9/16/1850 Monroe Twp, Pickaway Co, OH. At census time Joshua was 40 years old and engaged in farming with $1680 in real estate. Wife Eliza was 36 and children in the family were: John, 17, Clarah, 14, Sela, 12, William, 9, Benjamin, 5, and Clemy, 1.
Bef 1855 IL The family moved west before the birth os son Francis.
6/13/1860 E Oakland Twp, Coles Co, OH. By the next census, they had settled there where Joshua was recorded at 53, a farmer with a large estate worth $5000/1000. Eliza was 48 and children at home were Cely, 20, William, 17, Benjamin, 14, Clemy, 11, Daniel, 9, and Francis M, 5. Next door was son John and his family.
1870 Where were Joshua and sons John and William that year at census time?