9/3/1850 Richland Twp, Clark Co, IL. The family lived next door to brother-in-law Samuel Marrs at census time. Philip, 43, had real estate worth $800, and was a farmer. Wife Ann was 37 and children in the house were William, 11, John, 7, Francis, 5, Lafayette, 3, and Letitia, 1. Next door on the other side was David Marrs followed by another Marrs family, probably Louisa's brothers.
According to the 1850 census, he was born in 1807.