Wording tweaked, thoughts preserved, names omitted to protect the guilty...
More people have posted this than anything else.
Several people entered this, but some of the dates are different.
Go by the earliest census record.
Do you have a favorite?
In less scary news, I have updated my list of the numbers of all the Family History Library microfilms that were on indefinite loan at the Allen County Public Library Genealogy Center as of 13 October.
Harold Henderson, "Scary Evidence Evaluations I Have Known," Midwestern Microhistory: A Genealogy Blog, posted 31 October 2012 (http://midwesternmicrohistory.blogspot.com : accessed [access date]). [Please feel free to link to the specific post if you prefer.]