Indiana McCaslins

Oran Edgar HemphillAge: 67 years18751943

Name
Oran Edgar Hemphill
Birth February 23, 1875
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census 1880 (Age 4 years)
Census 1900 (Age 24 years)
MarriageHelen A PayneView this family
February 27, 1901 (Age 26 years)
Note: Book 9 Page 11
Census 1910 (Age 34 years)
Census 1920 (Age 44 years)
Census 1930 (Age 54 years)
Death 1943 (Age 67 years)

Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Burial 1943 (on the date of death)
Source: S3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Note: Greenlawn Cemetery Section H Row 16 Stone 4
Family with Helen A Payne - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: February 27, 1901, Johnson, Indiana

Birth1880 US Federal Census
BirthWorld War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
BirthS3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Census1880 US Federal Census
Census1900 US Federal Census
MarriageJohnson County (Indiana) WPA Marriage Index
Census1910 US Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
Census1930 US Federal Census
DeathS3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
BurialS3871
Publication: Johnson County Museum of History (Franklin, Indiana 2001)
Marriage

Book 9 Page 11

Burial

Greenlawn Cemetery Section H Row 16 Stone 4

Shared note

In the 1880 US Federal Census for Union, Johnson, Indiana, 33-year-old Indiana-born farmer Samuel and his 39-year-old Indiana-born wife Eliza J [Vandivier Spears] have in their household her Indiana-born children by Daniel Spears, 16-year-old John V, and 13-year-old twins, Sadie E and Hattie M Spears, and their Indiana-born children, 7-year-old Clarence E, 5-year-old Orian E, and 4-month old Robert E (born in February). John, Sadie, Hattie, and Clarence have attended school in the past year. Samuel's parents are recorded as being born in New Jersey [sic] and Eliza's in Indiana. All of the children, whether Spears or Hemphill, have their parents recorded as being born in Indiana.

Source: The Franklin Democrat, Friday, July 30, 1897, Volume XXXVIII Number 3, page 6 column 5 FROM OVER THE COUNTY. BUD. Ora Hemphill was here Sunday.

In the 1900 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 35-year-old Indiana-born grocery merchant John and his 29-year-old Indiana-born wife Josephine [Miller] Spears have been married eleven years and have had two children, both are living. They are 9-year-old school boy Roscoe M and 4-year-old Merle D. Also in this household are John's 24-year-old Indiana-born hardware salesman half-brother Oran Hemphill and two boarders, 33-year-old Indiana-born liveryman William Flannigan and 29-year-old Indiana-born agricultural supply salesman Richard Flannigan. This household is living in a house that John owns, free of mortgage. All the adults are literate. John's, Josephine's and Oran's parents were born in Indiana, whereas the Flannigan's parents were born in Ireland.

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, 35-year-old Indiana-born plumber Oran and his 32-year-old Indiana-born wife Helen A [sic] [Payne] Hemphill have been married ten years and have had no children. In their household is a boarder, 38-year-old Indiana-born physcian Ross W Payne. The household is living at 252 Monroe Street which Oran owns (with a mortgage). Oran's and Helen's parents were born in Indiana. Ross' father was born in Indiana and his mother in Ohio. Everyone reads, writes and speaks English.

On 12 Sep 1918, when 43-year Oran Edgar Hemphill registers for the WWI draft, he states that his permanent address is University Terrace, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, that he was born 23 Feb 1875 and that he is a white native born citizen. He owns his own plumbing business at 1303 Bellfountaine, Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana. His nearest relative is his wife Mrs Helen Hemphill, who is located at the Bellfountaine address. His description is medium height, stout build, with brown eyes and dark hair. He has no disqualifying injuries.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Indianapolis Ward 8, Marion, Indiana, 44-year-old Indiana-born Oran E Hemphill owns a plumbing and heating company. He and his 40-year-old [sic] Indiana-born wife Helen P [Payne] Hemphill live in a rented apartment at 720-3rd Street. They are literate and their parents were born in Indiana.

In the 1930 US Federal Census for Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, 54-year-old Indiana-born Oran E and his 52-year-old Indiana-born wife Helen A [Payne] Hemphill married when he was 26-years old and she was 23-years old. They are living in a house that Oran owns, worth $6,000, at 3840 Guilford Avenue. Oran is a plumber and Helen is a department store seamstress. They both have worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. Oran has not served in the Armed Services. Both are literate, and both have parents born in Indiana.