In the 1860 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 33-year-old Caleb Tarlton is a prosperous farmer with $10,000 worth of real estate and $2500 worth of personal property. He and his 34-year-old wife Evaline M West Tarlton have in their household their children, 9-year-old John H, 7-year-old Marit W [sic Merritt W], 5-year-old Marcia E, 4-year-old James, and 3-month old Charles, 54-year-old Sophia A West who may to Evaline's mother, and 17-year-old Joseph Woods, the hired man. The youngest two children are not mentioned the the Johnson County Family Bible records. In the 1870 US Federal Census for Pleasant, Johnson, Indiana, 42-year-old Ohio-born Caleb Tarlton is a prosperous farmer with $28,000 worth of real estate and $1760 worth of personal property. He and his 44-year-old Kentucky-born wife Evaline M [West }Tarlton have in their household their Indiana-born children, 19-year-old John, 18-year-old William, 16-year-old Marcia Eva, 14-year-old James, 10-year-old Charles, and 6-year-old George, and Evaline's mother, 64-year-old Kentucky-born Sophia [maiden name unknown] West.