Indiana McCaslins

James H WykoffAge: 84 years19101994

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James H Wykoff
Birth May 16, 1910 29 20
Note: James was zero months old on 21 Apr 1910 when the census was taken.
Census 1910
Death of a paternal grandfatherCharles William Wykoff
January 5, 1917 (Age 6 years)
Source: S4772
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandfatherCharles William Wykoff
January 7, 1917 (Age 6 years)
Source: S4772
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Springdale Cemetery Plot: West 1/2-Plat B North-Lot 6 (Find A Grave Memorial# 95374035)
Census 1920 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherNancy Anzeline McCaslin (McCasland)
December 28, 1922 (Age 12 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a paternal grandmotherNancy Anzeline McCaslin (McCasland)
December 29, 1922 (Age 12 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Springdale Cemetery, Plot West 1/2, Lot 67, Plat B (Find A Grave Memorial# 104730216)
Death of a fatherHarry Wykoff
September 30, 1941 (Age 31 years)
Burial of a fatherHarry Wykoff
October 3, 1941 (Age 31 years)
Note: St Clair Memorial Park
Death of a motherZada (Zadie) Talbert
December 20, 1947 (Age 37 years)
Burial of a motherZada (Zadie) Talbert
December 23, 1947 (Age 37 years)
Note: St Clair Memorial Park
Death of a brotherNathan Louis Wykoff (Wyckoff)
August 1977 (Age 67 years)
Death September 27, 1994 (Age 84 years)
Burial October 3, 1994 (6 days after death)
Note: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
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James H Wykoff
Birth: May 16, 1910 29 20St Louis, St Louis, Missouri
Death: September 27, 1994Collinsville, Madison, Illinois
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Birth

James was zero months old on 21 Apr 1910 when the census was taken.

Burial

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

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In the 1910 US Federal Census for 9th Ward, St Louis, St Louis, Missouri, 74-year-old Charles and his 73-year-old wife Nancy [McCaslin] Wykoff have been married 56 years and have had eleven children, 5 of whom are living [I have been able to identify only nine children]. In their household are their Indiana-born children, 39-year-old Mary, 29-year-old Harry, Harry's 24-year-old Indiana-born wife Zada [Talbert], and Harry and Zada's Missouri-born children, 6-year-old Ray, 2-year-old Nathan L and newborn James. Harry and Zada have been married 6 years and have had three children. Charles is a ship carpenter and Harry is a laborer in the government yards. Charles' father is now recorded as being born in Virginia and his mother in Indiana. Nancy's parents are now recorded as being born in Indiana. Zada's parents were born in Indiana.The family is living at 2511 South Third Street in a multi-family residence.They rent their flat.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for East St Louis, St. Clair, Illinois, 37-year-old Indiana-born Harry and his 33-year-old Indiana-born wife Zadie [Talbert] Wykoff have in their household their Missouri-born children, 15-year-old Ray, 12-year-old Louis [Nathan L on the 1910 census], 9-year-old James, 6-year-old William, 3-year 1-month old Harry and 4-month old Mary. Harry Sr is an oiler at a feed mill. He and Zadie can read and write. The only child who is attending school and can read and write is 9-year-old James. The family is living in a rented house at 130 5th Street.

The 1928 East St Louis City Directory records Harry Wykoff, his wife Zada [Talbert] Wykoff, and their sons James, N Louis and Ray Wykoff as living at 2129 St Louis Avenue, East St Louis, St Clair, Illinois. Harry is a "3B 1G" city employee. James is employed by Weissman Co. N Louis is employed by Rhodes Burford. Ray has no employment listed.

U.S. World War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 Name: James H Wykoff Birth Year: 1910 Race: White, citizen (White) Nativity State or Country: Missouri State: U.S. At Large Enlistment Date: 22 Jun 1942 Enlistment State: Illinois Enlistment City: East St Louis Branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Branch Code: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, USA Grade Code: Private Term of Enlistment: Enlistment for the duration of the War or other emergency, plus six months, subject to the discretion of the President or otherwise according to law Component: Selectees (Enlisted Men) Source: Civil Life Education: Grammar school Marital Status: Single, without dependents Height: 68 Weight: 141

James served as a PFC until 24 Sep 1945 when he was discharged at the end of WWII.

James Wykoff died on 27 Sep 1994 in Collinsville, Madison, Illinois 62234 and was buried on 3 Oct 1994 in Section RR site 1492, Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, 2900 Sheridan Road, St Louis, St Louis, Missouri. His Social Security Number was issued in Illinois before 1951.