1850 Petersburg, Menard Co, IL. He was living next door to his parents at census time. He was a wagon maker and he and Prudence had 2 children, Susan, 6 and Mary, 9 mo.
1856 IN was where daughter Jennie was born according to at least one census.
1870 Greenup, Cumberland Co, IL That census taker found him at age 42, as a wagon maker, and Prudence was 46. Living with them were daughter Jennie, 14, and the family of daughter Susan Kimble,25, William L, 6, Jacob P, 4, and Thomas F, 1.
1880 Defiance, Defiance Co, OH. That census recorded his name as Israel. He and Prudence lived alone at that time.