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"
1850 is the 1st census that shows all family members
1880 is the 1st census that shows parental birthplaces and family relationships +++
1850 - Name: Wm Devour Age: 14 Birth Year: abt 1836 Birthplace: South Carolina Home in 1850: Buncombe, North Carolina Gender: Male
Sarah Devour 68, SC Jonathan Devour 23, SC Wm Devour 14, SC
1850 - Name: Eliza Taylor Age: 25 Birth Year: abt 1825 Birthplace: North Carolina Home in 1850: Buncombe, North Carolina Gender: Female
Saml Taylor 25, NC - blacksmith Eliza Taylor 25, NC John M Taylor 1, NC