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         TALIAFERRO COUNTY GEORGIA

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CITIZENS of Militia District 606: SPRINGFIELD on the 1940 US Census 

WWI veterans, Miles Hackney, Charlie Evans, John Wesley Evans, Jenkins Turner from MD 606 

WWI veterans, Miles Hackney, Charlie Evans, John Wesley Evans, Jenkins Turner from MD 606 

Taliaferro Co. WWI total of men ordered to report for Military Duty

The US Census dated April 2-12, 1940 Enumerated by A. M. Lunceford there are 121 families, 37 white households, 84 Blacks.

African American Statistics:

Attended College: 7

High School: 48

Elementary: 284

Public School Teachers: 5

Civilian Conservation Corps worker: 1 (John Smith (18)

National Youth Administration worker: 1 (Corie Chapman (19), shop

Majority : Agriculture

Families are listed with their children. Maiden names are listed if known along with correct spelling. (tvh)
  1. 1. Greason, Molly (wd 70)
    Peak, Cleveland (grandson, 20)
    Peek, Florene (granddaughter in law, 24)
  2. Greason, Doll (Ananias) (66), Eva Baker (marriage book E, 1919)

    (household 

  3. Melson and

  4. Evans: white

  5. Armstrong, Loyd (24), Dora Mae (19)

    Willie Loyd (3) son

    Daisy Mae (1) daughter

    (household 

  6. Harrison: white)

  7. Evans, Linell (23), Viola (20)

    Mary Belle (5/12) daughter

  8. Hunter, Charley (21), Dorothy Mae (21)

    Robert Lee (1) son

    (household 

  9. Ellington: white)

  10. Hunter, Gold (66) Liza (49)

    Susie Mae (16) daughter

    Annie Lizzie (15) daughter

    Raymond (13) son

    Earl (12) son

    Daisy Pearl (10) daughter

    Annie Nill (7) daughter

    Grady (5) son

    Johny Waldon (4) son

    Carl (3) son

    (household 

  11. Grear, Juliana: white with negro servant)

    Meadows, Charlie (19) servant

    (household 

  12. Weathers, Henry wd. 74, Minnie, Paul, William, Leola: white)

  13. Evans, John Henry (27), Sallie Mae (28)

    Annie Doris (6) daughter

    Mary Ellen (5) daughter

    Christine (2) daughter

    John Jr. (4/12) son

  14. Ellington, Lazarus (50) Vester

    Claude (10) son

    Henry Horton (22) lodger

  15.  Stewart, John (81) Mary (50) Mary Magnolia Denton (married 12/6/1931)

  16. Meadows, John D (23) Gertrude (22)

    Horace Lee (4) son 

  17. Evans, Edgar (67), Sarah (59)

    Arthur Love (23) son

    Alice Bell (22) daughter

    Dois, George Love (8) grandson

    Evans, Ella Mae (3) granddaughter

    Evans, Ralph (1) grandson

  18. Alexander, Willis (28) Emma (28)

    Minnie (16) sister

    Dolly (14) sister

    Emma Jean (6/12) niece

    (household 

  19. Craven, white)

  20. Gullatt, Jordon (39)

    James (17) son

    Rosella (14) daughter

    Josh (13) son

    Jordon Jr. (10) son

    Irene (8) daughter

    June (8) daughter

    Esper (5) son

    Ethel (5) daughter

    Joe Louis (2) son

    (household 

  21. Morris, & 

  22. Grant: white)

  23. McCrary, Sander (50) Pearline (40)

    Harris, Julia Francis (19) step daughter

    Harris, Willie Lee (18) step son

    Harris, Eddie Lee (17) step son

    McCrary Bulah Francis (16) daughter

    " Willie Walter (12) son

    " William Jr. (7) son

    " Earl (5) son 
    (households 

  24. Sanders & 

  25. Bird: white)

  26. Asbury, William (65) Nancy (57)

    William, Jensen (18) son

    Columbus (7) son

  27. Evans Ira (51), Carrie Bell (46)

  28. Young, Jim (58)

    Lillian (19) daughter

    Julius (18) son

    Isac (17) son

    Peek, Oscar (5) grandchild

  29. Askew, Robert (69), Liza (63)

    Willie D (21) son

    Dorothy mae (18) daughter

    Annie Ruth (6) daughter

    Jimmie Roger (3) son

    Eunice (11/12) daughter

    Ruff, Annie Mae (38) daughter 

  30. Edwards, John B (36), Rosa M (24)

    Gordon, Louis (7) son

    Jimmie Lee (4) son

    John L (2) son

  31. Daniel, Foster (36), Florence (25)

    Emma Alice (9) daughter

    Foster Jr. (7) son

    Ethel (5) daughter

    Susie Belle (2) daughter

    (household

  32. Asbury, Frank (retail store merchant; white,

  33. Earnest & Lucy Johnson: white)

