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1880 US Census (District 108, Stromsburg, Polk County, Nebraska). Repository: Ancestry. Surety: 4. Lists Albert Shoemaker (age 40, b. IL), wife Louvina (age 30, b. IL), and children Frank (age 6, b. IL) and Hamilton (age 4, b. IL), living in Stromsburg, Nebraska. Also in the household is Albert's brother, J.N. [Jasper Newton] Shoemaker (age 32, b. IL), his wife Louvisa [Louvina's twin sister] (age 30, b. IL), and their son Clyde (age 3 mos, b. IL); and Nelly Holland (age 18, b. IL) who is listed as a "visitor." Nelly's relationship (if any) to the family is unknown. Albert is listed as a "landlord," and numerous tenants are listed in the household. Jasper is listed as a "brick mason." All of the family indicate that both their parents were born in Illinois.