George Thomas Bradshaw1,2

M, b. 25 January 1866
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited12 Sep 2009
Birth*George Thomas Bradshaw was born on 25 January 1866 at Watauga, North Carolina.3,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 23 June 1870 Blowing Rock P.O., Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 789, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,400, 3 children and Sarah E. Curtis at home.1 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Thomas Bradshaw appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.4 
Marriage*George Thomas Bradshaw married Mary C. Greene circa 1891 at North Carolina.5 
Census*George Thomas Bradshaw and Mary C. Greene appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, ED 125, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, renting, married 8 years, 3 children, 2 living.5 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Thomas Bradshaw appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw and Susan Caroline Curtis; ED 150, sheet 7A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 46 years, 9 children, 9 living; 2 sons and 2 grandsons at home.6 
Census*George Thomas Bradshaw appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, ED 150, sheet 7A, no occupation, widowed, he and 2 children lived with his parents.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 75, sheet 13A, occupation farmer, owned farm, widowed, 2 children at home.7 

Family

Mary C. Greene b. Jun 1872
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1891] Steve Peters, "Descendants of Benjamin Bentley", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Jones Wilburn Bradshaw1,2

M, b. 8 October 1867, d. 21 August 1936
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*Jones Wilburn Bradshaw was born on 8 October 1867 at Watauga, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 23 June 1870 Blowing Rock P.O., Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 789, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,400, 3 children and Sarah E. Curtis at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJones Wilburn Bradshaw appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.3 
Death*Jones Wilburn Bradshaw died on 21 August 1936 at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 68; from pellagra; occupation mechanic-iron shop; wife Geneva; buried at Sampson Cemetery.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

William Robert Bradshaw1,2

M, b. 4 August 1869, d. 26 January 1955
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited12 Sep 2009
Birth*William Robert Bradshaw was born on 4 August 1869 at Watauga, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 23 June 1870 Blowing Rock P.O., Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 789, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,400, 3 children and Sarah E. Curtis at home.1 
(Witness) CensusWilliam Robert Bradshaw appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.3 
Marriage*William Robert Bradshaw married Laura Enola Triplett circa 1900.2 
Death*William Robert Bradshaw died on 26 January 1955 at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 85; wife Laura E. Triplett, buried at Clark's Cemetery in Caldwell County.2 

Family

Laura Enola Triplett b. 27 Aug 1876, d. 22 Aug 1965

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Christopher Columbus (Lum) Bradshaw1,2

M, b. 3 October 1871, d. 14 May 1930
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited12 Sep 2009
Birth*Christopher Columbus (Lum) Bradshaw was born on 3 October 1871 at Watauga, North Carolina; cemetery transcription may conflict.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.1 
Death*Christopher Columbus (Lum) Bradshaw died on 14 May 1930 at Blue Ridge, Watauga, North Carolina, at age 58; wife Melie; buried at the Bradshaw Cemetery in Caldwell County.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.

Sarah Malinda Bradshaw1,2

F, b. 18 October 1873, d. 1 April 1943
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited12 Sep 2009
Birth*Sarah Malinda Bradshaw was born on 18 October 1873 at Watauga, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.1 
Death*Sarah Malinda Bradshaw died on 1 April 1943 at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 69; married Shuford E. Harrison; buried at Bethany Cemetery.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.

Edmund Masten Bradshaw1,2

M, b. 29 September 1877, d. 3 October 1960
FatherJones Irvin Bradshaw1 b. 18 Dec 1837, d. 17 Dec 1919
MotherSusan Caroline Curtis1 b. 14 Dec 1844, d. 27 Mar 1931
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*Edmund Masten Bradshaw was born on 29 September 1877 at Watauga, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Jones Irvin Bradshaw; page 350D, occupation farmer, 6 children at home.1 
Death*Edmund Masten Bradshaw died on 3 October 1960 at Hudson, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 83; retired minister; married Effie Elrod; served in the Spanish American War; buried at Sardis Cemetery in Caldwell County.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.

