|1820||Illinois||White||West & North Township||182|
1790: Jarvis is not living with his father Josiah in the 1790 census in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was not married yet, but there was only one male listed in Josiah's household.
1800: Jarvis is indexed under Jarvis Peirce.
1 male age 26-44: Jarvis Sr., age about 29
2 females age under 10: Myra & Eliza
1 female age 10-15: unknown female
1 female age 26-44: Rhoda, age about 26
1810: Jarvis is indexed under Jervis Pierce in Ancestry.com. Next to Jarvis in the 1810 census is Abraham Darby, possibly the younger brother of Rhoda, Jarvis' wife. In 1810, Byfield Pierce, older brother of Jarvis, is also living in Craftsbury.
3 males ages 0-10: Jarvis Jr, Merrick Porter, Joseph Crawford
1 male 26-45: Jarvis Sr
2 females 0-10: Elmira, Julia Ann
1 female 10-16: Eliza or Maritta
1 female 26-45: Rhoda
Lucy Towles and three other children were born after 1810. Since there is only 1 female age 10-16, this is probably Eliza. Myra/Maritta may have died young or married.
1820: Jarvis is listed under Jarvis Pierce. One source gives the county as White County (Ancestry.com database); another says Gallatin County (Illinois Census Returns, 1820, by Margaret Cross Norton). The township in the top half of the page is listed as North of West in Ancestry.com. The names on the bottom of the page are from the Fox River precinct, the area just east of Carmi; North of West township must have been somewhere near Carmi.
1 male under 10: Henry Ranger
1 10-16: Joseph Crawford
1 16-18: Merrick Porter?
1 45 & up: Jarvis Sr.
3 females under 10: Celinda, Mary Clark, Lucy Towls
1 10-16: Julia Ann
1 45 & up: Rhoda
1 person engaged in manufacture
1830: Jarvis is indexed under Jrris Pearce in Ancestry.com.
1 male age 15-20: Henry Ranger
1 age 20-30: Merrick Porter
1 age 50-60: Jarvis
1 Female age 10-15: Celinda
1 age 15-20: Mary Clark or Lucy Towls
1 age 50-60: Rhoda
28 November 2002
updated 1 June 2009