1850 census Warren county, Illinois Dwelling 937, Family 937 Gates, Samson M. 43 M Farmer NY Gates, Nancy 24 F IN Gates, charles W. 4 M IL Gates, cornelia M. 2 F IL
Next Door was:
Dwelling 938, Family 938 Gates, Seth Sr. 78 M Carpenter CT Gates, Fanny 81 F Nova Scotia Butterfield, Fanny 58 F NY
Dwelling 963, Family 963 Gates, Wanton 40 M Farmer NY Gates, Vernelia 27 F OH Gates, Cornelius 7 M IL In School Gates, Emilia 6 F IL IN School Gates, Elmira 2 F IL
Dwelling 1034, Family 1034 Gates, Jane A. 40 F Widow NY Gates, Byron 21 M Farmer OH Gates, Albert 19 M Farmer OH In School Gates, Benjamin 16 M Farmer OH In School Gates, Lucinda J. 14 F IL In School
1860 Warren County, Illinois census:
Gates, Charles 26 M Farm Laborer Germany Gates, Sarah A. 25 F NY Married in the year; this couple was enumerated in Dwelling 369, Family 369, the household being that of: Luton, Samuel 34 M Farmer PA Luton, Caroline 31 F NY and 5 children, all of whom were born in PA.
Dwelling 1521, Family 1530 Gates, L.M. 53 M Farmer NY Gates, Nancy 37 F IN Gates, Charles W. 13 M IL In School Gates, Cornelia A. 12 F IL In School Gates, Caroline R. 9 F IL In School Gates, Henry C. 7 M IL In School Gates, Wilson S. 6 M IL In School Gates, Fanny 1 F IL Gillian, Michael 22 M Farm Laborer Ireland