Genelia (Nealie) Curtis1,2,3

F, b. 2 April 1873, d. 9 November 1932
FatherWilliam Curtis1 b. 1832, d. bt 1900 - 1910
MotherLucy Inna Cottrell1 b. 31 Mar 1835, d. bt 1900 - 1910
Last Edited29 Oct 2017
Birth*Genelia (Nealie) Curtis was born on 2 April 1873 at Caldwell, North Carolina.4,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of William Curtis; page 619A, occupation laborer, 7 children at home.1 
Married Name As of 4 December 1894,her married name was Lentz.2 
Marriage*Genelia (Nealie) Curtis married Nathaniel Adam Lentz on 4 December 1894 at Caldwell, North Carolina; by H.C. Marley, at John L. Kirby's home, witnessed by W.L. Hayworth, John L. Kirby & Andrew B. Puett, all of Lenoir; Nathaniel was from Rowan County, son of Adam and Mary (dec'd) Lentz.2 
(Witness) CensusGenelia (Nealie) Curtis appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of John Pickens Curtis; ED 32, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, (ownership is blurred), married 15 years, 7 children, 6 living; 5 at home--one missing from list.5 
(Witness) CensusGenelia (Nealie) Curtis appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of William Curtis; ED 31, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 48 years, 12 children, appears to be 8 living, one daughter and two grandsons living with them.5 
Married Name As of 17 April 1904,her married name was Cozort.6,7 
Marriage*Genelia (Nealie) Curtis married Nathan Thomas Cozort on 17 April 1904 at Caldwell, North Carolina.6,7 
Census*Genelia (Nealie) Curtis and Nathan Thomas Cozort appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, Nelia had 2 children by each marriage.6 
CensusGenelia (Nealie) Curtis and Nathan Thomas Cozort appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Rhodehiss, Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 70, sheet 19B, occupation cotton mill, renting, 4 children at home.8 
CensusGenelia (Nealie) Curtis and Nathan Thomas Cozort appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 at Brookford, Catawba, North Carolina, ED 9, sheet 7B, occupation cotton mill, renting, no children at home.9 
Death*Genelia (Nealie) Curtis died on 9 November 1932 at Catawba, North Carolina, at age 59; no North Carolina death certificate; buried at Brookford Cemetery.3 

Family 1

Nathaniel Adam Lentz b. 1858, d. b 1900
Children

Family 2

Nathan Thomas Cozort b. 3 May 1881, d. 21 Nov 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 10, page 231.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Brookford, Catawba County, North Carolina.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  7. [S2085] State of North Carolina, North Carolina Marriages 1759-1979.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Sophia Curtis1

F, b. 1875
FatherWilliam Curtis1 b. 1832, d. bt 1900 - 1910
MotherLucy Inna Cottrell1 b. 31 Mar 1835, d. bt 1900 - 1910
Last Edited23 Aug 2005
Birth*Sophia Curtis was born in 1875 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of William Curtis; page 619A, occupation laborer, 7 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Alice Curtis1

F, b. 27 October 1876, d. 6 April 1952
FatherWilliam Curtis1 b. 1832, d. bt 1900 - 1910
MotherLucy Inna Cottrell1 b. 31 Mar 1835, d. bt 1900 - 1910
Last Edited20 Jun 2008
Birth*Alice Curtis was born on 27 October 1876 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of William Curtis; page 619A, occupation laborer, 7 children at home.1 
Marriage*Alice Curtis married James Wilborn Curtis, son of Thomas Curtis and Martha Story, on 14 June 1896 at Caldwell, North Carolina; should check that these are the correct people.3,4 
(Witness) CensusAlice Curtis appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Wilborn Curtis; ED 31, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.3 
Census*Alice Curtis appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, widowed, 2 children, 2 living.5 
Death*She died on 6 April 1952 at Greensboro, Guilford, North Carolina, at age 75; widowed, married name Erp; buried at Oakdale Cemetery in Mount Airy, North Carolina.2 

Family

James Wilborn Curtis b. 17 Oct 1867, d. 27 Oct 1908
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, book 11, page 193.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

