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Robert Porter
b.1800? Pennsylvania
m. 1795?
  1. Robert Porter1800 - aft 1870
m. abt 1825
  1. Susannah Porter1826 - aft 1880
  2. Jane Porter1830 -
  3. Mary Porter1832 -
  4. Nathan Porter1834 - 1899
  5. James M. Porter1837 -
  6. Catherine Porter1842 -
  7. Evaline Porter1842 -
  8. Elizabeth Porter1844 -
  9. William Porter1846 -
Facts and Events
Name Robert Porter
Gender Male
Birth[1] 1800? Pennsylvania
Marriage abt 1825 Ohioto Mary Montgomery
Death? aft 1870 Monroe County, Iowa

In S5 T72 R16 & S6 T72 R16.

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Monroe County, Iowa, 1850 census:S2

Porter, Robert 50 yrs Farmer (real estate = $1,600) b. Pennsylvania
      Mary 47 yrs b. North Carolina
      Jane 20 yrs b. Ohio
      Mary 18 yrs b. Ohio
      Nathan 16 yrs Farmer b. Ohio
      James 13 yrs b. Ohio
      Catharine 10 yrs b. Ohio
      Evaline 10 yrs b. Ohio
      Elizabeth 6 yrs b. Iowa
      William 4 yrs b. Iowa

Monroe County, Iowa, 1852 state census:S3

Porter, Robert
4 males
5 females

Monroe County, Iowa, 1856 state census:S1

Porter, Robert 56 yrs (13 yrs in state) b. Pennsylvania Farmer
      Mary 53 yrs (13 yrs in state) b. North Carolina
      James 20 yrs (13 yrs in state) b. Ohio
      "Evaline & Catherine" 15 yrs (13 yrs in state) b. Ohio
      Elizabeth 12 yrs (12 years in state), b. Iowa
      William 8 yrs (8 years in state) b. Iowa
      Nathan 23 yrs (13 yrs in state) b. Ohio Carpenter

Monroe County, Iowa, 1860 census:S4

Porter, Robert 60 yrs Farmer (real estate = $4,450; personal estate = $1,800) b. Pennsylvania
      Mary 57 yrs Domestic Work b. North Carolina
      Catherine 18 yrs Domestic Work b. Ohio
      Elizabeth 16 yrs Domestic Work b. Iowa
      William 13 yrs b. Iowa

Monroe County, Iowa, 1870 census:S5

Porter, Robert 69 yrs Farmer (real estate = $3,900; personal estate = $6,000) b. Pennsylvania
      Mary 67 yrs Keep house b. North Carolina
Gordon, Evaline 29 yrs b. Ohio
      Mary 8 yrs b. Iowa
      Sherman 6 yrs b. Iowa
Porter, Catherine 29 yrs b. Ohio
      Elizabeth 26 yrs b. Iowa
      William 23 yrs School teacher b. Iowa
      John 18 yrs Farm hand b. Ohio
[Born Ohio? Apparently not a son, as he does not appear in the 1860 census. Nephew?]
References
  1. Iowa, United States. Iowa 1856 state census, p.1104, house/family -- _/45.
  2.   Monroe County, Iowa. 1850 U.S. Census Population Schedule, District #13, p. 308, house/family 95/95.
  3.   Monroe County, Iowa. 1852 Iowa State Census, Mantua Twp.
  4.   Monroe County, Iowa. 1860 U.S. Census Population Schedule, Mantua Twp, p. 363, house/family 998/926.
  5.   Monroe, Iowa, United States. 1870 U.S. Census Population Schedule, p. 371, house/family 1/1.
  6.   Monroe County, Iowa, Deed Records, Original Entries.