Indiana McCaslins

Russell Aubrey McCaslinAge: 65 years18981963

Name
Russell Aubrey McCaslin
Birth June 26, 1898 46 21
Marriage of parentsLevi Butler McCaslin (McCasland)Mattie Maud (Maude) GarrettView this family
about 1898

Death of a half-brotherEarly Murray McCaslin (McCasland)
July 18, 1899 (Age 12 months)

Note: Died at sea on the U.S.S. Morgan City, enroute to the United States from the Philippine Islands.
Burial of a half-brotherEarly Murray McCaslin (McCasland)
July 25, 1899 (Age 12 months)
Note: National Cemetery West Side grave 771
Death of a half-siblingUnknown Child McCaslin (McCasland)
before 1900 (Age 18 months)

Death of a half-siblingUnknown Child McCaslin (McCasland)
before 1900 (Age 18 months)

Birth of a brotherElvin Reel McCaslin
August 3, 1900 (Age 2 years)
Census 1900 (Age 18 months)
Birth of a sisterLorene Lilly McCaslin (McCasland)
October 4, 1902 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a sisterThelma McCaslin (McCasland)
February 3, 1906 (Age 7 years)
Census 1910 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a brotherGordon C McCaslin (McCasland)
September 25, 1911 (Age 13 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Kinnear
February 10, 1919 (Age 20 years)
Note: Indiana Deaths database gives Elizabeths death date as 13 Feb 1919
Burial of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Kinnear
after February 10, 1919 (Age 20 years)
Note: Crothersville Cemetery, Row 18 Section E
MarriageRetta Belle PankhurstView this family
about 1920 (Age 21 years)

Census 1920 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Lloyd A McCaslin
August 24, 1921 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John Grafton McCaslin
August 18, 1924 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a son
#3
George William McCaslin
January 3, 1928 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a son
#4
Alton Howard McCaslin
January 6, 1930 (Age 31 years)
Census 1930 (Age 31 years)
Birth of a son
#5
Perry Don McCaslin
August 11, 1932 (Age 34 years)

Death of a fatherLevi Butler McCaslin (McCasland)
July 18, 1937 (Age 39 years)
Burial of a fatherLevi Butler McCaslin (McCasland)
after July 18, 1937 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 5532762)
Death of a sonGeorge William McCaslin
July 23, 1939 (Age 41 years)
Note: Certificate 35556
Burial of a sonGeorge William McCaslin
July 24, 1939 (Age 41 years)
Note: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Death of a half-sisterErta May McCaslin (McCasland)
September 20, 1955 (Age 57 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a half-sisterErta May McCaslin (McCasland)
after September 20, 1955 (Age 57 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Publication: Jackson County Genealogical Society, Inc. (1998)
Note: Crothersville Cemetery Row 12 Sec E (Find A Grave Memorial# 103397043)
Death July 25, 1963 (Age 65 years)
Note: Texas Death Certificate 60517
Burial July 30, 1963 (5 days after death)
Note: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1898
6 months
himself
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
Father’s family with Elizabeth Francis (Francis) Congdon - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: May 14, 1873, Jennings, Indiana
Divorce: before 1898
-3 months
half-sister
2 years
half-brother
19 months
half-brother
half-sibling
half-sibling
Family with Retta Belle Pankhurst - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1920
20 months
son
Lloyd A McCaslin
Birth: August 24, 1921 23 18Texas
Death: March 17, 1996, Prince George, Virginia
3 years
son
3 years
son
2 years
son
Alton Howard McCaslin
Birth: January 6, 1930 31 26, Camp, Texas
Death: October 2, 2002La Porte, La Porte, Indiana
3 years
son

Death

Texas Death Certificate 60517

Burial

Pleasant Grove Cemetery

Shared note

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Justice Precinct 4, Camp, Texas, 48-year-old Indiana-born Levi B McCasland and his 23-year-old Texas-born wife Maud [Garrett] have been married two year and have one child, 2-year-old Texas born Russell. I cannot read what Levis profession is except to know that it isnt farming.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Justice Precinct 4, Camp, Texas, 58-year-old Indiana-born L B [Levi B] McCaslin [McCasland] and his 32-year-old Texas-born wife Maud have been married 12 years and have had four Texas-born children, all of whom are living in their household. The four children are 11-year-old Russell, 9-year-old Real, 7-year-old Lorraine, and 5-year-old Thelma. Levi is a sawyer in a sawmill and was at work the week of 15 April. He, Maude and Russell can read and write. Russell, Real and Lorraine have attended school in the past year. The family is living on a farm that Levi owns free of mortgage.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Justice Precinct 4, Camp, Texas, 67 year-old Indiana-born farmer L B McCaslin owns his farm but with a mortgage. He is doing General Farming. He and his 43-year-old Texas-born wife Maude have in their household their Texas-born children, 21-year-old farmer R A [Russell], 19-year-old farmer E R [Real on the preceding census], 17-year-old Loreine [Lorraine], 13-year-old Thelma, and 8-year-old Gordon. The childrens last name is recorded as McCasland, but their parents is recorded as McCaslin on the preceding page. Everyone except Gordon can read and write. Thelma and Gordon have attended school in the past year.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Precinct 4, Camp, Texas, 32-year-old farmer Texas-born Russel A [Russell A] and his 27-year-old Texas-born wife Retta Bell [Pankhurst] McCaslin were married when he was 22- and she was 17-years old. They have in their household their Texas-born children, 9-year-old A Floyd, 6-year-old Grafton, 2-year-old George, and 0-year-old Alton H [born 6 Jan 1930]. Russell is farming rented land and has worked on the previous work day.

Russells last residence at the time of his death on Jul 1963 was listed as Texas. Social Security number issued in Texas before 1951, on which his last name is recorded as McCaslin.

Russel Aubrey McCaslin died at 4 p.m. on 25 Jul 1963, aged 65 years, on his farm, Route #1, Pittsburg, Upshur, Texas. He was born on 26 Jun 1898 in Upshur County, Texas. His father was Levi Butler McCaslin [sic] and his mother Mattie Maude [sic] Garrett. He never served in the US Armed Services. The informant was his wife, Mrs. Retta Belle McCaslin. He died of coronary occlusion due to arteriosclerosis. The death certificate was signed by Dr. R.L. Johnson of Pittsburg, Texas. Russell was buried 30 Jul 1963 in Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Gilmer, Texas. L. Williams of Croley Funeral Home, Gilmore, Texas, was the funeral director.