Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Lake County, Election Precinct 19

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Title

Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Lake County, Election Precinct 19

Alternative Title

Census Population Schedule for Lake County, Election Precinct 19

Subject

Tavares (Fla.)
Census--United States
Population--United States

Description

The U.S. Census population schedule for Election Precinct 19 just outside of Tavares, Florida, 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 Major Jack Cameron Heist (1919-1944), who appears on row 71. Maj. Heist was born to Henry S. Heist and Christina Heist on November 6, 1919, in Eustis, Florida. He received his commission on May 29, 1941, to serve in World War II. Maj. Heist was an Ammunition Officer for the XIX Corps. He died during his service in an ambush on September 2, 1944, near Thiant, France. He is currently buried at the Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial in Dinozé, France. Maj. Heist is one of 85 Florida residents interned at Epinal.

Creator

Nelliauis, Marion M.

Source

Digital reproduction of original census record by Marion M. Nelliauis, April 23, 1940. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTH1-65N.

Date Created

1940-04-23

Is Part Of

Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

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Extent

531 KB

Medium

1 census record

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Tavares, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Marion M. Nelliauis and published by the Bureau of the Census.

Rights Holder

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Contributing Project

Epinal Cemetery Project

Curator

Almanza, Esteban
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Libération de Thiant." La Voix Du Nord. http://www.lavoixdunord.fr/region/liberation-de-thiant-l-histoire-bouleversante-du-ia27b36952n2369051.
"Maj Jack C Heist." Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=heist&GSiman=1&GScid=1991677&GRid=56372930& .
"Local Men in Armed Forces." The Wilkes-Barre Record, December 24, 1942, page 6. https://www.newspapers.com/clip/4441134/the_wilkesbarre_record/.

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