Sherlene\’s G-LOG

Making Sense of the Census (Fording the Langs, at Present)

Robert Lankford (b. abt. 1809, MD), of Racoon, Parke, Indiana

1870 CENSUS–“ROBERT LANKFORD” IS AGE SIXTY-ONE, “WORKS ON FARM,” BORN IN MARYLAND, LIVING WITH [A SISTER?–SHB] MARGARET GLASS [SHE HAS A SON “ROBERT”], ALSO BORN IN MARYLAND, AND A “MAHALA JOHNSON,” AGE SEVENTY-FOUR, BORN IN KENTUCKY [THEIR MOTHER BY A LATER MARRIAGE?]. HE LIVES IN P.O. BRIDGETON, RACOON, PARKE, INDIANA. HeritageQuest on-line census image, accessed and transcribed, 24 May 2006, by shb, via Provo, Utah Public Library:

P.O. Bridgeton, Raccoon Township, Parke County, Indiana
Series M593, Roll 349, Page 150
Taken 30 Aug 1870

46/45 Martin, John 37 MW Farmer 1600 500 Indiana
, Eliza J. 23 FW Keeping House Indiana and two children.

47/46 Glass, Margaret 59 FW Keeping House 3500 300 Maryland [Robert’s sister?–shb]
, Isaac J. 20 MW Teaching School Indiana
, Robert 18 MW Works on Farm Indiana
, Rachel 17 FW Indiana
Lankford, Robert 61 MW Works on Farm Maryland
Glass, George 9 MW Ohio
Johnson, Mahala 74 FW Kentucky [Robert’s mother?]
Martin, Thomas 23 MW Farming 100 Kentucky

48/47 Martin, J. H. 33 MW Farming 600 500 North Carolina
, Nancy J. 22 FW Keeping House Kentucky
, Cyrenus 10 MW Indiana
, Eliza M. 8 FW Indiana
, Daniel D. 6 MW Indiana
, Job M. 4 MW Indiana
Hamilton, Thomas 4 MW Indiana

Advertisements

May 24, 2006 - Posted by | Genealogy, Indiana Langfords

No comments yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: