1 Reply Latest reply on Jan 26, 2021 11:09 AM by Cara Jensen

    Seeking records for Helen Glasper

    DIANA WILSON Wayfarer

      I am searching for Helen Glasper who was born abt 1918 in Illinois to Charles Glasper and Bertha Bennett. Her spouse was James T. Givens and the couple was married in 1936 in Baldwin County, Michigan. They had two children named James and Henry.

        • Re: Seeking records for Helen Glasper
          Cara Jensen Tracker

          Dear Ms. Wilson,


          Thank you for posting your request on History Hub!


          We searched the National Archives Catalog and located the Population Schedules for the 1920 Census, the Population Schedules for the 1930 Census, and  the Population Schedules for the 1940 Census in the Records of the Bureau of the Census (Record Group 29) that may contain information about Helen Glasper and her family.  The 1940 Census schedules are digitized and available using the Catalog. For access to the non-digitized schedules, please contact the National Archives at Washington, DC - Textual Reference (RDT1) via email at archives1reference@nara.gov


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          We hope this is helpful. Best of luck with your research!