Indiana McCaslins

John Daniel McCauleyAge: 83 years18871970

Name
John Daniel McCauley
Birth May 15, 1887 29 30
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Birth of a sisterLizzie McCauley
October 1890 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherClarence McCauley
February 1895 (Age 7 years)
Census 1900 (Age 12 years)
MarriageVerdin MaddingView this family
about 1910 (Age 22 years)

Death of a wifeVerdin Madding
about 1911 (Age 23 years)

Death of a fatherJames McCauley
March 27, 1911 (Age 23 years)

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Burial of a fatherJames McCauley
after March 27, 1911 (Age 23 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: St Marys Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 117298478)
MarriageEdna SparrowView this family
about 1913 (Age 25 years)

DivorceEdna SparrowView this family
May 18, 1917 (Age 30 years)
Census 1920 (Age 32 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Harold James McCauley
August 26, 1921 (Age 34 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John Francis McCauley
August 15, 1923 (Age 36 years)
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Birth of a son
#3
Donald Thomas McCauley
August 11, 1925 (Age 38 years)
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Census 1930 (Age 42 years)
Death of a motherAnna Harding
August 14, 1939 (Age 52 years)

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Burial of a motherAnna Harding
after August 14, 1939 (Age 52 years)
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Note: St Mary's Cemetery Find A Grave Memorial# 117298499)
Census 1940 (Age 52 years)
Census 1940 (Age 52 years)
Death November 23, 1970 (Age 83 years)
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Burial after November 23, 1970
Source: Find a Grave
Note: St Marys Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 117257154)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
elder sister
5 years
elder brother
2 years
himself
4 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
Family with Verdin Madding - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1910
Family with Edna Sparrow - View this family
himself
ex-wife
Marriage: about 1913
Divorce: May 18, 1917, Jennings, Indiana
Family with Blanche Lulu McClelland (McClellan) - View this family
himself
wife
son
2 years
son
2 years
son
Donald Thomas McCauley
Birth: August 11, 1925 38 29North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana
Death: June 27, 2004Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky
daughter
Private
son
Private

Burial

St Marys Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 117257154)

Shared note

The 1900 US Federal Census for Center, Jennings, Indiana records 43-year-old, Indiana-born James McCauley Jr, his 43-year-old, Iowa-born wife Anna [Harding] and their Indiana-born children, 19-year-old Mary, 15-year-old George, 13-year-old John, 9-year-old Lizzie and 5-year-old Clarence. James and Anna have been married 20 years. Anna has borne seven children and five are living. James owns the house in which they are living, free of mortgage. This house is next to that of James Jr's parents, James McCauley Sr and his wife Anna. Mary, George and John have attended school nine months of the past year. They and their parents are literate and speak English. James is a railroad section foreman. James' parents were born in Ireland. Anna's parents were born in Indiana. The children's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Iowa.

When 30-year-old John Daniel McCauley registers for the WWI Draft on 5 Jun 1917, he states that his home address is East O&M Ave, North Vernon, Indiana, that he was born 15 May 1887 in North Vernon, Indiana and therefore is a natural born citizen. He is a laborer at Swing factory, employed by North Vernon Lbr. Co. of North Vernon, Indiana. He has a mother and a sister as dependents. He is single, caucasian and has had no military service. He claims exemption on the basis of a right hip fractured. He is of medium height and slender build with dark blue eyes and light brown hair. He has not lost an arm, leg, hand, foot or both eyes. This information was taken by Andew F Reynolds.

On 28 Aug 1917 John Daniel McCauley and Blanche L McClellan apply for a marriage licennse at the Jennings County Courthouse in Vernon.

The information that John gave was that he is white, born in Jennings County, Indiana on 15 May 1887. His present rresidence is North Vernon, Indiana and his present occupation laborer. He is not 'blood kin" to Blanche. His father's name is James McCauley, born in Pennsylvania [sic], deceased. His mother's name is Anna Harding, born in Iowa. She is a domestic and her residence is North Vernon, Indiana. John has not been in an insane asylum nor a "home for indigent persons" in the past five years. John has been married twice. His second marriage ended in divorce on 18 May 1917. He does not have epilepsy, tuberculosis, veneral or any other contagious or transmissable disease. He is not an imbecile, feeble-minded, idiotic or insane or under guardianship as a person of unsound mind.

