1850 CENSUS, District 56, Woodford, Co, IL: 27 years, born IL, carpenter. Living with parents and 8 siblings.
1860 CENSUS, Panola, Woodford, IL: 38 years, born IL, farmer, $2,000, $300. Living with wife, Nancy J. and 4 children (Emma J., George, Susan, Virginia).
Samuel is buried in the family plot with his parents.
Illinois Public Land Purchase Records, Ancestry.com: Samuel B. Kingston--FD, lot 1 NW, sec 7, 27N, 2E, 3rd meridian, 80.20 Acres, price 0, 6 May 1853, reside 0, volume 230, page 20. Warrant No. 350504.
From P. Swanson: "KINGSTON, Samuel B.: Believed living in Panola or Greene Twps in 1853 when he bought a 'lot' in the NW 1/4 of Section 7, Panola Twp. He was no doubt a relative of George KINGSTON, Sr. and George W. KINGSTON, Jr."
Nancy 's Notes:
1860 CENSUS, Panola, Woodford, IL: 42 years, born OH. Living with spouse, Samuel B. KINGSTON, and 4 children.
1865 CENSUS, Panola, Woodford, IL: "N. KINGSTON", 2 males under 10; 1 male 10-20; 1 female under 10; 2 females 10-20; 1 female 40-50; livestock valued at $600; pupils, 4.
1870 CENSUS, Panola, Woodford, IL: 51 years, born OH, married in Feb. Living with spouse, John KINGSTON, and 3 children.
1880 CENSUS, Pontiac. Livingston Co, IL: Nancy KINGSTON, 60 years, born IL, father born IN, mother born OH, widow. Living with daughter, Nettie, grandson Walter KINGSTON (2 years, born IL, father born IN, mother born IL), and son, William. (Is this our Nancy?)
Nancy was living in San Angelo, Tom Green, Texas, on 29 Dec 1888.
Surname from marriage record of Nicholas SALTSMAN and Susie E. S. SMITH, 21 Oct 1881, Paxton, Ford, Illinois. (Susie's parents are listed as Samuel KINGSTON and Nancy STOKEN.)
Samuel and Nancy had the following children:
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