Alexander Dacus and Patsy Boswell

District: Dist. No. 8County:TiptonState:Tennessee
Date:8 Oct, 1850Page No: 348B 

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
554554Alexr Dacus80/MFarmer$200VA  
  Patsy Boswell 40/F  $100GA 
  William (Boswell) 15/MFarmer Ten  
  Sarah (Boswell) 12/F  Ten  
  Elizabeth (Boswell) 10/F  Ten  
  Lucy (Boswell) 8/F  Ten  

Other Boswell children assigned to Patsy

District: Dist. No. 4County:TiptonState:Tennessee
Date: 11 Sept, 1850Page No: 327A 

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
244274D.B.Boswell23/M Farmer Tenn Son of Patsy?
  Frances 18/F   TennDaughter of Henry A.
  Gipson Dacus 18/MFarmer Tenn son of Henry NMI


John Boswell is listed under Lewis' children as his wife Elizabeth is Lewis' daughter. I was unable to find a listing for Nicholas in this census.

William's family (most from second marriage)

District: Dist. No. 2County:TiptonState:Tennessee
Date: 6 Sept, 1850Page No: 321B  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
160160William C. Dacus 23/MFarmer - ?NC?  
  Zerilda 30/F  - KYWilliam's widow
  Robert A. 7/M  Ten willliam's child 2nd marriage
  Julia (I or J) 4/F  Ten William's child 2nd marriage
  Henry (I or J) 24/MFarmer Ten Son of Henry NMI

William's daughter Casanna and spouse Andrew Baskins

District: District No. 11County:TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 25 Sept, 1850Page No: 336A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
385385Andrew Baskins 40/MFarmer $250 Tenn  
  Casanna 33/F    Tenn 
  John H. 10/M  Tenn  
  Malinda 8/F  Tenn.  
  George M.D. 5/M  Tenn  
  Cyntha C. 4?F  Tenn  
  ?Can't read it? 2/M  Tenn.  
  WCatherine 68/F r Va ?Grandmother?

William's son James Alexander and other children from first family

District:Magazine TownshipCounty:YellState: Arkansas
Date: 23 Oct 1850Page No: 479B  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
3030Alexander Dacas 29/MFarmer - Tenn  
  Martha 24/F    Tenn 
  Hiram 9/M  Tenn  
  John 6/M  Ark  
  William 4/M  Ark  
  Carroll 24/M  Ark  
  Robert 1/M  Ark  
  William Dawson 84/MShoemaker S.C. ?Grandfather?
  Louisa Dacas 15/F  Tenn William's daughter
  Minerva Dacas 14/F  Tenn William's daughter
  Sarah Dacas 12/F  Tenn William's daughter
  Peter Davis 45/MTeacher England  

District: Dardanelle TownshipCounty: YellState: Arkansas
Date: 13 Oct., 1850Page No: 476A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
4949John D. Dacas 19/MFarmer - Tenn. William's son
  Mary O. 15/F  Tenn. Married this year
  Louisa 15/F  Tenn. census appearance #2

Lewis Dacus

District: District No 8County:TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 17 Oct 1850Page No: 354A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
633633Lewis Dacas 68/MFarmer $300Va Age mistake??
  Nancy 47/F    Va 
  Buford L. 20/MFarmer Ten  
  Mary B 19/F  Ark  
  Nancy E. 15/F  Ten  
  Daniel D. 13/M  Ten  
  Joseph A. 11/M  Ten  
  Emily 10/F  Ten.  
  Frances 8/F  Ten.  

Lewis Dacus' oldest son William - same page in census


House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
632632John G. Moore 29/MFarmer $865SC  
  Martha M 25/F    SC 
   Melville A. 5/M  Ten  
  william A Dacus 25/MFarmer $200Ten  
  Margaret 26/F  Ten  
  James F. 4/M  Ten  
  Nancy B. 1/F  Ten  

Lewis'daughter Elizabeth and husband John Boswell (possibly Patsy Dacus Boswell's son)

District: District No 10County:TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 6 NOv 1850 1850Page No: 365B  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
801801John Boswell 25/MFarmer $200Ten.  
  Elizabeth J. 18/F    Ten. 
  Martha 3/FFarmer Ten  

Henry (NMI) Dacus' Children

District: County: HickmanState: Kentucky
Date: 2 Sept 1850Page No: 36A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
484505William Dacus 27/MFarmer $450Tenn  
  L.A.Dacus 24/F    VaLucy Ann (Bugg)
  W.H.Dacus5/M   Kyson of Lucy & William
  H.L.Dacus 3/M  Ky son of Lucy & William
  J.H. Dacus 1/M  Ky son of Lucy & William
  J. Dacus 16/MDo Ten Son of Henry
  C. A. Dacus 16/F  Ten Daughter of Henry
  L.F. Dacus 11/M  Ky Henry's youngest son
  John Jackson 21/MDo Ten.  

District: County: HickmanState: Kentucky
Date: 27 July 1850Page No: 10B  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
133138William D Bugg 34/MCarpenter  Vir  
  E.J. Bugg 24/F    TennEliza Jane(Dacus)
  L.T. Bugg4/12ths/M   Ky 
  C.J. Bugg 4/12ths/F  Ky  

Two of Henry's sons are in Tipton County, Tn for this census. Henry J. is with Cerilda (Willliam's widow) and Gibson (Gipson) is with Frances A. (Dacus) and Daniel B. Boswell. Daniel is possibly a son of Patsy Dacus and Frances A. is the daughter of H.A. Dacus.

Henry A. Dacus

District: CovingtonCounty: TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 27 August 1850Page No: 311A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
88Henry A. Dacus 40/MFarmer $1000South Carolina  
  Anney 47/F    S.C. 
  Mary A.14/F   tenn 
  Sarah 13/F  Ten  
  Martha 11/F  Ten  
  Balda 7/M  Ten  

Lavina hasn't been born yet, but here's her mother

District: District No. 3County: TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 10 September 1850Page No: 326A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
223223William Cullum 30/MFarmer $200NC  
  Henrietta 28/F    S.C. 
  Hiram L.9/M   Ten 
  William 6/M  Ten  
  Joel A. 4/M  Ten  
  James R. 1/M  Ten  
  Rebecca A. Starnes 30/F  S.C.  

District: District No. 3County: TiptonState: Tennessee
Date: 9 September 1850Page No: 325A  

House# Family#NameAge/SexOccupation$ Real estatePOBOther data
214214Moses Starnes 50/MFarmer $500SC  
  Marshall 28/MFarmer   Ten 
  Rebecca A.36/F   Ten 
  Eliza 24/F  Ten  
  Pinkney 22/MFarmer Ten  
  Mary 20/F  Ten  
  John 18/MFarmer S.C.  
  Sarah 1/F  S.C.  


Above are the two records believed to belong to Rebecca, the first with neighbors - perhaps family, the second record with her father, Moses Starnes, and brothers and sisters. Note the two different ages given. Census takers were instructed to place people on June 1, 1850.

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