  34. Nichols, Henry (65) Sallie Burns

    Isabella (23) daughter

    Henry Grady (18) son

    Robert (14) son

    Agnes (13) daughter

    Hattie (13) granddaughter

    Alice (10) granddaughter

    Amos (8) grandson

    Herbert (7) grandson

    Barbara (5) granddaughter

    Doris (2) granddaughter

    George (22) son

    Beulah C (20) daughter-in-law

    Sallie Pearl (3/12) granddaughter

  35. Stephen, Sarah (56) widow

    Jim (21) son

    Mary (19) granddaughter

    James (19) grandson

    Charlie (14) grandson

    Fred (4) grandson

    Pauline (2) granddaughter

    Ellyse (1) granddaughter

    (household 

  36. Swann, 

  37. Ogletree: white)

  38. Lightfoot, Roscoe (34), Mary Jane (33)

    Willie Mae (4) daughter

    (household 

  39.  Power; white)

  40. Robinson, Walter (34), Rosa Mary (33)

    Alvin (12) son

    James (10) son

  41. Randolph, Sam (57) wd

    Zelma (24) daughter

    Orsiebela (?) (19) daughter

    Vera (17) daughter

    Ezekiel (12) son

    Gordon (3) grandson

    Rosa Belle (6/12) granddaughter

  42. Thomas, Willie D (24), Daisy (24)

    Willie B (4) son

    Virginia Lee (2) daughter

  43. Heath, John Henry (26), Hattie Mae (27)

    S.T. (2) son

    Catherine (11/12) daughter

  44. Hackney, Miles (47), Ada Peek (Marriage book E, 1919)

    Herman (20) son

    Ollie Belle (18) daughter

    Annie Nell (16) daughter

    Nellie Ruth (14) daughter

    Otelia (10) daughter

    Miles Jr (7) son

    Doris (4) daughter

    Marva (1) daughter

    Hackney, Ella (mother, 72, widowed

    Green, Mary (aunt 74, wd) 

  45. Martin, Nancy (66) wd

  46. Heath, Jim (50), Catherine (46)

    Joe (25) son

    Jimmie Jr (18) son

    Elijah (11) son

    Josia or Joshua (8) son

    Zariah (5) son

    Smith, Annie Mae (28) daughter

    Smith, Henrietta (4) daughter

    Hixon, Adam (85) wd

  47. Wingfield, William (73), Alice (42) 

  48. Evans, John W. (45), Pearl Chapman

    Virtur (19) son

    Anna L (18) daughter

    Jefferson (16) son

    Mattie Ada (14) daughter

    Bobbie Nell (12) daughter

    Ella Lee (11) daughter

    Doris (10) daughter

    Alvin (7) son

    Ernestine (6) daughter

    John Mitchell(4) son

    Melvin (6/12) daughter

  49. Sanders, Dennis (44), Fannie Smith (married 2/11/1918 book E)

    Lovy Mae (22) daughter

    Will Jr (20) son

    Charlie (21) son

    Daisy Ruth (13) daughter

    Hoover (11) son

    Allalia (9) daughter

    Dennis L (7) son

    Timothy (5) son

    Dell (2) daughter

    May Hellen (4/12) daughter

    Hodge, Mary (49, wd) sister-in-law

    (household 

  50. Edward; white)

  51. Gullatt, Mary (24, wd)

    Golden (12) son

    Stephens Byrum (11) son

    William (9) son

    Mary Katherine (7) daughter

    (household 

  52. 52 Arkedell Edwards: white)

  53. Evans, Josh (85) Mauda (70)

    Cinda (21) daughter

    Laura (20) daughter

    Ellington, Roosevelt (20) grandson

    Morgan, FB (15) grandson

    Morgan, Roberta (12) granddaughter

  54. Gaines, Leroy (83, wd)

    Dwery (47) wd

  55. Evans, Dwellie (37), Lillie Belle Peek (married 6/11/1925, book E)

    Willie hazel (15) daughter

    Daisy Bell (12) daughter

    Albert Lee (7) son

    Edward Frank (5) son

    Sewell (1) son

  56. Porter, Linton (27), Nina Kate (26)

    Gladys (7) daughter

    Sarah Mae (5) daughter

    Linton Jr. (4) son

    David Lee (2) son

  57. Byer, 

  58. Edward, & 

  59. Evans: white)

  60. Burdette, Jimmie (40), Irma (36)

    Atkins, Ola Mae (17) step daughter

    Atkins, Willie C (25) step son

    Atkins, Allen (13) step daughter

    Adkins, Agnes (7) step daughter

    Adkins, Janette (6) step daughter

    Adkins, James (10) step son

    Adkins, Tommie Lee (5) step son

    Burdette, Milton (2) son

    Louise (6/12) daughter

  61.  Meadows, John (65), Luvenia (63)

    Will Hosie (15) son

    Cudger, Willie Davis (16) grandson

    Cudger, Jessie Lee (12) grandson

    Williams Roger (10) grandson

    (household 

  62. Harper: white)

  63. ullatt, Jessie (30) Lena Grant (39) (7/30/1930 book E)

