Mary Elizabeth Fawbush1,2,3

F, b. 24 February 1901, d. 1 September 1983
Last Edited4 Nov 2005
Birth*Mary Elizabeth Fawbush was born on 24 February 1901 at Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.1,2,3 
Married Name As of 9 May 1920,her married name was Curtis.1,2,3 
Marriage*She married Hobart Livingston Curtis, son of John Hamilton Curtis and Carrie M. Christenson, on 9 May 1920 at Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusMary Elizabeth Fawbush appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Buffalo, Erie, New York, in the household of Hobart Livingston Curtis; ED 12, Sheet 17A, occupation railroad police, renting-$32.50 month, 3 children at home.1 
Death*Mary Elizabeth Fawbush died on 1 September 1983 at Jonesboro, Clayton, Georgia, at age 82; divorced and married Charles Epperson; SSDI record is for Mary Curtis, last residence Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky.1,3,2 

Family

Hobart Livingston Curtis b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 20 Jul 1971
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 43.

Charles Evans Curtis1,2

M, b. 20 March 1921, d. 1 January 2005
FatherHobart Livingston Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 20 Jul 1971
MotherMary Elizabeth Fawbush1 b. 24 Feb 1901, d. 1 Sep 1983
Last Edited4 Nov 2005
Birth*Charles Evans Curtis was born on 20 March 1921 at Greencastle, Putnam, Indiana.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Buffalo, Erie, New York, in the household of Hobart Livingston Curtis; ED 12, Sheet 17A, occupation railroad police, renting-$32.50 month, 3 children at home.1 
Death*Charles Evans Curtis died on 1 January 2005 at Grand Island, Hall, Nebraska, at age 83.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 43.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

George Edward Curtis1,2

M, b. 3 October 1922
FatherHobart Livingston Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 20 Jul 1971
MotherMary Elizabeth Fawbush1 b. 24 Feb 1901, d. 1 Sep 1983
Last Edited21 Nov 2012
Birth*George Edward Curtis was born on 3 October 1922 at Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Buffalo, Erie, New York, in the household of Hobart Livingston Curtis; ED 12, Sheet 17A, occupation railroad police, renting-$32.50 month, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 43.

John Hobert Curtis1,2

M, b. 9 December 1929
FatherHobart Livingston Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1899, d. 20 Jul 1971
MotherMary Elizabeth Fawbush1 b. 24 Feb 1901, d. 1 Sep 1983
Last Edited21 Nov 2012
Birth*John Hobert Curtis was born on 9 December 1929 at Buffalo, Erie, New York.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Buffalo, Erie, New York, in the household of Hobart Livingston Curtis; ED 12, Sheet 17A, occupation railroad police, renting-$32.50 month, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 43.

Effie Carpenter1

F, b. 1 November 1900, d. April 1975
FatherCharles Bert Carpenter1 b. 2 Oct 1874, d. 14 Apr 1904
MotherKate (?)1 b. Jul 1878
Last Edited24 Oct 2015
Birth*Effie Carpenter was born on 1 November 1900 at Wayne, Nebraska.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, in the household of Kate (?); ED 215, sheet 3B, occupation own income, widowed, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.1 
(Witness) CensusEffie Carpenter appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, in the household of Kate (?); ED 225, sheet 8A, occupation none, widowed, 2 children at home.4 
Married Name As of circa 1921,her married name was Reuter.5 
Marriage*Effie Carpenter married Herbert Reuter circa 1921.5 
Census*Effie Carpenter and Herbert Reuter appeared on the census of 29 April 1940 at Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, ED 90-17, sheet 24A, occupation plumber-hardware, real estate valued at $1,800, 2 daughters.6 
Death*Effie Carpenter died in April 1975 at Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, at age 74; married name Reuter; buried at Greenwood Cemetery.2,3 

Family

Herbert Reuter b. 2 Mar 1896, d. Feb 1976
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Greenwood, Wayne, Nebraska.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Floyd (Hoyle) Carpenter1

M, b. 1903
FatherCharles Bert Carpenter2 b. 2 Oct 1874, d. 14 Apr 1904
MotherKate (?)2 b. Jul 1878
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*Floyd (Hoyle) Carpenter was born in 1903 at Wayne, Nebraska.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, in the household of Kate (?); ED 215, sheet 3B, occupation own income, widowed, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.2 
(Witness) CensusFloyd (Hoyle) Carpenter appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 Wayne, Wayne, Nebraska, in the household of Kate (?); ED 225, sheet 8A, occupation none, widowed, 2 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910, 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Flora Evelyn Curtis1,2