James Matthew Curtis1

M, b. 31 October 1871, d. 3 November 1924
FatherWilliam Curtis1 b. 1832, d. bt 1900 - 1910
MotherLucy Inna Cottrell1 b. 31 Mar 1835, d. bt 1900 - 1910
Last Edited17 Mar 2012
Birth*James Matthew Curtis was born on 31 October 1871 at Caldwell, North Carolina; cemetery reading is 2 October 1873; reported October 1870 in 1900 census.2,3,4 
Name Variation As of 31 October 1871, James Matthew Curtis was also known as J Mat Curtis.5 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of William Curtis; page 619A, occupation laborer, 7 children at home.1 
Marriage*James Matthew Curtis married Alice Greene on 1 December 1889 at L.A. Greene residence, Caldwell, North Carolina; by J.C. Harrison; witnesses Andrew J. Coffey, Sherman Greene, James M. Curtis.6,7 
Marriage*James Matthew Curtis married Bessie Ellen Reece on 26 March 1910 at Caldwell, North Carolina.8 
CensusJames Matthew Curtis and Bessie Ellen Reece appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm, second marriage, two children by Bessie's prior marriage.9 
Census*James Matthew Curtis and Bessie Ellen Reece appeared on the census of 23 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 75, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, no children by Bessie.10 
Death*James Matthew Curtis died on 3 November 1924 at Lenoir Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 53; buried at the Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery.4,3,11 

Family 1

Alice Greene b. Oct 1877
Children

Family 2

Bessie Ellen Reece b. 18 Jul 1885, d. 27 Apr 1942

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  3. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 11, page 104.
  4. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Bethany.
  5. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 8, page 213.
  8. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 22, page 27.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  11. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  12. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 41, page 71.

Samuel S. Curtis1

M, b. 3 April 1879
FatherJoshua C. Curtis1 b. 10 Dec 1839, d. 24 Oct 1904
MotherMary Ann Simmons1 b. 14 Jan 1845, d. 10 Jun 1914
Last Edited12 Jan 2010
Birth*Samuel S. Curtis was born on 3 April 1879 at Caldwell, North Carolina.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua C. Curtis; page 620D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home, lived next to parents.1 
(Witness) CensusSamuel S. Curtis appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Madison District, Caroline, Virginia, in the household of Joshua C. Curtis; ED 19, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 39 years, 8 children, 4 living.4 
(Witness) CensusSamuel S. Curtis appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 Madison District, Caroline, Virginia, in the household of Mary Ann Simmons; ED 20, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, widowed, 8 children, 4 living.5 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Samuel S. Curtis registered for the draft at Chilesburg, Caroline, Virginia; at the time, he was employed by W. H. Hollaway as a farmer, nearest relative Tom Curtis, described as medum height, stout, dark blue eyes, dark brown hair.3 
Census*He appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 at Madison District, Caroline, Virginia, ED 23, sheet 3A, occupation farm laborer, single, boarding.6 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  3. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Mary E. Robbins1,2

F, b. 8 February 1846, d. 11 January 1924
Last Edited24 Jan 2010
Birth*Mary E. Robbins was born on 8 February 1846 at Watauga, North Carolina; daughter of J. P. Robbins Sr. and Mary Wyatt; death certificate overstates her age by 10 years.1,3,4 
Married Name As of 5 May 1879,her married name was Curtis.1,5,6 
Marriage*She married Thomas Curtis, son of John Curtis and Sarah Simmons, on 5 May 1879 at Blue Ridge, Watauga, North Carolina; by Larkin Pipes, M.G., witnessed by J.B. Storee, J.E. Harrison & John Curtis; date license issued, no date of marriage in record.1,5,6 
(Witness) CensusMary E. Robbins appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; page 620D, occupation laborer, 4 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusMary E. Robbins appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; ED 31, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 29, years, second marriage 4 children, 3 living.7 
CensusMary E. Robbins appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, Sheet 8A, occupation none, widowed, 4 children, 3 living, living with Mary Ella and Milton Sudderth.8 
Census*She appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 75, Sheet 1A, occupation none, widowed, living with Mary Ella and Milton Sudderth.9 
Death*She died on 11 January 1924 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 77; buried at Nelson Chapel Cemetery.3,4 

