Sunday, July 31, 2022

Census Sunday -- 1950 Census Record for the Chester A. Richmond Household in Santa Ana, California

 The 1950 United States Census record for the family of Chester A. Richmond in Santa Ana, Orange County, California, residing at 409 Bishop (taken 1 April 1950) is:

The Chester A. Richmond household starts on line 26 of the image:

The information entered for each person in this household is:

*  Line 26 of Sheet 71 - 409 Bishop, dwelling #29, is not a farm, is not on 3 acres or more.

**  Line 26 of Sheet 71 - Chester A. Richmond, head of household, white, male, age 67, married, born Rhode Island, OTher work, did not work last week, did not seek work, does not have a job.  Lived in same house last year, father born England, mother born England, completed 8 years of school, not presently in school, did not work last year, earned no money last year, relatives in household earned no money last year, did not earn money as a business, earned $2,500 income as interest, dividends, pensions, rent, etc.  Served in the military (World War I).

**  Line 27 of Sheet 71 - Margaret A. Richmond, wife, white, female, age 61, married, born New Jersey, a home worker, did no work last week, not looking for work, has no job. 

The source citation for this family is:

1950 U.S. Federal Census, Orange County, California, Santa Ana, ED 30-135, Sheet 71, Household 29, Lines 26-27, Chester A. Richmond household; indexed database with record images, U.S., National Archives, 1950 Census  ( : accessed 2 April  2022).

Chester Arthur Richmond (1883-1960) was born 11 February 1883 in Pascoag, Rhode Island, the son of James and Sarah (Bigwood) Richmond.  He married Margaret Agnes McInerney (1889-1961) on 7 December 1912 in San Francisco, California.  They had two children.

Chester Arthur Richmond is my first cousin twice removed, with common ancestors of my second great-grandparents, James and Hannah (Rich) Richmond. 


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