Posted By:Thomas Kerwin
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Subject:Re: Castor Smith
Post Date:May 21, 2004 at 07:00:54
Message URL:http://genforum.genealogy.com/oh/defiance/messages/218.html
Forum:Defiance County, OH Genealogy Forum
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From the 1860 census - Page 376

P Castor 47 1812 Pennsylvania Farmer, Defiance, Ohio Male
Susanna Castor 46 1813 Pennsylvania Farmer, Defiance, Ohio Female
Eli Castor 18 1841 Ohio Farmer, Defiance, Ohio Male
John Castor 17 1842 Ohio Farmer, Defiance, Ohio Male
Martha Castor 14 1845 Ohio Farmer, Defiance, Ohio Female

From the 1860 census - Erastus' possible parents
Name: Erastus Smith
Age in 1860: 15
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1860: Mark, Defiance, Ohio
Page: 360

Smith, M. - 41, b. Pa, farmer
Elizabeth - 42, b. Pa
Erastus - 15, b. Oh
George - 10, b. Oh
Susan - 8, b. Oh
Joseph - 6, b. Oh

From the 1870 census -
Name: Erastus V Smith
Age in 1870: 25
Estimated Birth Year: 1844
Birthplace: Ohio
Home in 1870: Farmer, Defiance, Ohio
Page 83

Castor, Paul - 57, b. Pa., farmer
Susan - 56, wife, b. Pa.

Erastus lives next to them.

Smith, Erastus - 25, b. Oh
Martha J. - wife, 23, b. Oh
Adelbert E. - 1, b. Oh

Living on the other side of Paul Castor is Eli Castor.
Castor, Eli - 29, b. Oh., farmer
Catherine J. - wife, 28, b. Oh
George - 3 months, b. Oh
Mabell - 8, b. Oh
John F. - 7, b. Oh
Susan A. - 4, b. Oh
Nancy J. - 2, b. Oh