11/19/1850 Mifflin Twp, Franklin Co, OH. At census time Peter was 39 years old and a farmer with $2000 in real estate. Elizabeth was 33 and their children were James, 16, Maria, 11, and Milo, 6. Twp doors down lived Peter Agler, Betsy's brother.
7/24/1860 Mifflin Twp, PO Columbus, Franklin Twp, OH. The census recorded Peter at age 50, Elizabeth at 46. The family included: James, 26, Mariah, 21, and Milo, 15. Peter was a farmer and had property worth $3600/1500. Elizabeth and Mariah were domestics and James was a farm laborer.
8/8/1870 Still there but the PO was then Gahanna. Peter, at age 61, had increased his estate to $4000/400 and was still farming. Elizabeth was recorded at 52 and only Milo, 23 was still at home. Neighbors were Elizabeth's siblings Sarah Zinn, Catherine Windsor and Peter Agler, with son James farther down the road.