Malinda was last recorded in Crooked Creek Twp. Cumberland County, Illinois. She does not appear in the 1880 Census. She and husband Joseph (age 75) went back to Indiana. Joseph is recorded in the 1880 Lost Creek Twp. Vigo County, Indiana Census living with son Allen. Malinda was buried in the same area.
Several other sons are buried in Washington Street Cemetery, Cumberland County, Illinois.