|Damon J. Clark
23 October 1910 - 15 September 1966
Haywood Co NC McDowell Co WV
Information from available records:
The federal census of 1940, enumerated on April 12, found "Damon J. Clark" living with
wife Mildred, age 27, and daughter Dana M. Clark, age 1, on Riverside Drive, in the town
of Welch, WV. (Note: the census-taker's manuscript has been transcribed as "Hamon
Clark" and the daughter as "Hana Clark"; these transcriptions appear to be incorrect
upon close examination.)
Damon reported being born in Canton, NC, and Mildred reported being born in
Damon reported having completed four years of high school, and was
employed as a traveling salesman for a clothing company. He reported working 60 hours
during the week of March 24, and income in 1939 of $2400.
His social security number was issued in Ohio before 1951.
At his death in 1966, the record indicates that he was married and occupied as a
salesman. He was buried at Woodlawn Cemetery in Bluewell, WV.
Sources: West Virginia Deaths Index, 1853 - 1973, via Ancestry.com;
US Federal Census, Welch, McDowell Co, WV, 1940, via Ancestry.com