1920 Lancaster, Wabash Co, IL. At age 38, Harvey was a general farmer, according to the census. Wife Ida M was also 38 and they had 2 small toddlers, June, 3, and Ralph, 1. Harvey's 74 year old father Henry, and brother John, 41, were living there as well.
4/2/1930 Same place. The census recorded Harvey and Ida living next door to Ida's sister, Sylvia and George Strine. Harvey, age 48, was a farmer, Ida May was also 48 and they were both married for the first time at age 33. They had 3 children, June I, 13, Ralph H, 11, and Bonnie M, 9. Harvey's brother, John, 51, also lived with them.