Federal Census 1900 for Iowa: Ringgold County, Athens Twsp Pg. 3 Line 43 65/65 He was a lumberman born in Pennsylvania to parents from the same in 8m 1835. Wife Elizabeth born in 4m 1840 was the mother of eight children to whom six were living. Gerturde and Minnie were Henry & Elizabeth's only children living at home at this point. The former was a music teacher and the latter was in school. Henry & Elizabeth had been married for 40 yrs.