F, b. 18 June 1881, d. 14 February 1960
FatherJohn Enos Curtis1 b. 24 Jan 1847, d. 29 Aug 1932
MotherEliza Ann Daily1 b. 24 Mar 1851, d. 15 Apr 1914
Last Edited4 Nov 2005
Birth*Flora Evelyn Curtis was born on 18 June 1881 at Clark, Indiana.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Vernon Twp., Jackson, Indiana, in the household of John Enos Curtis; ED 79, sheet 5A, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 34 years, 11 children, 7 living, 3 at home.1 
Death*Flora Evelyn Curtis died on 14 February 1960 at Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, at age 78; buried at the Crothersville Cemetery, Crothersville, Indiana; married (1) Delorme Scott; (2) Charles Trobaugh.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 21.
  3. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 39.

Bessie Pearl Curtis1,2

F, b. 20 April 1886, d. 3 August 1973
FatherJohn Enos Curtis1 b. 24 Jan 1847, d. 29 Aug 1932
MotherEliza Ann Daily1 b. 24 Mar 1851, d. 15 Apr 1914
Last Edited4 Nov 2005
Birth*Bessie Pearl Curtis was born on 20 April 1886 at Clark, Indiana.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Vernon Twp., Jackson, Indiana, in the household of John Enos Curtis; ED 79, sheet 5A, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 34 years, 11 children, 7 living, 3 at home.1 
Death*Bessie Pearl Curtis died on 3 August 1973 at La Crescenta, Los Angeles, California, at age 87; buried at Crothersville Cemetery, Crothersville, Indiana. Married (1) Carl Oaks; (2) William Beamer; no issue.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 21.
  3. [S1053] Richard David Brainard, Curtis-Priddy Family Genealogy, page 41.

John Daily1

M, b. March 1826
Last Edited24 Oct 2005
Birth*John Daily was born in March 1826 at Indiana.1 

Family

Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Mary Elizabeth Whitestone1,2

F, b. December 1837
Last Edited10 Aug 2008
Birth*Mary Elizabeth Whitestone was born in December 1837 at Virginia.1 
Marriage*She married Benjamin F. Curtis, son of Joshua Curtis and Rebecca Grimes Lockridge, on 17 August 1869 at Smith, Texas.3,2 
Married Name As of 17 August 1869,her married name was Curtis.3,2 
Census*Mary Elizabeth Whitestone and Benjamin F. Curtis appeared on the census of 22 August 1870 at Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, page 228b, occupation farmer, owned real estate valued at $1,600, 2 stepchildren at home.4 
CensusMary Elizabeth Whitestone and Benjamin F. Curtis appeared on the census of 1880 at Smith, Texas, page not found in Ancestry.com; George from first marriage, 3 children from second, and a stepson Thomas Whetson, age 20.3 
Census*Mary Elizabeth Whitestone appeared on the census of 28 June 1900 at Smith, Texas, ED 102, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, widowed, owned farm, 8 children, 6 living, 3 at home.5 

Family

Benjamin F. Curtis b. 1817, d. b 1900
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  2. [S1050] Carol Ann Le Bleu, Smith County Texas Marriages, Book F, page 31.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

James Still Curtis1,2

M, b. 22 April 1873, d. 10 October 1950
FatherBenjamin F. Curtis3 b. 1817, d. b 1900
MotherMary Elizabeth Whitestone3 b. Dec 1837
Last Edited5 Mar 2012
Birth*James Still Curtis was born on 22 April 1873 at Overton, Rusk, Texas; Overton appears to lie in Smith and Rusk Counties.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1880 Smith, Texas, in the household of Benjamin F. Curtis and Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; page not found in Ancestry.com; George from first marriage, 3 children from second, and a stepson Thomas Whetson, age 20.3 
Marriage*James Still Curtis married Julia Tucker on 6 February 1898 at Smith, Texas.4,5 
Census*James Still Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Overton, Rusk, Texas, ED 82, sheet 119A, occupation day laborer, renting, married 2 years, no children.4 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 at District 70, Smith, Texas, ED 70, sheet 15A, occupation sawmill, widowed, renting, 3 children at home.6 
Marriage*He married Ollie May Williams on 14 August 1915 at Harris, Texas.7,8 
CensusJames Still Curtis and Ollie May Williams appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 at Houston, Harris, Texas, ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.7 
CensusJames Still Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Houston, Harris, Texas, ED 16, sheet 3B, occupation worker-saw mill, owned home valued at $4,500, widowed, 4 children and a servant.9 
Death*He died on 10 October 1950 at Houston, Harris, Texas, at age 77; occupation lumber, widowed, informant Miss Mamie Curtis, buried at Forest Park Cemetery.2 

