Archive for December 7th, 2009

Jack Oakie in the 1930 Census

Monday, December 7th, 2009


Jack Oakie


Film actor

Benzini Napaloni in The Great Dictator (1940)





Jack Oakie house 1930



 1754 Taft Avenue

Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California



Rent, $175

no Radio

Census taken on April 8, 1930





  1. Jack Oakie (head), 26 / Missouri / Actor / Motion pictures.
  2. Evelyn Offield (mother), 60 / widowed / Virginia / None.


NOTE: This is a private residence. Please DO NOT disturb the occupants.



* Information includes relationship to head of household, age / place of birth (year of arrival in this country, if applicable) / occupation / industry.


The preceeding text is taken from my book, Celebrities in the 1930 Census (McFarland & Co., Inc., 2008). This directory provides an extensive listing of household information collected for over 2,265 famous or notorious individuals who were alive during the 1930 United States Census. Please note: The above photographs do not appear in the book.