1830 Mifflin Twp, Franklin Co, OH. At census time Peter and Louisa were newlyweds at age 20-30. They lived between his mother and sister Sarah and Henry Zinn. Other siblings were neighbors as well and a Sarah Patterson lived just down the road. Could she be Louisa's relative?
1850 Same place. Peter's family lived next door to sister Elizabeth and Peter Horlocker at census time. Peter was listed at 48 years of age, a farmer with $5000 in real estate, a fair amount for the day. Wife Louisa was 43 and they had 4 children: Luther, 18, Levi, 15, Sarah, 13, and Albert, 7.
8/5/1870 Still there. Peter, 67, had increased his estate to $8000/500 and was still farming. Only son Albert, 24, and his wife, Esther, also 24, lived with him. Sister Margaret Parks lived next door with several other sisters as neighbors.