Indiana McCaslins

Myrta Blanche (Myrtie) McCaslinAge: 65 years18721938

Name
Myrta Blanche (Myrtie) McCaslin
Married name
Myrta Blanche (Myrtie) Fisher
Birth September 24, 1872 46 33
Birth of a brotherJames William McCaslin
January 21, 1875 (Age 2 years)
Birth of a sisterMariah Elizabeth (Lizzie) McCaslin
June 7, 1877 (Age 4 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Death of a paternal grandmotherMartha Ann Wilson
December 1, 1878 (Age 6 years)

Census 1880 (Age 7 years)
Birth of a brotherRobert Emmett McCaslin
July 31, 1881 (Age 8 years)
Birth of a sisterNettie Maud McCaslin
February 4, 1885 (Age 12 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: The 1900 US Federal Census for Bear, Montgomery, Arkansas gives her birth date as Mar 1885.
Birth of a daughter
#1
Minnie Fisher
February 1894 (Age 21 years)
Birth of a daughter
#2
Effie Fisher
December 1895 (Age 23 years)
Birth of a child
#3
Unknown Child Fisher
about 1897 (Age 24 years)

Birth of a daughter
#4
Eldorado (Rado) Fisher
December 1898 (Age 26 years)
Death of a childUnknown Child Fisher
before 1900 (Age 27 years)

Census 1900 (Age 27 years)
Death of a sisterMary Ann McCaslin
February 9, 1906 (Age 33 years)

Death of a fatherJames William McCaslin
January 15, 1907 (Age 34 years)
Burial of a fatherJames William McCaslin
after January 15, 1907 (Age 34 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68942865
Birth of a daughter
#5
Beatrice (Bernice) Fisher
June 17, 1908 (Age 35 years)
Census 1910 (Age 37 years)
Death of a motherMariah (Maria) Orrell
June 18, 1924 (Age 51 years)
Burial of a motherMariah (Maria) Orrell
after June 18, 1924 (Age 51 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68943073
Death of a sisterIonia Bertha McCaslin
November 25, 1925 (Age 53 years)
Death of a husbandWilliam Owen Fisher
March 30, 1934 (Age 61 years)

Burial of a husbandWilliam Owen Fisher
after March 30, 1934 (Age 61 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68823883
Death of a brotherJames William McCaslin
April 2, 1934 (Age 61 years)
Burial of a brotherJames William McCaslin
after April 2, 1934 (Age 61 years)
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68943168
Death January 15, 1938 (Age 65 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial after January 15, 1938
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68824430
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 11, 1861, Jennings, Indiana
10 months
elder sister
22 months
elder brother
14 months
elder sister
3 years
elder brother
3 years
elder sister
23 months
herself
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
4 years
younger brother
4 years
younger sister
Father’s family with Esther Shellady McCaslin - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage:
Father’s family with Sarah J Hutton - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: September 26, 1856
-2 months
half-sister
Family with William Owen Fisher - View this family
husband
herself
daughter
23 months
daughter
2 years
child
2 years
daughter
daughter
Private
son
Private
daughter
William Owen Fisher + Mary Jane King - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: about 1877
21 months
step-daughter
2 years
step-son
2 years
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
2 years
step-son

Burial

Lowe Cemetery, Find A Grave Memorial# 68824430

Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Christal [Crystal], Montgomery, Arkansas, 53-year-old farmer, James McCaslin [transcribed as Mc Caslin] and his 41-year-old wife Mariah have in their household their children 18-year-old Mariah A, 16-year-old Charles B, 14-year-old Iona B, 12-year-old John D, 8-year-old Myrta, 6-year-old James W and 3-year-old Mariah M. Charles and John are farm laborers. Iona, John and Myrta have attended school in the past year. The move from Indiana to Arkansas took place after the1870 census but before 1872 when Myrta was born in Arkansas. The McCaslins are living next door to Mariahs brother 35-year-old Thomas Orrell, his 18-year-old pregnant wife Mary C and their 2-year-old daughter Doria A.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Lee, Garland, Arkansas, 43-year-old Arkansas-born farmer William O and his 28-year-old Arkansas-born wife Mirty [sic] [McCaslin] Fisher have been married 8 years. William was previously married for 23 years. They have in their household Arkansas-born children from William's previous marriage, 21-year-old dressmaker Annie B, 19-year-old farm laborer William M, 17-year-old farm laborer Robert L, 14-year-old Sarah M and 11-year-old farm laborer George, and their Arkansas-born children, 6-year-old Minnie, 4-year-old Effie and 1-year-old Eldorado. Myrtie is recorded as having borne four children but only these three are living. Annie has attended school 6 months of the past year while William M, Robert, Sarah and George have attended only 4 months of the past year. William O, William M, Robert, and George have had no months unemployed while Annie has 6 months unemployed. William O owns the land he and his sons are farming, but with a mortgage. William O, Myrtie, Annie B, William M, Robert L, Sarah M and George can read, write and speak English. Everyone's parents were born in Arkansas.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Lee, Garland, Arkansas, 53-year-old Arkansas-born farmer William O and his 37-year-old Arkansas-born wife Myrta B [McCaslin] Fisher have been married 18 years and have had six children all are living. This is a second marriage for William, but a first marriage for Myrta. Their six Arkansas-born children are all living with them, 16-year-old Minnie M, 14-year-old Effie, 11-year-old Rado [transcribed Italo], 7-year-old Ellen, 4-year-old Willis O, and one-year 11-month old Beatrice [sic Bernice]. Also in this household is a boarder, 27-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Clifford Ewers. William owns the land he is farming, free of mortgage. Minnie, Effie and Italo are listed as farm laborers on the home farm. They and their younger sister Ellen have attended school in the past year. Everyone's parents except William's and Clifford's were born in Arkansas. William's parents were born in Illinois while Clifford's father was born in Ohio and his mother in Indiana.

Myrta B [McCaslin] Fisher, born 24 Sep 1872, died 15 Jan 1938 and was buried in Lowe Cemetery, Royal, Garland, Arkansas.