The Kincaid family has been farming in the town of Colden, Erie County, New York for two years by the 1850 census. All members of the family, including a sister of John Kincaid (?) Elizabeth Stachell, were born in England with the exception of Janet (Jennie) who is four years old and was born in Erie County.
They are living in a plank house valued at $500 and William Kincaid is farming the land. He is 45, his wife, Catheri HCene is 42 and sons Henry and John are 13 and 12. Although they are listed as "aliens", they do own the land.