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John & Ola Ford: 1930 Census Dallas Co., Alabama


Home in 1930: Valley Creek, Dallas, Alabama
Summerfield Road

Head of House: John Ford, farmer, 40

Spouse: Ola Ford, gen farm laborer, 41

Race: Negro

Dwelling #403

Family# 419


Fred Ford- sawmill, 18
(My grandfather Robert “Bud” Ford worked in the sawmill as did my cousins)

Jessie Ford – gen farm laborer, 16

Wenona Ford – gen farm laborer, 15

Annie Ford – gen farm laborer, 13

Mary Ford – gen farm laborer, 11


These are my cousins.

Ola Ford’s maiden name may have been Waters. The Ford family is said to originally have been from Perryville.

I was told my family worked on The Morgan Place.

If you have any information about this line of Fords, or want to connect with other relatives please leave me a message. God Bless!
Source Citation: Year: 1930; Census Place: Valley Creek, Dallas, Alabama; Roll: 14; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 4; Image: 89.0.



November 28, 2011 at 5:38 am 4 comments

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