Family 1

Julia Tucker b. Oct 1877
Children

Family 2

Ollie May Williams b. 10 Jun 1877, d. 29 May 1923
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , marriage index.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Joseph L. Curtis1

M, b. 1 January 1875, d. 25 March 1909
FatherBenjamin F. Curtis2 b. 1817, d. b 1900
MotherMary Elizabeth Whitestone2 b. Dec 1837
Last Edited20 Jan 2009
Birth*Joseph L. Curtis was born on 1 January 1875 at Smith, Texas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1880 Smith, Texas, in the household of Benjamin F. Curtis and Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; page not found in Ancestry.com; George from first marriage, 3 children from second, and a stepson Thomas Whetson, age 20.2 
(Witness) CensusJoseph L. Curtis appeared on the census of 28 June 1900 Smith, Texas, in the household of Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; ED 102, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, widowed, owned farm, 8 children, 6 living, 3 at home.4 
Marriage*Joseph L. Curtis married Margaret (Maggie) O. Florence circa 1902 at Texas.5 
Death*Joseph L. Curtis died on 25 March 1909 at Smith, Texas, at age 34; buried at the Wilson-Curtis Cemetery west of Overton. "It is said Mr. Curtis was shot and killed by a Negro named Walter Scott, who worked for him. Scott was then brought to Tyler, hung and burned on the Court House Square" "Leaves a wife and one child. Mother and a brother survive.3,6 

Family

Margaret (Maggie) O. Florence b. 31 Mar 1882, d. 27 Feb 1938
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1051] East Texas Genealogical Society, Smith County Cemetery Records, Wilson-Curtis Cemetery.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  6. [S1052] Lorene West Conaway & Ruby Renfro Neilson, Tyler Obituaries, Daily Courier-Times, March 27, 1909.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Harriet E. (Hattie) Curtis1

F, b. 17 September 1878, d. 24 July 1960
FatherBenjamin F. Curtis2 b. 1817, d. b 1900
MotherMary Elizabeth Whitestone2 b. Dec 1837
Last Edited20 Jan 2009
Birth*Harriet E. (Hattie) Curtis was born on 17 September 1878 at Overton, Rusk, Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1880 Smith, Texas, in the household of Benjamin F. Curtis and Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; page not found in Ancestry.com; George from first marriage, 3 children from second, and a stepson Thomas Whetson, age 20.2 
(Witness) CensusHarriet E. (Hattie) Curtis appeared on the census of 28 June 1900 Smith, Texas, in the household of Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; ED 102, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, widowed, owned farm, 8 children, 6 living, 3 at home.3 
Death*Harriet E. (Hattie) Curtis died on 24 July 1960 at Overton, Rusk, Texas, at age 81; widowed, married name Moore, informant Lois Goforth, buried at Overton Cemetery.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.

Julia Tucker1,2

F, b. October 1877
Last Edited5 Mar 2012
Birth*Julia Tucker was born in October 1877 at Texas.1 
Married Name As of 6 February 1898,her married name was Curtis.1,2 
Marriage*She married James Still Curtis, son of Benjamin F. Curtis and Mary Elizabeth Whitestone, on 6 February 1898 at Smith, Texas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusJulia Tucker appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Overton, Rusk, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 82, sheet 119A, occupation day laborer, renting, married 2 years, no children.1 
(Witness) CensusJulia Tucker appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 District 70, Smith, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 70, sheet 15A, occupation sawmill, widowed, renting, 3 children at home.3 

