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Census 1930

Questions

The census form itself now has some lettered columns which are supposed to be filled in by clerks later to encode various responses.

Place of Abode:
  1. Street, avenue, road, etc.
  2. House number (in cities or towns).
  3. Number of dwelling house in order of visitation.
  4. Number of family in order of visitation.
  5. Name of each person whose place of abode on April 1, 1930, was in this family. Enter surname first, then the given name and middle initial, if any. Include every person living on April 1, 1930. Omit children born since April 1, 1930.
  6. Relationship of this person to the head of the family.
Home Data:
  1. Home owned or rented.
  2. Value of home, if owned, or monthly rental, if rented.
  3. Radio set.
  4. Does this family live on a farm?
Personal description:
  1. Sex.
  2. Color or race.
  3. Age at last birthday.
  4. Marital condition.
  5. Age at first marriage.
Education:
  1. Attended school or college any time since September 1, 1929.
  2. Whether able to read and write.
Place of Birth:
  1. Person.
  2. Father.
  3. Mother.
Mother Tongue (or native language) of Foreign Born:
  1. Language spoken at home before coming to the United States.
Citizenship, etc.:
  1. Year of immigration to the United States.
  2. Naturalization.
  3. Whether able to speak English
Occupation and Industry:
  1. Occupation: Trade, profession, or particular kind of work, as spinner, salesman, riveter, teacher, etc..
  2. Industry: Industry or business, as cotton mill, dry goods store, shipyard, public school, etc..
  3. Class of worker.
Employment:
Whether actually at work yesterday (or the last regular working day):
  1. Yes or No.
  2. If not, line number of Unemployment Schedule.
Veterans:
Whether a veteran of U.S. military or naval forces:
  1. Yes or No.
  2. What war or expedition.
  3. Number of farm schedule.

Rendered Table

State state, Incorporated place inc place. — Enumeration District No. no. Sheet no. written
County county, Ward of city ward; Block No. block no. — Supervisour's District No.: no. Stamped No. no.
Township or other division of county township. Unincorporated place uninc place. Institution institution. Enumerated by me on mo day, 1930, enumrator Enumerator
Street
(1)
HS#
(2)
DW#
(3)
FM#
(4)
Name
(5)
Relat
ionship
(6)
Own/
Rent
(7)
Value
/Rent
(8)
Radio
(9)
Farm?
(10)
Sex
(11)
Color
(12)
Age
(13)
Marr.
Stat.
(14)
Age 1st
Marriag.
(15)
Schl/Coll
in Yr?
(16)
Read
&Write
(17)
B'place
(18)
B'place
Father
(19)
B'place
Mother
(20)
Immig
Lang.
(21)
Year
Immig
(22)
Natur
(23)
Speak
English
(24)
Occupation
(25)
Industry
(26)
Class
(27)
Work
Yest'day
(28)
Unemp.
Sched
(29)
Vet
(30)
War
(31)
Farm
Sched
(32)
                                

Wiki Table Code

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