Family

Thomas Curtis b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 8 Dec 1903
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records.
  3. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 11, page 221.
  4. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  5. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 4, page 201.
  6. [S1947] Watauga County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Watauga County, North Carolina Marriage Register 1875-1911.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Wilborne Curtis1

M, b. 1871
FatherThomas Curtis1 b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 8 Dec 1903
MotherMartha Story1 b. 29 Nov 1839, d. 14 Apr 1877
Last Edited5 Jan 2006
Birth*Wilborne Curtis was born in 1871 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; page 620D, occupation laborer, 4 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Thomas Jones Curtis1,2

M, b. 23 May 1874, d. 23 September 1952
FatherThomas Curtis1 b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 8 Dec 1903
MotherMartha Story1 b. 29 Nov 1839, d. 14 Apr 1877
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*Thomas Jones Curtis was born on 23 May 1874 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; ED 31, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 29, years, second marriage 4 children, 3 living.4 
Death*Thomas Jones Curtis died on 23 September 1952 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 78; retired farmer & teamster; buried at Nelson's Chapel Cemetery.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 39, page 67.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Edmond Luther Curtis1,2

M, b. 14 December 1876, d. 20 December 1949
FatherThomas Curtis1 b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 8 Dec 1903
MotherMartha Story1 b. 29 Nov 1839, d. 14 Apr 1877
Last Edited10 Jan 2010
Birth*Edmond Luther Curtis was born on 14 December 1876 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; page 620D, occupation laborer, 4 children at home.1 
Marriage*Edmond Luther Curtis married Margaret Martha Sudderth on 24 February 1901 at Caldwell, North Carolina.4,5,6 
CensusEdmond Luther Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Turnpike Road, Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 9 years, 4 children, 4 living.7 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Edmond Luther Curtis registered for the draft at Patterson, Caldwell, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself as a merchant, wife Maggie; described as medium height, slender, blue eyes, black hair.8 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 75, sheet 1A, occupation merchant-general line, owned home, six children and mother-in-law at home.9 
Census*He appeared on the census of 14 April 1930 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 20, sheet 6B, occupation merchant-store, owned home, 4 children and Sarah Sudderth at home.6 
Death*He died on 20 December 1949 at Patterson, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 73; at Lenoir Hospital; occupation retired merchant; buried at Nelson's Chapel Cemetery.2,3 

Family

Margaret Martha Sudderth b. 27 Sep 1883, d. 2 May 1964
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 36, page 177.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  4. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records.
  5. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  10. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Nelsons Chapel, Caldwell County, North Carolina.

Alice Victoria Curtis1,2

F, b. 24 March 1880, d. 24 September 1945
FatherThomas Curtis1 b. 3 Oct 1833, d. 8 Dec 1903
MotherMary E. Robbins1 b. 8 Feb 1846, d. 11 Jan 1924
Last Edited22 Jan 2010
Birth*Alice Victoria Curtis was born on 24 March 1880 at Caldwell, North Carolina.3,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; page 620D, occupation laborer, 4 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusAlice Victoria Curtis appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Curtis; ED 31, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 29, years, second marriage 4 children, 3 living.5 
Married Name As of 16 February 1901,her married name was Dobbins.6 
Marriage*Alice Victoria Curtis married Charles Joseph Dobbins on 16 February 1901 at Caldwell, North Carolina.6 
Census*Alice Victoria Curtis and Charles Joseph Dobbins appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 9 years, 4 children, 4 living.7 
CensusAlice Victoria Curtis and Charles Joseph Dobbins appeared on the census of 23 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, Ed 75, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 6 children at home.8 
Death*Alice Victoria Curtis died on 24 September 1945 at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 65; buried at Nelson's Chapel Cemetery.4 

Family 1

John McHattin b. c 1890
Child

Family 2

Charles Joseph Dobbins b. 12 Aug 1876, d. 19 Apr 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, Ralph Cromwell Curtis' birth record.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 14, page 23.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Martha (Mattie) Louise Curtis1,2

