1920 Census of Oakland, Alameda, California

SD: No 5; ED: No 76; Sheet No 10A

Enumerated by Ida L Brooks on January 8, 1920

H F Name Relation S R A M I Nat Born Father Mother Work N
196 257 Sheldon, George L Head M W 55 M New York New York New York school janitor 1
Sheldon, Lorlouise Wife F W 42 M 1879 1881 Canada Canada Canada none
Sheldon, Florence F Daughter F W 18 S California New York Canada Bookkeeper, Grocery store 2
Sheldon, George W Son M W 8 S California New York Canada none 3
Sheldon, Lorlouise Daughter F W 5 S California New York Canada none


  1. Address at 97 Hamilton Place, wage worker
  2. Wage worker, not attending school
  3. Attending school


SD = Supervisor's District

ED = Enumeration District

Sheet No = The page number in the census book

Enumerator = The person who visited the home and collected the information

H = household number (in the order it was enumerated)

F = family number (in the order they were enumerated)

Relation = The relationship of each person in the household to the "Head" of the household

S = Sex or gender

R = Race

A = Age

M = Marital status. The # of years if married or S, D or W refers to Single, Divorced or Widow

I = Immigration status. They year they arrived in the United States.

Nat = Year of naturalization, if naturalized.

Work = occupation and industry

N = Notes, see the individuals number in the Notes section for more information