1840 Green Twp, Ross Co, OH. At census time his household included 1 male aged 5-10, himself at 30-40, 2 females under 5, 1 at 5-10, 1 aged 20-30 and probably Barbara, also 30-40. Next door was George Barnhart and Robert Pennington.
1850 Same place. In that census Francis was a 43 year old farmer with $5100 in property. Barbara was also 43 and they had the following children: William H, 18; Susannah, 15; Margaret, 13; Emily, 10; and David L, 2. Liivng with them were John Webster, 19, and Nathaniel Barnhart, 22. Neighbors were the John Leasures and David Myers families.
He did not leave a will but did make a "Deed in Trust" to Reuben Betzer.