|1940 US Census, Allen County, Ohio, population schedule, Spencer Township, enumeration district (ED) 2-66, SD 6, sheet 6B, dwelling 123, ; digital images, Ancestry.com (www.ancestry.com : accessed 22 March 2015); National Archives, Washington, D.C..|
The family consisted of Clarence, aged 49, and Vera D., aged 50. Both of them were born in Indiana, and lived in the same house in 1935. They were renting their home, and it was valued at $1200. Clarence had completed the 6th grade, and Vera had completed the 8th grade. Clarence's occupation was listed as a farmer.
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