Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham1,2,3,4

F, b. 16 November 1874, d. 17 November 1952
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham was born on 16 November 1874 at Fannin, Texas; daughter of J.T. Dunham of Pennsylvania and Frances Ann Martin [Miller] of Ohio.1,3 
Married Name As of 12 April 1891,her married name was Curtis.3 
Marriage*She married William David Curtis, son of Paten Eli Curtis and Susan Mary McAnally, on 12 April 1891 at Lamar, Texas.1,3 
CensusMary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham and William David Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Justice Precinct 5, Lamar, Texas, ED 81, sheet 7A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 9 years, 4 children, 2 living.4 
CensusMary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham and William David Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Justice Precinct 5, Lamar, Texas, ED 94, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 19 years, 7 children, 5 living.5 
Census*Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham and William David Curtis appeared on the census of 3 February 1920 at Precinct 8, Fannin, Texas, ED 64, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 sons at home.6 
CensusMary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham and William David Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Precinct 8, Fannin, Texas, ED 40, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, renting, 1 son at home.7 
Death*Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham died on 17 November 1952 at Bonham, Fannin, Texas, at age 78; buried at the Gober Cemetery.2 

Family

William David Curtis b. 19 Feb 1871, d. 9 Mar 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate of Conrad Curtis.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  3. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Conrad Caroll Curtis1

M, b. 14 October 1906, d. 18 August 1962
FatherWilliam David Curtis1 b. 19 Feb 1871, d. 9 Mar 1937
MotherMary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham1 b. 16 Nov 1874, d. 17 Nov 1952
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Conrad Caroll Curtis was born on 14 October 1906 at Emmerson, Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Justice Precinct 5, Lamar, Texas, in the household of William David Curtis and Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham; ED 94, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 19 years, 7 children, 5 living.2 
(Witness) CensusConrad Caroll Curtis appeared on the census of 3 February 1920 Precinct 8, Fannin, Texas, in the household of William David Curtis and Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham; ED 64, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 sons at home.3 
Death*Conrad Caroll Curtis died on 18 August 1962 at Gober, Fannin, Texas, at age 55; buried at the Gober Cemetery.1 

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Wilmurth Josephine McClure1,2

F, b. 25 August 1855, d. between 1921 and 1929
Last Edited27 May 2012
Birth*Wilmurth Josephine McClure was born on 25 August 1855 at Mississippi; Texas according to her pension application.1,2 
Married Name As of 24 December 1878,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Robert Curtis, son of Moses Curtis and Elizabeth Blackshear, on 24 December 1878 at Giles, Tennessee; 25 July 1872 in Tishomingto County, Mississippi according to pension application.1,2 
Census*Wilmurth Josephine McClure and Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 at Township 1, Lauderdale, Alabama, page 5B, occupation farmer, 2 daughters at home.3 
CensusWilmurth Josephine McClure and Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.4 
CensusWilmurth Josephine McClure and Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi, ED 4, sheet 4B, occupation boarding house, married 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; 3 daughters, 1 married, 1 widowed at home.5 
CensusWilmurth Josephine McClure and Robert Curtis appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, ED 133, sheet 2A, occupation rooming house keeper, renting, 1 grandson, 2 lodgers.6 
DeathAp*Wilmurth Josephine McClure appears to have died or disappeared between 1921 and 1929 no death record; not found in 1930 census.7 
NoteB* On 11 Feb 1932, Josephine filed for an Arkansas CSA widow's pension, which was approved. At the time she was living with her daughter, Mrs. D.H. Ellis, in Little Rock.2 
DeathShe died on 16 January 1933 at Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, at age 77; no adminstrator of her estate; no burial information.2,8 

Family

Robert Curtis b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
Children

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S2138] Arkansas State Auditor, Arkansas CSA Pension Records.
  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. [S892] Arkansas Dept. of Health, Arkansas Death Index.

