Allen Morris1

M, b. 1852
FatherJames Morris2 b. c 1825, d. c 1852
MotherMary George Pruitt2 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited11 Feb 2010
Birth*Allen Morris was born in 1852 at Independence, Arkansas.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 23 August 1860 Pleasant Plains P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 261, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusAllen Morris appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 123b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 5 children and Wesley's son James at home.3 

Citations

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

Mark Curtis1

M, b. 21 January 1855, d. 26 December 1935
FatherWilliam Riley Curtis1 b. 27 Jun 1823, d. 29 Jan 1872
MotherMary George Pruitt1 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited21 May 2016
Birth*Mark Curtis was born on 21 January 1855 at Independence, Arkansas.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 23 August 1860 Pleasant Plains P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 261, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusMark Curtis appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 123b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 5 children and Wesley's son James at home.4 
Marriage*Mark Curtis married Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee, daughter of James T. Foresee and Elizabeth Crockett, circa 1879 at Arkansas.5 
CensusMark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, page 603D, occupation farmer, no children.6 
Census*Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.5 
CensusMark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 49, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 30 years, 9 children, 6 living.7 
Census*Mark Curtis appeared on the census of 19 January 1920 at South Wichita Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 132, sheet 7A, widowed, living with his daughter Cora Cochran's family.8 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at South Choctaw Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 34, sheet 8A, widowed, living with James and Maudie Honeycutt.9 
Death*He died on 26 December 1935 at Norman, Cleveland, Oklahoma, at age 80; buried at New Hope Cemetery in Lincoln County.10,11 

Family

Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860-1900.
  3. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Hoooneycutt Family Tree by CurtisLeeHoneycutt.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  10. [S1977] Juroynchunk, "Akridge Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  11. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, New Hope, Lincoln, Oklahoma.

Emily Amelia Curtis1

F, b. 7 February 1857, d. 27 July 1929
FatherWilliam Riley Curtis1 b. 27 Jun 1823, d. 29 Jan 1872
MotherMary George Pruitt1 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited21 May 2016
Birth*Emily Amelia Curtis was born on 7 February 1857 at Independence, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 23 August 1860 Pleasant Plains P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 261, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $1,000, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusEmily Amelia Curtis appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 123b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 5 children and Wesley's son James at home.3 
Married Name As of 9 February 1879,her married name was Hall.4 
Marriage*Emily Amelia Curtis married Thomas Hall on 9 February 1879 at Boone, Arkansas; both residents of Lead Hill.4 
Census*Emily Amelia Curtis and Thomas Hall appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 7 children, 6 living.5 
CensusEmily Amelia Curtis and Thomas Hall appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 49, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 31 years, 7 children, 6 living.6 
Death*Emily Amelia Curtis died on 27 July 1929 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas, at age 72; buried at Hall Cemetery.2 

Family

Thomas Hall b. 21 Aug 1854, d. Nov 1919

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Hall, Boone, Arkansas.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S2086] State of Arkansas, Arkansas Marriages 1837-1957.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Mary C. Barber1,2

F, b. November 1842
Last Edited25 Apr 2016
Birth*Mary C. Barber was born in November 1842 at Tennessee.3 
Married Name As of 24 September 1859,her married name was Curtis.1,2 
Marriage*She married William S. Curtis, son of Madison A. Curtis and First Wife Curtis, on 24 September 1859 at Independence, Arkansas; by Ephram Stout, M.G., Church of Christ.1,2 
Census*Mary C. Barber and William S. Curtis appeared on the census of 23 August 1860 at Pleasant Plains P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 261, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $500, 1 daughter at home.1 
CensusMary C. Barber and William S. Curtis appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 at Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 128, no children, William J. and Columbus C. lived with them.4 
CensusMary C. Barber and William S. Curtis appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Fairview Twp., Independence, Arkansas, ED 37, sheet 19B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 41 years, 2 children, none living.5 
CensusMary C. Barber and William S. Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Pleasant Plains Village, Fairview Twp., Independence, Arkansas, ED 31, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 51 years, 2 children, none living, adopted son Albert flower, age 28.6 

Family

William S. Curtis b. Jun 1840
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1952] Mary Harris and Bobbie Lane, Independence County, Arkansas Marriage Records 1826-1877.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860, 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Parthena J. Curtis1

F, b. 1860, d. between 1861 and 1870
FatherWilliam S. Curtis1 b. Jun 1840
MotherMary C. Barber1 b. Nov 1842
Last Edited26 Jan 2010
Birth*Parthena J. Curtis was born in 1860 at Independence, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 23 August 1860 Pleasant Plains P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William S. Curtis and Mary C. Barber; page 261, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $500, 1 daughter at home.1 
Death*Parthena J. Curtis died between 1861 and 1870 at Independence, Arkansas; not present in 1870 census.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1900.

