Source Citations for Robert R. Marks

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Source Citations

census-us-1920-ps-mn-clay-42-20a: 1920 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Clay County, Moorhead (Ward 4), enumeration district 42, sheet 20A (form/penned) or page 189A (stamped); 1920 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 17 August 2018) ⟩ "Minnesota ⟩ Clay ⟩ Moorhead ⟩ District 0042" image 39; citing “Fourteenth Census of the United States, 1920, NARA microfilm publication T625, roll 827 (of 2076), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.”

census-us-1930-ps-mn-clay-32-26b: 1930 U.S. Census, population schedule, Minnesota, Clay County, Moorhead (Ward 4), enumeration district 14-32, sheet 26B (form/penned) or page 204B (stamp sequence, not visible on page); 1930 United States Federal Census, database with images, Ancestry (http://www.ancestry.com: accessed before 14 July 2018) ⟩ "Minnesota ⟩ Clay ⟩ Moorhead ⟩ District 0032" image 52; citing “Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930, NARA microfilm publication T626, roll 1083 (of 2667), National Archives and Records Administration, Washington, D.C.” [FHL microfilm 2340818]

obituary-inez-scott-2005: Obituary for Inez L. Scott (2005); “Deaths and Funerals / Inez L. Scott,” Newspapers.com (https://www.newspapers.com: accessed 25 Jun 2021), image “United States of America ⟩ Missouri ⟩ Kansas City ⟩ The Kansas City Star ⟩ 2005 ⟩ 08 ⟩ 31 ⟩ main-edition” page 19; citing “The Kansas City Star (Kansas City, Missouri), Metropolitan Edition, 31 Aug 2005 (Wednesday), page B5, column 3”

research-conversation-with-{private}-2011: Research Source: Conversation with {private}, 5-15 Oct 2011, includes files containing a short family tree created by Wayne Scott from 15 Oct 2011 email; privately held

Source Reference Details

Name Details

census-us-1920-ps-mn-clay-42-20a:

Reference Detail: Line 28, dwelling 395

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Robert Marks).

census-us-1930-ps-mn-clay-32-26b:

Reference Detail: Line 67, dwelling 482

Comment Detail: Source includes name (Robert R. Marks).

Birth Details

census-us-1920-ps-mn-clay-42-20a:

Reference Detail: Line 28, dwelling 395

Comment Detail: Source includes age (3) and location (Minnesota). Using his age and the official census date of 1 Jan 1920 gives a birth date range from 2 Jan 1916 to 1 Jan 1917. The record value actually looks like an 8, but does not match the general character of other examples of 8 on the page. It also appears to look like a correction was made. For this database, given the other information on this record, the value is presumed to be 3.

census-us-1930-ps-mn-clay-32-26b:

Reference Detail: Line 67, dwelling 482

Comment Detail: Source includes age (13) and location (Minnesota). Using his age and the official census date of 1 Apr 1930 gives a birth date range from 2 Apr 1916 to 1 Apr 1917.

Death Details

obituary-inez-scott-2005:

Comment Detail: Source notes that Robert [Marks] died before his sister Inez L. ([Marks]) Scott, who died 28 Aug 2005.

Father Details

census-us-1920-ps-mn-clay-42-20a:

Reference Detail: Lines 26,28, dwelling 395

Comment Detail: Source identifies Robert Marks as a son of Leo Marks. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

census-us-1930-ps-mn-clay-32-26b:

Reference Detail: Lines 65,67, dwelling 482

Comment Detail: Source identifies Robert R. Marks as a son of Leopold Marks. The source does not provide sufficient evidence to denote the type of parent/child relationship.

Miscellaneous Facts Details “Attributes”

census-us-1920-ps-mn-clay-42-20a:

Reference Detail: Line 28, dwelling 395

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Jan 1920) and location (Moorhead City, County: Clay, State: Minnesota).

census-us-1930-ps-mn-clay-32-26b:

Reference Detail: Line 67, dwelling 482

Comment Detail: Source includes census date (1 Apr 1930) and location (Moorhead City, County: Clay, State: Minnesota).

Research Notes Details

research-conversation-with-{private}-2011:

Reference Detail: Attachment 8-2, page 2; attachment 8-4, page 1