Florence Haigler1,2

F, b. 22 July 1855, d. 1942
Last Edited4 Dec 2007
Birth*Florence Haigler was born on 22 July 1855 at North Carolina; daughter of Waitsel A. Haighler (Hagler) and Sarah Elvira Suddreth.2 
Married Name As of 10 April 1878,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Eli Sanderson Curtis, son of James Douthit Curtis and Clarissa H. Sanderson, on 11 April 1878 at Hagler Residence, Clay, North Carolina; by F.T. Doss.1 
Census*Florence Haigler and Eli Sanderson Curtis appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 at Murphy Twp., Cherokee, North Carolina, page 261C, occupation farmer, 1 son and a brother at home.3 
CensusFlorence Haigler and Eli Sanderson Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 22 years, 6 children, 4 living.4 
CensusFlorence Haigler and Eli Sanderson Curtis appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 48, sheet 4A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 32 years, 6 children, 4 living.5 
CensusFlorence Haigler appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 7A, occupation farmer, owned farm, widowed, Clyde and his family lived with her.6 
Census*She appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation practical nurse-community, widowed, living with Claud & Roxy.7 
Death*She died in 1942 at North Carolina; no North Carolina death record; no date of death on marker at Hayesville Methodist Cemetery.8,2 

Family

Eli Sanderson Curtis b. 17 Nov 1849, d. 29 Aug 1917
Children

Citations

  1. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  2. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy.
  9. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 136.
  10. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 140.
  11. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 150.

Claudius Darr Curtis1

M, b. 28 December 1878, d. 9 October 1955
FatherEli Sanderson Curtis2 b. 17 Nov 1849, d. 29 Aug 1917
MotherFlorence Haigler2 b. 22 Jul 1855, d. 1942
Last Edited28 Jun 2008
Birth*Claudius Darr Curtis was born on 28 December 1878 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 June 1880 Murphy Twp., Cherokee, North Carolina, in the household of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler; page 261C, occupation farmer, 1 son and a brother at home.4 
(Witness) CensusClaudius Darr Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler; occupation farmer, owned farm, married 22 years, 6 children, 4 living.5 
Marriage*Claudius Darr Curtis married Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin on 29 June 1903 at Residence of J.S. Martin, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; by J.S. Brooks, local elder, M.E. Church of the South.6,7 
Census*Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-livery stable, married 6 years, 4 children, 3 living.7 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Claudius Darr Curtis registered for the draft at RFD #4, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself, as a farmer, wife Roxie.3 
CensusHe and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.8 
CensusClaudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.9 
Death*Claudius Darr Curtis died on 9 October 1955 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, at age 76.2 

Family

Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Children

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 136.
  3. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  10. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.

Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1

F, b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 February 1932
Last Edited28 Jun 2008
Birth*Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin was born on 7 May 1878 at Clay, North Carolina; daughter of Jacob Martin and Sally Ledford.1,2,3 
Name Variation As of 7 May 1878, Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin was also known as Roxie Martin.2 
Married Name As of 29 June 1903,her married name was Curtis.2,4 
Marriage*She married Claudius Darr Curtis, son of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler, on 29 June 1903 at Residence of J.S. Martin, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; by J.S. Brooks, local elder, M.E. Church of the South.2,4 
Census*Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin and Claudius Darr Curtis appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-livery stable, married 6 years, 4 children, 3 living.4 
CensusDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin and Claudius Darr Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.5 
CensusDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin and Claudius Darr Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.6 
Death*Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin died on 2 February 1932 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, at age 53; buried at Loray Cemetery.3 

Family

Claudius Darr Curtis b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
Children

Citations

  1. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 136.
  2. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  3. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.
  8. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Gladys Curtis1