Emma Elizabeth Curtis1

F, b. 29 September 1875, d. 16 May 1957
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherMartha F. Russell1 b. 1849
Last Edited26 Apr 2009
Birth*Emma Elizabeth Curtis was born on 29 September 1875 at Tishomingo, Mississippi.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Township 1, Lauderdale, Alabama, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; page 5B, occupation farmer, 2 daughters at home.2 
(Witness) CensusEmma Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.3 
Death*Emma Elizabeth Curtis died on 16 May 1957 at Los Angeles, California, at age 81; married David Crockett Shanks.1 

Citations

  1. [S1791] Geneagraphia @gmail.com, "My File", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Berty I. Curtis1

F, b. April 1879
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherWilmurth Josephine McClure1 b. 25 Aug 1855, d. bt 1921 - 1929
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Berty I. Curtis was born in April 1879 at Lauderdale, Alabama.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Township 1, Lauderdale, Alabama, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; page 5B, occupation farmer, 2 daughters at home.2 
(Witness) CensusBerty I. Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Anna B. Curtis1

F, b. August 1882
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherWilmurth Josephine McClure1 b. 25 Aug 1855, d. bt 1921 - 1929
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Anna B. Curtis was born in August 1882 at Mississippi.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.1 
(Witness) CensusAnna B. Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 4, sheet 4B, occupation boarding house, married 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; 3 daughters, 1 married, 1 widowed at home.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Edgar H. Curtis1

M, b. September 1888
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherWilmurth Josephine McClure1 b. 25 Aug 1855, d. bt 1921 - 1929
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Edgar H. Curtis was born in September 1888 at Mississippi.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Minnie M. Curtis1

F, b. May 1891
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherWilmurth Josephine McClure1 b. 25 Aug 1855, d. bt 1921 - 1929
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Minnie M. Curtis was born in May 1891 at Mississippi.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.1 
(Witness) CensusMinnie M. Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 4, sheet 4B, occupation boarding house, married 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; 3 daughters, 1 married, 1 widowed at home.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Effie Lee Curtis1

F, b. August 1893
FatherRobert Curtis1 b. 1847, d. 10 Jul 1923
MotherWilmurth Josephine McClure1 b. 25 Aug 1855, d. bt 1921 - 1929
Last Edited22 Mar 2009
Birth*Effie Lee Curtis was born in August 1893 at Mississippi.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Beat 1, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 2, sheet 13A, occupation night watchman, renting, married 27 years, 10 children, 6 living.1 
(Witness) CensusEffie Lee Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Corinth, Alcorn, Mississippi, in the household of Robert Curtis and Wilmurth Josephine McClure; ED 4, sheet 4B, occupation boarding house, married 10 years, 5 children, 5 living; 3 daughters, 1 married, 1 widowed at home.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

John Lewis Curtis1,2

M, b. 27 May 1875
FatherElisha W. Curtis1 b. 1849
MotherLucinda E. Russell1 b. 1847
Last Edited26 Mar 2009
Birth*John Lewis Curtis was born on 27 May 1875 at Tishomingo, Mississippi.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 June 1880 Beat 12, Lauderdale, Alabama, in the household of Elisha W. Curtis and Lucinda E. Russell; page 16A, occupation keeping ferry, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Lewis Curtis appeared on the census of 23 June 1900 Blackland Precinct, Prentiss, Mississippi, in the household of Elisha W. Curtis and Lucinda E. Russell; ED 95, sheet 18B, occupation farmer, renting, married 33 years, 9 children, 6 living; spelled "Kurtis."3 
Marriage*John Lewis Curtis married Louella (Ella) (?) circa 1908 at Mississippi.4 
Census*John Lewis Curtis and Louella (Ella) (?) appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 at Saltillo Precinct, Lee, Mississippi, ED 25, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, married 2 years, no children; lived next to Elisha.4 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 John Lewis Curtis registered for the draft at Boonesville, Prentiss, Mississippi; at the time, he was employed by J.L. Smith as a farmer, wife Ella, described as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, black hair.2 
CensusHe and Louella (Ella) (?) appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Beat 2, Itawamba, Mississippi, ED 4, shet 9A, occupation farmer, renting, 5 children at home.5 

