- 1860 Census Mississippi, Covington County, lists W. W. Self age 34, carpenter born Mississippi, wife J. J. 27, J.F. (m) 8 , S. E. (f) age 6, O. A. (f) age 4 (Correction: O.A Age 4 is Oliver and he is Male)
1880 Census Mississippi, Covington County, Dist 123, lists: Oliver Self (m) age 23 (Nephew). He is living with (Uncle) George F. Robertson age 67 planter born Georgia, wife Louisa A. age 52, son John N. 27, Lucivdy (f) 21 (at school), James H. 19, (work on Farm); Jene L. (m) 16, Graham 14, Eugene E. 10
1900 Census Mississippi, Handcock County, Jordan River lists: Oliver Self (m) age 42 born Jul 1857 Mississippi, Wife Eliza J. age 32 born Mississippi, Franklin 8, born Mar 1892; Lonia (f) born Apr 1896, Living with them is step-son Calvin Whichard age 16 born Jun 1883.