Indiana McCaslins

James G McCaslinAge: 63 years18151879

Name
James G McCaslin
Birth September 4, 1815 21 20
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterEliza Jane McCaslin
March 24, 1817 (Age 18 months)
Source: S2434
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Ann McCaslin
August 25, 1818 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterLucy Gaines McCaslin
February 25, 1820 (Age 4 years)
Census 1820 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterEsther Shilladay McCaslin
October 17, 1821 (Age 6 years)
Source: S1626
Publication: Gateway Press Inc, Baltimore 1984
Note: Birthplace given as Kentucky in the 1850 US Federal Census
Birth of a brotherGeorge Seaton McCaslin
March 20, 1823 (Age 7 years)
Source: S2434
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherWilliam David (David) McCaslin
January 18, 1825 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherRichard Thomas Henry (Thomas H) McCaslin
October 4, 1826 (Age 11 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterMargaret Eveline McCaslin
March 25, 1828 (Age 12 years)

Source: S2434
Death of a sisterMargaret Eveline McCaslin
before 1830 (Age 14 years)

Birth of a brotherJohn Finley Crowe McCaslin
January 24, 1830 (Age 14 years)
Census 1830 (Age 14 years)
Birth of a brotherHarvey Strawther McCaslin
October 30, 1831 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a sisterNancy Caroline McCaslin
September 22, 1835 (Age 20 years)
Birth of a sisterMinerva Catherine (Catherine) McCaslin
August 30, 1837 (Age 21 years)
Source: Find a Grave
MarriageSophia ShrewsburyView this family
November 30, 1837 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Lucy J McCaslin
March 16, 1839 (Age 23 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a sisterMariah M McCaslin
August 25, 1840 (Age 24 years)
Census 1840 (Age 24 years)
Death of a sonSmith McCaslin
March 15, 1843 (Age 27 years)

Birth of a son
#2
William Tipton McCaslin
October 24, 1843 (Age 28 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a daughter
#3
Nancy Vestina (Vestina) McCaslin
February 24, 1846 (Age 30 years)
Source: S5591
Birth of a daughter
#4
Fannie W McCaslin
September 7, 1849 (Age 34 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherDavid Wasson McCaslin
December 17, 1850 (Age 35 years)
Publication: Brant & Fuller (Chicago, Illinois 1888)
Burial of a paternal grandfatherDavid Wasson McCaslin
after December 17, 1850 (Age 35 years)
Note: McCaslin Cemetery; Findagrave Memorial # 31624145
Census 1850 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Collin Hill McCaslin
August 24, 1852 (Age 36 years)
Note: also given as 24 Sep 1852
Birth of a son
#6
Irvin McCaslin
January 1855 (Age 39 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Emma McCaslin
July 8, 1857 (Age 41 years)
Death of a daughterLucy J McCaslin
August 29, 1859 (Age 43 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a daughterLucy J McCaslin
after August 29, 1859 (Age 43 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Pisgah Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 74654084)
Census 1860 (Age 44 years)
Burial of a sisterMinerva Catherine (Catherine) McCaslin
after April 2, 1863 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80512442)
Death of a sisterMinerva Catherine (Catherine) McCaslin
April 12, 1863 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a fatherRichard McCaslin
May 17, 1863 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherRichard McCaslin
after May 17, 1863 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 31623867)
Marriage of a childJohn G ChambersFannie W McCaslinView this family
October 25, 1866 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam Tipton McCaslinMargaret M ChambersView this family
August 20, 1867 (Age 51 years)
Note: Williams name is recorded as McCasland on his wedding license issued 19 Aug 1867. They were married by Alexander Chambers.
Marriage of a childThomas Milford CoxNancy Vestina (Vestina) McCaslinView this family
February 5, 1870 (Age 54 years)
Census 1870 (Age 54 years)
Death of a brotherWilliam David (David) McCaslin
February 3, 1874 (Age 58 years)
Burial of a brotherWilliam David (David) McCaslin
after February 3, 1874 (Age 58 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial #80520880)
Death of a motherNancy Sledd
August 18, 1874 (Age 58 years)

Source: S2451
Burial of a motherNancy Sledd
after August 18, 1874 (Age 58 years)
Note: Graham Presbyterian Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 31623296)
Death of a sisterEliza Jane McCaslin
September 10, 1874 (Age 59 years)
Death of a daughterFannie W McCaslin
February 28, 1875 (Age 59 years)
Burial of a daughterFannie W McCaslin
after February 28, 1875 (Age 59 years)
Note: Pisgah Church Cemetery Sec 14-4-8 (Find A Grave Memorial# 74522526)
Death of a sisterNancy Caroline McCaslin
before April 6, 1875 (Age 59 years)

