1830 Census -- Fifth Census of the United States

NOTE: No individual enumeration; head only

State: Ohio
County: Madison
Township: Range
Page: 3

William Howsmon's household: 1 male 5-10, 1 male 10-15,2 males 20-30, 1 male 40-50, 1 female 5-10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 15-20, 1 female 40-50.

actual 1830 OH census form - click on image for full page
Notes: Joseph Howsmon is 15 and living with his parents, Abigail Britton and William Howsmon. At the time of this census, only Abigail and William’s oldest daughter Letticia (26) is married— to a cousin John Britton. William (47) and Abigail Britton (47) have seven children at home: John 23, Isaac 20, Mary 18, Joseph 15, Frances 12, James 10 and Martha 8. Son Charles died in 1825 at age of 1˝, and son William had died in 1813 at age 1 month. Abigail will die next year, November 26, 1831, and the three oldest children get married in the next three years, leaving William with four children at home. He marries Frances Wrenn on December 19, 1833, although she is not on the 1840 census.

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