Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Scarboro, Militia District 1638, Georgia

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Title

Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Scarboro, Militia District 1638, Georgia

Alternative Title

Census Population Schedule for Scarboro, Militia District 1638

Subject

Census--United States

Description

The U.S. Census population schedule for Militia District 1638 in Scarboro, Georgia, 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 is Private Hubert Cody Gibson (1921-1945). Pvt. Gibson was born on June 16, 1921, in Sandersville, Georgia, to Frank Elizah Gibson and Jeanette Buelah Brantley. Pvt. Gibson enlisted in the U.S. Army in Florida as a private in the 191st Tank Battalion Division. He was wounded in action while he was deployed in France, and on May 10, 1945, he passed away. According to a listing of deaths from Palm Beach County, Pvt. Gibson was listed as passing away due to the wounds that he received. Pvt. Gibson was awarded a Purple Heart for his heroics, and buried at the Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial in Dinozé, France.

Creator

Lightfoot, Birdie

Source

Digital reproduction of original census record by Birdie Lightfoot, April 16, 1940. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:K7GV-G93.

Date Created

1940-04-16

Is Part Of

Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

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Extent

577 KB

Medium

1 census record

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Scarboro, Georgia

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Birdie Lightfoot and published by the Bureau of the Census.

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Contributing Project

Epinal Cemetery Project

Curator

Yates, William
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Pvt Hubert Cody Gibson." Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GSln=Gibson&GSfn=Hubert&GSiman=1&GScid=1991677&GRid=56372546&.

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