The information that Blanche gave was that she is white, born in Jennings County, Indiana on 18 Jan 1896. Her present rresidence is North Vernon, Indiana and her present occupation domestic. Her father's name is Morton McClellan, born in Jennings County, Indiana. His occupation is clerk and his residence North Vernon, Indiana. Her mother's name is Ella Mountz, born in Jennings County, Indiana. She is a resident of North Vernon, Indiana. Blanche has not been in an insane asylum nor a "home for indigent persons" in the past five years. This is her first marriage. She does not have epilepsy, tuberculosis, veneral or any other contagious or transmissable disease. She is not an imbecile, feeble-minded, idiotic or insane or under guardianship as a person of unsound mind.

The license was granted by Clerk of the Court Lloyd G Hudson on 28 Aug 1917 and John and Blanche were married by Chesley Holmes, Minister of the Gospel on the same day.

The 1920 US Federal Census for Center, Jennings, Indiana records 62-year-old, Iowa-born widow Ann [Harding] McCauley, her Indiana-born sons, 24-year-old Clarence and 32-year-old John, and John's 23-year-old, Indiana-born wife Blanche [McClellan] McCauley. This household is living at O&M Street, in a house that Anna owns, free of mortgage. Anna and Blanche are "housekeepers". Clarence is a lawyer. John is an "o clerk " [office clerk?] for a sawmill. Everyone is literate and speaks English. Anna's father was born in Kentucky [sic] and her mother in Ohio [sic]. Clarence and John's father was born in Indiana and their mother in Iowa. Blanche's parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana, 42-year-old, Indiana-born John D McCauley and his 34-year-old, Indiana-born wife Blanche L [McClellan] McCauley were married for the first time when he was 23- and she was 21-years old. This would indicate that John has been married before [see marriage license application]. They have in their household their Indiana-born children, 8-year-old Harold J, 6-year-old John Jr., 4-year- 7-month-old Donald T and 1-year 5-month old Eleanor, and John's 73-year-old, Iowa-born widowed mother Anna J [Harding] McCauley. The family is living at 202 College Street in a house that John owns, worth $2,500. Harold and John have attended school in that past year. John is a laborer for the state highway and has not worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He is a veteran of WWI. John's father was born in Indiana and his mother in Iowa. Everyone else's parents were born in Indiana.

The 1940 US Federal Census for Center Township, North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana records 52-year-old, Indiana-born John McCauley, his 44-year-old, Indiana-born wife Blanche [McClellan] McCauley and their Indiana born children, 18-year-old Harold, 16-year-old John, 14-year-old Donald, 11-year-old Eleanor, 9-year-old Patrick, and 6-year-old Thomas. This household is living at 202 College that John owns, worth $2,500. The family was living in the same house in 1935. John is temporarily absent [He's in the US Veterans Administration Facility in Center, Grant, Indiana]. John, Blanche and Donald have completed eighth grade. Harold and John Jr have completed three years of high school. Eleanor has completed sixth grade, Patrick has completed third grade. and Thomas has completed first grade. The current work status of John Sr is unknown, however he has worked 26 weeks of the past year, earning $600. Blanche is a housewife who has an outside source of income. Harold is employed as a metal polilsher in a metal processing co.,. He has worked 40 hours in the past week and 26 weeks of the past year, earning $200. He has no outside source of income. John Jr and Donald are students who are not looking for work. Neither has an outside source of income.

The 1940 US Federal Census for Center Township, Grant, Indiana records 52-year-old, Indiana-born married John D McCauley as patient # 6605 in the US Veterans Administration Faciliry.

John McCauley, born 15 May 1887 in North Vernon Jennings, Indiana, died 23 Nov 1970. His last residence of record was North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana. He was buried in Saint Marys Cemetery, North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana (Find A Grave Memorial# 117257154).

He had applied for his Social Security Number in Indiana before 1951.