Amelia V Nelson in the 1940 Census

Age 42, born abt 1898
Birthplace Nebraska
Gender Female
Race White
Home in 1940
Kearney, Nebraska
Household Members   Age
Head Lawrence E Nelson 47
Wife Amelia V Nelson 42
Daughter Pauline E Nelson 20
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