I found Jacob Treas, my GGG Grandfather in the 1850 Census: 1850 Greenwhich Twp. Berks CO. PA p130 Dw#15 Jacob Drees 40, Farmer Sarah 27 Maria 6 Cassia A. 3 (Catherine) Henry 1
The family is living in Prospect, Marion CO. OH in 1860 next to Henry whom I am guessing is his brother.
1860 Prospect Twp. Marion CO. OH. p172 Fam#1277 Jacob Treas 49y $200/$150 b.PA Sarah 40y b.PA -possibly located in 1880 Prospect Twp. Marion CO. OH p112D Maria 16y b.PA Catherine 14 b.PA Sarah 5y b.PA Dinah 3y b.PA Lydia L. 1/12 b.OH
At some point the family moved to Pulaski, Indiana where Jacob died. His will is below.
From Film Notes FHL Pulaski CO. IN. Will Record vA-E Dec 1843-July 1916 "Last Will and Testament of Jacob Dreese deceased Know all men by these present, that this is the last will and testament of Jacob Dreese of Pulaski County Indiana. I do hereby give and bequeath all of my property real and personal to my wife Sarah Dreese to have and to hold so long as she remains my widow, said real estate to be sold and converted into money and the money placed in my wife's hands to hold until the youngest child becomes of age. It is also my will that the two boys or sons shall have fifty dollars apeice more than the other children and the balance to be divided equally among the other children after the youngest child becomes of age. It is also my request that David Light shall be appointed Administrator to settle my estate and that he shall comply with my bequest in setting said real estate and converting it into money as stated in my will. Signed this 8th day of July 1870 Jacob Dreese
1870 Tippecanoe Twp Pulaski CO. IN p517or 13 Dw#88 P.O. Mortenay? Jacob Dreece 57y Miller, $800/$350 b. PA Sarah 50y b.PA Diana 14y b.PA (Dinah) Lidda 10y b.OH (Lydia L.) Jacob 6y b.IN John 2y b.IN
After Jacob died, Sarah took her family and returned to Prospect, Marion CO. OH.
1880 Prospect Twp. Marion, OH p112D Sarah Treese, widow 57y b. PA father b. PA mother b. PA Samuel 16 b. IN father b. PA mother b. PA John Treese 13 b. IN father b. PA mother b. PA
If anyone has connections to this family I would appreciate hearing from you. I am descended from Maria Treas who married Johnanthan Green. I do not have any information on generations earlier than Jacob and Henry.