4 low markers: Father John W. [Bemis] 1830-1889 Mother Emerline J. [Bemis] 1831-1898 Burt S. [Bemis] 1872-1894 Charles C. Bemis 1867-1940
4 low markers: Thomas R. [Barden] 1853-1934 Belle E. [Bemis Barden] 1864-1945 J.Franklin [Barden] 1890-1891 Evelyn C. [Barden] 1895-1966 ___________________________________________ 1870 U.S. Census for Boxford, MA. JOHN W. BEMIS age 40, shoemaker. Wife EMELINE J. BEMIS age 36 born in New Hampshire. Children: George W. Bemis age 11, Fredie E. Bemis 10, Walter S. Bemis 8, BELLE E. BEMIS 6, CHARLES C. BEMIS 2, and Herbert H. Bemis 1. There is also a Stephen Fish age 15 works at shop.
1880 U.S. Census for Rochester, NH. JOHN W. BEMIS age 49, farmer, born in MA. Wife EMMA BEMIS age 46, born in NH. Children: George W. 22, Fred E. 20, Walter S. 18, BELLE E. BEMIS age 15, CHARLES C. BEMIS age 14, Herbert H. 11, BURT S. BEMIS age 9, and Hary B. age 5.
1900 U.S. Census for Marlborough, MA 14 Chestnut Street. THOMAS R. BARDEN age 36 born Sept. 1864, works in shoe factory. Wife BELLE [BEMIS] BARDEN age 35 born May 1865, married 12 years, had 3 children, 2 living [thus baby J. FRANKLIN BARDEN must be hers also]. Two daughters Hazel Barden age 8 born May 1892, and EVELYN BARDEN age 5 born April 1895.
1910 U.S. Census for Marlborough, MA 154 Mechanic Street. THOMAS R. BARDEN age 55 working in a box factory. Wife BELL BARDEN age 45. Daughters Hazel S. Barden 17, and EVELYN C. BARDEN 15.
1920 U.S. Census for Marlborough, MA 154 Mechanic Street (rent). THOMAS R. BARDEN age 65 a box maker at a lumber mill. Wife BELLE E. BARDEN age 54. Daughter EVELYN C. BARDEN age 24.
1930 U.S. Census for Framingham, MA 21 Hillcrest. THOMAS R. BARDEN age 76 Wife BELLE E. BARDEN age 64 Daughter EVELYN C. BARDEN age 36. Living with (head of house) son-in-law Robert J. Parten age 36 and their daughter Hazel B. Parten age 37, married 10 years, works in a bank. Robert owns the house worth $10,000, he is the chief clerk at a tag factory.