Family

James Still Curtis b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Charles (Charley) Henry Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 19 April 1882, d. 9 February 1916
FatherBenjamin F. Curtis1 b. 1817, d. b 1900
MotherMary Elizabeth Whitestone1 b. Dec 1837
Last Edited5 Mar 2012
Birth*Charles (Charley) Henry Curtis was born on 19 April 1882 at Smith, Texas.1,4,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 28 June 1900 Smith, Texas, in the household of Mary Elizabeth Whitestone; ED 102, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, widowed, owned farm, 8 children, 6 living, 3 at home.1 
Marriage*Charles (Charley) Henry Curtis married Ann (Annie) B. Dickson circa 1905 at Texas.4,5 
Death*Charles (Charley) Henry Curtis died on 9 February 1916 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, at age 33; occupation foreman of Guif Pipe Line Co., married, buried at Overton Cemetery in Rusk County.4,2 

Family

Ann (Annie) B. Dickson b. 21 Sep 1887, d. 7 Aug 1969
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1736] Cemeteries of Texas, Rusk County, Texas Cemeteries.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth certificate of Ruth Curtis.
  4. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Mamie Curtis1

F, b. 22 July 1900, d. 30 March 1977
FatherJames Still Curtis1 b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
MotherJulia Tucker1 b. Oct 1877
Last Edited7 Jan 2010
Birth*Mamie Curtis was born on 22 July 1900 at Smith, Texas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 District 70, Smith, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 70, sheet 15A, occupation sawmill, widowed, renting, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusMamie Curtis appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis and Ollie May Williams; ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.3 
(Witness) CensusMamie Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 16, sheet 3B, occupation worker-saw mill, owned home valued at $4,500, widowed, 4 children and a servant.4 
Death*Mamie Curtis died on 30 March 1977 at Houston, Harris, Texas, at age 76; apparently never married.2,5 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death record index.

Corine L. Curtis1

F, b. 1902
FatherJames Still Curtis2 b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
MotherJulia Tucker2 b. Oct 1877
Last Edited29 Jan 2006
Birth*Corine L. Curtis was born in 1902 at Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 District 70, Smith, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 70, sheet 15A, occupation sawmill, widowed, renting, 3 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusCorine L. Curtis appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis and Ollie May Williams; ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.3 
(Witness) CensusCorine L. Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 16, sheet 3B, occupation worker-saw mill, owned home valued at $4,500, widowed, 4 children and a servant.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910, 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Julian Lawrence Curtis1,2

M, b. 19 January 1907, d. 10 February 1980
FatherJames Still Curtis3 b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
MotherJulia Tucker3 b. Oct 1877
Last Edited29 Jan 2006
Birth*Julian Lawrence Curtis was born on 19 January 1907 at Texas.3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 May 1910 District 70, Smith, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 70, sheet 15A, occupation sawmill, widowed, renting, 3 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusJulian Lawrence Curtis appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis and Ollie May Williams; ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.5 
(Witness) CensusJulian Lawrence Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 16, sheet 3B, occupation worker-saw mill, owned home valued at $4,500, widowed, 4 children and a servant.6 
Milit-Beg*Julian Lawrence Curtis began military service on 7 April 1942 at Houston, Texas, as a private, branch immaterial, warrant officers, USA, high school graduate, occupation addressing-embossing machine operator or clerk, single without dependents.7 
Death*He died on 10 February 1980 at Brenham, Washington, Texas, at age 73.4,2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910, 1920.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , Death Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1142] Vaughn Blackshear, "Blackshear Family History", Ancestral File.

Ollie May Williams1,2

F, b. 10 June 1877, d. 29 May 1923
Last Edited5 Mar 2012
Birth*Ollie May Williams was born on 10 June 1877 at Texas; daughter of John W. Williams and Dora Lindsay.1,3 
Married Name As of 14 August 1915,her married name was Curtis.1,2 
Marriage*She married James Still Curtis, son of Benjamin F. Curtis and Mary Elizabeth Whitestone, on 14 August 1915 at Harris, Texas.1,2 
Census*Ollie May Williams and James Still Curtis appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 at Houston, Harris, Texas, ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.1 
Death*Ollie May Williams died on 29 May 1923 at Houston, Harris, Texas, at age 45; from tuberculosis, buried at Forest Park Cemetery, name not found in FindaGrave index.3 

Family

James Still Curtis b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , marriage index.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Mary Louisa Curtis1

