1860 Where was the family that year at census time?
8/7/1870 PO Pekin, Polk Twp, Washington Co, IN. The census listed Alexander at 49 years old, a farmer with property valued at $600/200. Wife Nancy was 37 and their family included:
6/10/1880 Same place That year he was a widower at age 50 (he hadn't aged much in 10 years!). Living with him were James, 19, Adaline, 12, Noah, 10, Lewis, 8, Sandy, 7, George, 6, Jefferson, 5, Nancy, 4, Amanda, 18, adn Mary A, 15. (Why were the 2 older girls listed last?). Alex was still farming.