William W. Sturch1

M, b. 1839
Last Edited11 Mar 2010
Birth*William W. Sturch was born in 1839 at Tennessee.2 
Marriage*He married Nancy Jane Curtis, daughter of William Curtis and Martha W. (?), on 14 March 1866 at Independence, Arkansas.1 
Census*William W. Sturch and Nancy Jane Curtis appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.2 
Census*William W. Sturch appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 at White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.2 

Family

Nancy Jane Curtis b. 1841
Children

Citations

  1. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

James W. Curtis1

M, b. between 1806 and 1816
FatherIndependence Curtis1 b. c 1795
MotherMrs. Curtis1 b. c 1795
Last Edited5 Feb 2018
Birth*James W. Curtis was born between 1806 and 1816 at North Carolina; 1809 in 1850; 1806 in 1860; 1816 in 1870.2 
Marriage*He married Mary (Polly) King on 22 January 1841 at Pope, Arkansas.1,3 
Tax List*James W. Curtis appeared on the personal property tax list of 1842 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, no taxable property.4 
Tax ListHe appeared on the personal property tax list of 1843 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, no taxable property.4 
Tax ListHe appeared on the personal property tax list of 1845 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, 16 cattle.4 
Tax ListHe appeared on the personal property tax list of 1847 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, no taxable property.4 
Tax ListHe appeared on the personal property tax list of 1848 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, no taxable property.4 
Tax ListHe appeared on the personal property tax list of 1849 at Fannin, Texas; one poll, no taxable property.4 
CensusHe and Mary (Polly) King appeared on the census of 25 October 1850 at District 45, Laclede, Missouri, page 126, occupation farmer, 3 children.5 
CensusJames W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King appeared on the census of 7 September 1860 at Osage Twp., Carroll, Arkansas, page 871, occupation farmer, renting, 7 children.6 
Census*James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 at Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 128, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $200, 4 children at home.1 

Family

Mary (Polly) King b. 1826
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850-1870.
  3. [S2086] State of Arkansas, Arkansas Marriages 1837-1957.
  4. [S2322] Texas County Clerks, Texas County Tax Rolls, 1837-1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Mary (Polly) King1,2

F, b. 1826
Last Edited5 Feb 2018
Birth*Mary (Polly) King was born in 1826 at Tennessee; age 17 in 1841 marriage record, so born 1823/24; 1826 in 1850; 1820 in 1860.1,2 
Name Variation As of 22 January 1841, Mary (Polly) King was also known as Mary Hinz alternate transcription of last name on Family Search.2 
Married Name As of 22 January 1841,her married name was Curtis.3,2 
Marriage*She married James W. Curtis, son of Independence Curtis and Mrs. Curtis, on 22 January 1841 at Pope, Arkansas.3,2 
CensusMary (Polly) King and James W. Curtis appeared on the census of 25 October 1850 at District 45, Laclede, Missouri, page 126, occupation farmer, 3 children.4 
CensusMary (Polly) King and James W. Curtis appeared on the census of 7 September 1860 at Osage Twp., Carroll, Arkansas, page 871, occupation farmer, renting, 7 children.5 
Census*Mary (Polly) King and James W. Curtis appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 at Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, page 128, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $200, 4 children at home.3 

Family

James W. Curtis b. bt 1806 - 1816
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850-1870.
  2. [S2086] State of Arkansas, Arkansas Marriages 1837-1957.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Thomas Moses Curtis1

M, b. 1854
FatherJames W. Curtis2 b. bt 1806 - 1816
MotherMary (Polly) King2 b. 1826
Last Edited27 Jun 2016
Birth*Thomas Moses Curtis was born in 1854 at Missouri.2 
Name Variation As of 1860, Thomas Moses Curtis was also known as Moses T. Curtis.3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 September 1860 Osage Twp., Carroll, Arkansas, in the household of James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King; page 871, occupation farmer, renting, 7 children.3 
(Witness) CensusThomas Moses Curtis appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King; page 128, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $200, 4 children at home.2 

Citations

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

George Washington Curtis1,2

M, b. 1 January 1856, d. 1898
FatherJames W. Curtis1 b. bt 1806 - 1816
MotherMary (Polly) King1 b. 1826
Last Edited5 Feb 2018
Birth*George Washington Curtis was born on 1 January 1856 at Laclede, Missouri; George S. in 1860 census.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 September 1860 Osage Twp., Carroll, Arkansas, in the household of James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King; page 871, occupation farmer, renting, 7 children.4 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Washington Curtis appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King; page 128, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $200, 4 children at home.1 
Marriage*George Washington Curtis married Mary Melissa Scantlin on 19 January 1881 at Jackson, Arkansas.5 
Death*George Washington Curtis died in 1898 at Arkansas.2 

