Indiana McCaslins

Leile McCaslin1854

Leile McCaslin
Married name
Leile Blake
Birth October 1854 23 21
Census 1860 (Age 5 years)
Birth of a sisterAnna McCaslin
about 1861 (Age 6 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherMary (Polly) McCartney
before March 9, 1861 (Age 6 years)
Note: Andrew McCaslin married his second wife Rebecca Williams Hutchison on 9 Mar 1861
Death of a fatherHarvey L McCaslin
before 1870 (Age 15 years)

Note: His wife Laura is a widow in the 1870 census
Census 1870 (Age 15 years)
MarriageWilliam Butler BlakeView this family
June 10, 1873 (Age 18 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherSamuel S Cole
before 1880 (Age 25 years)

Note: His wife Margaret is listed as a widow on the 1880 census
Census 1880 (Age 25 years)
Marriage of a parentThomas Jefferson JamesLaura V ColeView this family
November 4, 1883 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
Gerry Leonard Blake
December 20, 1883 (Age 29 years)
Death of a childUnknown Child Blake
before 1900 (Age 45 years)

Census 1900 (Age 45 years)
Marriage of a childGerry Leonard BlakeLula F BarkdallView this family
May 9, 1904 (Age 49 years)
Census 1910 (Age 55 years)
Death of a sonGerry Leonard Blake
September 25, 1962 (Age 107 years)
Burial of a sonGerry Leonard Blake
after September 25, 1962 (Age 107 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Floral Park Cemetery, Garden of Serenity, Section E (Find A Grave Memorial# 55721913).

Family with parents - View this family
Marriage: December 8, 1853, Jefferson, Indiana
11 months
7 years
younger sister
Mother’s family with Thomas Jefferson James - View this family
Marriage: November 4, 1883, Jefferson, Indiana
Family with William Butler Blake - View this family
Marriage: June 10, 1873, Jefferson, Indiana
11 years

Shared note

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 28-year-old Carpenter Harvey L McCaslin, his 27-year-old wife Laura [Cole] McCaslin and their 5-year-old daughter Lela M are living with Lauras parents 65-year-old Samuel S and 63-year-old Margaret Cole.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 36-year-old widow Laura [Cole] McCaslin and her daughters, 15-year-old Lella and 9-year-old Anna, are living with her parents, 75-year-old S.S. (Samuel S] and 73-year-old Margaret Cole.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 32-year-old farmer William B Blake and his 26-year-old wife Lelie [McCaslin] are living near his brothers, John and George Blake and their families, and Lelies cousins, 65-year-old Sophie [Shrewsbury], 25-year-old Ervin [Irvin], 21-year-old Emma, and 27-year-old Collin.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 51-year-old Indiana-born farmer Butler [William Butler, transcribed as Baller] and his 45-year-old Indiana-born wife Lelia M [McCaslin] Blake have been married 26-years and have had two children but only one child, 16-year-old Indiana-born farm laborer Gary L, is living. The family is literate and can speak English. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. William owns his farm free of mortgage.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 61-year-old Indiana-born farmer William O B and his 56-year-old Indiana-born wife Leilie M [McCaslin] Blake have been married 37-years and have had one child who is living. They have in their household Leilie's mother 77-year-old Indiana-born [sic] Laura V [Cole McCaslin] James, who has been married twice. She has born three children but only one is living. Everyone is literate. William owns the land, where he is doing "general farming", free of mortgage. William's parents were born in Indiana, Lella's father in Indiana and her mother in Ohio, and Laura's father was born in Indiana [sic] and her mother in Ohio [sic].