Indiana McCaslins

Robert Leo ClerkinAge: 76 years19191996

Name
Robert Leo Clerkin
Birth November 8, 1919 23 21
Note: Calculated from age on 1920 census
Census 1920 (Age 54 days)
Birth of a brotherRichard Marvin Clerkin
May 13, 1925 (Age 5 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Birth of a brotherJames Edward Clerkin
February 8, 1928 (Age 8 years)
Death of a maternal grandfatherMorton (Mort) McClelland (McClellan)
October 3, 1928 (Age 8 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherMorton (Mort) McClelland (McClellan)
after October 3, 1928 (Age 8 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80518981)
Birth of a sisterShirley Ann Clerkin
July 12, 1929 (Age 9 years)
Census 1930 (Age 10 years)
Birth of a brotherJohn Clerkin
July 6, 1931 (Age 11 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha H Clerkin
January 1, 1936 (Age 16 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1940 (Age 20 years)
MarriageViolet Marie (Vicky) KingView this family
December 6, 1946 (Age 27 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ella (Ella M) Mountz
1959 (Age 39 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a motherMary Hallie McClelland (McClellan)
October 6, 1959 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Ella (Ella M) Mountz
1959 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80518991)
Burial of a motherMary Hallie McClelland (McClellan)
after October 6, 1959 (Age 39 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vernon Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 14175521)
Death of a fatherLeo Dennis Clerkin
June 1, 1964 (Age 44 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherLeo Dennis Clerkin
after July 1, 1964 (Age 44 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vernon Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 14175520)
Death of a sisterMargaret Ellen Clerkin
September 28, 1993 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Last residence of record, Milan, Ripley, Indiana 47031
Burial of a sisterMargaret Ellen Clerkin
after September 28, 1993 (Age 73 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Craven Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 115592765)
Death October 23, 1996 (Age 76 years)
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22 months
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younger brother
3 years
younger brother
17 months
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Shirley Ann Clerkin
Birth: July 12, 1929 33 30North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana
Death: February 2, 1998Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
2 years
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brother
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younger sister
Martha H Clerkin
Birth: January 1, 1936 40 37North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana
Death: April 28, 2010Madison, Jefferson, Indiana
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Family with Violet Marie (Vicky) King - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: December 6, 1946Center, Jennings, Indiana
Douglas H Porter + Violet Marie (Vicky) King - View this family
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BirthSocial Security Death Index
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
Birth

Calculated from age on 1920 census

Shared note

In the 1920 US Federal Census for North Vernon, Center, Jennings, Indiana, 24-year-old Indiana-born Leo D and his 21-year-old Indiana-born wife Mary [McClellan] Clerkin have in their household their Indiana-born children, 1-year 1-month old Margaret E, and 1-month old Robert L. Leo's profession may be driver, but the on-line census is difficult to read. The family is living in a rented duplex at 128 State Street. Leo and Mary are literate. Their parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for North Vernon, Center, Jennings, Indiana, 33-year-old Indiana-born Leo D and his 30-year-old Indiana-born wife Mary [McClellan] Clerkin were married when Leo was 20- and Mary was 18-years old. In their household are their Indiana-born childern, 12-year-old Margaret, 10-year-old Robert, 6-year-old Mary J, 4-year-old Richard, 2-year 0-month old James D and 9-month old Shirley A. Margaret and Robert have attended school in the past year. Leo, Mary, Margaret and Robert can read and write English. The family is living in a house at 302 8th Street, which they rent for $15 a month. They do not have a radio. Leo is a grocery salesman and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He is a veteran of WWI. Leo's brother John and John's family are living down the block at 324 8th Street.

The 1940 US Federal Census for North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana records 43-year-old, Indiana-born Leo Clerkin, his 41-year-old wife Mary [McClennan] Clerkin and their Indiana-born children, 22-year-old Margaret, 20-year-old Robert, 16-year-old Mary J, 14-year-old Richard, 12-year-old James, 9-year-old [sic] Shirley, 8-year-old John J, 5-year-old Max, 4-year-old Martha, and 8-month-old Michael Clerkin. The family is living in a rented house at 605 Hoosier Street for which Leo pays $8 a month. They were living in North Vernon in 1935. Leo and Mary have completed eighth grade. Margaret has completed four years of high school. Robert and Mary J have completed two years of high school. Richard has completed eighth grade. James and Shirley have completed fifth grade. John H has completed third grade. Max, Martha and Michael have not attended school. Leo is employed as a laborer in a state park, has worked 64 hours in the past week and 52 weeks in the past year, earning $612. Mary is a housewife who is not looking for work. Margaret is an operator in a rug factory. She has worked 40 hours in the past week and 52 weeks in the past year, earning $300. Robert is a laborer in a shirt factory, has worked 40 hours in the past week and 26 week in the past year, earning $180. Mary J and Richard are students who are not looking for work. No one has an outside source of income..