Indiana McCaslins

James Bales1851

James Bales
Birth March 1851
MarriageEmma T ?(Bales)View this family

Birth of a daughter
Sarah Sophie (Sadie S) Bales
September 17, 1885 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1900 (Age 48 years)
Death of a daughterSarah Sophie (Sadie S) Bales
July 9, 1965 (Age 114 years)

Burial of a daughterSarah Sophie (Sadie S) Bales
after July 9, 1965 (Age 114 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: West Lawn Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 47726740)

Birth1900 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
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In the 1900 US Federal Census for Springdale, Valley, Nebraska, 49-year-old Wisconsin-born farmer James and his 42-year-old Minnesota-born wife Emma T [maiden name unknown] Bales have been married 23 years and have had eight children, but only six are living. Five of the six are living with them, they are 20-year-old Iowa-born Henry A, 14-year-old Nebraska-born Sarah S, 11-year-old Nebraska-born James, 9-year-old Nebraska-born Mary A and 4-year-old Nebraska-born Anna H. Henry has attended school 3 months of the past year, while Sarah and James have attended for 9 months. Their parents are literate. James owns the land he is farming but it has a mortgage. James parents were born in Indiana. Emmas father was born in Vermont and her mother in Michigan.