Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Tallahassee

Dublin Core

Title

Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Tallahassee

Alternative Title

Census Population Schedule for Tallahassee

Subject

Tallahassee (Fla.)
Population--United States

Description

The census population schedule for Tallahassee, 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 included in this record is Private James Robert Maddox (1924-1944), who was listed as J. Robert Maddox. In 1924, Maddox was born in Detroit, Michigan, to Claude Haskell Maddox, Sr. (b. 1895) and Nita P. Maddox (b. 1900). Maddox was the oldest of three with two brothers, William Maddox and Claude Haskell Maddox, Jr. The Maddox family moved from Tallahassee, to Tallahassee, Florida, sometime between 1930 and 1940. On February 27, 1943, Maddox enlisted into the U.S. Army's 15th Infantry Regiment of the 3rd Infantry Division at Camp Blanding. This regiment served in Licata, Salerno, and Anzio, Italy, from 1943 to 1944. The regiment landed in southern France on August 15, 1944. Pvt. Maddox was Killed in Action (KIA) on October 9, 1944. He is buried at the Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial in Dinozé, France.

Abstract

Creator

Hamlin, Lona Carolyn

Source

Digital reproduction of original handwritten census record by Lona Carolyn Hamlin, May 8, 1940: Image Number 00357, Digital Folder Number 005449588, Affiliate Film Number 597, Affiliate Publication Number T627, National Archives &
Records Administration, Washington, D.C.

Date Created

1940-05-08

Date Accepted

Date Copyrighted

Date Submitted

Date Issued

Date Modified

Date Valid

Conforms To

Has Format

Has Part

Has Version

Is Format Of

Is Part Of

Digital Folder Number 005449588, Affiliate Film Number 597, Affiliate Publication Number T627, National Archives &
Records Administration, Washington, D.C.
Epinal American Cemetery Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Is Referenced By

Is Replaced By

Is Required By

Is Version Of

References

Replaces

Requires

Format

image/jpg

Extent

Medium

1 handwritten census record

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Tallahassee, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Civics/Government Teacher

Instructional Method

Provenance

Originally created by Lona Carolyn Hamlin and published by the Bureau of the Census.

Rights Holder

This resource is not subject to copyright in the United States and there are no copyright restrictions on reproduction, derivative works, distribution, performance, or display of the work. Anyone may, without restriction under U.S. copyright laws:
  • reproduce the work in print or digital form
  • create derivative works
  • perform the work publicly
  • display the work
  • distribute copies or digitally transfer the work to the public by sale or other transfer of ownership, or by rental, lease, or lending.
This resource is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only. For more information on copyright, please refer to Section 5 of Copyright Law of the United States of America and Related Laws Contained in Title 17 of the United States Code.

Contributing Project

Epinal American Cemetery and Memorial Project

Curator

Stanley, Allison
Cepero, Laura

Digital Collection

External Reference

"GRid=56373914" target="_blank">Pvt James R Maddox." Find A Grave. http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&
GRid=56373914.
"Bobbie Maddox." FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SPZC-N6W.
"J Robert Maddox." FamilySearch. https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:VTCM-11F.

External Reference Title

Files

EAC00118.jpg

Citation

Hamlin, Lona Carolyn. “Sixteenth Census Population Schedule for Tallahassee.” RICHES of Central Florida accessed December 1, 2021, https://richesmi.cah.ucf.edu/omeka/items/show/9353.

Locations

Categories

Transcribe This Item

  1. EAC00118.jpg