1930 is the last available and searchable census at this time.
1940 census has been released but it will take several months before the transcription is completed.
Facts you should know about the early census records - All census records [1790 – 1840] prior to the 1850 census ONLY listed the head of household; whether male or female.
NO specific age was stated for any family member NO place of birth was stated – city, state, or country NO city, town, or village is stated – only the county; however some census takers listed the township NO street address was stated NO marital status was stated – single, married, widowed, or divorced NO family relationship was stated – brother, sister, cousin, son, daughter, wife, inlaw, etc… NO occupation was stated NO parental birthplaces are stated NO race was stated [but assume “white”]
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 +++
1840 - this is the 1st census that Francis appears Name: Francis Trexler Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Allentown, Lehigh, Pennsylvania Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1 Free White Persons - Females - Under 5: 2 Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 40 thru 49: 1 No. White Persons over 20 Who Cannot Read and Write: 1 Free White Persons - Under 20: 2 Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3 Total Free White Persons: 5 Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves: 5
1850 - Name: Francis Traxler Age: 40 Birth Year: abt 1810 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1850: Clinton, Seneca, Ohio
Francis Traxler 40, PA Etilin Traxler 38, Pa Mary A M Traxler 14, PA Salinda M Traxler 11, PA John J Traxler 8, PA Alfred J Traxler 6, OH Elizabeth M Traxler 4, OH Clarester Traxler 1m, OH
There is NO possible way to identify the parents of Frances thru the census records.
You will need - a family bible [abt 200 yrs. old], a will, a land sale receipt, ... or other item.