F, b. 23 May 1904, d. 7 April 1962
FatherClaudius Darr Curtis1 b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
MotherDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1 b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Last Edited28 Jun 2008
Married NameHer married name was Elliott.2 
Marriage*Gladys Curtis married William Lee Elliott.2 
Birth*Gladys Curtis was born on 23 May 1904 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-livery stable, married 6 years, 4 children, 3 living.1 
(Witness) CensusGladys Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.4 
(Witness) CensusGladys Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.5 
Death*Gladys Curtis died on 7 April 1962 at Charlotte, Mecklenburg, North Carolina, at age 57; married Willie Lee Elliott; buried at Sharon Memorial Park Cemetery in Charlotte.2 

Family

William Lee Elliott b. 9 Jun 1903, d. 6 Feb 1966

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  3. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 137.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Nellie Curtis1

F, b. 1905
FatherClaudius Darr Curtis1 b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
MotherDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1 b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Last Edited12 Oct 2007
Birth*Nellie Curtis was born in 1905 at Clay, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-livery stable, married 6 years, 4 children, 3 living.1 
(Witness) CensusNellie Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.2 
Married Name As of 1930,her married name was Bridges.3 
Marriage*Nellie Curtis married Clarence Bridges in 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina.3 
(Witness) CensusNellie Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.3 
Census*Nellie Curtis and Clarence Bridges appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation spinner-cotton mill, Nellie worked there also; no children, living with Claude & Roxy.3 

Family

Clarence Bridges b. 1909

Citations

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

Neal Curtis1

M, b. 1909
FatherClaudius Darr Curtis1 b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
MotherDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1 b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Last Edited12 Oct 2007
Birth*Neal Curtis was born in 1909 at Clay, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation laborer-livery stable, married 6 years, 4 children, 3 living.1 
(Witness) CensusNeal Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusNeal Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.3 

Citations

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

Sophie Curtis1

F, b. 1912
FatherClaudius Darr Curtis1 b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
MotherDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1 b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Last Edited12 Oct 2007
Birth*Sophie Curtis was born in 1912 at Clay, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusSophie Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.2 

Citations

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

Walter Worth Curtis1,2

M, b. 4 November 1914
FatherClaudius Darr Curtis1 b. 28 Dec 1878, d. 9 Oct 1955
MotherDora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin1 b. 7 May 1878, d. 2 Feb 1932
Last Edited12 Oct 2007
Birth*Walter Worth Curtis was born on 4 November 1914 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusWalter Worth Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, in the household of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin; ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation machinist-cotton mill, Neal and Sophie also worked there, renting-$8 month, 5 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Clarence Bridges1

M, b. 1909
Last Edited12 Oct 2007
Birth*Clarence Bridges was born in 1909 at North Carolina.1 
Marriage*He married Nellie Curtis, daughter of Claudius Darr Curtis and Dora Bertha Roxanne (Roxie) Martin, in 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina.1 
Census*Clarence Bridges and Nellie Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 19, sheet 12A, occupation spinner-cotton mill, Nellie worked there also; no children, living with Claude & Roxy.1 

Family

Nellie Curtis b. 1905

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Clyde Worth Curtis1,2

M, b. 15 May 1898, d. 18 December 1957
FatherEli Sanderson Curtis1 b. 17 Nov 1849, d. 29 Aug 1917
MotherFlorence Haigler1 b. 22 Jul 1855, d. 1942
Last Edited30 Oct 2007
Birth*Clyde Worth Curtis was born on 15 May 1898 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina; cemetery record is 16 Mary 1898.1,2,3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler; occupation farmer, owned farm, married 22 years, 6 children, 4 living.1 
(Witness) CensusClyde Worth Curtis appeared on the census of 29 April 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler; ED 48, sheet 4A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 32 years, 6 children, 4 living.5 
Marriage*Clyde Worth Curtis married Flora Martha Curtis, daughter of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner, on 7 November 1916 at Residence of Joe Cooper, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; date of license, marriage date illegible; by J.T. Platt, Baptist minister; witnessed by M.L. and Carrie Lewis; they were second cousins.6,7 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Clyde Worth Curtis registered for the draft at RFD, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself, as a farmer, wife Flora.2 
Description*He was described as short of height, medium build, blue eyes, and light hair on 12 September 1918 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.2 
Census*He and Flora Martha Curtis appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, w child, living with his mother.6 
CensusClyde Worth Curtis and Flora Martha Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, ED 3, sheet 6B, occupation automobile mechanic, owned home, 3 children at home.8 
Death*Clyde Worth Curtis died on 18 December 1957 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 59; buried at Hayesville United Methodist Church Cemetery.9 

Family

Flora Martha Curtis b. 13 Jul 1900, d. 6 Oct 1990
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  4. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 978.

