1840 Franklin Twp, Washington Co, IN. At census time he lived just down the road from Uncle James. His family included: 2 males under 5, Edmund at 20-30, and 1 female at 15-20.
1850 Franklin Twp, Washington Co, IN. The census that year said Edmund was a 36 year old farmer with real estate worth $600. Wife Malinda was 30 and the children were: William, 12, Francis, 10, George, 8, Mary A, 6, and Alvina, 4. In the same area was his father.
7/5/1860 Same place, near Salem. The census taker recorded Edmund at age 50, still farming and his estate had grown to $2000/300. Malinda was 40 and children in the house were Elizabeth, 8, and Mary, 6. Next door was son William followed by son Frank. In the same neighborhood was Edmund's aged father and brother James.