|BELDON, Lucius Amidon
Lucius married Roxana Jane MAKEPEACE, daughter of Jarvis MAKEPIECE and Lavina SIMMONS, about 1846 in Wisconsin. (Roxana Jane MAKEPEACE was born on 27 Sep 1820 in Freedom, Cattaraugus County, New York and died on 19 Sep 1882 in Iowa.)
1 1850 US Census (Argyle, Lafayette County, Wisconsin). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Louis A. Beldon (age 48, b. VT), wife Roxana (age 31, b. NY), and children John H. (age 3, b. WI) and Lucas A. (age 1, b. WI), living in Argyle, Wisconsin. Also in the household are Roxana's three children from her previous marriage: Martha A. Crary (age 9, b. IL), Sarah J. Crary (age 7, b. IL), and Albert Crary (age 5, b. IL). Also living in the household are Ashley Hastings (m., age abt. 33, b. MA) listed as a "miner;" Moses Gilman (age 39, b. Maine) listed as a "miner;" and William Grigoiy (age 15, b. Norway) listed as a "farmer."
2 1860 US Census (Monroe, Green County, Wisconsin). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists L.A. [Louis] Beldin (age 61, b. VT), wife Rox. (age 40, b. NY) and children [from Roxanne's first marriage] Mar. A. C. [Crary] (age 19, b. IL), Wm. A. C. [Crary] (age 15, b. WI), and [from this marriage] J.H. (age 13, b. WI), L.A. (age 11, b. WI), S.A. (age 7, b. WI) and Mal. V. (age 4, b. WI), living in Monroe, Wisconsin. Louis is listed as a "cooper." Martha Ann Crary is listed as a "teacher." William Albert Crary is listed as a "farmer."