1840 Franklin Twp, Washington Co, IN. Listed as James Dailey Jr in the census, he was 20-30 years old and had in the house only 1 other person, a female, also aged 20-30. Two doors down was Michael Feeler, probably Elizabeth's father.
1850 Franklin Twp, Washington Co, IN. The census recorded James Dailey at age 37, a farmer with $500 in real estate. Wife Elizabeth was 34, their children were: Delila, 12; Mary, 10; Rhoda, 8; Adeline and Emeline, 5. Next door was the Thomas Porter family, followed by brother Peter Dailey, and down the road were cousins Elizabeth and Collison Porter.