Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill


Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill was born December 17, 1887 to Thomas M Maddox and Belle Edwards Maddox.

Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill married Thomas Murdock McCaskill

Thomas  Murdock  and  Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill’s children were: Infant Son McCaskill; Van Hindenberg McCaskill; Marguerite Bruce McCaskill; Olive Bryan McCaskill Oppenlander; Robert Burnes McCaskill; and Thomas Murdock McCaskill


On October 21, 1906 – Miss Ada Irene Maddox was listed in the newspaper article “Social Affairs In The Capital.”


Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill of Blaney, passed away at the Columbia hospital at 12:50 o’clock, Wednesday morning, February 8, 1922, after a short illness. She was brought here from her home in Blaney, Kershaw county, last week for treatment but her life could not be spared, she had been unconscious practically ever since coming to Columbia.

She was a lady of refined tastes and of genial and lovable disposition. She was a school teacher and had taught until she was taken ill a few days ago. She is survived by her mother, her husband, four children and four brothers. She was 34 years of age and had been married about 12 years.

Funeral services were held Thursday, February 9, 1922. Burial was in the Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery.

Obituary Information:

1940.02.09 - News of death of Mrs. McCaskill Shocks Camden
February 9, 1922 Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record) Columbia, South Carolina Page 3
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February 8, 1922  State (published as The State)  Columbia, South Carolina
News Article  Issue 11264  Page 2
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February 8, 1922  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  Columbia, South Carolina Page 10

Tombstone Information:

Located in Harmony Baptist Church Cemetery,
Elgin, Kershaw County South Carolina.
Photo added by Cindy TM


On November 22, 1942, Mrs. T. M. McCaskill was listed in the newspaper article “Staff Sgt. and Mrs. Robert M. Oppenlander.


On August 21, 2008, Ada Irene Maddox McCaskill was listed as the deceased mother in the obituary of Marguerite Bruce McCaskill

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