1830, 16 Aug. Callaway Co. Mo. Probate Court, book A, pg. 256
Anthony Zumwalt, Infant orphan of Jacob Zumwalt, deceased, over the age of 14 years, this date came into court and made choice of Lewis Crow as his guardian; therefore, it is considered and ordered by the court that the said Lewis Crow be appointed guardian for the said Anthony Zumwalt, and also for Frederick Zumwalt, another of the infant heirs of the said Jacob Zumwalt, deceased, under the age of 14 years; therefore the said Lewis Crow came into court and executed bond at the penalty of $ 150. with Isaac Zumwalt his security, condition as the law directs.
Residences & events:
10/3/1850 Dist 12, Calloway Co, MO. At census time Frederick Zumalt, 33, was counted with the family of widow Nancy Dorton who had a good sized estate. Frederick was a farmer but had no real estate so most likely worked for Nancy.
8/6/1860 Cedar Twp, PO Hybernia, Calloway Co, MO. That census taker listed him as Fred Zumalt, 45, farmer, with only $60 in real estate, no personal property. His family included Mary, 30, Geo W, 7, Bosby R, 5, Nancy, 3, and Robt W, 3 mo. In the same township was a family under Mary Zumwalt, 50, and another under Andrew Zumwalt, 33.
8/10/1870 Same place, PO New Bloomfield. Recorded there were Fredric Zumwalt, 54, farmer with property valued at $300/250. Wife Mary was 44, their children were: George W, 16, Bosman R, 14, Robert W, 10, Albert H, 7, Mattie B, 5, and Mary J, 2.
6/5/1880 Cedar Twp, Boone Co, MO Listed in that census were Fred Zumwalt, 63, with Mary, 52, Bosmon R, 24, Nancy C, 22, Robt W, 20, Albert, 17, Mattie B, 14, and Mary J, 12. Fred was a farmer, the boys were farm hands. They lived in a row of Nichols families with a Forbis just down the road..
COLUMBIA MISSOURI HERALD July 31, 1896 under Ashland news page 5, column 4:
"Frederick Zumwalt died at his home one mile east of Ashland on the 27th inst., aged 78 years. His remains were interred at New Liberty Cemetery."
"Another pioneer citizen is gone. This time we are called upon to record the death of Frederick Zumwalt, aged 78 years, who died at his home one mile east of Ashland at 11 p.m., Monday, July 27, 1896, after a lingering illness. The funeral conducted by Elder Ira Turner, was held at New Liberty Church at 1 o'clock Tuesday morning. Deceased leaves a wife and six children-four sons, George, Bosman, Albert and Robert, and two daughters-Mrs. F.G. Forbis and Miss Mollie Zumwalt."