1880 Jonathan Creek Twp, Moultrie Co, IL. The census recorded both him and Lavina as 29 years old with stepdaughter, Ella Evans, 12 and daughter Annie, 2. He was a farmer.
Relatives said Jonathan Creek was his residence all his life. However he and Levina lived in the city of Sullivan in 1900 at census time. Living with them were the 3 children posted. George said his father was born in MO. He had no occupation at the time.