8/31/1850 Miller Twp, Scotland Co, MO. The census recorded him as Joseph Kight, 34, with the occupation of farmer and real estate valued at $100. Maria was 22 (should be 32) and their children were Sarah, 13, Samuel, 9, Winny, 6, Isaac, 4, and Ann Eliza, 1. (Where was Grace?) Next door lived John Kight, 66, probably William's father.