Mark Worth Curtis1

M, b. 1 December 1917
FatherClyde Worth Curtis1 b. 15 May 1898, d. 18 Dec 1957
MotherFlora Martha Curtis1 b. 13 Jul 1900, d. 6 Oct 1990
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Mark Worth Curtis was born on 1 December 1917 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Clyde Worth Curtis and Flora Martha Curtis; ED 55, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, w child, living with his mother.1 
(Witness) CensusMark Worth Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Clyde Worth Curtis and Flora Martha Curtis; ED 3, sheet 6B, occupation automobile mechanic, owned home, 3 children at home.3 
Marriage*Mark Worth Curtis married Vierna Leona Russell circa 1940 at North Carolina.4 

Family

Vierna Leona Russell b. c 1920

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, name from children's birth records.

Frank Eli Curtis1

M, b. 14 May 1920, d. 8 January 2009
FatherClyde Worth Curtis1 b. 15 May 1898, d. 18 Dec 1957
MotherFlora Martha Curtis1 b. 13 Jul 1900, d. 6 Oct 1990
Last Edited4 Dec 2011
Birth*Frank Eli Curtis was born on 14 May 1920 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Clyde Worth Curtis and Flora Martha Curtis; ED 3, sheet 6B, occupation automobile mechanic, owned home, 3 children at home.1 
Marriage*Frank Eli Curtis married Dorothy Louise Woody circa 1945 at North Carolina.3 
Death*Frank Eli Curtis died on 8 January 2009 at Demorest, Habersham, Georgia, at age 88.4 

Family

Dorothy Louise Woody b. c 1925

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, name from child's birth record.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Wilma L. Curtis1

F, b. 8 December 1923
FatherClyde Worth Curtis1 b. 15 May 1898, d. 18 Dec 1957
MotherFlora Martha Curtis1 b. 13 Jul 1900, d. 6 Oct 1990
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Wilma L. Curtis was born on 8 December 1923 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Clyde Worth Curtis and Flora Martha Curtis; ED 3, sheet 6B, occupation automobile mechanic, owned home, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Freddie Lee Curtis1

M, b. 21 November 1880, d. 1880
FatherEli Sanderson Curtis1 b. 17 Nov 1849, d. 29 Aug 1917
MotherFlorence Haigler1 b. 22 Jul 1855, d. 1942
Last Edited30 Oct 2007
Death*Freddie Lee Curtis died in 1880 at Cherokee, North Carolina.1 
Birth*He was born on 21 November 1880 at Cherokee, North Carolina; buried at the Hayesville United Methodist Church Cemetery.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 140.
  2. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.

James Wade Curtis1,2

M, b. 18 February 1882, d. 25 June 1962
FatherEli Sanderson Curtis1 b. 17 Nov 1849, d. 29 Aug 1917
MotherFlorence Haigler1 b. 22 Jul 1855, d. 1942
Last Edited4 Dec 2007
Birth*James Wade Curtis was born on 18 February 1882 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.3 
Name Variation As of 18 February 1882, James Wade Curtis was also known as James Waitsel Curtis.4 
Marriage*He married Eura Martin on 19 October 1902 at J.S. Martin residence, Clay, North Carolina; by G.W. Sanderson, J.P.2 
CensusJames Wade Curtis and Eura Martin appeared on the census of 6 May 1910 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 48, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, renting, married 7 years, 2 children, 2 living.5 
Description*James Wade Curtis was described as medium height, slender, blue eyes, and dark hair on 12 September 1918 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.3 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 James Wade Curtis registered for the draft at RFD #4, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself in "smithing," wife Eura.3 
Census*He and Eura Martin appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 12B, occupation farmer, renting, 5 children at home.6 
Census*James Wade Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at Limestone Twp., Cherokee, North Carolina, ED 24, sheet 3B, occupation carpenter-cotton mill (all but Roy worked in the mill), renting-$15 month, widowed, 4 children at home.7 
Death*He died on 25 June 1962 at North Carolina at age 80; no North Carolina death record found; buried at the Hayesville United Methodist Church Cemetery.1 

