per 1880 census Luzerne Cty Pa, Ashley
William a 27 Brass moulder b.PA
Nancy a 21 b PA
Mary a 4
David a 2
Joseph a 6/12
1900 Census believe Nancy has died William & family living w mother Mary age 58 in Wilkes Barre.
William a 58 married 7 yrs b PA
Mary a 45
They r living w/ stepchildren McDonalds - 1st marriage of Mary Durkin and daughters Bertha, Helen, Jeannie Griffiths a daughter and grandchild Ruth.