Family

Louella (Ella) (?) b. 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

George Marian Curtis1,2

M, b. 9 August 1878, d. 30 June 1947
FatherElisha W. Curtis1 b. 1849
MotherLucinda E. Russell1 b. 1847
Last Edited28 Mar 2009
Birth*George Marian Curtis was born on 9 August 1878 at Tishomingo, Mississippi; tomstone says 1870, but draft registration is 1870, and he would not have registered if he was born in 1870.3,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 June 1880 Beat 12, Lauderdale, Alabama, in the household of Elisha W. Curtis and Lucinda E. Russell; page 16A, occupation keeping ferry, 3 children at home.1 
Marriage*George Marian Curtis married Nancy Edna Michael circa 1898 at Mississippi.4 
Census*George Marian Curtis and Nancy Edna Michael appeared on the census of 22 June 1900 at Blackland Precinct, Prentiss, Mississippi, ED 95, sheet 17B, occupation farmer, renting, married 1 year, 1 child, 1 living, but not listed in 1900 census.4 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 George Marian Curtis registered for the draft at Wheeler, Prentiss, Mississippi; at the time, he was employed by F. E. Gordon as a farmer, wife Nancy Edna, described as medium height, stout build, grey eyes, black hair.2 
CensusHe and Nancy Edna Michael appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 at Beat 1, Prentiss, Mississippi, ED 113, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, renting, 7 children at home; gave place of birth as Alabama.5 
CensusGeorge Marian Curtis and Nancy Edna Michael appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at District 6, Dyer, Tennessee, ED 11, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, renting, 4 children at home.6 
Death*George Marian Curtis died on 30 June 1947 at Dyer, Tennessee, at age 68; buried at Poplar Grove Cemetery.7 

Family

Nancy Edna Michael b. 25 Apr 1882, d. 1 Sep 1943
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1798] Tennessee Gen Web, Dyer County Tennessee Cemeteries, Poplar Grove.

William Wayne Curtis1,2

M, b. 13 August 1909, d. July 1968
FatherWilliam David Curtis1 b. 19 Feb 1871, d. 9 Mar 1937
MotherMary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham1 b. 16 Nov 1874, d. 17 Nov 1952
Last Edited17 Jan 2014
Birth*William Wayne Curtis was born on 13 August 1909 at Lamar, Texas.1,3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Justice Precinct 5, Lamar, Texas, in the household of William David Curtis and Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham; ED 94, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 19 years, 7 children, 5 living.5 
(Witness) CensusWilliam Wayne Curtis appeared on the census of 3 February 1920 Precinct 8, Fannin, Texas, in the household of William David Curtis and Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham; ED 64, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 sons at home.1 
(Witness) CensusWilliam Wayne Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 Precinct 8, Fannin, Texas, in the household of William David Curtis and Mary Adaline (Mollie) Dunham; ED 40, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, renting, 1 son at home.6 
Marriage*William Wayne Curtis married Jewel Inez Ball circa 1931 at Texas.7 
Census*William Wayne Curtis and Jewel Inez Ball appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Bonham, Justice Precinct 1, Fannin, Texas, ED 74-6, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children.8 
Death*William Wayne Curtis died in July 1968 at Bonham, Fannin, Texas, at age 58; may have been in Indiana when he died; probably buried in Bonham, but not indexed in FindaGrave; SSDI lists as Willie Curtis.4 

Family

Jewel Inez Ball b. 13 May 1909, d. 28 Mar 1949
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth certificate for Agnes.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  9. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth record index.

