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Looking for information on Stout family of Kidder. Thomas Stout, b. abt 1814, appears as school director for Towamensing Township in 1847. He was on the 1851 tax assessment roll for Franklin Township. He appears in 1860 census in Kidder Township. He lists his occupation as lumberman. His wife Brazilla Stout, b. abt 1822, appears in the 1870 census for Kidder Township as a widow. She lists her place of birth as New Jersey. In all other references she is identified only as Mrs. Thomas Stout, born in Pennsylvania. Known children are Striker/Stryker, John, James, Thomas, and Suzan. John was the father of the actor Royal C. Stout. Notice of Mrs. Thomas Stout's death appeared Aug 15, 1892 in the Wilkes-Barre Record. She died 8 Aug 1892 at the home of Stryker Stout in Dorrance, Luzerne.