In the 1930 US Federal Census for Madison, Jefferson, Indiana, 28-year-old Indiana-born Paul and his 24-year-old Indiana-born wife Nellie [maiden name unknown] Messmore were married when he was 19- and she was 16-years old [abt 1922]. They have in their household their Indiana-born daughters, 7-year-old Edna Pauline [transcribed as Edwa Pauline] and 5-year-old Alene June. The family is living in a rented house at 906 North East Street for which Paul pays $8 a month rent. The family doesn't have a radio. Edna Pauline has attended school in the past year, Alene has not. Paul, Nellie and Edna Pauline can read, write and speak English. Paul is an "odd jobs man" who did not work on the last regularly scheduled work day. Everyone's parents were born in Indiana. Nellie [maiden name unknown] Messmore died on 13 Oct 1996 in Madison, Jefferson, Indiana 47250. Her Social Security number was issued in Indiana in 1973.