8/29/1850 Clear Creek, Cumberland Co, IL. That year Henry was 56 and a farmer. Wife Susannah was 55 and the children were Henry J, 18, Susan, 16, and Nancy, 10. Henry's property was valued at $200. Next door was son Thomas.
7/2/1860 Prairie City Pct, Majority Point, Cumbrland Co, IL. At census time Henry and wife Lucy were both 68 years old, he was a farmer but had only personal property worth $50. Son Thomas and family still lived next door..
Cemetery records say he was 34 years old when he died but that would make him younger than son Thomas.