NOTE - 1850, 1860 & 1870 census records do not show family relationships, marital status or parental birthplaces.
Step children are not enumerated as “step” children Adopted children are not enumerated as “adopted” Grand children are not enumerated as “grand children” Orphaned children were not enumerated as "orphan" Immigration date is not recorded
1850 is the 1st census that shows all family members
1880 is the 1st census that shows parental birthplaces and family relationships +++
1860 - Name: Susan J Martin Age in 1860: 21 Birth Year: abt 1839 Birthplace: Canada East Home in 1860: Randolph, Columbia, Wisconsin Gender: Female Post Office: East Randolph
George Martin 80, GER - day labor Susan J Martin 21, Canada East Mary E E C Martin 2, WI
The term Canada East usually refers to Quebec and the Eastern Provinces [French speaking].
1870 - Name: Susan Martin Age in 1870: 39 Birth Year: abt 1831 Birthplace: Canada Home in 1870: Foster, Faribault, Minnesota Race: White Gender: Female Post Office: Banks
Susan Martin 39, Canada NO children listed.
1880 - need all 5 children's DOB's + birthplaces...