Indiana McCaslins

Elvin Reel McCaslinAge: 82 years19001982

Name
Elvin Reel McCaslin
Birth August 3, 1900 48 23
Birth of a sisterLorene Lilly McCaslin (McCasland)
October 4, 1902 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterThelma McCaslin (McCasland)
February 3, 1906 (Age 5 years)
Census 1910 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherGordon C McCaslin (McCasland)
September 25, 1911 (Age 11 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherElizabeth Ann Kinnear
February 10, 1919 (Age 18 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 18 years)
Note: Crothersville Cemetery, Row 18 Section E
Census 1920 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Gladys (Myrtle) (Glady) V McCaslin
November 7, 1924 (Age 24 years)
Note: Certificate number 72345
Birth of a daughter
#2
Ruth McCaslin
February 21, 1927 (Age 26 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a son
#3
Elvin Boyd McCaslin
January 8, 1929 (Age 28 years)
Census 1930 (Age 29 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Mildred Berniece McCaslin
February 21, 1934 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a son
#5
Elton Earl (Mac) McCaslin
April 9, 1936 (Age 35 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a fatherLevi Butler McCaslin (McCasland)
July 18, 1937 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a fatherLevi Butler McCaslin (McCasland)
after July 18, 1937 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 5532762)
Census 1940 (Age 39 years)
Death of a half-sisterErta May McCaslin (McCasland)
September 20, 1955 (Age 55 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a half-sisterErta May McCaslin (McCasland)
after September 20, 1955 (Age 55 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 of a brotherRussell Aubrey McCaslin
July 25, 1963 (Age 62 years)
Note: Texas Death Certificate 60517
Burial of a brotherRussell Aubrey McCaslin
July 30, 1963 (Age 62 years)
Note: Pleasant Grove Cemetery
Death of a motherMattie Maud (Maude) Garrett
January 10, 1964 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a motherMattie Maud (Maude) Garrett
after January 10, 1964 (Age 63 years)
Note: Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 5532764)
Death of a brotherGordon C McCaslin (McCasland)
April 14, 1972 (Age 71 years)
Burial of a brotherGordon C McCaslin (McCasland)
after April 14, 1972 (Age 71 years)
Note: Lafayette Cemetery
Death of a sisterLorene Lilly McCaslin (McCasland)
May 1, 1980 (Age 79 years)
Note: Listed as Lilly Spencer
Death of a wifeMyrtle Canant
November 1, 1981 (Age 81 years)
Burial of a wifeMyrtle Canant
after November 1, 1981 (Age 81 years)
Note: Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 30468993)
Death November 21, 1982 (Age 82 years)
Note: Zip code of last residence 75686
Burial after November 21, 1982
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 30468953)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: about 1898
6 months
elder brother
2 years
himself
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 Myrtle Canant - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
2 years
daughter
23 months
son
daughter
Private
daughter
2 years
son
Elton Earl (Mac) McCaslin
Birth: April 9, 1936 35 38Pittsburg, Camp, Texas
Death: March 18, 2017Nacogdoches, Nacagdoches, Texas

Death

Zip code of last residence 75686

Burial

Lafayette Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 30468953)

Shared note

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.

Elvin McCaslin and Myrtle Canant married 29 Mar 1924.

The 1930 US Federal Census for Justice Precinct 4, Camp, Texas records 30-year-old, Texas-born farmer Rheal [sic Elvin Reel] McCaslin, his 29-year-old, Texas-born wife Murtle [sic] [Canant] McCaslin and their three Texas-born children, 5-year-old Gladys V, 3-year-old Ruth and one-year-old Melvin B McCaslin. Elvin and Myrtle married when he was 20- and she was 19-years-old [sic]. None of the children has attended school in the past year. Everyone's parents were born in Texas.

The 1940 US Federal Census for Camp County, Texas records 39-year-old, Texas-born Reel E [Elvin Reel] McCasland [sic], his 42-year-old [sic], Texas-born wife Myrtle [Canant] McCasland [sic] and their six Texas-born children, 15-year-old Gladys, 13-year-old Ruth, eleven-year-old Elvyn [sic], 8-year-old Mattie Sue, 6-year-old Mildred, and 3-year-old Elton McCasland [sic]. The family is living in a rented house on Louis LaFayette Road for which Elvin pays $6 a month. The family was living in the same place in 1935. Elvin has completed seventh grade. Myrtle has completed one hear of high school. Gladys has completed two years of high school. Ruth has completed seventh grade. Elvyn has completed fifth grade. Mattie Sue has completed third grade. Mildred has completed first grade. Elton has not attended school. Elton is not looking for work as he employed as a farmer, has worked 40 hours in the past week, and 52 weeks of the past year. He does not earn a salary but has other income (from the fruits of the farm). Myrtle and Gladys are unemployed and not lookin for work as Myrtle is a housewife and Gladys is a scholar. They do not have an outside source of income.

Elvins last name is recorded as McCaslin on his Social Security information. His Social Security Number was issued in Texas before 1995.

Elvin Reel McCaslin, born 3 Aug 1900, died 21 Nov 1982 and was buried in Lafayette Cemetery, Upshur County, Texas (Find A Grave Memorial# 30468953).