1940 is the last available and searchable census at this time.
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 - Name: Abraham Kauble Home in 1840 (City, County, State): Pleasant, Marion, Ohio Free White Persons - Males - Under 5: 1 Free White Persons - Males - 5 thru 9: 2 Free White Persons - Males - 30 thru 39: 1 Free White Persons - Males - 40 thru 49: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 5 thru 9: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 20 thru 29: 1 Free White Persons - Females - 60 thru 69: 1 Persons Employed in Agriculture: 1 Free White Persons - Under 20: 4 Free White Persons - 20 thru 49: 3 Total Free White Persons: 8 Total All Persons - Free White, Free Colored, Slaves:
1850 - Joseph Kauble is not listed.
1860 - Name: Joseph Kauble Age in 1860: 28 Birth Year: abt 1832 Birthplace: Ohio Home in 1860: Marion, Owen, Indiana Gender: Male Post Office: Alligator
Joseph Kauble 28, OH - cuts wood Emerine Kauble 26, IND Mary E Kauble 2, IND Mariah E Kauble 1, IND
1870 - Name: Kwam Kauble [should be - Abram] Age in 1870: 63 Birth Year: abt 1807 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1870: Salem, Wyandot, Ohio Race: White Gender: Male Post Office: Marseilles
Kwam Kauble 63, PA Ellen Kauble 57, PA James Kauble 23 OH
1880 - Name: Abram Kauble Age: 73 Birth Year: abt 1807 Birthplace: Pennsylvania Home in 1880: Eden, Wyandot, Ohio Race: White Gender: Male Relation to Head of House: Self (Head) Marital Status: Widower Father's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Mother's Birthplace: Pennsylvania Occupation: No Occupation
Abram Kauble 73, PA - widowed Alice Shepherd 35, OH - widowed dau John W. Shepherd 12, IND - g/son Mariah Shepherd 10, IND - g/dau James Kauble 32, OH - cannot read or write; suffers from "fits"
You will not find the specific birth location for : Eleanor McNeal/McNeil as that information is not recorded on the census records due to space limitations.
TRY - Find a grave – FREE SITE - volunteer site all states; frequently has headstone pic DO NOT SEARCH FOR A MARRIED WOMAN USING HER MAIDEN NAME.