Indiana McCaslins

George Edward EmpieAge: 58 years18521910

Name
George Edward Empie
Birth May 5, 1852 36 30
Census 1860 (Age 7 years)
Census 1860 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a sisterAlice F Empie
August 2, 1863 (Age 11 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated from age at death
Census 1865 (Age 12 years)
Census 1870 (Age 17 years)
Death of a brotherE DeWitt Empie
March 13, 1872 (Age 19 years)
Burial of a brotherE DeWitt Empie
after March 13, 1872 (Age 19 years)
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery
Death of a brotherCharles Henry Empie
May 5, 1875 (Age 23 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherCharles Henry Empie
after May 5, 1875 (Age 23 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926899)
Census 1875 (Age 22 years)
MarriageFlora Belle (Belle) McCaslinView this family
about 1879 (Age 26 years)

Note: the 1900 census records 25 years of marriage
Birth of a son
#1
Carl E Empie
August 4, 1879 (Age 27 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Note: Calculated from age at death
Death of a sonCarl E Empie
April 26, 1880 (Age 27 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sonCarl E Empie
after April 26, 1880 (Age 27 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926909)
Census 1880 (Age 27 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Mary Alice Empie
April 1881 (Age 28 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Perle Belle Empie
February 26, 1885 (Age 32 years)
Note: The death certificate says California, but this is an error
Death of a sisterAlice F Empie
October 29, 1885 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a sisterAlice F Empie
after October 29, 1885 (Age 33 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 19233264)
Death of a fatherLevi Empie
April 10, 1887 (Age 34 years)

Burial of a fatherLevi Empie
after April 10, 1887 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926985)
Census 1895 (Age 42 years)
Census 1900 (Age 47 years)
Marriage of a childThomas E YanceyPerle Belle EmpieView this family
January 18, 1908 (Age 55 years)

Census 1910 (Age 57 years)
Death June 13, 1910 (Age 58 years)

Burial after June 13, 1910
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926974)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: 1841
3 years
elder brother
E DeWitt Empie
Birth: May 5, 1844 28 22Wisconsin
Death: March 13, 1872Burlingame, Osage, Kansas
6 years
elder brother
23 months
himself
11 years
younger sister
Family with Flora Belle (Belle) McCaslin - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: about 1879
7 months
son
21 months
daughter
4 years
daughter

Marriage

the 1900 census records 25 years of marriage

Burial

Burlingame City Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926974)

Shared note

The Empies were recorded twice on the 1860 US Federal Census. First in Fox Lake, Dodge, Wisconsin on 22 Jun 1860, where 42-year-old New York-born merchant Levi Empire [sic Empie] has $3,000 worth of real estate and $5,000 worth of personal property. He and his 37-year-old New York-born housekeeper wife Eliza M [Hagerdorn] have in their household their sons, 16-year-old New York-born clerk Martin [Martin Dewitt], 10-year-old Wisconsin-born schoolboy Charles H [Henry C] and 8-year-old Wisconsin-born schoolboy Geo E [George Edward]. The family is next recorded in Ridgeway, Osage, Kansas Territory on 8 July 1860, where 43-year-old New York-born merchant L [Levi] Empie owns $5,000 worth of real estate and $4,000 worth of personal property. He and his 38-year-old New York-born wife E [Eliza Maria Hagerdorn] Empie have in their household their children, 16-year-old New York-born E [Martin DeWitt], 9-month old [should be 9-year-old] Wisconsin-born H [Charles Henry] and 7-year-old Wisconsin-born G E [George Edward] and a boarder 24-year-old Vermont-born I Rogers.

In the 1865 Kansas State Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 48-year-old New York-born merchant Levi Empie has $2,000 worth of real estate and $3,000 worth of personal property. He and his 44-year-old New York-born wife, Eliza [Hagerdorn] Empie have in their household their children, 21-year-old New York-born bookkeeper De Witt, 15-year-old Wisconsin-born clerk Henry, 13-year-old schoolboy Geo E [George Edward], and 3-year-old Kansas-born Alice.

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 54-year-old New York-born merchant Levi Empie owns $20,000 worth of real estate and $10,000 worth of personal property. He and his 48-year-old New York-born wife Maria E [Eliza Maria Hagerdorn] have in their household their two youngest children, 18-year-old Wisconsin-born clerk George, and 7-year-old Kansas-born schoolgirl Alice, and three unrelated boarders, 28-year-old German-born laborer George Miller (who has $2,000 worth of real estate), 21-year-old Maine-born store clerk Frank Staples, and 43-year-old New Hampshire-born real estate agent Nathaniel Fairbanks.

In the 1875 Kansas State Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 59-year-old New York-born merchant L [Levi] Empie owns $3,000 worth of real estate and $3,000 worth of personal property. He and his 54-year-old New York-born wife, Eliza [Eliza Maria Hagerdorn] have in their household their two youngest children, 23-year-old Wisconsin-born merchant G E [George Edward] and 12-year-old Kansas-born schoolgirl Alice.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 28-year-old Wisconsin-born G E [George Edward] Empie is a merchant and his 24-year-old Indiana-born wife B F [Flora Belle McCaslin] Empie is keeping house. Georges parents were born in New York and Floras in Indiana.

In the 1895 Kansas State Census for Burlingame, Osage, Kansas, 42-year-old Wisconsin-born insurance salesman G E [George Edward] and his 39-year-old Iowa-born wife Fl B [Flora Belle McCaslin] Empie have in their household their Kansas-born daughters, 14-year-old M A [Mary Ann] and 10-year-old P B [Perle B]

In the 1900 Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, 48-year Wisconsin-born insurance saleman Geo E [George E] and his 44-year-old Iowa-born wife Belle [Flora Belle McCaslin] Empie have been married 25 years and have had three children but only two are living. These two are 19-year-old Kansas-born clerk Mary and 15-year-old Kansas-born schoolgirl Pearl. The family is living at 4146 East 14th Street in a rented house. Everyone can read, write and speak English. Georges parents were born in New York, while Floras were born in Indiana.

In the 1910 Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, 58-year-old Wisconsin-born fire insurance salesman Geo Edwd [George Edward] Empie and his 53-year-old Iowa-born wife Flora B [Flora Belle McCaslin] have been married 30 years [sic 35 years] and have had three children, only two are living.These two are their Kansas-born daughters, 28-year-old single Mary Alice and 24-year-old divorced Pearl B [sic Perle]. Perle was married for 2 months to Thomas Yancey and has a son, one-year-old Don Empie Yancey. Mary Alice and Perle are stenographers for a factory. George, Mary Alice and Perle have worked during the past year with no months of unemployment. The family is living in a rented house at 3816 East 19th.

George Edward Empie died 13 Jun 1910 and was buried in the Burlingame City Cemetery, Burlingame, Osage, Kansas (Find A Grave Memorial# 18926974).