Indiana McCaslins

John Franklin BrownAge: 85 years18281913

Name
John Franklin Brown
Birth May 1, 1828
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
MarriageEva Jane VanarsdaleView this family
January 27, 1855 (Age 26 years)
Note: Evas last name is recorded as Vanarsdoll on the Indiana Marriage Records.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mary Brown
about 1857 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Emma Brown
about 1859 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Sanford Brown
about 1862 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Merritt Brown
about 1864 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Thomas Brown
October 1865 (Age 37 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Simon Brown
about 1869 (Age 40 years)
Census 1870 (Age 41 years)
Birth of a daughter
#7
Anna Brown
February 1872 (Age 43 years)
Census 1880 (Age 51 years)
Marriage of a childWalter HendersonAnna BrownView this family
about 1893 (Age 64 years)

Death of a wifeEva Jane Vanarsdale
April 24, 1894 (Age 65 years)
Burial of a wifeEva Jane Vanarsdale
after April 24, 1897 (Age 68 years)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Buried in Greenwood Cemetery Section H Row 9 Stone 16
Census 1900 (Age 71 years)
MarriageMahala ?(Brown)View this family
about 1907 (Age 78 years)

Census 1910 (Age 81 years)
Occupation
1870-80 Farmer; 1900 Landlord; 1910 Retired and living on own income

Death July 25, 1913 (Age 85 years)
Note: 85 years old at the time of his death
Burial July 28, 1913 (3 days after death)
Source: S3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Buried in Greenwood Cemetery Section H Row 9 Stone 16
Family with Eva Jane Vanarsdale - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: January 27, 1855, Johnson, Indiana
3 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
4 years
son
3 years
son
22 months
son
4 years
son
3 years
daughter
Family with Mahala ?(Brown) - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1907

Birth1880 US Federal Census
Birth1900 US Federal Census
BirthS3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
MarriageIndiana Marriage Collection 1800-1941, Marriage Records 1848-1905 Books 3-7, Part I Index of Grooms Part II Index of Brides
Census1870 US Federal Census
Census1880 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Marriage1910 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Occupation1870 US Federal Census
Occupation1880 US Federal Census
Occupation1900 US Federal Census
Occupation1910 US Federal Census
NameIndiana Deaths, 1882-1920
DeathIndiana Deaths, 1882-1920
BurialS3940
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Marriage

Evas last name is recorded as Vanarsdoll on the Indiana Marriage Records.

Death

85 years old at the time of his death

Burial

Buried in Greenwood Cemetery Section H Row 9 Stone 16

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 41-year-old farmer John Brown and his 36-year-old wife Eva J [Jane E] have in their household their children, 13-year-old Mary, 11-year-old Emma, 9-year-old Sanford, 7-year-old Merritt, 5-year-old Thomas and 2-year-old Simon. Mary, Emma, Sanford and Merritt have attended school in the past year. While their mother Eva can read and write, their father John cannot.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 52-year-old farmer John F Brown and his 49-year-old wife Jane E [Eva J] have in their household their children, 18-year-old Sanford, 16-year-old Merit, 14-year-old Thomas, 11-year-old Simon and 7-year-old Anna, and a cousin 18-year-old Mary Adams. All the sons work on the farm while Mary Adams works in the family. Merit, Thomas, Simon and Anna have attended school in the past year. Johns parents were born in Virginia, whereas Janes were born in Kentucky

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 72-year-old widower, John Brown is living with his daughter 28-year-old Anna [Brown] Henderson and her 31-year-old farmer husband Walter Henderson. Johns occupation is listed as landlord.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 81-year-old John Brown and his second wife, 62-year-old Mahala have been married 3-years. Mahala is listed as having one child, probably from her first marriage. John is listed as living on his own income.