Willie Harriet Graham1,2

F, b. 23 February 1883, d. 8 November 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Willie Harriet Graham was born on 23 February 1883 at Windom, Fannin, Texas; daughter of John Robert Graham and Permelia Ann Raney.1,2 
Married Name As of 24 December 1900,her married name was Curtis.1,2 
Marriage*She married Henry Monroe Curtis, son of Paten Eli Curtis and Susan Mary McAnally, on 24 December 1900 at Potwin, Butler, Kansas.1,2 
Census*Willie Harriet Graham and Henry Monroe Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.3 
Death*Willie Harriet Graham died on 8 November 1971 at Bonham, Fannin, Texas, at age 88; Rev. H.M. Curtis, son, informant; buried at Gum Springs Cemetery.1 

Family

Henry Monroe Curtis b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
Children

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Iris H. Curtis1

F, b. 1905
FatherHenry Monroe Curtis1 b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
MotherWillie Harriet Graham1 b. 23 Feb 1883, d. 8 Nov 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Iris H. Curtis was born in 1905 at Oklahoma.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, in the household of Henry Monroe Curtis and Willie Harriet Graham; ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Anna Pauline Curtis1,2

F, b. 1909
FatherHenry Monroe Curtis1 b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
MotherWillie Harriet Graham1 b. 23 Feb 1883, d. 8 Nov 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Anna Pauline Curtis was born in 1909 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, in the household of Henry Monroe Curtis and Willie Harriet Graham; ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.

Henry Monroe Curtis Jr.1,2

M, b. 1913
FatherHenry Monroe Curtis1 b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
MotherWillie Harriet Graham1 b. 23 Feb 1883, d. 8 Nov 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Henry Monroe Curtis Jr. was born in 1913 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, in the household of Henry Monroe Curtis and Willie Harriet Graham; ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.

Quentin Graham Curtis1,2

M, b. 1918
FatherHenry Monroe Curtis1 b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
MotherWillie Harriet Graham1 b. 23 Feb 1883, d. 8 Nov 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Quentin Graham Curtis was born in 1918 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, in the household of Henry Monroe Curtis and Willie Harriet Graham; ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.

Lorena Juanell Curtis1,2

F, b. 1923
FatherHenry Monroe Curtis1 b. 19 Apr 1874, d. 30 Nov 1931
MotherWillie Harriet Graham1 b. 23 Feb 1883, d. 8 Nov 1971
Last Edited1 May 2009
Birth*Lorena Juanell Curtis was born in 1923 at Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Precinct 7, Fannin, Texas, in the household of Henry Monroe Curtis and Willie Harriet Graham; ED 33, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1803] Mary Curtis, "Research Files of Mary Curtis", Ancestral File.

Clem D. Dorsett1

M, b. August 1840, d. between 1920 and 1929
Last Edited13 Feb 2013
Birth*Clem D. Dorsett was born in August 1840 at North Carolina.1 
Marriage*He married Martha Vandelia Curtis, daughter of Alphonso Randolph (Jack) Curtis and Mary Jane Wright, on 10 January 1893 at Randolph, North Carolina.1 
Census*Clem D. Dorsett and Martha Vandelia Curtis appeared on the census of 16 January 1900 at Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, ED 41, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, renting, married 5 years, no children.2 
CensusClem D. Dorsett and Martha Vandelia Curtis appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 at Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, ED 51, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 17 years, no children.3 
CensusClem D. Dorsett and Martha Vandelia Curtis appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 at Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, ED 185, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 daughter at home.4 
DeathAp*Clem D. Dorsett appears to have died or disappeared between 1920 and 1929 at Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, Martha was widowed in 1930; no record on FindaGrave.5 

Family 1

Child

Family 2

Martha Vandelia Curtis b. Jul 1859

Citations

  1. [S1096] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Martha A. Dorsett1

