Indiana McCaslins

Martha (Mattie M) GrimesAge: 71 years18501921

Name
Martha (Mattie M) Grimes
Married name
Martha (Mattie M) Church
Married name
Martha (Mattie M) McCarty
Birth January 1850 23 21
Note: 1910 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana records that Mattie was born in South Carolina.
Birth of a sisterElizabeth Grimes
about 1853 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherColumbus J C Grimes
about 1858 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterMary E Grimes
about 1859 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a sisterSallie J Grimes
about 1864 (Age 14 years)
MarriageGeorge W ChurchView this family
August 22, 1866 (Age 16 years)
Census 1870 (Age 20 years)
Death of a husbandGeorge W Church
August 23, 1877 (Age 27 years)
Census 1880 (Age 30 years)
MarriageJohn Wesley McCartyView this family
February 16, 1890 (Age 40 years)
Note: Marriage performed by J.R. Shepherd
Birth of a son
#1
James Oscar McCarty
July 15, 1894 (Age 44 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1900 (Age 50 years)
Census 1910 (Age 60 years)
Death of a husbandJohn Wesley McCarty
March 20, 1918 (Age 68 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a husbandJohn Wesley McCarty
March 23, 1918 (Age 68 years)
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Sec B Row 21 Stone 14 (Find A Grave Memorial# 86172206)
Census 1920 (Age 70 years)
Death April 8, 1921 (Age 71 years)
Burial after April 8, 1921
Source: S3863
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Hopewell Cemetery Sec B Row 21 Stone 13
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: after November 4, 1848, Stokes, North Carolina
15 months
herself
4 years
younger sister
6 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
6 years
younger sister
Family with George W Church - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 22, 1866, Johnson, Indiana
Family with John Wesley McCarty - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: February 16, 1890Noblesville, Hamilton, Indiana
4 years
son
John Wesley McCarty + Mary Emmaline (Emma) McCaslin (McCasland) - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: March 7, 1868, Jefferson, Indiana
3 years
step-daughter
20 months
step-daughter
3 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-daughter
22 months
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
23 months
step-son

Birth

1910 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana records that Mattie was born in South Carolina.

Marriage

Marriage performed by J.R. Shepherd

Burial

Hopewell Cemetery Sec B Row 21 Stone 13

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, 28-year-old North Carolina-born farmer George Church owns $2,500 worth of real estate and $800 worth of personal property. He and his 20-year-old North Carolina-born wife Martha [Grimes] Church have in their household George's 13-year-old North Carolina-born brother, Charley who is illiterate and has not attended school in the past year.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, 53-year-old North Carolina-born shoemaker John W and his 51-year-old North Carolina-born wife Elizabeth P [Ingram] Grimes have in their household their North Carolina-born children, 22-year-old farm laborer Columbus J C, 29-year-old widow M M [Martha Grimes] Church, 27-year-old divorce Elizabeth [Grimes] Stewart, 21-year-old Mary E and 16-year-old Sallie J, and their Indiana-born granddaughter, Carey I O Stewart. Sallie has attended school in the past year. Everyone's parents were born in North Carolina, except Carey's, whose father was born in Indiana and her mother in North Carolina.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, 54-year-old Indiana-born farmer John and his 50-year-old North Carolina-born wife Mattie M [Grimes Church] McCarty have been married for 32 years and have had nine children. All nine are living. [This is incorrect, according to the 1910 census, Mattie is Johns second wife, they were married in 1890 and they have only one child. The other eight are children of Johns first wife, Mary Emmaline McCaslin who died in 1889] The children living with them were all born in Indiana. Marys children are 22-year-old Anna M, 19-year-old Chester, 16-year-old Lottie E, and 14-year-old William H. Matties child is 5-year-old James O. John and Marys 27-year-old daughter Lillian [McCarty] Park, her husband, 31-year-old Chas [Charles] O Park and their two children, 8-year-old Myrl and 7-year-old Estelle are living next door. Another daughter of John and Mary, 25-year-old Nellie Mae [McCarty] Park, her husband 27-year-old William B Park and their two surviving children, 3-year-old Larry D and new born Mary E, are living near by.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, 64-year-old Indiana-born farmer John W McCarty has been married to his second wife 60-year-old South Carolina-born Mattie [Grimes Church] for 20 years and they have one child who is living with them, 15-year-old farm laborer James O. This is a first marriage for Mattie [sic]. John is doing general farming on a farm he owns free of mortgage.

On 6 Apr 1918, Martha M [Grimes] McCarty received a widow's pension of $25 a month, which was sent to Franklin, RR #1, Johnson, Indiana.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for White River, Johnson, Indiana, widowed North Carolina-born Martha [Grimes Church] McCarty is head of a household consisting of her son 25-year-old Indiana-born farmer James O, his wife 23-year-old Esther [Skaggs] and their daughter 2-year, 10-month old Vivian. James is doing general farming. The adults in the family can read and write.