1880 OH CENSUS – Charles W. Nist (6y, b Ohio) enumerated with parents George (52y, b Bavaria, occupation nailer) and Rachel (50y, b Maine) and sister Emma J. (12y, b Ohio)
MARRIAGE – Charles W. Nist (b Fillmore, Ohio, age 25y on 23 Sept 1898, son of George J. Nist & Rachel Evans) and Florence J. Welch (b Decatur, Ohio, age 21y on 12 June 1899, dau of John Welch Jr & Margaret McElvine) md 13 Sept 1899, Washington co, Ohio
1900 OH CENSUS – Charles W. Nist (b Sept 1873, Ohio, married 0y, occupation farmer) enumerated with wife Jennie F. (b June 1879, Ohio, no children) and his mother Rachel (b Apr 1830, Ohio, widowed, mother of 11 children, 6 living at time of census, occupation farmer)
1910 OR CENSUS – Charles W. Nist (36y, b Ohio, married 10y, occupation carpenter) enumerated with wife Jennie F. (30y, b Ohio, mother of 4 children) and 4 children, all born in Ohio, Cecil (9y), Cora (8y), Frank (4y) and Percy (1y)
WWI Draft Registration Card – Charles Wesley Nist, 45y, of 1432 N 16th St, Salem, Marion Co, Oregon; born 23 Sept 1873; occupation carpenter and joiner; nearest relative Florence J. Nist, 1432 N 16th St, Salem, Oregon
1920 OR CENSUS - Charles W. Nist, age 46, occupation carpenter, b. Ohio, is enumerated with his wife Florence J., age 40, b. Ohio, along with Cecil W., age 19, b. Ohio, Cora A., age 17, b. Ohio, Frank J., age 14, b. Ohio, and Percy W., age 11, b. Oregon.
1930 OR CENSUS – Charles Nist (56y, b Ohio, married at age 26y, occupation carpenter) enumerated with wife Florence A. (50y, b Ohio, married at age 20y)
1940 OR CENSUS – Charles W. Nist (66y, b Ohio, occupation carpenter) enumerated with wife Florence (60y, b Ohio); family was living in same house in 1935