Shafter Hollis in the 1940 Census

Age 15, born abt 1925
Birthplace Alabama
Gender Male
Race Negro
Home in 1940
Lamar, Alabama
Household Members   Age
Head Gerrie Hollis 38
Wife Letha Hollis 35
Daughter Willie May Hollis 16
Son Shafter Hollis 15
Daughter Euie Gray Hollis 13
Son Grafton Hollis 12
Daughter Wilma Hollis 9
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