Thomas Gaddis (1742-1834) | WikiTree FREE Family Tree
And it would be helpful to know the names of those 17 head of household at least -- did they come before 1803 or after 1803 and from where did they come (PA, TN, RI, ME, VA, where?)
Ohio was founded 01 Mar 1803 Ohio - HISTORY "Ohio became a state on March 1, 1803, although no formal declaration was madeuntil 1953, when President Dwight Eisenhower officially signed the documents making it a state, retroactive to the original date.Dec 2, 2009"
Typed in GADDIS on FaG for Ohio, and there is currently a listing of 350 -- with 76 of them born before 1850
Well then checked www.familysearch.org and in the 1850 census, ... 1-20 of 2,612 Results for Name: gaddis Residence place: ohio Residence Year (Range): 1850 - 1850 Country: United States State or Province: Ohio