1940 U.S. Federal Census – Alabama, Randolph, Rock Mills, District 56-20
Sheet No. 18A – Enumerated on 24 April 1940
Nicknames for family members are very endearing, but can sometimes be a problem when their real names are unknown. My father recently shared a funny story about nicknames and our family members.
It’s blurry and slightly discolored, but I’d recognize the two adults in this photograph anywhere. They’re my maternal grandparents (Lish and Leola [Goode] Askew) and this is the first time that I’m seeing them (and my dad, uncle, and aunts) so young.