Family

Eura Martin b. 22 Sep 1880, d. 24 Mar 1929
Children

Citations

  1. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 140.
  2. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  3. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 147.
  9. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 148.

Pauline Curtis1

F, b. 23 March 1896, d. 7 January 1921
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited15 Oct 2007
Birth*Pauline Curtis was born on 23 March 1896 at Clay, North Carolina.2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 12, sheet 6A, Frank and Lottie's entries are illegible.2 
(Witness) CensusPauline Curtis appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusPauline Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.4 
Death*Pauline Curtis died on 7 January 1921 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 24; buried at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery and at the Hayesville Methodist Cemetery, depending on the source; date of death also differs, also appearing at 7 January 1920.5,3,6,7 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., Sweetwater Baptist.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  6. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 223.
  7. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.

Fred Rogers Curtis1

M, b. 8 November 1899, d. 7 October 1979
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited15 Oct 2007
Birth*Fred Rogers Curtis was born on 8 November 1899 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 12, sheet 6A, Frank and Lottie's entries are illegible.3 
(Witness) CensusFred Rogers Curtis appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Fred Rogers Curtis registered for the draft at RFD #4, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself, as a farmer, nearest relative F.M. Curtis, single.2 
Description*He was described as medium height and build, blue eyes, and light hair on 12 September 1918 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.4 
Marriage*Fred Rogers Curtis married Stella M. Sparks on 28 October 1924 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina; by B. Martin, J.P.5,6 
Census*Fred Rogers Curtis and Stella M. Sparks appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 1 child.5 
Death*Fred Rogers Curtis died on 7 October 1979 at Clay, North Carolina, at age 79.7 

Family

Stella M. Sparks b. 1 Nov 1901, d. 16 Apr 1995
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  7. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  8. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 226.

Robert Olen Curtis1

M, b. 23 May 1917, d. 16 February 2002
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited15 Oct 2007
Birth*Robert Olen Curtis was born on 23 May 1917 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusRobert Olen Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 5 children at home.4 
Marriage*Robert Olen Curtis married Lois Winona Clark circa 1945 at North Carolina.5 
Death*Robert Olen Curtis died on 16 February 2002 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 84; buried at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.2,6 

Family

Lois Winona Clark b. 10 Sep 1926, d. 30 Oct 2006

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 226.
  6. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., New Hope.

Tilman Robert Curtis1

M, b. 14 October 1906, d. 4 September 1970
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited16 Oct 2007
Birth*Tilman Robert Curtis was born on 14 October 1906 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.3 
(Witness) CensusTilman Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.4 
(Witness) CensusTilman Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 5 children at home.5 
Marriage*Tilman Robert Curtis married Laura Lucille Smith circa 1935 at North Carolina.6 
Death*Tilman Robert Curtis died on 4 September 1970 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 63; buried at Sweetwater United Methodist Church Cemetery.7,2 

Family

Laura Lucille Smith b. 9 Aug 1914, d. 29 Jan 2006

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 225.
  7. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.

