1850: William Henry Murdock, age 26, living in Illinois, County of whitesides.Married to Susan(na)Hill, age 19.One child named Minerva, age 1. 1860: Living in Union Township, Hardin County, Iowa.Has 4 daughters, and 2 sons, one of which is Francis Marion, my gg grandfather. 1880: Living in Nishnobotany Township, County of Crawford, Iowa.Census record states that he was born in Ohio, possibly Cincinnati. It is also believed that William Henry served in the civil war but cannot find any records that coincides with my records. William Henry, died February 22nd, 1903, Susan, died April 11th, 1909, they are both buried in Manilla Iowa. If anyone can verify or add to this information for me I would greatly appreciate it.