Sunday, September 4, 2022

Census Sunday -- 1950 U.S. Census Record for the Sigmond Virag Household in Redwood City, California

 The 1950 United States Census record for the household of Sigmond Virag in Redwood City, San Mateo, California, residing at 1200 James (taken 30 March 1950), is on Sheet 1 of ED 41-226:

The Sigmond Virag household starts on line 1 of the image (Sheet 1):

The information entered for each person in this household is:

*  Line 1 of Sheet 1 - 1200 James, dwelling #1, is not a farm, is not on 3 acres or more.

*  Line 1 of Sheet 1 (sample questions included) - Sigmond Virag, head of household, white, male, age 44, married, born in California, a worker, worked 40 hours last week, occupation is statistician, at telephone company, a private company.  Lived in same house one year ago, father born in Hungary, mother born in Hungary, completed 1 year of college, does not attend school, worked 52 weeks in 1949, wages in 1949 were $6825, he made $162 in interest and rents,  relatives did not earn money, has not served in military.

*  Line 2 of Sheet 1 - Evelyn A. Virag, wife, white, female, age 44, married, born in Montana, a home worker, did no work last week, was not looking for work, has no job.

*  Line 3 of Sheet 1 - Leland J. Virag, son, white, male, age 22, never married, born in California, OTher work, did no work last week,  was not looking for work, has no job.

*  Line 4 of Sheet 1 - Marilyn J. Virag, daughter, white, female, age 20, never married, born in California, OTher work, did no work last week,  was not looking for work, has no job.

The source citation for this family is:

1950 U.S. Federal Census, San Mateo County, California, Redwood City, ED 41-226, Sheet 1, Household 1, Lines 1 to 4, Sigmond Virag household; indexed database with record images, U.S., National Archives, 1950 Census  ( : accessed 5 May  2022).

Sigmond Virag (1905-1981) was born 10 April 1905 in San Francisco.  He married Evelyn Adeline Leland (1905-1991) on 17 July 1926 in San Francisco.  Sigmond died 10 June 1981 in Fresno, California.

Eveline Adeline Leland (1905-1991) was born 26 June 1905 in Gardiner, Montana, the daughter of Severt Oliver and Anna Amelia (Brocke) Leland.  She died 29 June 1991 in Fresno.  They had two children,  Leland and Marilyn.

Evelyn Adeline Leland is the aunt of my wife, Linda Joan (Leland) Seaver (1942-????).


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