1840 Morgan Co, IN. Thomas and George Elliott lived just down the road from each other at census time. Thomas was 50-60 years and his household consisted of 1 female aged 5-10 and 1 at 40-50.
9/28/1850 Ray Twp, Morgan Co, IN. At census time Thomas Elliot was 50 years old, and living with him were: Racel (Rachel) A, 34, Peter W, 21, Michael, 18, Catherine, 16, Julia Ann, 14, Thomas, 9, Richard Z, 5, and Mary J, 3. Two doors down lived the Thomas Guy family and 4 doors down was George Elliott.
7/4/1860 Turkey Trot Pct, Majority Point, Cumberland Co, IL. The census recorded both Thomas and Frances at age 60, his occupation was blacksmith and he only had personal property which was valued at $100. They had 3 children still at home: Thomas W, 20, Richard, 16, and Mary J, 14. They lived between Peter Elliott, 31, and Henry Elliott, 29, probably other sons.