"Somewhere about the year 1836, Nicoddemus Chilcote built a log grist mill om Broken Knife Creek , in the northwestern part [of Auburn Township]."
10/12/1850 Cranberry Twp, Crawford Co, OH. The census taker recorded Nichodemus Chilcote, 51, without an occupation or land. In his family were wife Elizabeth, 50, and children: Robinson, 18, Hethcot, 16, Mary, 13, and James, 9. Three doors down was (brother?) James Chilcote followed by Jane and Timothy Chase.