Indiana McCaslins

Birth April 13, 1866 42 39
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherArchibald W Byers
December 28, 1869 (Age 3 years)
Census 1870 (Age 3 years)
Census 1880 (Age 13 years)
Death of a brotherRobert McCauley Byers
November 30, 1887 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherRobert McCauley Byers
after November 30, 1887 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653)
MarriageRobert Newton (Newton) McCaslinView this family
November 10, 1892 (Age 26 years)
Note: Roberts middle name Newton is transcribed Neuton in the Johnson County Marriage Collection.
Birth of a daughter
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Clarabel McCaslin
October 1, 1898 (Age 32 years)
Death of a fatherHenry S Byers
October 15, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a fatherHenry S Byers
after October 15, 1900 (Age 34 years)
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1
Census 1900 (Age 33 years)
Death of a motherMaria McCaulay
February 16, 1901 (Age 34 years)
Note: Book H-19 page 43
Burial of a motherMaria McCaulay
after February 16, 1901 (Age 34 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1
Census 1910 (Age 43 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge W Byers
August 14, 1919 (Age 53 years)

Census 1920 (Age 53 years)
Death of a sisterSarah M Byers
May 14, 1923 (Age 57 years)
Census 1925 (Age 58 years)
Death of a sisterCaroline Byers
June 1, 1928 (Age 62 years)

Death of a brotherSlyvanus Byers
January 15, 1929 (Age 62 years)

Burial of a brotherSlyvanus Byers
after January 15, 1929 (Age 62 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 9
Census 1930 (Age 63 years)
Death of a husbandRobert Newton (Newton) McCaslin
May 19, 1937 (Age 71 years)
Source: S2098
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a husbandRobert Newton (Newton) McCaslin
after May 19, 1937 (Age 71 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1 (Find A Grave Memorial# 122589668)
Death of a brotherAlonzo W Byers
1940 (Age 73 years)

Census 1940 (Age 73 years)
Death October 14, 1940 (Age 74 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial after October 14, 1940
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1 (Find A Grave Memorial# 122589781)
Family with parents - View this family
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mother
Marriage: January 9, 1845
10 months
elder brother
Robert McCauley Byers
Birth: November 17, 1845 22 19Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Death: November 30, 1887Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
16 months
elder sister
18 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
elder sister
2 years
elder brother
2 years
elder sister
2 years
elder sister
15 months
elder sister
2 years
herself
4 years
younger brother
Family with Robert Newton (Newton) McCaslin - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: November 10, 1892, Johnson, Indiana
6 years
daughter

Marriage

Roberts middle name Newton is transcribed Neuton in the Johnson County Marriage Collection.

Burial

Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1 (Find A Grave Memorial# 122589781)

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 47-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $36,000 worth of real estate and $3,710 worth of personal property. He and his 45-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 24-year-old Robert M, 21-year-old Sarah M, 19-year-old George, 16-year-old Alonzo N, 15-year-old twins Caroline and Adaline, 12-year-old Sylvanus, 5-year-old Susan and 5-month old (December-born) Archabald, and 14-year-old Indiana-born Julia White (relationship to the family unknown). Maria is keeping house, Robert M is a farmer with $5,500 worth of real estate and $1,700 worth of personal property, Sarah M has no occupation, and George, Alonzo, Adaline, Caroline, Sylvanus and Susan have attended school in the past year.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 57-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers, Sr and his 54-year-old Indiana-born [sic] wife Mariah [sic] [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 22-year-old farmer Silvanis [sic], 14-year-old Susanah, 10-year-old Archibald, 31-year-old widow Sarah M Byer Vandivier and her son 7-year-old Elmore Vandivier. Also in this household are two of Henry's nephews, 15-year-old Lincoln Byers and 20-year-old Franklin Aten who are listed as working on the farm.

