Peter Family Tree


DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE--BUREAU OF THE CENSUS
FOURTEENTH CENSUS OF THE UNITED STATE: 1920--POPULATION

State: Indiana
County: Perry
Name of Incorporated Place: Tell City (City of)
Supervisor's District No. 3
Enumeration District No. 165
Ward of City: 3rd, 4th and 5th
Sheet No. 5
Enumerated by me on the 5th day of January, 1920. Frank J. George, Enumerator.

Name: Andrew Peter [7.1]
Street, avenue, road, etc.: Fourteenth Street
House number or farm: 740
Dwelling Number:76
Number of family in order of visitation: 112
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Head
Home owned or rented: Owned
If owned free or mortgaged: Mortgaged
Sex: Male
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 47
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Married
Able to read: yes
Able to write: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Able to speak english: yes
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none *
[ * It appears Andrew's occupation was entered on the line of the person above -- a 7 year old girl -- Therefore his profession was entered as 'Laborer' and his industry or business was entered as 'common labor'. A 'W' was entered in the next column to indicate wage worker.]

Name: Margaret Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Wife
Sex: Female
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 45
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Married
Able to read: yes
Able to write: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Able to speak english: yes
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Catherine Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Daughter
Sex: Female
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 13
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Attended school anytime since Sept. 1, 1919: yes
Able to read: yes
Able to write: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Able to speak english: yes
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Rosa Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Daughter
Sex: Female
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 10
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Attended school anytime since Sept. 1, 1919: yes
Able to read: yes
Able to write: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Able to speak english: yes
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Charles Peter [7.1.5]
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Son
Sex: Male
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 8
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Attended school anytime since Sept. 1, 1919: yes
Able to read: yes
Able to write: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Joseph Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Son
Sex: Male
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 6
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Attended school anytime since Sept. 1, 1919: yes
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Leo E. Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Son
Sex: Male
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 4
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

Name: Julia Peter
Relationship of this person to the head of the family: Daughter
Sex: Female
Color or race: White
Age at last birthday: 2 8/12
Single, married, widowed, or divorced: Single
Person's Place of Birth: Indiana
Father's Place of Birth: Indiana
Mother's Place of Birth: Indiana
Trade, profession or particular kind of work done: none

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Lines 25-32
Transcribed by Deanna Peters Denk
Comments in brackets [ ] are mine.
Numbers in brackets [7.1.5] are as in PETER: The Andrew Peter Family by Rene Bouillon & David Peter.

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Source Citation: Year: 1920;Census Place: Tell, Perry, Indiana; Roll: T625_460; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 165; Image: 147.

Source Information:
Ancestry.com. 1920 United States Federal Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: MyFamily.com, Inc., 2005. For details on the contents of the film numbers, visit the following NARA web page: NARA.

Note: Enumeration Districts 819-839 on roll 323 (Chicago City. Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1920. T625, 2,076 rolls.

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