F, b. January 1864, d. between 1905 and 1910
FatherSamuel Curtis1 b. 1833, d. 23 Feb 1865
MotherMary A. Lawrence1 b. 1836, d. bt 1879 - 1884
Last Edited27 Jun 2008
Birth*Martha (Mattie) Louise Curtis was born in January 1864 at Caldwell, North Carolina; "daughter of Saml & Mary Curtis (both dead.)3,4
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 29 July 1870 Patterson P.O., Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of John Curtis; page 78, occupation farmer, renting, two grandchildren and Mary Nelson, age 78, probably the mother of Edmund's wife Selena.1 
(Witness) CensusMartha (Mattie) Louise Curtis appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of John Curtis; page 620D, retired, 1 granddaughter and Joshua's family living with them.5 
Married Name As of 1 November 1884,her married name was Austin.6 
Marriage*Martha (Mattie) Louise Curtis married Rufus Lenoir Austin on 1 November 1884 at Caldwell, North Carolina; by N.H. Kayler, at Hugh Simmons' home, witnessed by W.L. Minish, M. Casstevenes & W.W. Bradford; John D. Bean applied for the license.6 
(Witness) CensusMartha (Mattie) Louise Curtis appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Rufus Lenoir Austin; ED 31, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, renting, married 15 years, 10 children, 8 living.7 
Death*Martha (Mattie) Louise Curtis died between 1905 and 1910 at Caldwell, North Carolina; Rufus was widowed in 1910.8 

Family

Rufus Lenoir Austin b. 30 Sep 1866, d. 20 Feb 1936
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, Violet Gertrude Welborn.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1900.
  4. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 6, page 170.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Joshua Curtis1

M, b. 1813
MotherMary (Polly) Curtis2 b. bt 1776 - 1781, d. b 1830
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*Joshua Curtis was born in 1813 at Wilkes, North Carolina; Wilkes County place is from 1850 census. It is said that Allan Poe believed Joshua was the son of Rosannah, but the data equally support Joshua being the son of Mary and sister to Rosannah. Further research pending.3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1820 Wilkes, North Carolina, in the household of Mary (Polly) Curtis; page 527, 1 male under 10, 1 female 10-15, 1 female 16-25, 1 female 26-44; appears as "Mary."2 
Marriage*Joshua Curtis married Margaret Edmiston circa 1833 at Burke, North Carolina; no marriage record found.1 
Census*Joshua Curtis and Margaret Edmiston appeared on the census of 1840 at North Catawba River, Burke, North Carolina, page 307, 1 male and 2 females under 5, 1 male and 1 female 5-10, 1 male 30-39 and 1 female 20-29.4 
Land EntryJoshua Curtis entered land on 25 February 1846 at Caldwell, North Carolina, described as 50 acres on waters of Johns River running to include John Coffey's improvements.5 
Land Entry*He entered land on 25 February 1846 at Caldwell, North Carolina, described as 50 acres on waters of river lying between James Coffey and Joshua Curtis' land.5 
Census*He appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 at Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.1 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 at Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 at Johns River Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, page 1, occupation farmer, real estate valued at zero, 1 child at home.7 

Family

Margaret Edmiston b. 1816
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1820.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1810-1850.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1840.
  5. [S981] Caldwell County Deed Records all, Registrar of Deeds.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  8. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Curtis Family Cemetery.
  9. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  10. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records, microfilm.

Margaret Edmiston1,2

F, b. 1816
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*Margaret Edmiston was born in 1816 at Burke, North Carolina; Burke County place of birth is from 1850 census; no marriage record found.1 
Married Name As of circa 1833,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Joshua Curtis, son of Mary (Polly) Curtis, circa 1833 at Burke, North Carolina; no marriage record found.1 
Census*Margaret Edmiston and Joshua Curtis appeared on the census of 1840 at North Catawba River, Burke, North Carolina, page 307, 1 male and 2 females under 5, 1 male and 1 female 5-10, 1 male 30-39 and 1 female 20-29.3 
(Witness) CensusMargaret Edmiston appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.1 
(Witness) CensusMargaret Edmiston appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.4 
(Witness) CensusMargaret Edmiston appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Johns River Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 1, occupation farmer, real estate valued at zero, 1 child at home.5 
(Witness) CensusMargaret Edmiston appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 Blowing Rock Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Isaiah Woodward White; page 347B, occupation farmer, 3 children and Margaret Curtis at home.6 

Family

Joshua Curtis b. 1813
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1840.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Curtis Family Cemetery.
  8. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records, microfilm.