F, b. 1917
FatherJames Still Curtis2 b. 22 Apr 1873, d. 10 Oct 1950
MotherOllie May Williams2 b. 10 Jun 1877, d. 29 May 1923
Last Edited5 Mar 2012
Birth*Mary Louisa Curtis was born in 1917 at Houiston, Harris, Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 11 January 1920 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis and Ollie May Williams; ED 85, sheet 13A, occupation contractor-Kandle Co., renting, 4 children and 4 boarders.3 
(Witness) CensusMary Louisa Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Houston, Harris, Texas, in the household of James Still Curtis; ED 16, sheet 3B, occupation worker-saw mill, owned home valued at $4,500, widowed, 4 children and a servant.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920, 1930.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Mary Jane Robinson1

F, b. 17 August 1834, d. 4 February 1892
Last Edited9 Feb 2009
Birth*Mary Jane Robinson was born on 17 August 1834 at Georgia.2,3 
Married Name As of circa 1854,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married John Blackburn Curtis, son of Joshua Curtis and Rebecca Grimes Lockridge, circa 1854 at Texas.1 
CensusMary Jane Robinson and John Blackburn Curtis appeared on the census of 17 September 1860 at Tyler P.O., Tyler Beat, Smith, Texas, Page 9, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.1 
CensusMary Jane Robinson and John Blackburn Curtis appeared on the census of 1 September 1870 at Troupe P.O., Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, page 246B, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,025, 5 children at home.4 
Census*Mary Jane Robinson and John Blackburn Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 at Justice Precinct 5, Henderson, Texas, page 193C, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.5 
Death*Mary Jane Robinson died on 4 February 1892 at Texas at age 57.6 
Name Variation As of 8 June 1955, Mary Jane Robinson was also known as Mary Jane Robertson.7 

Family

John Blackburn Curtis b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860, 1870, 1880.
  3. [S1142] Vaughn Blackshear, "Blackshear Family History", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S1142] Vaughn Blackshear, "Blackshear Family History", Ancestral File, Vaughn Blackshear File "The Blackshear Family Tree Sep 2002."
  7. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate of Bennie Park Curtis.

Joseph Curtis1

M, b. 1856
FatherJohn Blackburn Curtis2 b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
MotherMary Jane Robinson2 b. 17 Aug 1834, d. 4 Feb 1892
Last Edited7 Sep 2008
Birth*Joseph Curtis was born in 1856 at Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 17 September 1860 Tyler P.O., Tyler Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; Page 9, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusJoseph Curtis appeared on the census of 1 September 1870 Troupe P.O., Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 246B, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,025, 5 children at home.3 

Citations

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

Cecily Curtis1

F, b. 1860
FatherJohn Blackburn Curtis1 b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
MotherMary Jane Robinson1 b. 17 Aug 1834, d. 4 Feb 1892
Last Edited3 Nov 2005
Birth*Cecily Curtis was born in 1860 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 17 September 1860 Tyler P.O., Tyler Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; Page 9, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusCecily Curtis appeared on the census of 1 September 1870 Troupe P.O., Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 246B, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,025, 5 children at home.2 
Married Name As of 5 October 1875,her married name was Meador.3 
Marriage*Cecily Curtis married J.R. Meador on 5 October 1875 at Smith, Texas; no further record.3 

Family

J.R. Meador b. bt 1850 - 1860

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1050] Carol Ann Le Bleu, Smith County Texas Marriages, Book H, page 65.

Nancy Azelda Curtis1

F, b. 1863
FatherJohn Blackburn Curtis2 b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
MotherMary Jane Robinson2 b. 17 Aug 1834, d. 4 Feb 1892
Last Edited3 Nov 2005
Birth*Nancy Azelda Curtis was born in 1863 at Smith, Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 September 1870 Troupe P.O., Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 246B, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,025, 5 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusNancy Azelda Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 Justice Precinct 5, Henderson, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 193C, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis1,2