Death of a brotherGeorge Seaton McCaslin
April 23, 1876 (Age 60 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherGeorge Seaton McCaslin
after April 23, 1876 (Age 60 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Donaldson Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 92875954)
Marriage of a childCollin Hill McCaslinHenrietta (Rettie) BranamanView this family
February 14, 1877 (Age 61 years)
Occupation
1860-70 Farmer

Death July 28, 1879 (Age 63 years)
Burial after July 28, 1879
Note: Pisgah Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 76370479)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: April 21, 1814, Shelby, Kentucky
16 months
himself
19 months
younger sister
17 months
younger sister
18 months
younger sister
20 months
younger sister
17 months
younger brother
22 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
18 months
younger sister
22 months
younger brother
21 months
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
23 months
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
Family with Sophia Shrewsbury - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: November 30, 1837, Jefferson, Indiana
15 months
daughter
Lucy J McCaslin
Birth: March 16, 1839 23 19Graham, Jefferson, Indiana
Death: August 29, 1859Graham, Jefferson, Indiana
son
son
2 years
daughter
4 years
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
son
3 years
daughter
Emma McCaslin
Birth: July 8, 1857 41 37Indiana
Death: December 2, 1907Graham, Jefferson, Indiana

Burial

Pisgah Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 76370479)

Shared note

In the 1820 US Federal Census for Jefferson County, Indiana, Richard Mc Cartton [McCaslin] has in his household one male under ten [James G], one male twenty-six to forty-five [himself], three females under ten [Eliza Jane, Elizabeth Ann and Lucy Gaines], and one female aged sixteen to twenty-six [his wife Nancy Sledd McCaslin].

In the 1830 US Federal Census for Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana, Richard McAslon [McCaslin] has in his household two males under five years of age [Richard Thomas Henry and John Finley C], two males of five and under 10 [George Seaton and William David], one male of 15 and under 20 [James G], and one male of thirty and under forty [himself], one female of five and under ten [Esther Shilladay], three females of ten and under fifteen [Eliza Jane, Elizabeth Ann and Lucy Gaines] and one female of thrity and under forty [his wife Nancy Sledd McCaslin].

James G McCaslin and Sophia Shrewsbury marry 30 Nov 1837 in Jefferson County, Indiana.

In the 1840 US Federal Census for Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana, James G McAslin [McCaslin] has in his household one male 20 and under 30 (himself), one female under five (Lucy J) and one female 20 and under 30 (his wife, Sophia Shewsbury McCaslin). James is living next door to the households of his father-in-law Benjamin Shrewsbury and brother-in-law Irvin Shrewsbury.

Francis Tilton sold lot 28 in Tiltons Addition of Dupont to the trustees of Dupont Baptist Church in Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana for $1 on March 29, 1848. The trustees were Simeon L. Reynolds, James G. McCaslin, and William Nicholson.

In the 1850 US Federal Census for Lancaster, Jefferson, Indiana, 35-year-old Kentucky-born farmer James G McCasland [McCaslin] owns $1000 worth of real estate. He and his 31-year-old Kentucky-born wife Sophie [Sophia Shrewsbury] McCasland [McCaslin] have in their household their Indiana-born children, 11-year-old Lucy, 6-year-old Wm T [William Tipton] , 4-year-old Vesta [Nancy Vestina] and one-year-old Fanny. The family is living next to the household of Sophias widowed mother, 57-year-old Connecticut-born Lucy [Smith] Shrewsbury and Sophias brother 17-year-old Indiana-born John H Shrewsbury. Lucy owns real estate worth $1,500.

In the 1860 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 44-year-old Jas [James] McCaslin is a farmer with $4,400 in real estate and $953 in personal property. He and his 40-year-old wife Sophia [Shrewsbury] McCaslin have their six surviving children in their household, 16-year-old William T, 14-year-old Nancy V, 11-year-old Fanny W, 7-year-old Collin H, 5-year-old Irvin and 3-year-old Emma. William, Nancy, Fanny and Collin have all attended school in the past year.

On his death on 17 May 1863, Richard left a legacy of $70 apiece to his children, James, Elizabeth [Eliza Jane], George, Lucy, Esther F [sic], John, David [William David], Thomas [Richard Thomas Henry], Strawder [sic Harvey Strawther], Nancy, Maria [Mariah] and Elizabeth A. This was taxed at 1% as an excise tax in August of 1864 by the Federal Government.I

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Graham, Jefferson, Indiana, 54-year-old Kentucky-born farmer James McCaslin has $14,000 in real estate and $2,000 in personal property. He and his 50-year wife Sophia [Shrewsbury] McCaslin have their three youngest children living at home, 17-year-old farm laborer Collin, 15-year-old Irvin, and 13-year-old Emma. All three children have attended school in the past year.

James McCaslin, born 4 Sep 1815 in Indiana, died 28 Jul 1879 in Graham, Jefferson, Indiana and was buried in the Pisgah Church Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 76370479).