6/8/1860 Polk Twp, PO Flowers Gap, Washington Co, IN. The census taker found Emery Floid, 23, and Mary A, 17, living with the Frederick Buckhart family. Emery was a farmer but had no property, real or personal. Next door were Emery's parents and brother James was in the same area.
6/7/1880 Same place. That year at census time "Emry" Floyd was 44 years old with a large family that included Mary A, 51, Sylva E, 16, Melinda A, 15, Miranda, 13, John F, 11, James D, 9, Noah W, 7, Samuel T, 3, and his 77 year old widowed mother Susanna. Emory was a farmer. The whole family was born in IN except Susanna who was born in NC. Neighbors were unknown names but brother David was in the same township.