F, b. 1862
FatherClem D. Dorsett1 b. Aug 1840, d. bt 1920 - 1929
Last Edited13 Feb 2013
Birth*Martha A. Dorsett was born in 1862 at Indiana.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 16 January 1900 Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, in the household of Martha Vandelia Curtis and Clem D. Dorsett; ED 41, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, renting, married 5 years, no children.2 
(Witness) CensusMartha A. Dorsett appeared on the census of 21 April 1910 Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, in the household of Martha Vandelia Curtis and Clem D. Dorsett; ED 51, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 17 years, no children.3 
(Witness) CensusMartha A. Dorsett appeared on the census of 6 January 1920 Adams Twp., Morgan, Indiana, in the household of Martha Vandelia Curtis and Clem D. Dorsett; ED 185, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 daughter at home.1 
Census*Martha A. Dorsett appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 at Eastern Star Hospital, Franklin, Johnson, Indiana, ED 4, sheet 15A, widowed, patient.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Hattie Foster1,2

F, b. 10 May 1864, d. 22 April 1941
Last Edited17 Apr 2010
Birth*Hattie Foster was born on 10 May 1864 at Benton, Missouri; daughter of Robert Foster and Tilda Bennett.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1896,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married James H. Curtis, son of Addison Curtis and Elizabeth Callahan, circa 1896 at Missouri.1 
Census*Hattie Foster and James H. Curtis appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Ward 1, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, ED 13, sheet 18A, occupation laborer, renting, second marriage, 2 children, 2 living.1 
CensusHattie Foster and James H. Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Ward 1, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, ED 35, sheet 3B, occupation concrete contractor, owned home, 3 children, 1 living.3 
CensusHattie Foster and James H. Curtis appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, ED 46, sheet 8A, occupation teamster-contractor, owned home, 1 daughter.4 
Census*Hattie Foster appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, ED 133, sheet 23A, widowed, owned home valued at $3,500, Sarah and family lived with her.5 
Death*She died on 22 April 1941 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, at age 76; informant Sara Curtis McCubbin, buried at Mission Burial Park.2 

Family

James H. Curtis b. 29 Jan 1854, d. 4 Feb 1928
Children

Citations

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

Sarah Elizabeth Curtis1

F, b. January 1898, d. 9 July 1988
FatherJames H. Curtis1 b. 29 Jan 1854, d. 4 Feb 1928
MotherHattie Foster1 b. 10 May 1864, d. 22 Apr 1941
Last Edited26 Jul 2014
Birth*Sarah Elizabeth Curtis was born in January 1898 at Jasper, Missouri.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Ward 1, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, in the household of Hattie Foster and James H. Curtis; ED 13, sheet 18A, occupation laborer, renting, second marriage, 2 children, 2 living.1 
(Witness) CensusSarah Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 Ward 1, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, in the household of James H. Curtis and Hattie Foster; ED 35, sheet 3B, occupation concrete contractor, owned home, 3 children, 1 living.2 
(Witness) CensusSarah Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, in the household of James H. Curtis and Hattie Foster; ED 46, sheet 8A, occupation teamster-contractor, owned home, 1 daughter.3 
Married Name As of circa 1921,her married name was McCubbin.4 
Marriage*Sarah Elizabeth Curtis married Sherman Lewis McCubbin circa 1921.4 
Census*Sarah Elizabeth Curtis and Sherman Lewis McCubbin appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, ED 133, sheet 23A, occupation buildilng contractor, renting-$20 month, 2 children, lived with Hattie.4 
CensusSarah Elizabeth Curtis and Sherman Lewis McCubbin appeared on the census of 7 April 1940 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, ED 259-203, sheet 4A, occupation mechanic-iron works, owned home valued at $2,000, 2 sons and Hattie Curtis.5 
Death*Sarah Elizabeth Curtis died on 9 July 1988 at Gillespie, Gillespie, Texas, at age 90; no SSDI record found.6 

Family

Sherman Lewis McCubbin b. 10 Jun 1897, d. 10 Feb 1979
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  6. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death record index.

