1880 - Name: Missouri Williams Home in 1880: Johnson, Texas Age: 35 Estimated Birth Year: abt 1845 Birthplace: Tennessee Relation to Head of Household: Wife Spouse's Name: John Father's birthplace: Tennessee Mother's birthplace: Tennessee Occupation: Keeping House Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Female
John Williams 42, GA - farmer Missouri Williams 35, TN Albert Williams 11, GA[1869 Elbert Williams 11, GA Nettie Williams 8, GA Elzy Williams 6, TX Eldred Williams 4, TX John Williams 2, TX Lewella Williams 1, TX
1900 - Name: Missouri T Williams Home in 1900: Justice Precinct 4, Johnson, Texas Age: 52 Birth Date: Dec 1847 Birthplace: Tennessee Race: White Ethnicity: American Gender: Female Relationship to Head of House: Wife Father's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee Mother: number of living children: 6 Mother: How many children: 6 Spouse's Name: John B Marriage Year: 1874 Marital Status: Married Years Married: 26 Residence : Justice Precinct 4 (West Part), Johnson, Texas
John B Williams 62, 11/37 GA - farmer Missouri T Williams 52 Elza A Williams 26, 1/74 TX = son, farmer Samuel E Williams 17, 10/82 TX Luella Williams 21, 4/79 TX = dau, single Ora Williams 19, 2/81 TX - dau Wm P Williams 10, 10/89 TX
Have you considered that although John B Williams [11/37 GA] had plenty of time to move to TX for the 1850 census??
You wrote - "The father was born in Edgefield district South Carolina, in 1845....."So, how can John B. Williams be born in 1837 GA???
FYI - All census records 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 marital status was stated – single, married, widowed, 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”]