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Notes for Elizabeth Ellen Northup Hornish

The Family of Stephen Monroe Northup & Harriet Eliza Gilbert

1850 census Harrison Twp., Gallia Co., OH page 99
Stephen Northup, age 33, b. OH, farmer
Harriett, age 30, b. OH
Mary A., age 6, b. OH
Sarah, age 4, b. OH
Nancy, age 2, b. OH
Amanda, age 1, b. OH
Living one house away from Gilbert family (Harriett's parents & sister)

From manuscript sent from Marie Fox to Charles W. Northup (year? Latest date on descendant out line is 1942):
Stephen M. Northup moved to Iowa in the spring of 1853 and settled in Jefferson County near Abingdon. He also lived in Keokuk and Wapello Counties.

1856 state census Polk, Jefferson, Iowa
Stephen Northup, age 37, b. Ohio, Farmer
Harret Northup, age 36, b. Ohio
Mary A., age 11, b. Ohio
Elisabet E, age 10, b. Ohio
Missouri C., age 8, b. Ohio
Daniel T., age 7, b. Ohio
Abram G., age 5, b. Ohio
Syrus W., age 3, b. Ohio
Rachel N, age 1, b. Ohio

1860 census Lancaster Twp., Keokuk Co., IA July 31, 1860 page 1030
S.M. Northup, age 40, b. OH, farmer, $800 real estate and $600 personal estate
Harriet E., age 41, b. OH
Mary A., age 15, b. OH
Elizabeth E., age 14, b. OH
Missouri, age 12, b. OH
Daniel F., age 11, b. OH
Abram G., age 9, b. OH
Cyrus W., age 8, b. OH
Matilda, age 7, b. IA
Charles, age 5, b. IA
Nancy, age 2, b. IA
V.W. Darling, age 22, male, occupation Miller, b. Vermont
Cyrus is not listed as blind although according to family papers he became blinded at age 8 or 9.

1870 census Clear Creek Twp., Keokuk Co., IA page 294a
William Hornish, age 32, b. OH, farmer, renter
Elizabeth, age 26, b. OH
Eldora, age 6, b. IA
Nettie, age 4, b. IA
Mary, age 2, b. IA
Augusta, age 3 months, b. IA

1880 United States Census Lowell, Rooks, Kansas Page Number 477A
William HORNISH Self M Male W 42 OH Farming OH OH
Elizabeth HORNISH Wife M Female W 34 OH House Work --- ---
Dora HORNISH Dau S Female W 17 IA House Work OH OH
Nellie J. HORNISH Dau S Female W 14 IA At Home OH OH
Chattie HORNISH Dau S Female W 10 IA OH OH
Josie HORNISH Dau S Female W 7 IA OH OH
Bertie HORNISH Son S Male W 5 KS OH OH
Maudie HORNISH Dau S Female W 2 KS OH OH

1900 census Lowell Twp., Rooks Co., KS page 157A
Mary A. Hornish, head, Oct 1854, age 55, head, widowed, 5 births, 3 surviving, OH/OH/OH
Elizabeth E. Hornish, sister, Jan 1846, age 54, widowed, 11 births, 9 surviving, OH/OH/OH
Roy Hornish, nephew, Oct 1879, age 20, day laborer, KS/OH/OH
Stephen M. Northup, father, Jan 1819, age 81, widowed, OH/PA/PA11 births with 9 living at time of census.