James H. Curtis1

M, b. January 1900, d. between 1901 and 1909
FatherJames H. Curtis1 b. 29 Jan 1854, d. 4 Feb 1928
MotherHattie Foster1 b. 10 May 1864, d. 22 Apr 1941
Last Edited24 Mar 2009
Birth*James H. Curtis was born in January 1900 at Joplin, Jasper, Missouri.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Ward 1, Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, in the household of Hattie Foster and James H. Curtis; ED 13, sheet 18A, occupation laborer, renting, second marriage, 2 children, 2 living.2 
Death*James H. Curtis died between 1901 and 1909 at Missouri; not present in 1910 census.1 

Citations

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

Sherman Lewis McCubbin1,2

M, b. 10 June 1897, d. 10 February 1979
Last Edited26 Jul 2014
Birth*Sherman Lewis McCubbin was born on 10 June 1897 at Oklahoma.1 
Marriage*He married Sarah Elizabeth Curtis, daughter of James H. Curtis and Hattie Foster, circa 1921.1 
Census*Sherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, ED 133, sheet 23A, occupation buildilng contractor, renting-$20 month, 2 children, lived with Hattie.1 
CensusSherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1940 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, ED 259-203, sheet 4A, occupation mechanic-iron works, owned home valued at $2,000, 2 sons and Hattie Curtis.3 
Death*Sherman Lewis McCubbin died on 10 February 1979 at Ingram, Kerr, Texas, at age 81.1 

Family

Sarah Elizabeth Curtis b. Jan 1898, d. 9 Jul 1988
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death record index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Vanda Rose McCubbin1,2

F, b. 23 April 1921, d. January 1981
FatherSherman Lewis McCubbin1 b. 10 Jun 1897, d. 10 Feb 1979
MotherSarah Elizabeth Curtis1 b. Jan 1898, d. 9 Jul 1988
Last Edited26 Jul 2014
Birth*Vanda Rose McCubbin was born on 23 April 1921 at Tarrant, Texas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, in the household of Sherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis; ED 133, sheet 23A, occupation buildilng contractor, renting-$20 month, 2 children, lived with Hattie.1 
(Witness) CensusVanda Rose McCubbin appeared on the census of 7 April 1940 San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, in the household of Sherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis; ED 259-203, sheet 4A, occupation mechanic-iron works, owned home valued at $2,000, 2 sons and Hattie Curtis.4 
Married Name As of 17 March 1941,her married name was Dunn.5 
Marriage*Vanda Rose McCubbin married Louie E. Dunn on 17 March 1941 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.5 
Death*Vanda Rose McCubbin died in January 1981 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, at age 59.6 

Family

Louie E. Dunn b. c 1920

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , marriage record index.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth record index.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  5. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , marrige record index.
  6. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death record index.

Curtis Sherman McCubbin1

M, b. 12 April 1923
FatherSherman Lewis McCubbin1 b. 10 Jun 1897, d. 10 Feb 1979
MotherSarah Elizabeth Curtis1 b. Jan 1898, d. 9 Jul 1988
Last Edited19 Sep 2014
Birth*Curtis Sherman McCubbin was born on 12 April 1923 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, in the household of Sherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis; ED 133, sheet 23A, occupation buildilng contractor, renting-$20 month, 2 children, lived with Hattie.1 
(Witness) CensusCurtis Sherman McCubbin appeared on the census of 7 April 1940 San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, in the household of Sherman Lewis McCubbin and Sarah Elizabeth Curtis; ED 259-203, sheet 4A, occupation mechanic-iron works, owned home valued at $2,000, 2 sons and Hattie Curtis.3 
Marriage*Curtis Sherman McCubbin married Betty Gene Vanreed circa 1942 at Texas.4 
Milit-Beg*Curtis Sherman McCubbin began military service on 27 July 1942 at San Antonio, Bexar, Texas, as a private, Army Air Corps, civilian occupation draftsman, high school degree.5 

Family

Betty Gene Vanreed b. 9 Mar 1922, d. 24 Mar 2011

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth index for Patrick.
  5. [S1392] National Archives and Records Administration, World War II Army Enlistment Records.

