Ruben Spann in the 1940 Census

Age 42, born abt 1898
Birthplace South Carolina
Gender Male
Race Negro
Home in 1940
Hampton, South Carolina
Household Members   Age
Head Ruben Spann 42
Daughter Elsie Spann 38
Daughter Edith Spann 18
Daughter Llewllyn Spann 14
Daughter Carrie Lee Spann 10
Son Freddie Spann 9
Daughter Jennie Mae Spann 7
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