Mary: perhaps this may help you some seems I have a George Washington West in my family email address is firstname.lastname@example.org
1870 9th Census - West - Webster Co., Missouri
Township Union, 4 Aug. 1870 Page 8
West, William, Head, 38, Farm Labor, N.C.
Mary, Wife, 1833, 38, Kpg. House, N.C. (1 Jan 1833 - 25 Jan 1885)
Andrew Jackson, Son, 1858, 12, School, Ark. (died 1899 in Webster Co. MO)
Sarah E. Dau. 1860, 10, School, Ark.
Martha Jane, Dau. 1861, 9 MO
William E., Son, April 7, 1862, 8 MO (d. Sept. 15, 1909)
Joseph Valentine, Son, 1864, 6 ,(b. 16 Mar 1862 MO d. June 19, 1941)
George Washington, Son, 1866, 4 MO
Shard, Lucinda, 18, School, MO
Family added after the 1870 Census:
John Adams, Son, 1869
Mariah Lee Dau. 1872
Millie, Dau. 1874
this is further information sent to me by another relative will have to go through my notes to see if my George was married and to who but last we had was they were still looking.
John Adams West b. abt. 1870 was a United States Marshall in Oklahoma, he went to Texas and owned a Sheep Ranch.
George Washington West died in his 20’s or 30’s.