The 1871 Census for Woodstock Carleton Co NB lists William H. Niles, 42, occupation miller, wife Harriet E, 29, children: Eunice, 16, Malinda, 13, Amelia, 11, (?)Luresa, 5, and Abigale, 4. Possibly Wm was married previously as Harriet would have been only 13 when Eunice was born.His first wife may have been Mary (Tupper) Niles, d/o Rev. J. H. Tupper. Mary died 17 Oct 1863, ae 29, and left husband Wm and four children, according to the newspaper account. Wm married Harriet E. Ward on 10 Nov 1864.