Indiana McCaslins

Lawrence Hugh HamiltonAge: 77 years19161993

Name
Lawrence Hugh Hamilton
Birth August 5, 1916 26 30
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge A McCaslin
December 24, 1918 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherGeorge A McCaslin
December 26, 1918 (Age 2 years)
Source: S3955
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial 111632717)
Census 1920 (Age 3 years)
Note: He was 3-years and 4 months old at the time the census.
Birth of a brotherLowell McCaslin Hamilton
November 5, 1921 (Age 5 years)
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Death of a paternal grandmotherAnna Belle (Annie) Winchester
October 26, 1928 (Age 12 years)
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandmotherAnna Belle (Annie) Winchester
1928 (Age 11 years)
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 20 Stone 5
Census 1930 (Age 13 years)
Census 1940 (Age 23 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherLuna May List
December 8, 1945 (Age 29 years)

Burial of a maternal grandmotherLuna May List
December 10, 1945 (Age 29 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Sec B Row 21 Stone 9
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge S Hamilton
1954 (Age 37 years)

Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherGeorge S Hamilton
1954 (Age 37 years)
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 20 Stone 4
Death of a motherMary May McCaslin
February 21, 1959 (Age 42 years)
Source: S2098
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial of a motherMary May McCaslin
February 23, 1959 (Age 42 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 21 Stone 5 (Find A Grave Memorial# 111634314).
Death of a fatherHugh Winchester Hamilton
April 22, 1965 (Age 48 years)
Burial of a fatherHugh Winchester Hamilton
April 25, 1965 (Age 48 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 21 Stone 5 (Find A Grave Memorial# 111635876)
Death November 16, 1993 (Age 77 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Zip code of last residence 46131
Burial November 18, 1993 (2 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 21 Stone 6
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Marriage: October 28, 1915, Johnson, Indiana
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BirthFamily Bible records of Johnson County, Indiana and a collection of family records compiled from family Bibles and other sources
BirthSocial Security Death Index
BirthIndiana Births 1880-1920, Johnson County, Indiana, Index to Birth Records
Birth1920 US Federal Census
BirthS4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BirthFind a Grave
Census1930 US Federal Census
Census1940 US Federal Census
DeathFamily Bible records of Johnson County, Indiana and a collection of family records compiled from family Bibles and other sources
DeathSocial Security Death Index
DeathFind a Grave
DeathS4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BurialFind a Grave
BurialS4328
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census

He was 3-years and 4 months old at the time the census.

Death

Zip code of last residence 46131

Burial

Hopewell Cemetery Section A Row 21 Stone 6

Shared note

The Evening Star, Tuesday, August 29, 1916 page 3 column 6 HOPEWELL. The descendants of George and Elizabeth Alexander, held a reunuion Saturday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. George A McCaslin. About forty were present. Because of the rain, a big table was spread in a wagon shed, where a delightful pic- nic dinner was served. Those pres- ent were: Mr. and Mrs. George Mc- Caslin, Mr. and Mrs. John Z Hol- comb and daughter, Beaulah, Mr. and Mrs. Claude Hendricks, Thomas Alexander and family, Mr. and Mrs. R. N. McCaslin and daughter, Clara belle, Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Hamilton and son Lawrence Hugh, Mr. and Mrs. Cecil McCaslin and son Max, Mr. and Mrs. George Alexander and son, Thomas, Mr. and Mrs. W. E. McCaslin and daughter Elizabeth Louise, and Miss Belle McCaslin. Special guests were T. C. List and Mr. and Mrs. Will Chandlier and son Gordon.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 29-year-old Indiana-born farmer Hugh and his 34-year-old Indiana-born wife Mary [McCaslin] Hamilton have in their household their son, 3-year 4-month old Indiana-born Lawrence, Marys 63-year-old Indiana-born widowed mother, Luna [List] McCaslin, her 87-year-old Indiana-born grandfather, Tunis C List, and 23-year-old Indiana-born practical nurse Mary O Clark. Hugh owns the land that he farms. Everyone in the family except Lawrence can read and write.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 40-year-old farmer Hugh and his 44-year-old wife Mary [McCaslin] Hamilton were, respectively, 25 and 29 years old when they married. In their household are their two schoolboy sons, 13-year-old Lawrence and 8-year-old Lowell, and Marys widowed mother, 74-year-old Luna [List] McCaslin. Hugh owns the land he farms. He has not served in the military. The family has a radio.

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 49-year-old farmer Hugh and his 51-year-old [sic] wife Mary [McCaslin] Hamilton have in their household their Indiana-born sons, 23-year-old Lawrence and 18-year-old Lowell, and Luna's widowed mother 84-year-old Indiana-born Luna [List) McCaslin. The family is living in a house on a farm on Banta road. Hugh owns this house and it is worth $2,000. This family was living in the same house in 1935. Hugh completed four years of high school, Luna completed three, Lawrence completed four, Lowell completed three, and Luna completed two. Hugh and Lawrence are "farm operators" and both have worked 85 hours in the week of 24-30 March 1940. Mary is a housewife. Lowell is a student. Luna is recorded as "Other". No one is looking for work. Hugh and Lawrence have worked 52 weeks of the past year. No one was paid a wage or salary. Hugh, Lawrence and Luna have income from other sources. Johnson Social Security number issued in Indiana before 1951.

Lawrence Hamilton, born 5 Aug 1915, died 16 Nov 1993 in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana 46131 and was buried in Hopewell Cemetery, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, Section A Row 21 Stone 6.

Indiana State Department of Health, Certificate of Death State No.93-043626 Local No. 492 records the 77-year-old Lawrence Hamilton died 16 Nov 1993 of respriatory failure due to metastsis from colon cancer in Greenwood Convalesent Center, Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana. He was male, married (wife Virginia Utterback) and a farmer and manager (oil company). He was born to Hugh Hamilton and Mary McCaslin on 5 Aug 1916 in Johnson County, Indiana. The informant was his wife Virginia Hamilton. Lawrence was buried 19 Nov 1993 in Hopewell Cemetery by Vandivier-Tudor Funeral Home.

The Daily Journal (Franklin, Indiana), Wednesday, November 17, 1993, page 8 column 1 & 2 HOPEWELL Lawrence Hugh Hamilton Lawrence Hugh Hamilton, 77, died Tuesday at Greenwood Convalescent Center. He was a lifetime resident of Hopewell.

He was born Aug. 5, 1916, in Hopewell. His parents were Hugh Hamilton and Mary (McCaslin) Hamilton. He married Virginia Utterback Nov. 9, 1941, in Bargersville. She survives. Other survivors include a son, Jerry N. Hamilton of Franklin; a daughter, Brenda Jones of West Chester, Ohio; a brother, Lowell Hamilton of Franklin; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was a 1934 graduate of Hopewell High School.

He had been a farmer for 15 years. He also had been manager of Indiana Farm Bureau Coop for 15 years and had been employed by Getty Oil Co. in Edinburgh for 17 years.

He was a member of Scottish Rite, Valley of Indianapolis, Union village Order of Eastern Star 584, Hopewell Presbyterian Church were he had served as elder, and past master of Union Village Masonic Lodge 545.

The Rev. David E. Lee will conduct a service at 2 p.m. Friday at Vandivier-Tudor Funeral Home in Franklin. Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m.Thursday at the funeral home, where a Masonic memorial service will be conducted by Union Village Masonic Longe at 8:30 p.m. Burial will be at Hopewell Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Memorial Fund, Hopewell Presbyterian Church, Trou7 Box 217, Franklin, Ind. 46131; or the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 736, Franklin, Ind. 46131.