In the 1850 Rusk County census there is the family of William Reagan, 50, farmer born in Tennessee. Wife Matilda, 44, and children Adaline, 23, James, 21, Amanda, 19, Robert, 16, Caroline, 14, Noble, 11, Emily 9, Helen, 5 and Allissa, 1. The first four children were born in Tennessee. Starting with Caroline, they were born in Texas.
Also in the 1850 Rusk census is John Reagan, 62, farmer born in Tennessee. Wife Mary, 55, Mary Jr., 30, and Naremda, 22, were born in Tennessee, while Malvina, 18F, Zenas, 11M, John 6M and William 10M were born in Arkansas.
In the 1850 Cherokee County census there is a Mon. B. Reagan, 63M, carpenter born in South Carolina. Also in Cherokee is Arther Reagan, 36M, mechanic born in Kentucky and his wife Sarah, 34 and their son Elbert, 16, also a mechanic born in South Carolina.
Also, a James Monroe Reagan, b. Nov. 9, 1858, in Hallettsville, Lavaca, Texas. Father is Thomas Reagan, mother is Rebecca Cole.