M, b. December 1869, d. 8 June 1955
FatherJohn Blackburn Curtis3 b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
MotherMary Jane Robinson3 b. 17 Aug 1834, d. 4 Feb 1892
Last Edited21 Jan 2009
Birth*Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis was born in December 1869 at Texas; listed as 11 rather than 1 in 1870 census.4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 September 1870 Troupe P.O., Canton Beat, Smith, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 246B, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,025, 5 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusBenjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 Justice Precinct 5, Henderson, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 193C, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.5 
Marriage*Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis married Ida J. Nettles circa 1894 at Henderson, Texas; no marriage record; probably Henderson.6 
Census*Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Texas, ED 62, sheet 11B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.6 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 at Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Tennessee, ED 19, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 5 children, 3 living.7 
Residence*He lived on 5 June 1918 at LaRue, Henderson, Texas.8 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 January 1920 at Justice Precinct 6, Henderson, Texas, ED 24, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 4 children at home.9 
Death*He died on 8 June 1955 at La Rue, Henderson, Texas, at age 85; married, witness Bob Curtis, buried at La Rue.2 

Family

Ida J. Nettles b. May 1877
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880, 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, Charles Edmund Curtis.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

J.R. Meador1

M, b. between 1850 and 1860
Last Edited3 Nov 2005
Birth*J.R. Meador was born between 1850 and 1860.1 
Marriage*He married Cecily Curtis, daughter of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson, on 5 October 1875 at Smith, Texas; no further record.1 

Family

Cecily Curtis b. 1860

Citations

  1. [S1050] Carol Ann Le Bleu, Smith County Texas Marriages, Book H, page 65.

Catherine J. Curtis1

F, b. 1874
FatherJohn Blackburn Curtis1 b. 21 Aug 1822, d. 18 Dec 1899
MotherMary Jane Robinson1 b. 17 Aug 1834, d. 4 Feb 1892
Last Edited3 Nov 2005
Birth*Catherine J. Curtis was born in 1874 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 Justice Precinct 5, Henderson, Texas, in the household of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson; page 193C, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Ida J. Nettles1,2

F, b. May 1877
Last Edited21 Jan 2009
Birth*Ida J. Nettles was born in May 1877 at Georgia.1 
Married Name As of circa 1894,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis, son of John Blackburn Curtis and Mary Jane Robinson, circa 1894 at Henderson, Texas; no marriage record; probably Henderson.1 
(Witness) CensusIda J. Nettles appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 62, sheet 11B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.1 
(Witness) CensusIda J. Nettles appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Tennessee, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 19, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 5 children, 3 living.3 
(Witness) CensusIda J. Nettles appeared on the census of 19 January 1920 Justice Precinct 6, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 24, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 4 children at home.4 

Family

Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis b. Dec 1869, d. 8 Jun 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate of Charles Edmond Curtis.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Charles Edmond Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 14 September 1896, d. 7 March 1962
FatherBenjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis1 b. Dec 1869, d. 8 Jun 1955
MotherIda J. Nettles1 b. May 1877
Last Edited21 Jan 2009
Birth*Charles Edmond Curtis was born on 14 September 1896 at New York, Henderson, Texas.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 62, sheet 11B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.1 
(Witness) CensusCharles Edmond Curtis appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Tennessee, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 19, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 5 children, 3 living.4 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1918 Charles Edmond Curtis registered for the draft at Dallas, Texas; at the time, he was employed by the U.S. Postal Service, Dallas, Texas; single, B.P. Curtis nearest relative.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 January 1920 Justice Precinct 6, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 24, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 4 children at home.5 
Marriage*Charles Edmond Curtis married Lillie Adams circa 1922 at Texas.6 
Census*Charles Edmond Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Justice Precinct 1, Dallas, Texas, ED 68, sheet 20A, occupation postal clerk-railroad, owned home, no children.6 
Death*He died on 7 March 1962 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, at age 65; occupation retired postal inspector, buried at La Rue Cemetery in Athens, Texas.3 

Family

Lillie Adams b. 3 Sep 1887, d. 14 Nov 1956

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Sislie Curtis1

F, b. November 1899
FatherBenjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis2 b. Dec 1869, d. 8 Jun 1955
MotherIda J. Nettles2 b. May 1877
Last Edited3 Nov 2005
Birth*Sislie Curtis was born in November 1899 at Henderson, Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 62, sheet 11B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.2 
(Witness) CensusSislie Curtis appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 Justice Precinct 7, Henderson, Tennessee, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 19, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 5 children, 3 living.3 
(Witness) CensusSislie Curtis appeared on the census of 19 January 1920 Justice Precinct 6, Henderson, Texas, in the household of Benjamin (Bennie) Park Curtis; ED 24, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 4 children at home.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900, 1910.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.