Flora Martha Curtis1

F, b. 13 July 1900, d. 6 October 1990
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited14 Oct 2007
Birth*Flora Martha Curtis was born on 13 July 1900 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
Married Name As of 7 November 1916,her married name was Curtis.3,4 
Marriage*Flora Martha Curtis married Clyde Worth Curtis, son of Eli Sanderson Curtis and Florence Haigler, on 7 November 1916 at Residence of Joe Cooper, Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina; date of license, marriage date illegible; by J.T. Platt, Baptist minister; witnessed by M.L. and Carrie Lewis; they were second cousins.3,4 
CensusFlora Martha Curtis and Clyde Worth Curtis appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 55, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, w child, living with his mother.3 
CensusFlora Martha Curtis and Clyde Worth Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, ED 3, sheet 6B, occupation automobile mechanic, owned home, 3 children at home.5 
Death*Flora Martha Curtis died on 6 October 1990 at Cherokee, North Carolina, at age 90; buried at Hayesville United Methodist Church Cemetery.6,2,7 

Family

Clyde Worth Curtis b. 15 May 1898, d. 18 Dec 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  7. [S1530] Phillip Hogsead and Dorothy Shepherd, Clay County, North Carolina Cemetery Transcriptions, Hayesville Methodist.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 978.
  9. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

John Wesley Curtis1,2

M, b. 8 November 1902, d. 9 July 1960
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited21 Jun 2008
Birth*John Wesley Curtis was born on 8 November 1902 at Clay, North Carolina; cemetery marker says 7 November 1903.1,3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Wesley Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.5 
Marriage*John Wesley Curtis married Charlotte Mae Palmer on 23 December 1928 at Sweetwater, Clay, North Carolina; by (illegible), J.P.6,7 
Census*John Wesley Curtis and Charlotte Mae Palmer appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, renting, radio, 1 child.6 
Death*John Wesley Curtis died on 9 July 1960 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 57; occupation machine operator-broom company; buried at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.4,3 

Family

Charlotte Mae Palmer b. 8 May 1904, d. 10 Feb 1952
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, middle name from children's birth records.
  3. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., New Hope Baptist.
  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 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  8. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Zella Frankie Curtis1,2

F, b. 11 April 1909, d. 14 December 1983
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited16 Oct 2007
Birth*Zella Frankie Curtis was born on 11 April 1909 at Clay, North Carolina.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Lottie Lee Turner and Frank Moore Curtis; ED 48, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusZella Frankie Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.4 
Marriage*Zella Frankie Curtis married James Jehu Coffey between 1930 and 1940 at North Carolina.2 
(Witness) CensusZella Frankie Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 5 children at home.5 
Married Name As of between 1931 and 1940,her married name was Coffey.2 
Death*Zella Frankie Curtis died on 14 December 1983 at Hayesville, Franklin, North Carolina, at age 74; buried at Sweetwater United Methodist Cemetery.6,3 

Family

James Jehu Coffey b. 27 Jan 1914, d. 16 Sep 1970

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 225.
  3. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., Sweetwater Methodist.

Thelma L. Curtis1

F, b. 6 July 1911, d. 2 November 1990
FatherFrank Moore Curtis1 b. 19 Nov 1869, d. 30 Jan 1939
MotherLottie Lee Turner1 b. 29 Aug 1876, d. 16 Feb 1955
Last Edited16 Oct 2007
Birth*Thelma L. Curtis was born on 6 July 1911 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Hayesville Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 55, sheet 12A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 8 children at home.1 
Married Name As of 1930,her married name was Raxter.3 
Marriage*Thelma L. Curtis married Charles Glen Raxter in 1930 at North Carolina.3 
(Witness) CensusThelma L. Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner; ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 5 children at home.3 
Census*Thelma L. Curtis and Charles Glen Raxter appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, no children, living with Frank and Lottie.3 
Death*Thelma L. Curtis died on 2 November 1990 at Raleigh, Wake, North Carolina, at age 79; buried at Sweetwater Baptist Church Cemetery.2,4 

Family

Charles Glen Raxter b. 1908
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., Sweetwater Baptist.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.
  5. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 225.

