Tobias married Louisa C. BADGER, daughter of Reverend Henry L. BADGER and Lucy CRARY, about 1840 in Ohio. (Louisa C. BADGER was born on 18 Feb 1815 in Ohio and died in 1900.)
1 1850 US Census (Weston, Wood County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 3. Lists Tobias Rudisell (age 25, b. OH), wife Louisa C. (age 36, b. OH), and children Henry B. (age 8, b. OH), Charles M. (age 3, b. OH) and Ellen S. (age 1, b. OH), living in Weston, Ohio. Also in the household are Louisa [sp?] Badger (age 33, b. OH), Lovica Badger (age 25, b. OH), and Nathaniel Badger (age 22, b. OH), who are Louisa C.'s siblings. It is possible that both of the Badger children's parents are deceased at this time. Tobias is listed as a "farmer." Nathaniel is listed as a "carpenter."
2 1860 US Census (Plain, Wood County, Ohio). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Tobias [appears as Fabiel] Rudsell (age 55, b. OH), wife Louisa (age 45, b. OH), and children Henry (age 18, b. OH), Charles (age 15, b. OH), Ellen (age 10, b. OH), and Julia (age 7, b. OH), living in Plain, Ohio. Also in the household is Louisa's brother, Nathaniel Badger (age 31, b. OH). Tobias and Nathaniel are listed as "farmers."