1840 Pendleton Co, VA. That year the census said John was 20-30 years old and had living in his house 2 males under 5, 1 between 5-10, and 1 female also 20-30.
1850 Being 16th Dist, Cass Co, MO. The census recorded John at 47 years of age, Elizabeth was 40, both born in VA. They had children: Adam, 17; Martin, 14; Enoch, 12, Mary, 10; Miles, 4. All but Miles were born in VA, Miles in MO. John had property = $1200 and both he and Adam were farmers. Next door neighbors were Lyons and Waldens.
1860 Dolan Twp, Cass Co, MO, was the family's address when counted in the state census.