I found my 2x great-uncle, Jessie Lee Freeman, in the 1930 US Census in Township 3, Madera, California as a farmer with his wife and 3 children. Jessie Lee is the brother of my great-grandfather, James Wallace Freeman.


Jessie Lee Freeman, head of the household, house is rented,  male, white, 39 years old, married to Ruth when he was 31 years old, born in Washington, father born in Wisconsin, mother born in Illinois, working as a cotton farmer.

Ruth Freeman, female, white, 36 years old, married to Jessie Lee when she was 28 years old, born in Kansas, father born in Scotland, mother born in Canada, not working

Evelyn Freeman, female, white, 6 years 6 months old, attending school, born in California

Richard Lee Freeman, male, white, 3 years 6 months old, born in California

Arthur Freeman, male, white, 1 year 8 months old, born in California

Source: Ancestry.com, 1930 United States Federal Census, Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2002, Township 3, Madera, California, Roll No.176, page 9A, Enumeration District No. 6, Image 419, Family No. 190, Household of Jessie Lee Freeman.

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