Sunday, May 22, 2022

Census Sunday - 1950 Census Record for the Bowers A. Fischer Household in Leominster, Massachusetts

The 1950 United States Census record for the family of my paternal uncle, Bowers A. Fischer, was found in Leominster, Worcester County, Massachusetts, ED 14-214, Sheet #25 (taken 13 April 1950), residing at 918 Main Street:

The Seaver household is in lines 6 to 9:

The information entered for each person in this household is:

*  Line 6 - 918 Main Street, dwelling #237, not a farm, not on 3+ acres

**  Line 6 - Bowera A Fischer, head of household, white, male, age 43, married, born Mass[achusetts], worked last week, worked 40 hours last week, an assistant treasurer, works in a savings bank, a P[rivate] firm

**  Line 7 - Ruth S Fischer, Wife, white, female, age 42, married, born Mass[achusetts], keeping house, did not work, did not look for work, does not have a job

**  Line 8 - Judith A Fischer, daughter, white, female, age 15, never married, born Mass[achusetts], OT, did not work, did not look for work, does not have a job

**  Line 9 - Barbara R Fischer - daughter, white, female, age 8, never married, born Mass[achusetts], [Sample line] lived in same house a year ago, father born US, mother born US, highest grade S3, has not finished that grade.

The source citation for this family is:

1950 U.S. Federal Census, Worcester County, Massachusetts, Leominster, ED 14-214, Sheet 25, Household 237, Lines 6-9, resided 918 Main Street, Bowers A Seaver household; indexed database with record images, U.S., National Archives, 1950 Census  ( : accessed 1 April 2022).

Ruth Weston (Seaver) Fischer (1907-2000) was my father's sister. daughter of Frederick Walton and Alma Bessie (Richmond) Seaver.  She married Bowers Arnold Fischer (1906-1988) in 1930 in Leominster, Massachusetts.  They had two children - Judith and Barbara. 


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