Hi, This is what I found. 1850 Census, Franklin, Lenawee, MI Slater, Henry J, head, age 49,B: NJ Ester, age 28 Born NY Mary Ann, age 15 James, age 11 Louisa 21, McCunan, James age 34 Insane Hendrix, Harriett age 21 Martha, age 8 Doesn't say how McCunan or Hendrix are related if they are.
In August 1862, James enlisted in the Army, Company E, Michigan 18th Infantry Regiment. Mustered out October 22, 1863 at Nashville, TN
1880 Census, Adrian, Lenawee, MI James age 40 Laborer wife, Eliza age 29 Son. Emerson age 14 at school Son, George, age 18 laborer Family lives on Ormsby Street
1890 Veterans Schedule, Adrian, MI James Slater, partially insane for 27 years due to Sun stroke while serving in the war.
1900 census, Adrian, Lenawee, Mi Still on Ormsby St. James, age 60, divorced, common laborer
1910, Adrian, Lenawee, MI, still on Ormsby ST. James, divorced age 70, has own income Hope this helps. Let me know if there is more I can do. Diane