Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Ward 3, Eufaula, Election Precinct 5, Alabama

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Title

Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Ward 3, Eufaula, Election Precinct 5, Alabama

Alternative Title

Census Population Schedule for Ward 3, Eufaula, Election Precinct 5

Subject

Census--United States
Population--United States

Description

The U.S. Census population schedule for Ward 3, Election Precinct for Eufala, Alabama, in 1940. Individuals are identified by name, titles and terms, gender, age, marital status, race, relationship to head of household, birthplace, birth year, the last place of residence, and occupation. A notable resident listed in this record was Lillian J. Luke (b. 1922), who appears on row 10th. Born in Eufala, Luke attended Alabama Polytechnic Institute in Auburn and was a member of Kappa Delta National sorority. In January of 1942, Luke became engaged to Captain Aquilla A. Calhoun, Jr.. Once they were married, Capt. Calhoun enlisted in the 92nd Field Artillery's 2nd Armored Division and the couple moved to Fort Benning, Georgia. His unit was deployed during the Omaha Beach Normandy Invasion in World War II. He played a vital role in the liberation of the northern city of Bresles, France.

Creator

Davis, James

Source

Digital reproduction of original census record by James Davis, April 2, 1940. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1LQ-YV7.

Date Created

1940-04-02

Has Format

Original census record by James Davis, April 2, 1940: National Archives & Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

Is Part Of

Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

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627 KB

Medium

1 census record

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Eufaula, Alabama

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by James Davis and published by the Bureau of the Census.

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Contributing Project

Epinal Cemetery Project

Curator

Berrios, Melissa
Cepero, Laura

External Reference

"Lillian Luke." FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:V1LQ-YV7.
"En souvenir du soldat américain." Courrier Picard, September 8, 2012. https://scontent-mia1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-xpa1/v/t1.0-9/935628_123685017831888_1935428313_n.jpg?oh=b94bf6b0a3bfc74aba8f10090c557950&oe=57781DD4.
"Aquilla Calhoun, Un Héros Américain Tombé Pour La Libération De Bresles." Tribute to Capt Aquilla Calhoun, January 29, 2016. https://scontent-mia1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/hphotos-frc3/v/t1.0-9/1441236_185057748361281_1766238369_n.jpg?oh=38dd54c9e1f454bf71e2288bc13ea0fd&oe=577C4BA2.
David, Powell. "Unit History: The 1/92nd Field Artillery Association - Vietnam." Brave Cannons. Accessed March 21, 2016. http://www.bravecannons.org/History/red_devil.html.
"To Receive Degree from U. of Florida." The Panama City News-Herald, January 18, 1942. https://www.newspapers.com/image/39103540/?terms=Calhoun.
"Miss Lillian Luke Becomes Bride of Lt. A. A. Calhoun In Lovely Eufaula Ceremony." The Panama City News-Herald, January 18, 1942. https://www.newspapers.com/image/39092405/?terms=Calhoun.
"Miss Lillian Luke Becomes Bride of Lt. A. A. Calhoun In Lovely Eufaula Ceremony." The Panama City News-Herald, January 18, 1942. https://www.newspapers.com/image/39092405/?terms=Calhoun.

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