    Rhodes, Percy L (19) nephew

    Rhodes, Vanita (17) niece

    Rhodes, Willie M (15) nephew

    Rhodes, Gladys (12) niece

    Rhodes, Dorsy (9) nephew

    Rhodes, Willie F (19) nephew

  64. Weaver (?) James (50) Mary Lu (43) 

  65. Manago, Lena (50) Widow

    Pacola (25) daughter

    Europe (21) son

    Richard Lee (19) son

    Minnie Bell (16) daughter

    James Robert (14) son

    Maggie (12) daughter

    Stella (10) daughter

    Della (10) daughter

    (household

  66. Barswell: white)

  67. Shorter, Haigler (27) Lena Mae (20) 

  68. Williams, Heywood, (34), Dora (31)

    George W (17) son

    Howard (14) son

    Gen Lee (12) son

    Fred Robert (9) son

    Hattie Belle (8) daughter

    Lonnie Moss (6) son

    Haywood jr. (5) son 

  69.  Sanders, Sallie (55) wd

    Roberts, Jabus (90) father (wd)

    Burt, Clarence (15) servant 

  70. Hackney, Vearlis (21) Amalee (18)

  71. Plumber, Henry (64), Pearl (42)

    Brinkley, Willie (3) grandson

    (household 

  72. English; white)

  73. Hackney, Henry (23), Annie Bell (22)

    Eddie Mae (6) daughter

    (household 

  74. English; white)

  75. Beasley, Tucker (82 widowed)

    Lewis, Lizzie (51) niece

    Asbury, Anna (38) grand niece

    (household 

  76. Shelton & Essie Evans & 

  77. Arthur & Agnes Ogletree; white)

  78. Hackney, Pat (63), Millie (67)

    William (20) nephew

  79. Hackney, Carrie (59, widowed)

  80. Durham, Champ "John" (48), Corine Wynn (1923 Book E)

    Eddie Frank (17) son

    Charlie Spencer (14) son

    Willie Love (12) son

    Buddie Lee (11) daughter

    Harvey (8) son

    Robert Earl (4) son

    Grady (2) son 

  81. Smith, George (47) Emma

    Lillie Mae (18) daughter

    Curtis (10) son

    Willie D (3) son
    (household 

  82. Wilson & Edith, 

  83. Jole & Edna Simon *4 Paul & Bertha Lunceford; white)

  84. Stephen, Henry (32), Nancy (30)

    Essie B (7) daughter

    Ruby Lee (5) daughter

    Agnes (3) daughter

    Isabella (63) Mother (widowed)

  85. Barner, Billie (75) Fannie (72)

    Mary Ellen (18) daughter

  86. Wilkerson, romalia (39) Corrie (38)

    Warren (17) son

    Edgar Lee (16) son

    Male (13) son

    Vast (10) son

    Ira T (9) son

    Carrie (7) daughter

    Willie D (5) son

    Anderson, Hattie (65) mother-in-aw (idowed)

    Holland, Rosa (24) lodger (public school teacher)

  87. Burns, Cecil (39) Sallie Mae (38)

    Henry (15) son

    Beatrice (13) daughter

    Eddie marshall (9) son

    Cecil B (4) son

    Fred Robert (2) son

    Burns, Mary L (57) step-mother; widowed

    (household 

  88. Jimmie & cornelia Vandiver,

  89. Arthur & Oliver Walker & 

  90. Bryon & Peal Nems: white)

  91. Smith, Pick (69), Sallie Bishop (56)

    Lemon (20) son

    Jeannie (17) daughter

    Sallie Pearl (16) daughter

    Mary Lizzie (11) daughter

    Josh (or) Jack (18) son (CCC member)

