9/28/1864 Kansas, Edgar Co, IL. This was recorded as his residence when he mustered out of Civil War service where he was a Corporal in the 135th IL Inf-C for a 1 year term.
1880 Newman Twp, Douglas Co, IL. His family at census time consisted of his wife and 5 children. He was a farmer. Living in the same area were brothers, James and Joshua.
1900 Murdock Twp, Douglas Co, IL. Nathan was still a farmer and had a full house. He was 56, "Marey E" was 48 and living with them were Gertrude M, 11, Oval (?F), 8, Mary L, 17, Hobert, 2, and Alice, less than 1 month. The youngest 2 children were probably children of daughter Mary, and should have been listed as grandchildren rather than son and daughter.