1870 OR CENSUS – Gilbert Bevens (3y, b Oregon) enumerated with Truman O. (28y, b Missouri, occupation farmer), Mary E. (22y, b Missouri), Willard (4y, b Oregon), Francis (2y, b Oregon) and Hudson (3m, b May 1870, Oregon)
MARRIAGE – G.J. Bevens & Nannie Crowley md 2 Dec 1887, Benton co, Oregon
1900 OR CENSUS - Gilbert Bevens, age 33, occupation logger, b. Oct 1866 in Oregon, is enumerated with his wife of 12 years, Nancy, age 30, mother of 3 children 2 of whom are living at the time of the census, b. Nov 1869 in Oregon, along with Jessie, age 11, b. May 1889 in Oregon, and Velna, age 7, b. Apr 1893 in Oregon.
1910 OR CENSUS – Gilbert J. Bevens (43y, b Oregon, married 22y) enumerated with wife Nancy E. (40y, b Oregon, mother of 4 children, 3 living at time of census) and 2 children, Velna (16y, b Oregon) and Goldie (8y, b Oregon)
1920 OR CENSUS – Gilbert J. Bevens (53y, b Oregon) enumerated with wife Nancy E. (50y, b Oregon) and daughter Goldie (17y, b Oregon)
1940 OR CENSUS – Gilbert J. Bevens (73y, b Oregon) enumerated with wife Nancy E. (70y, b Oregon); family was living in rural Polk Co, Oregon in 1935