Seeking information on Joseph Ault, born 1847 in Ohio, the son of Wiliam (b. 1823) and Mary. Believe he had a brother Val Ault who married Martha Calhoun. Joseph married Malinda Catherine Ayers, 5 DEc 1867 in Bartholomew Co., IN.She was daughter of Sam and America McKinney Ayers.Joseph is found on the 1870 Saltcreek Twp., Jackson Co., IN census with wife and daughter Melvina age 1.Later Malinda is found on the 1880 Ridge Twp., Shelby Co., IL census with children Lucinda C. age 9, Wiliam D. age 6. and Mary E. age 1.What happened to Joseph??Malinda remarried to James Cordell 1882 in Shelby Co., IL.This family migrates to Lincoln Co., NEB.Lucinda C. Ault (1871-1918) married Andy Brown, and Mary E.(1879-1944) married1st Mr. Ballard, 2nd Mr. Wagner. Both of these daughters are buried in the family plot in Dickens Cemetery, Lincoln Co., NEB.