Indiana McCaslins

Thomas Leon AlexanderAge: 68 years19101978

Name
Thomas Leon Alexander
Birth April 11, 1910 46 32
Census 1910
Census 1920 (Age 9 years)
Death of a fatherGeorge L Alexander
September 20, 1930 (Age 20 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherGeorge L Alexander
after September 20, 1930 (Age 20 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 33543548)
Census 1930 (Age 19 years)
Death of a half-brotherPaul Alexander
November 1, 1932 (Age 22 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a half-brotherPaul Alexander
November 3, 1932 (Age 22 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 28849351)
MarriageHazel WireyView this family
May 11, 1946 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a motherMinnie Sherman
February 24, 1968 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a motherMinnie Sherman
after February 24, 1968 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 33544315)
Death of a half-brotherDonald Bryon McQuinn
May 1969 (Age 59 years)
Note: Zip code of last residence is 46222
Occupation
1930 Farmer; aft 1946 employed by Indiana Gas and Water Company

Death April 30, 1978 (Age 68 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial May 3, 1978 (3 days after death)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 206285440
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 1909
10 months
himself
Father’s family with Anna B (Annie) Fishback - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: October 31, 1889, Johnson, Indiana
10 months
half-brother
Paul Alexander
Birth: August 21, 1890 27 26Indiana
Death: November 1, 1932Columbus, Bartholomew, Indiana
Mother’s family with John W McQuinn - View this family
step-father
mother
Marriage: November 22, 1894, Johnson, Indiana
20 months
half-brother
2 years
half-brother
Mother’s family with Private - View this family
step-father
Private
mother
Family with Hazel Wirey - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: May 11, 1946Franklin, Johnson, Indiana

Burial

Greenlawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 206285440

Shared note

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Needham, Johnson, Indiana, 46-year-old [should be 52] farmer George McCaslin has married 33-year-old Minnie Sherman McQuinn after the death of his first wife, Annie Fishback McCaslin. George and Minnie have in their household his 19-year-old farmer son Paul McCaslin, her 13-year-old son Donald McQuinn, and their less than a month old son Thomas L McCaslin. George and Minnie have been married one year. It is her second marriage and his third, although that is not confirmed by the Johnson Family Bible records. Minnie has born three children and two are living.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Needham, Johnson, Indiana, 56-year-old [should be 62] farmer George and his 43-year-old wife Minnie [Sherman McQuinn] McCaslin have in their household his 29-year-old farmer son Paul (by his first wife) and their son 9-year-old Thomas. Their farm is on Jackson Highway and is owned free and clear of mortgage.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Needham, Johnson, Indiana, 66-year-old [should be 72 according to the 1900 census] farmer George and his 53-year-old wife Minnie [Sherman McQuinn] McCaslin have in their household his 40-year-old farmer son Paul (by his first wife) and their son 19-year-old Thomas.

Thomas Alexander died 30 April 1978 in Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 46131. His social security number was issued in Indiana before 1951.

Obituary #1: Franklin Daily Journal 1 May 1978 Thomas Alexander rites Wednesday

Thomas L. Alexander, 68, Franklin route 5, died Sunday morning at his residence. He had been a lifelong resident of Franklin.

Born April 11, 1910, in Johnson County, he was the son of George and Minnie (Sherman) Alexander.

He was married to Hazel Wyrick [Wirey] on May 11, 1946 in Franklin. Mrs. Alexander survives.

Mr. Alexander was employed with Indiana Gas and Water Company and had been retired from that company for the past 10 years. He was a member of the Shiloh Church, Edinburgh American Legion, Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge and had served as a member of the Army Medical Corps in World War II.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home, with burial in Greenlawn Cemetery. Rev. Charles Paxton will officiate.

Calling hours will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Obituary #2: Edinburgh Tri-County Enterprise 3 May 1978 THOMAS ALEXANDER

Thomas Alexander, 68, route 5, Franklin, died Sunday morning at his residence. He had retired 10 years ago from the Indiana Gas and Water Company of Franklin.

Funeral services were conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Vandivier - Parsley Funeral Home in Franklin by the Rev. Charles Paxton. Burial was at Greenlawn Cemetery there. Calling hours at the funeral home will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Alexander was born April 11, 1910, in Johnson County, son of George and Minnie Sherman Alexander. He was a lifelong resident of the Franklin area; was a member of the Shiloh Church, the Edinburgh American Legion, the Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge and had served in the Army Medical Corps during the second world war.

He married Hazel Wirey, formerly of Edinburgh, May 11, 1946, in Franklin, and she survives.

Obituary #3: Columbus Republic 2 May 1978 Indiana Gas Retiree T. L. Alexander Franklin

FRANKLIN -- Thomas L. Alexander, 68, of Franklin route 5, died Sunday morning at his residence. He had retired 10 years ago from the Indiana Gas and Water Company of Franklin.

Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Vandivier-Parsley Funeral Home in Franklin by the Rev. Charles Paxton. Burial will be at the Greenlawn Cemetery there. Calling hours at the funeral home will be after 2 p.m. Tuesday.

Alexander was born April 11, 1910, in Johnson County, son of George and Minnie Sherman Alexander. He was a lifelong resident of the Franklin area; was a member of the Shiloh Church, the Edinburgh American Legion, the Franklin Odd Fellows Lodge and had served in the Army Medical Corps during the second world war.

He married Hazel Wyrick [Wirey] on May 11, 1946, in Franklin, and she survives.

Obituaries transcribed by Mark Wirey.