Indiana McCaslins

Sarah M ByersAge: 74 years18481923

Name
Sarah M Byers
Married name
Sarah M Vandivier
Birth October 4, 1848 25 22
Census 1850 (Age 14 months)
Birth of a brotherGeorge W Byers
June 15, 1851 (Age 2 years)
Death of a sisterMary E Byers
September 18, 1851 (Age 2 years)

Birth of a brotherAlonzo W Byers
October 3, 1853 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterCaroline Byers
December 7, 1855 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterAdaline Byers
December 7, 1855 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherSlyvanus Byers
April 20, 1858 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterClarissa Byers
July 4, 1860 (Age 11 years)

Census 1860 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterRachel Byers
November 10, 1862 (Age 14 years)

Death of a sisterRachel Byers
December 4, 1862 (Age 14 years)

Death of a sisterClarissa Byers
April 4, 1863 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a sisterAlmira Byers
February 7, 1864 (Age 15 years)

Death of a sisterAlmira Byers
April 22, 1865 (Age 16 years)

Birth of a sisterSusanna (Susan, Susie) Byers
April 13, 1866 (Age 17 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherArchibald W Byers
December 28, 1869 (Age 21 years)
Census 1870 (Age 21 years)
MarriageIsaac M VandivierView this family
December 7, 1871 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Elmore (Elmer) Vandivier
October 3, 1872 (Age 23 years)
Death of a husbandIsaac M Vandivier
May 20, 1875 (Age 26 years)
Note: His wife, Sarah [Byers] Vandivier is a widow in the 1880 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana
Census 1880 (Age 31 years)
Death of a brotherRobert McCauley Byers
November 30, 1887 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherRobert McCauley Byers
after November 30, 1887 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Mount Pleasant Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 86161653)
Death of a fatherHenry S Byers
October 15, 1900 (Age 52 years)
Burial of a fatherHenry S Byers
after October 15, 1900 (Age 52 years)
Note: Buried in 1st Mount Pleasant Cemetery Section G Row 1 Stone 1
Death of a motherMaria McCaulay
February 16, 1901 (Age 52 years)
Note: Book H-19 page 43
Burial of a motherMaria McCaulay
after February 16, 1901 (Age 52 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 61 years)
Death of a brotherGeorge W Byers
August 14, 1919 (Age 70 years)

Death May 14, 1923 (Age 74 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
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
herself
3 years
younger brother
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
younger sister
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
15 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Family with Isaac M Vandivier - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 7, 1871, Johnson, Indiana
10 months
son

Shared note

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 26-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $5000 worth of real estate. He and his 25-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 4-year-old Robert McCauley, 3-year-old Mary E and one-year-old Sarah, 19-year-old Indiana-born laborer Abraham Mitchel and 14-year-old Kentucky-born Elizabeth Crim, whose relationship to the family is unknown.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 37-year-old Kentucky-born farmer Henry Byers owns $15,000 worth of real estate and $5,000 worth of personal property. He and his 35-year-old Kentucky-born wife Mary [McCauley] Byers have in their household their Indiana-born children, 14-year-old Robert M, 11-year-old Sarah M, 9-year-old George W, 6-year-old Alonzo N, 4-year-old twins Caroline and Adaline, and 2-year-old Sylvanus, 17-year-old Indiana-born domestic servant Sara E Flinn and 20-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Thomas Flinn.

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.

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.