Indiana McCaslins

Thomas BaumAge: 87 years18531941

Name
Thomas Baum
Birth August 1853 31 24
Birth of a sisterCatherine Baum
about 1853
Birth of a brotherJohn Baum
about 1857 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a brotherNicholas Baum
about 1860 (Age 6 years)
Birth of a brotherJacob Baum
about 1865 (Age 11 years)
Census 1870 (Age 16 years)
Birth of a brotherFrank Baum
about 1874 (Age 20 years)
Census 1880 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Florence Baum
August 1883 (Age 30 years)
Birth of a son
#2
John Baum
November 13, 1886 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Mayme Baum
March 1889 (Age 35 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Ethel Baum
August 1891 (Age 38 years)
Birth of a daughter
#5
Ruth Baum
February 1893 (Age 39 years)
Census 1900 (Age 46 years)
Birth of a son
#6
Harry Baum
1904 (Age 50 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a son
#7
Bernard Baum
December 18, 1905 (Age 52 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Marriage of a childJohn BaumFlorence ButlerView this family
about 1908 (Age 54 years)

Census 1910 (Age 56 years)
Census 1920 (Age 66 years)
Census 1930 (Age 76 years)
Death of a wifeDella Wykoff
February 1941 (on the date of death)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a wifeDella Wykoff
February 1941 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Springdale Cemetery, Plot East 1/2, Lot 38, Plat B (Find A Grave Memorial# 109755048)
Death February 1941 (Age 87 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial February 1941 (on the date of death)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Springdale Cemetery, Plot East 1/2, Lot 38, Plat B (Find A Grave Memorial# 109755242)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage:
sister
8 months
himself
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger brother
6 years
younger brother
10 years
younger brother
Family with Della Wykoff - View this family
himself
wife
daughter
3 years
son
2 years
daughter
3 years
daughter
19 months
daughter
daughter
Private
son
2 years
son

Census1870 US Federal Census
Census1880 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
DeathFind a Grave
BurialFind a Grave
Burial

Springdale Cemetery, Plot East 1/2, Lot 38, Plat B (Find A Grave Memorial# 109755242)

Shared note

In the 1870 US Federal Census for Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, 48-year-old Prussian-born laborer John Baum and his 41-year-old Prussian-born wife Elizabeth, who is "keeping house", have in their family their children, 17-year-old Pennsylvania-born Catherine, 15-year-old Pennsylvania-born Thomas, 13-year-old Ohio-born John, 10-year-old Ohio-born Nicholas and 5-year-old Ohio-born Jacob. Catherine is recorded as "helping mother". Thomas, John and Nicolas are attending school. Thomas owns $1,500 worth of real estate and $300 worth of personal property. He is recorded as being a male citizen of the United States.

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Pomeroy, Meigs, Ohio, 58-year-old Prussian-born laborer John Baum and his 51-year-old Prussian-born wife Elizabeth, who is "keeping house", have in their household their children, 25-year-old Ohio-born [sic] caulker Thomas, 19-year-old Ohio-born printer Nicholas, 14-year-old Ohio-born Jacob (working in a furniture factory) and 6-year-old Ohio-born Frank. John has been unemployed 9 months of the past year, Thomas has been unemployed for four months of the past year and Nicholas has been unemployed for one month of the past year.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, 46-year-old Pennsylvania-born Thomas and his 34-year-old Indiana-born wife Della [Wykoff] Baum have been married 17-years and have had six children, five of whom are living. These Indiana-born children are 16-year-old Florence, 13-year-old John, 11-year-old Mayme, 8-year-old Ethel and 7-year-old Ruth. All the children have attended school seven months of the past year. Everyone in the family can read, write and speak English. The family is living in a house that Thomas owns, but with a mortgage. Thomas is a caulker in the shipyard. Thomas' parents were born in Germany and Della's in Indiana.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, 56-year-old Pennsylvania-born Thomas and his 44-year-old Indiana-born wife Della [Wykoff] Baum have been married 27-years and have had eleven children, six of whom are living [sic, seven are living, John has been forgotten in the count]. These six Indiana-born children are 21-year-old Mayme, 18-year-old Ethel, 17-year-old Ruth, 8-year-old Evaline, 6-year-old Harry, and 4-year-old Bernard. Thomas is a ship caulker, Mayme is a typesetter, Ethel is a "laundry girl". Ruth is the only child who has attended school in the past year. The family is living in a house Thomas owns free of mortgage at 1114 Main Street.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, 63-year-old Pennsylvania-born Thomas and his 52-year-old Indiana-born wife Della [Wykoff] Baum have in their household their two youngest Indiana-born children, 15-year-old Harry and 13-year-old Bernard. Both Harry and Bernard have attended school in the past year. Thomas is a "corker' at the ship yard. The family is still living in a house Thomas owns free of mortgage at 1114 Main Street.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, 75-year-old Pennsylvania-born Thomas and his 63-year-old Indiana-born wife Della [Wykoff] Baum were married when he was 27- and she was 17-years old. They have in their household their youngest son, 23-year-old Indiana-born Bernard. Thomas is a carpenter in the ship yard and Bernard is a clerk in a coal office. Thomas has not worked on the last regularly scheduled work day, but Bernard has. The family is living in a house at 824 Main Street worth $1,500, which Thomas owns free of mortgage.

Thomas Baum born Aug 1853, died Feb 1941, and was buried in Springdale Cemetery, Plot East 1/2, Lot 38, Plat B (Find A Grave Memorial# 109755242). The dates of birth and death on findagrave are the same as those of his wife Della Wykoff Baum and I have questioned them.