Indiana McCaslins

James Edward ClerkinAge: 75 years19282003

Name
James Edward Clerkin
Birth February 8, 1928 32 29
Death of a maternal grandfatherMorton (Mort) McClelland (McClellan)
October 3, 1928 (Age 7 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandfatherMorton (Mort) McClelland (McClellan)
after October 3, 1928 (Age 7 months)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Graham Presbyterian Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 80518981)
Birth of a sisterShirley Ann Clerkin
July 12, 1929 (Age 17 months)
Census 1930 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherJohn Clerkin
July 6, 1931 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterMartha H Clerkin
January 1, 1936 (Age 7 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Census 1940 (Age 11 years)
Death of a maternal grandmotherMary Ella (Ella M) Mountz
1959 (Age 30 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a motherMary Hallie McClelland (McClellan)
October 6, 1959 (Age 31 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a maternal grandmotherMary Ella (Ella M) Mountz
1959 (Age 30 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 31 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vernon Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 14175521)
Death of a fatherLeo Dennis Clerkin
June 1, 1964 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a fatherLeo Dennis Clerkin
after July 1, 1964 (Age 36 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Vernon Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 14175520)
Death of a sisterMargaret Ellen Clerkin
September 28, 1993 (Age 65 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 65 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Craven Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 115592765)
Death of a brotherRobert Leo Clerkin
October 23, 1996 (Age 68 years)
Death of a sisterShirley Ann Clerkin
February 2, 1998 (Age 69 years)
Burial of a sisterShirley Ann Clerkin
after February 2, 1998 (Age 69 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Washington Park East Cemetery, Section J (Find A Grave Memorial# 73635647)
Death May 15, 2003 (Age 75 years)
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Shirley Ann Clerkin
Birth: July 12, 1929 33 30North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana
Death: February 2, 1998Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
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Martha H Clerkin
Birth: January 1, 1936 40 37North Vernon, Jennings, Indiana
Death: April 28, 2010Madison, Jefferson, Indiana
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BirthSocial Security Death Index
Birth1930 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
Census1940 US Federal Census
DeathSocial Security Death Index
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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..