Lula Potter1

F, b. 27 February 1893, d. 8 March 1914
Last Edited24 Mar 2009
Birth*Lula Potter was born on 27 February 1893 at Missouri; daughter of Tom Potter, mother unknown.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1910,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Charles William Curtis, son of Nancy Jane Hazelip, circa 1910 at Missouri.1 
Census*Lula Potter and Charles William Curtis appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Springfield, Greene, Missouri, ED 41, sheet 1B, occupation sign painter, just married.1 
Death*Lula Potter died on 8 March 1914 at Springfield, Greene, Missouri, at age 21; from childbirth; buried at Green Lawn Cemetery.2 

Family

Charles William Curtis b. 4 Mar 1878, d. Feb 1966
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Val Curtis1

M, b. 27 February 1911, d. October 1980
FatherCharles William Curtis1 b. 4 Mar 1878, d. Feb 1966
MotherLula Potter1 b. 27 Feb 1893, d. 8 Mar 1914
Last Edited25 Jul 2014
Birth*Val Curtis was born on 27 February 1911 at Springfield, Greene, Missouri.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 St. Joseph, Buchanan, Missouri, in the household of Charles William Curtis; ED 50, sheet 7B, occupation sign painter, renting, widowed, 1 son at home.1 
Marriage*Val Curtis married Elsie (?) circa 1929.3 
Census*Val Curtis and Elsie (?) appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Nebraska City, Douglas, Nebraska, ED 32, sheet 1A, occupation laborer-wholesale paint, renting-$15 month, 1 son at home.3 
CensusVal Curtis and Elsie (?) appeared on the census of 16 April 1940 at Maple Park Gardens, Clay, Missouri, ED 24-16A, sheet 7B, occupation painter-painting contractor, owned home valued at $2,000, 5 children.4 
Death*Val Curtis died in October 1980 at Mesa, Maricopa, Arizona, at age 69.2 

Family

Elsie (?) b. 1908
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Elsie (?)1

F, b. 1908
Last Edited25 Jul 2014
Birth*Elsie (?) was born in 1908 at Missouri.1 
Married Name As of circa 1929,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Val Curtis, son of Charles William Curtis and Lula Potter, circa 1929.1 
Census*Elsie (?) and Val Curtis appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Nebraska City, Douglas, Nebraska, ED 32, sheet 1A, occupation laborer-wholesale paint, renting-$15 month, 1 son at home.1 
CensusElsie (?) and Val Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1940 at Maple Park Gardens, Clay, Missouri, ED 24-16A, sheet 7B, occupation painter-painting contractor, owned home valued at $2,000, 5 children.2 

Family

Val Curtis b. 27 Feb 1911, d. Oct 1980
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Val George Curtis1,2

M, b. 3 July 1929, d. 8 October 2013
FatherVal Curtis3 b. 27 Feb 1911, d. Oct 1980
MotherElsie (?)3 b. 1908
Last Edited25 Jul 2014
Birth*Val George Curtis was born on 3 July 1929 at Nebraska.3,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 Nebraska City, Douglas, Nebraska, in the household of Val Curtis and Elsie (?); ED 32, sheet 1A, occupation laborer-wholesale paint, renting-$15 month, 1 son at home.3 
(Witness) CensusVal George Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1940 Maple Park Gardens, Clay, Missouri, in the household of Val Curtis and Elsie (?); ED 24-16A, sheet 7B, occupation painter-painting contractor, owned home valued at $2,000, 5 children.4 
Death*Val George Curtis died on 8 October 2013 at Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, at age 84; buried at Memorial Park Cemetery.5 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930, 1940.
  2. [S1756] Ancestry.com, Missouri Marriage Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Memorial, Jackson, Missouri.