Sunday, August 21, 2022

Census Sunday -- 1950 Census Record for the Harold A. Leland Household in San Francisco, California

 The 1950 United States Census record for the household of Harold A. Leland in San Francisco, San Francisco County, California, residing at 458 44th Avenue (taken 10 April 1950) is on Sheet 74:

The Amelia Leland household starts on line 26 of the image (Sheet 74):

The information entered for each person in this household is:

*  Line 23 of Sheet 74 - 458 44th Avenue, dwelling #117, is not a farm, is not on 3 acres or more.

*  Line 23 of Sheet 74 - Harold A. Leland, head of household, white, male, age 40, married, born in Montana, a worker, worked 60 hours last week, works in truck leasing, in a retail and wholesale auto manufacturing company, a private firm. 

*  Line 24 of Sheet 74 - Francis P. Leland, wife, white, female, age 39, married, born in California, a home worker, did no work last week, not looking for work, has no job.

*  Line 25 of Sheet 74: - Audrey G. Leland, daughter, white, female, age 19, never married, born California, a worker, worked 40 hours last week, works as medical clerk, in Life Insurance company, a private firm.

**  Line 26 of Sheet 74 (sample questions included) - Jeanne M. Leland, daughter, white, female, age 8, never married, born California. Lived in same house last year, father born U.S., mother born U.S., has not completed 3rd grade, attended school.

The source citation for this family is:

1950 U.S. Federal Census, San Francisco County, California, San Francisco, ED 38-1150, Sheet 74, Household 117, Lines 23 to 26, Harold A. Leland household; indexed database with record images, U.S., National Archives, 1950 Census  ( : accessed 5 May  2022).

Harold Arthur Leland (1908-1996) was born 1 August 1908 in Garnier, Montana, the son of Severt Oliver and Amelia Ann (Brocke) Leland.  He married (1) Frances Pauline Provenzano (1906-1989) on 12 September 1928 in San Jose, California.  They had two children, Audrey Gayle Leland and Jeanne M. Leland.

Harold Arthur Leland is the uncle of my wife, Linda Joan (Leland) Seaver (1942-????), whose father was Leo Severt Leland (1911-2002).


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1 comment:

Debbie V. said...

I am really enjoying incorporating the 1950 record hints into my tree on Ancestry.