The Franklin Democrat, Friday, February 26, 1897, Volume XXXVII, Number 33, page 3, column 2 FROM OVER THE COUNTY. FIRST MT PLEASANT. Newton McCaslin and wife visited her brother George Byers, Monday.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 44-year-old Indiana-born farmer Robert N and his 34-year-old Indiana-born wife Susan [Byers] McCaslin have been married eight years and have had one child, their Indiana-born daughter, one-year-old Clara B. Also in their household, are Susan's parents, 77-year-old Kentucky-born Henry S and 74-year-old Kentucky-born Maria [McCauley] Byers, who have been married 55 years and have had thirteen children, eight of whom are living. The family employs three servants, 71-year-old Ohio-born widow Nancy Sutter (nurse), and a couple, Kentucky-born 33-year-old Frank Grant (hired hand) and Kentucky-born 33-year-old Mollie Grant (housekeeper). Henry Byers and the Grants cannot read and write. The rest of the adults in this household are literate. Robert's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Tennessee; Susan's parents were born in Kentucky. Henry S parents were born in Kentucky; Maria's father was born in Scotland and her mother in Kentucky.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 54-year-old Indiana-born farmer Robert N and his 44-year-old Indiana-born wife Susan [Byers] McCaslin have been married seventeen years and have had one child, their Indiana-born daughter, 11-year-old Clara B. Also in their household, are a 56-year-old Indiana-born servant Ella Pierce and Robert's sister-in-law, 61-year-old Indiana-born widow Sarah A [Byers] Vandivier. Sarah has borne one child, 37-year-old Indiana-born farmer Elmer [sic Elmore] Vandivier. Elmore and his family are living next door. Everyone is literate except Ella Pierce. All speak English. Clara has attended school in the past year. Robert owns his farm free of mortgage. He is doing "General Farming". Robert's father was born in the United States [sic] and his mother in Indiana; Susan's parents were born in Indiana [sic Kentucky]; Clara's parents were born in Indiana; Ella's father was born in Indiana and her mother in Ohio; Sarah's parents were born in Kentucky.

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, 64-year-old Indiana-born farmer Newton and his 54-year-old Indiana-born wife Susanna [Byers] McCaslin have in their household their Indiana-born daughter, 21-year-old Clara Belle. The family is living on a farm on Mt Pleasant Road South, which Newton owns, but with a mortgage. Newton is doing "general farming". Clara has attended school in the past year. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Robert's parents were born in the United States [sic]; Susanna's parents were born in Kentucky; Clara's parents were born in Indiana

In the 1923 Clinton, Iowa City Directory, R Newton McCaslin is a worker at C Corn Syrup. He, his wife, Suie [sic] and their daughter, Clara, who is a high school teacher, live at 614 10th Av.

In the 1925 Iowa State Census for Clinton, Clinton, Iowa, 68-year-old Robert M [sic] McCaslin, his 58-year-old wife Susana [sic] [Byers] McCaslin and their daughter 26-year-old Clara B McCaslin are boarding in the house of 37-year-old Frank and 32-year-old Agnes Clark. The McCaslin family has lived in the US all their lives and in Iowa three years. Robert has completed 12 years of schooling; Susanna has completed 8 years; Clara has completed 4 years of college. They all are literate and born in Indiana. Robert's father is Kentucky-born John McCaslin and his mother is Martha L Alexander; they were married in Indiana. Susanna's father is Kentucky-born Henry S Byers and her mother is Indiana-born Maria McCauley; they were married in Indiana. Clara's father is Indiana-born Robert M [sic] McCaslin and her mother is Indiana-born Susana [sic] Byers; they were married in Indiana. Robert is engaged in "agricultural pursuits". Clara is engaged in "professional services". The McCaslins are Protestant.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 74-year-old Indiana-born farmer Newton and his 64-year-old Indiana-born wife Susanna [Byers] McCaslin were married when he was 40- and she was 30-years old [abt 1896 sic, they married in 1892]. They have in their household their 31-year-old Indiana-born single daughter Clarabel. No one has any employment listed. Newton owns the farm where they are living. Newton has not served in the military. They have a radio. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana [sic].

In the 1940 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 79-year-old, Indiana-born widow Sussi [sic] [Byers] McCaslin is living with the Oren Kelling family as a lodger at 468 South Main. She has completed eighth grade. Her residence in 1935 was on a farm in rural Johnson County, Indiana. She is a housewife who has no job and is not looking for one. She has no outside source of income.

Susanna [Byers] McCaslin, born 13 Apr 1866, died 14 Oct 1940 and was buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1 (Find A Grave Memorial# 122589781).