Indiana McCaslins

John MacCaslin (Mack) CarsonAge: 80 years18841964

Name
John MacCaslin (Mack) Carson
Birth April 16, 1884 26 24
Death of a paternal grandmotherJulia Brown McGannon
January 15, 1887 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherJulia Brown McGannon
after January 15, 1887 (Age 2 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80508855)
Death of a brotherErnest Carson
before September 1, 1887 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherFrederick Daniel Carson
October 26, 1887 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterDoris L Carson
April 21, 1890 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherEverett Carson
April 23, 1893 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherOva Rolland Carson
July 19, 1897 (Age 13 years)
Census 1900 (Age 15 years)
Census 1920 (Age 35 years)
Census 1930 (Age 45 years)
Death of a fatherDaniel Robert Carson
February 5, 1932 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S6304
Burial of a fatherDaniel Robert Carson
February 6, 1932 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S6304
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042558)
Death of a brotherEverett Carson
March 17, 1932 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherEverett Carson
March 19, 1932 (Age 47 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 20042559)
Death of a motherLucy Caroline McCaslin
February 7, 1948 (Age 63 years)
Burial of a motherLucy Caroline McCaslin
February 9, 1948 (Age 63 years)
Note: Spring Creek Christian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 29729579)
Death of a brotherOva Rolland Carson
January 29, 1964 (Age 79 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Source: S5634
Burial of a brotherOva Rolland Carson
February 1, 1964 (Age 79 years)
Source: S5634
Note: Mount Hope Cemetery, Section 8 lot 267 space 5
Death December 1964 (Age 80 years)

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Marriage: January 13, 1881, Bartholomew, Indiana
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In the 1900 US Federal Census for Adams, Cass, Indiana, 43-year-old farmer Daniel R and his 40-year-old wife, Lucy C [McCaslin] Carson have been married for 19 years and have had six children, five are living. The children are 16-year-old Mack [John MacCaslin], 12-year-old Fred D, 10-year-old Doris L, 7-year-old Everit and 2-year-old Ova R. Mack and Fred are recorded as farm laborers, They and Doris have attended school six months of the past year. Daniel is renting the land he farms. Everyone except the youngest children, Everit and Ora, can read and write English.

On 11 September 1918, when 34-year-old John MacCaslin Carson registers for the WWI draft, he states that he was born on 16 April 1884, that he is a sales manager for Western Petroleum located at 208 South LaSalle, Chicago, Illinois, that he lives at 1347 E 65th, Chicago, Illinois with his wife Mrs. Irene L Carson who is his nearest relative. His description is medium height and build, with grey eyes and brown hair. He has no physical disabilities which would disqualify him for military service.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Chicago, Cook, Illinois, 35-year-old Indiana-born John and his 34-year-old Illinois-born wife Irene R [Ratto] Carson have in their household their Illinois-born children, 9-year-old Vera M, 5-year-old twins Marie Frances and Frances Marie, and 4-year-old Anna Louise, and Irenes 65-year-old Missouri-born widowed mother Angela Ratto. The family is living in a rented house at 6735 Iglesby Avenue. John is a sales manager for a petroleum company. All of the adults are literate. None of the children has attended school in the past year.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Chicago, Cook, Illinois, 45-year-old Indiana-born John and his 44-year-old Illinois-born wife Irene R [Ratto] Carson were married when he was 26- and she was 25-years old. In their household are their Illinois-born children, 19-year-old Vera M, 15-year-old twins Marie Frances and Frances Marie, and 14-year-old Anna Louise, and their servant 30-year-old North Carolina-born Carrie Coleman. This household is living in a rented house, address not given, which rents for $25 a month. The family has a radio. John is still a sales manager for an oil company and he has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. John is not a veteran of WWI. All the adults are literate and all the children are attending school.

Social Security number issued in Illinois before 1951. Last residence listed as Illinois.