Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Graceville

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Title

Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Graceville

Alternative Title

Census Population Schedule for Graceville

Subject

Graceville (Fla.)
Population--United States

Description

The U.S. Census population schedule for Election Precinct 14 in Graceville, Florida, in 1930. 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 Wilson Foch Smith (ca. 1918-1945). Smith was born in Jackson County, Florida, to Robert Smith and Hester Smith on October 24, 1918. He worked as a farmhand in the Graceville area prior to his enlistment into the U.S. Army on January 22, 1941. Cpl. Smith was assigned to Company B of the 654th Tank Destroyer Battalion. He died in a Curtiss C-46D-10-CU Commando airplane crash after one of its engines caught on fire. Cpl. Smith was on his way to a hospital in France and then back to the United States when the plane crashed in Taillefontaine, France on May 23, 1945, killing 44 of its passengers. Cpl. Smith is currently buried at Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial in Dinozé, France.

Creator

Bax, Frances S.

Source

Digital reproduction of original census record by Frances S. Bax, April 2, 1930: Image Number 00031, Digital Folder Number 004950234, GS Film Number 2340057, Affiliate Film Number 322, Affiliate Publication Number T626, National Archives &
Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

Date Created

1930-04-02

Is Part Of

Digital Folder Number 004950234, GS Film Number 2340057, Affiliate Film Number 322, Affiliate Publication Number T626, National Archives &
Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

image/jpg

Extent

4.29 MB

Medium

1 census record

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Graceville, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Provenance

Originally created by Frances S. Bax and published by the Bureau of the Census.

Rights Holder

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Contributing Project

Epinal Cemetery Project

Curator

Aguilar, Jay
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"Foch Smith." FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:STPL-JW2.
"GRid=56375616" target="_blank">Cpl Wilson Foch Smith." Find A Grave. http://findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&
GRid=56375616.

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