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1900 US Census (District 214, Detroit Ward 12, Wayne County, Michigan). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Samuel Stewart (age 48, b. Mar 1852, Canada), wife Naomi [Pethwick] (age 46, b. Sep 1853, England) and children Arthur (age 22, b. Nov 1877, Canada), Charles A. (age 20, b. Jul 1880, MI), Francis L. (age 17, b. Sep 1882, MI), Margaret J. (age 15, b. Jul 1884, MI), Edna R. (age 11, b. Nov 1888, MI), Samuel E. (age 6, b. Jun 1893, MI) and Sarah N. (age 4, b. Jun 1895, MI), living in Detroit, Michigan. Samuel is listed as a "teamster," and indicates that both his parents were born in Ireland. Naomi indicates that both her parents were born in England. Arthur is listed as a "pressman." Charles is listed as a "clerk." Samuel Sr., Naomi and Arthur indicate that they immigrated to the U.S. in 1879 and are naturalized. Samuel and Naomi indicate that they have been married for 24 years, and have had 8 children, 7 of whom are still living.
1910 US Census (District 78, Detroit Ward 5, Wayne County, Michigan). Surety: 4. Lists Samuel Stewart (age 58, b. Canada), widower, and children Francis (age 27, b. MI), Margaret (age 25, b. MI), Edna (age 21, b. MI), Everett (age 16, b. MI) and Sarah (age 14, b. MI), living in Detroit, Michigan. Also in the household is Louise Pethwick (age 18, b. MI), who is likely the niece of Samuel's deceased wife. Samuel is listed as a "laborer, street," and indicates that both his parents were born in Ireland. Francis is listed as a "stenographer, auto factory." Edna is listed as a "stenographer, adding machine." Everett is listed as a "machinist, machine shop." Samuel indicates that he immigrated to the U.S. in 1878 and is naturalized. He also indicates that he has been widowed for 5 years. Louise Pethwick indicates that her father was born in England and her mother in Canada (Scotch).