Charles Glen Raxter1,2

M, b. 1908
Last Edited16 Oct 2007
Birth*Charles Glen Raxter was born in 1908 at North Carolina.1 
Marriage*He married Thelma L. Curtis, daughter of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner, in 1930 at North Carolina.1 
Census*Charles Glen Raxter and Thelma L. Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, no children, living with Frank and Lottie.1 

Family

Thelma L. Curtis b. 6 Jul 1911, d. 2 Nov 1990
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 225.

Stella M. Sparks1,2

F, b. 1 November 1901, d. 16 April 1995
Last Edited4 Nov 2007
Birth*Stella M. Sparks was born on 1 November 1901 at Towns, Georgia; daughter of George and Laura Sparks of Towns County, Georgia.1,3,4 
Married Name As of 28 October 1924,her married name was Curtis.1,3 
Marriage*She married Fred Rogers Curtis, son of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner, on 28 October 1924 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina; by B. Martin, J.P.1,3 
Census*Stella M. Sparks and Fred Rogers Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 1 child.1 
Death*Stella M. Sparks died on 16 April 1995 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 93.4 

Family

Fred Rogers Curtis b. 8 Nov 1899, d. 7 Oct 1979
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, name from child's birth record.
  3. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 226.

James Curtis1

M, b. 5 November 1926, d. 5 June 2001
FatherFred Rogers Curtis1 b. 8 Nov 1899, d. 7 Oct 1979
MotherStella M. Sparks1 b. 1 Nov 1901, d. 16 Apr 1995
Last Edited30 Jul 2015
Birth*James Curtis was born on 5 November 1926 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of Fred Rogers Curtis and Stella M. Sparks; ED 6, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, owned farm, radio, 1 child.1 
Marriage*James Curtis married Jacqueline Rutherford on 3 October 1953.3 
Death*James Curtis died on 5 June 2001 at Buchanan, Henry, Tennessee, at age 74.4 

Family

Jacqueline Rutherford b. 5 Dec 1925, d. 8 Apr 2004

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Charlotte Mae Palmer1,2,3

F, b. 8 May 1904, d. 10 February 1952
Last Edited15 Oct 2007
Birth*Charlotte Mae Palmer was born on 8 May 1904 at Clay, North Carolina; daughter of William Riley Palmer and Luzannie Frye.1,4,3 
Married Name As of 23 December 1928,her married name was Curtis.1,5 
Marriage*She married John Wesley Curtis, son of Frank Moore Curtis and Lottie Lee Turner, on 23 December 1928 at Sweetwater, Clay, North Carolina; by (illegible), J.P.1,5 
Census*Charlotte Mae Palmer and John Wesley Curtis appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 at Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, ED 6, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, renting, radio, 1 child.1 
Death*Charlotte Mae Palmer died on 10 February 1952 at Hayesville, Clay, North Carolina, at age 47; no North Carolina death record founde; buried at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.4,3 

Family

John Wesley Curtis b. 8 Nov 1902, d. 9 Jul 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, name from children's birth records.
  3. [S1301] Cemetery Surveys Inc., Cemetery Surveys Inc., New Hope Baptist.
  4. [S875] Frances Curtis Bogy, Curtis Genealogy, page 223.
  5. [S1302] Macon County, Haysville, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Macon County Marriages.
  6. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

William Horace Curtis1,2

M, b. 30 April 1929, d. 2 March 2008
FatherJohn Wesley Curtis1 b. 8 Nov 1902, d. 9 Jul 1960
MotherCharlotte Mae Palmer1 b. 8 May 1904, d. 10 Feb 1952
Last Edited18 Nov 2012
Birth*William Horace Curtis was born on 30 April 1929 at Clay, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 April 1930 Sweetwater Twp., Clay, North Carolina, in the household of John Wesley Curtis and Charlotte Mae Palmer; ED 6, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, renting, radio, 1 child.1 
Death*William Horace Curtis died on 2 March 2008 at Jackson, Aiken, South Carolina, at age 78.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.