    (household 

  92. Jess Colclough, 

  93. Jerry & Jessie Mae Barksdale: white)

  94.  Ross, George (62) Mattie (61) 

  95. Turner, Spencer (48), Sallie L Daniel (40) 1/11/1917 book D

    William H (20) son

    Ardella (18) daughter

    Mamie Louella (17) daughter

    Ada Mae (12) daughter

    Daniel, William A (93) Father-in-law

    Daniel, Pleam F (63) Brother-in-law

  96. Jackson, Allen (80) Martha (Mattie Atkinson 2/24/1881, Book B)

    Sigman, John Henry (32) nephew; widowed

    Sigman, Edward J (12) grand nephew

    Sigman, Curtis (7) grand nephew

  97. Asbury, Bob (102) Fannie (88)

    Otis (8) grandson

    Dewitt (35) son

  98. Turner, Floyd (64), Isabella Daniel (58 12/29/1890 Book C)

    Mitchell, Curtis (8) lodger

  99. Howell, Albert David (30) Fannie Lou Meadows 8/1/1926 (Howard's)

    Henry Lacy (Henry Lathan) (11) son

  100.  Calloway, L.M. (52) Rebecca (32)

    Allene (19) daughter

    James (16) son

    Roy (14) son

    Lloyd (11) son

    L.C. (6) son

    Cora Lee (6) niece

    Hattie Mae (16) niece

    Boyer (18) nephew 

  101. Swan, Mason (56) widowed

    Edward, Mary (77) aunt

  102.  Meadows, Lucinda (80) widowed

    Meadows, Lillian (13) granddaughter

  103. Turner, Hanna (89) widowed

    Turner, Mary E (51) daughter-in-law

  104. Turner, Ed (64), Esida (59)

    Peek, Princella (20) daughter

    Peek, Geraldine (2) granddaughter 

  105. Turner, Luss (55) Fannie Mae Young

    Fannie Mae (18) daughter

    Daniel (17) son

    Lucile (15) daughter

    Evelyn (14) daughter

    Annie Maude (12) daughter

    Walter Lee (9) son

    Credile, Christine (6) granddaughter

    Meadow, Willie C (5) grandson

    Brown, Rufus (4) grandson

    Meadows Calvin (3) grandson

    Turner, Princella (3) granddaughter

  106. Turner, Mariah (widowed) * (census taker miscounted here)

  107. Evans, Casper (48) Viola Atkinson (48, 6/18/1911, Book D)

    George (19) son

    Anna Laura (18) daughter

    Allen Thomas (16) son

    Bessie (12) daughter

    Marie (8) daughter

    Talmadge (5) son

  108. Bowman, Matthew (32) Ophelia Turner

    Robert Lee (8) son

    Loretta (Loraine) (7) daughter

    John Wallace (5) son

    James Weldon (2) son

    Tuner, Henry L (25) brother -in-law

  109. Turner, James J (55) Mildred A (35) sister

  110. Turner, Joe (53), Lelia Evans (50)

    Virginia (17) niece       

  111. Turner, Joe Morris (31) Martha Mitchell

    Calvin (8) son

    Fredrick Douglas (7) son

    Ernestine (5) daughter

    Roland A (2) son

    Joe Morris Jr (7/12)

    Mitchell, Willie Joe (16) brother-in-law

    Mitchell, Mattie Ruth (13) sister-in-law

  112. Turner, Clark (63), Cleo Stewart (48)

    Willie Belle (6) granddaughter

  113. Adkinson (Atkinson), Henry T (72), Dora (60) 

  114. Evans, WEst (70) Ella Griffin (68)

    Fulton, Carry (43) daughter

    Fulton, Perry (19) grandson

    Wright, Elizabeth (16) granddaughter

  115. Chapman, George (40), Anna Stewart (10/2/1928, Book E)

    Georgia Mae (19) daughter

    Frances (17) daughter

    Bessie Lee (16) daughter

    Ophelia (15) daughter

    Marion (12) daughter

    Annie Ruth (11) daughter

    Hattie L (8) daughter

    Stewart, Edna (16) cousin

    Stewart, Alex (75) grandfather

  116. Chapman, Henry (45), Origa Stewart (40 4/6/1919, Book E)

    Corie (19) son National Youth Administration

    Mary (18) daughter

    Carrie (16) daughter

    Christine (12) daughter

    Emily Nell (9) daughter

    Fred W (7) son

    Leola (4) daughton

    Broxton, John T (25 lodger, Public School Teacher)

  117.  Chapman, Mitchell (75) Hattie Atkinson (49)

    J.T. (21) son

    Beulah (19) daughter

    Rodessa (16) granddaughter

    Earl (12) grandson

    James Alvin (11) grandson

  118. Wilson, James R (49, public school teacher) & Letta Mae (46)

    Ophelia (24) daughter; public school teacher

    James Jr (22) son

    Mildred (20) daughter; public school teacher

    Arnold (18) son

    Thurmond (15) son

    William (14) son 

    The Civilian Conservation Corps part of President F.D. Roosevelt's New Deal http://www.history.com/topics/civilian-conservation-corps, as well as the National Youth Administration https://www2.gwu.edu/~erpapers/teachinger/glossary/nya.cfm.