The Edward MOULTON family appears in the 1870 census of Licking Co., OH. Edward was the son of Selah and Lydia (FENNEL) MOULTON.
Edward was listed as a 40 year-old farmer, born in Vermont, with real estate valued at $4500 and a personal estate valued at $559. His wife, Zilpha, was aged 33 years and born in Ohio. Their children listed were : Luther, aged 12; Adele, aged 9; Lucy, aged 7; Blanche, aged 4; and Gertie, aged 2; all were born in Ohio.
Edward MOULTON b. September 17, 1829 Rutland Co., VT., d. February 23, 1876 Hamilton, Marion Co., IA., m. October 12,1854 Putnam Co., OH., to Ziltha WILLIAMS. Ziltha b. ca.1837 Ohio, d. after 1870 Iowa.
Known children of Edward and Ziltha (WILLIAMS) MOULTON are as follows :
i. John MOULTON b. ca. 1856 Ohio, d. before 1870
ii. Luther MOULTON b. ca. 1858 Ohio
iii. Adele MOULTON b. ca. 1861 Ohio
iv. Lucy MOULTON b. ca. 1863 Ohio
v. Blanche MOULTON b. ca. 1866 Ohio
vi. Gertie MOULTON b. ca. 1868 Ohio