William Walter Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 10 November 1833, d. 6 December 1907
FatherJoshua Curtis2,1 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston2,1 b. 1816
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*William Walter Curtis was born on 10 November 1833 at Burke, North Carolina.2,1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.1 
Marriage*William Walter Curtis married Mary Curtis, daughter of John Curtis and Sarah Simmons, on 14 August 1853 at Caldwell, North Carolina; no marriage record found.4,3 
CensusWilliam Walter Curtis and Mary Curtis appeared on the census of 20 July 1860 at Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, page 160, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 3 children at home.4 
CensusWilliam Walter Curtis and Mary Curtis appeared on the census of 9 September 1870 at Lower Creek Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, page 71, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 7 children at home.5 
Census*William Walter Curtis and Mary Curtis appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, page 620C, occupation laborer, 3 children at home.5 
Will*William Walter Curtis left a will on 17 September 1895 at Caldwell, North Carolina; Proven 16 December 1907. Wife Mary. Sons Finley P. Curtis, Thomas C. Curtis, John C. Curtis. Daus. Sarah wife of John L. Day, Louisa wife of Calvin Coffey, Marilda Gragg. Exce. son Finley P. Curtis. Witnessess M.E. Shell, Willis A. Shell. Book B, page 509.6 
CensusHe and Mary Curtis appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 31, sheet 10B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 grandsons living with them.7 
Death*William Walter Curtis died on 6 December 1907 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 74; buried at the Curtis Family Cemetery on Richlands Road, Lenoir; Caldwell Heritage book says 1906.1,2,8 

Family

Mary Curtis b. 28 Dec 1828, d. 17 Dec 1912
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Curtis Family Cemetery.
  3. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S973] Grace Turner and Miles S. Philbeck, Caldwell County Will Abstracts.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S968] John O. Hawkins E. Carl Anderson, Caldwell County Heritage, page 320.
  9. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 29, page 273.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

Martha Ann Curtis1,2

F, b. 3 April 1834, d. 14 November 1905
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*Martha Ann Curtis was born on 3 April 1834 at Burke, North Carolina; 1900 census says April 1841, making her the same age as Joseph; check cemetery marker.3,1,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.2 
(Witness) CensusMartha Ann Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.5 
Married Name As of circa 1866,her married name was Harrison.6,1 
Marriage*Martha Ann Curtis married Joseph E. Harrison circa 1866 at North Carolina; no marriage record found.6,1 
(Witness) CensusMartha Ann Curtis appeared on the census of 29 July 1870 Patterson P.O., Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joseph E. Harrison; page 78, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $500, 2 children plus Lorenzo (12), Susan (7) and Amos (6) Story.6 
(Witness) CensusMartha Ann Curtis appeared on the census of 22 June 1880 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joseph E. Harrison; page 620C, occupation laborer, 7 children at home.7 
(Witness) CensusMartha Ann Curtis appeared on the census of 20 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joseph E. Harrison; ED 31, Sheet 10B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 daughter, a son-in-law and 3 grandchildren living with them.8 
Death*Martha Ann Curtis died on 14 November 1905 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 71; buried at the Curtis Family Cemetery.2,1,4 

Family

Joseph E. Harrison b. 12 May 1845, d. 16 Dec 1927
Children

Citations

  1. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850, 1900.
  4. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Curtis Family Cemetery.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.

John Curtis1,2

M, b. 1837
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*John Curtis was born in 1837 at Burke, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.3 
NoteB* Not found in 1870 or 1880 censuses--check Civil War records.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.

Nancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis1,2

F, b. 1842
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited4 Nov 2006
Birth*Nancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis was born in 1842 at Caldwell, North Carolina; incorrectly listed as age 11 in 1850 census.3,1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.2 
(Witness) CensusNancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 17 January 1869,her married name was White.5,1 
Marriage*Nancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis married Isaiah Woodward White on 17 January 1869; marriage record not found.5,1 
(Witness) CensusNancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis appeared on the census of 21 June 1870 Blowing Rock P.O., Blue Ridge Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Isaiah Woodward White; page 787b, occupation farmer, renting, 1 child at home.6 
(Witness) CensusNancy Elizabeth (Eliza) Curtis appeared on the census of 12 June 1880 Blowing Rock Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Isaiah Woodward White; page 347B, occupation farmer, 3 children and Margaret Curtis at home.5 

Family

Isaiah Woodward White b. 1847
Children

Citations

  1. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850-1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

Mary Curtis1,2

F, b. 1843
FatherJoshua Curtis3,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston3,2 b. 1816
Last Edited17 Nov 2007
Birth*Mary Curtis was born in 1843 at Caldwell, North Carolina.3,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.3 
(Witness) CensusMary Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 16 September 1866,her married name was Adams.5 
Marriage*Mary Curtis married Arthur Adams on 16 September 1866 at Caldwell, North Carolina.6 
Census*Mary Curtis and Arthur Adams appeared on the census of 27 August 1870 at Lower Creek Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, page 62, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 1 child.7 

Family

Arthur Adams b. 1841

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850, 1860.
  2. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages.
  6. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 3, page 197.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

Phoebe Matilda Curtis1,2,3

F, b. 25 February 1845, d. 26 October 1915
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*Phoebe Matilda Curtis was born on 25 February 1845 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.2 
(Witness) CensusPhoebe Matilda Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.4 
Married Name As of circa 1864,her married name was Coffey.5 
Marriage*Phoebe Matilda Curtis married Jessie Patterson Coffey circa 1864 at North Carolina.5 
CensusPhoebe Matilda Curtis and Jessie Patterson Coffey appeared on the census of 17 June 1880 at Watauga Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, page 418A, occupation farmer, 5 children at home.6 
Census*Phoebe Matilda Curtis and Jessie Patterson Coffey appeared on the census of 5 June 1900 at Blowing Rock, Watauga, North Carolina, ED 123, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 34 years, 7 children, 4 living.5 
Death*Phoebe Matilda Curtis died on 26 October 1915 at Blowing Rock, Watauga, North Carolina, at age 70; married name Coffey; buried at Mt. Bethel Reformed Church Cemetery.3 

Family

Jessie Patterson Coffey b. 6 Nov 1845, d. 2 May 1924
Children

Citations

  1. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

James Curtis1,2

M, b. 1847
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited18 Sep 2005
Birth*James Curtis was born in 1847 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.2 
(Witness) CensusJames Curtis appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Sarah Curtis1,2

F, b. 1849, d. before 1860
FatherJoshua Curtis1,2 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1,2 b. 1816
Last Edited23 Aug 2005
Birth*Sarah Curtis was born in 1849 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 27 August 1850 Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 4, occupation laborer, renting, 8 children at home; both Joshua and Margaret listed as being unable to read or write.2 
Death*Sarah Curtis died before 1860 at Caldwell, North Carolina; not present in 1860 census.3 

Citations

  1. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Rebecca Curtis1

F, b. 1851
FatherJoshua Curtis1 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1 b. 1816
Last Edited18 Sep 2005
Birth*Rebecca Curtis was born in 1851 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.1 
NoteB* Not found in marriage records or 1870 census.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

Laura Curtis1,2

F, b. 1856
FatherJoshua Curtis1 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1 b. 1816
Last Edited18 Sep 2005
Birth*Laura Curtis was born in 1856 at Caldwell, North Carolina; possibly a granddaughter.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusLaura Curtis appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Johns River Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 1, occupation farmer, real estate valued at zero, 1 child at home.3 
NoteB* Not found in marriage records or 1870 census.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S965] Hughleta Edmiston, "Ancestral File-Curtis Families", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.

Thomas Curtis1

M, b. 1859
FatherJoshua Curtis1 b. 1813
MotherMargaret Edmiston1 b. 1816
Last Edited18 Sep 2005
Birth*Thomas Curtis was born in 1859 at Caldwell, North Carolina; probably a grandson.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 July 1860 Globe P.O., Johns River District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Joshua Curtis; page 161, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $400, 9 children at home.1 
NoteB* Not found in 1870 census.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.