Ara Ellison in the 1940 Census

Age 39, born abt 1901
Birthplace Iowa
Gender Male
Race White
Home in 1940
Richland, North Dakota
Household Members   Age
Head Ara Ellison 39
Wife Minnie Ellison 38
Son Edgar Ellison 18
Daughter Myrtle Ellison 12
Son Henry Ellison 8
Daughter Jones Ellison 6
Son Allan Ellison 2
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