Family

Mary Melissa Scantlin b. 3 Mar 1863, d. 12 Oct 1922
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S2311] Janice Curtis Cantrell, "Descendants of George Washington Curtis (Arkansas)", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Independence Arkansas Curtis by cantrellj12.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S2086] State of Arkansas, Arkansas Marriages 1837-1957.
  6. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Browns, Independence, Arkansas.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Martha E. Curtis1

F, b. 1862
FatherJames W. Curtis1 b. bt 1806 - 1816
MotherMary (Polly) King1 b. 1826
Last Edited26 Jan 2010
Birth*Martha E. Curtis was born in 1862 at Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 25 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of James W. Curtis and Mary (Polly) King; page 128, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $200, 4 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.

James Washington Curtis1,2

M, b. 17 June 1866, d. 28 January 1903
FatherWilliam Riley Curtis1 b. 27 Jun 1823, d. 29 Jan 1872
MotherMary George Pruitt1 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*James Washington Curtis was born on 17 June 1866 at Independence, Arkansas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 123b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 5 children and Wesley's son James at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJames Washington Curtis appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 Bear Creek Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mary George Pruitt; page 616, widowed, 3 children at home.4 
Marriage*James Washington Curtis married Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee on 11 April 1885 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by W.H.Ruilly.5 
Census*James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.6 
Death*James Washington Curtis died on 28 January 1903 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas, at age 36; buried at Foresee Cemetery.3 

Family

Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1949] Tanya Taylor, "Descendants of William Riley Curtis (b 1823)", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, Foresee.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1975] Boone County Genealogical Society, Marriage Records of Boone County, Arkansas, 1869-1916.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S2337] Inc. Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, History of Boone County, Arkansas, page 207.

Mary Jane Curtis1

F, b. 23 October 1868, d. 8 August 1913
FatherWilliam Riley Curtis1 b. 27 Jun 1823, d. 29 Jan 1872
MotherMary George Pruitt1 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*Mary Jane Curtis was born on 23 October 1868 at Independence, Arkansas.2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 24 June 1870 Batesville P.O., Liberty Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt; page 123b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $300, 5 children and Wesley's son James at home.1 
(Witness) CensusMary Jane Curtis appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 Bear Creek Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mary George Pruitt; page 616, widowed, 3 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 16 October 1887,her married name was Buckley.5,6 
Marriage*Mary Jane Curtis married Columbus A.G. Buckley on 16 October 1887 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas.5,6 
Census*Mary Jane Curtis and Columbus A.G. Buckley appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 10B, occupation farmer, renting, married 12 years, 1 daughter.5 
Death*Mary Jane Curtis died on 8 August 1913 at Arkansas at age 44.7,3 

Family

Columbus A.G. Buckley b. Dec 1863
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1900.
  3. [S2337] Inc. Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, History of Boone County, Arkansas, page 208.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910, 1920.

Luther G. Sturch1

M, b. 1867
FatherWilliam W. Sturch1 b. 1839
MotherNancy Jane Curtis1 b. 1841
Last Edited26 Jan 2010
Birth*Luther G. Sturch was born in 1867 at Independence, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of Nancy Jane Curtis and William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusLuther G. Sturch appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Minnie A. Sturch1

F, b. 1875
FatherWilliam W. Sturch1 b. 1839
MotherNancy Jane Curtis1 b. 1841
Last Edited26 Jan 2010
Birth*Minnie A. Sturch was born in 1875 at Independence, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of Nancy Jane Curtis and William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusMinnie A. Sturch appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Alberta N. Sturch1

F, b. 1878
FatherWilliam W. Sturch1 b. 1839
MotherNancy Jane Curtis1 b. 1841
Last Edited26 Jan 2010
Birth*Alberta N. Sturch was born in 1878 at Independence, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of Nancy Jane Curtis and William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusAlberta N. Sturch appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 White River Twp., Independence, Arkansas, in the household of William W. Sturch; page 188D, occupation farmer, 3 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Kizziah (Kittie) Curtis1,2

F, b. 4 October 1870, d. before 1920
FatherWilliam Riley Curtis1 b. 27 Jun 1823, d. 29 Jan 1872
MotherMary George Pruitt1 b. 11 Nov 1832, d. 6 Oct 1910
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*Kizziah (Kittie) Curtis was born on 4 October 1870 at Independence, Arkansas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 June 1880 Bear Creek Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mary George Pruitt; page 616, widowed, 3 children at home.1 
Married Name As of 13 October 1895,her married name was Matlock.2 
Marriage*Kizziah (Kittie) Curtis married Levi Matlock on 13 October 1895 at Boone, Arkansas; by G. H. Springer, J.P.2 
Death*Kizziah (Kittie) Curtis died before 1920 at Oklahoma; no record found, a widower named Levi Matlock lived in Atoka County, Oklahoma in 1920 and 1930, but his date of birth was about 1879.4 

Family

Levi Matlock b. 5 Apr 1873, d. 10 Nov 1962

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  3. [S2337] Inc. Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, History of Boone County, Arkansas, page 208.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920, 1930.

Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1,2

F, b. 4 October 1860, d. 7 February 1914
FatherJames T. Foresee3 b. 6 Dec 1835, d. 10 May 1908
MotherElizabeth Crockett3 b. 7 Aug 1836, d. c 1865
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee was born on 4 October 1860 at Tennessee.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1879,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Mark Curtis, son of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt, circa 1879 at Arkansas.1 
CensusJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee and Mark Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, page 603D, occupation farmer, no children.4 
Census*Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee and Mark Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 
CensusJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee and Mark Curtis appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 49, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 30 years, 9 children, 6 living.5 
Death*Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee died on 7 February 1914 at Boone, Arkansas, at age 53; buried at Foresee Cemetery.2 

Family

Mark Curtis b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, Foresee.
  3. [S1984] Janie Honeycutt, "Ancestor Chart for Maudie Pearl Curtis", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Dora B. Curtis1

F, b. February 1881
FatherMark Curtis1 b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
MotherJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1 b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Last Edited29 Jan 2010
Birth*Dora B. Curtis was born in February 1881 at Boone, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Cora A. Curtis1

F, b. 14 December 1882, d. 22 January 1974
FatherMark Curtis1 b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
MotherJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1 b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Last Edited17 Apr 2010
Birth*Cora A. Curtis was born on 14 December 1882 at Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 
Married Name As of circa 1905,her married name was Cochran.2 
Marriage*Cora A. Curtis married Lilburn K. Cochran circa 1905; no Arkansas marriage record.2 
Census*Cora A. Curtis and Lilburn K. Cochran appeared on the census of 1 April 1910 at Bryan Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 88, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, renting, married 2 years, 2 children, 2 living.3 
CensusCora A. Curtis and Lilburn K. Cochran appeared on the census of 16 January 1920 at South Wichita Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 132, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, renting, 5 children and Mark Curtis.4 
CensusCora A. Curtis and Lilburn K. Cochran appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at South Wichita Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 39, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.5 
Death*Cora A. Curtis died on 22 January 1974 at Mcloud, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, at age 91; buried at Jamison Cemetery in Lincoln County.6,2 

Family

Lilburn K. Cochran b. 26 Oct 1879, d. 22 Jun 1972
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Jamison, Lincoln County, Oklahoma.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Claudius L. Curtis1

M, b. 6 December 1884, d. 2 October 1909
FatherMark Curtis1 b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
MotherJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1 b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Last Edited29 Jan 2010
Birth*Claudius L. Curtis was born on 6 December 1884 at Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 
Death*Claudius L. Curtis died on 2 October 1909 at Boone, Arkansas, at age 24; buried at Foresee Cemetery.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, Foresee.

Jessie Green Curtis1,2

M, b. 26 December 1886, d. 18 January 1940
FatherMark Curtis1 b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
MotherJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1 b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Last Edited30 Jan 2010
Birth*Jessie Green Curtis was born on 26 December 1886 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 
Marriage*Jessie Green Curtis married Mary Ann Garland circa 1910 at Arkansas.3 
Census*Jessie Green Curtis and Mary Ann Garland appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 49, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, renting, just married.3 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 Jessie Green Curtis registered for the draft at Myrtle, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer, wife and child, described as tall, stout, brown eyes, black hair.2 
CensusHe and Mary Ann Garland appeared on the census of 21 April 1930 at Elixir Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 9, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, renting, 1 daughter.4 
Death*Jessie Green Curtis died on 18 January 1940 at Arkansas at age 53; buried at York Cemetery in Boone County.5 

Family

Mary Ann Garland b. 3 May 1891, d. 2 Nov 1982
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Bergman, Boone County, Arkansas.

Maudie Pearl Curtis1,2

F, b. 12 March 1889, d. 14 January 1977
FatherMark Curtis1 b. 21 Jan 1855, d. 26 Dec 1935
MotherJosephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee1 b. 4 Oct 1860, d. 7 Feb 1914
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*Maudie Pearl Curtis was born on 12 March 1889 at Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 32, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 20 years, 5 children listed, 3 missing, Mark's father born in Illinois, rather than Arkansas.1 
Married Name As of 27 February 1907,her married name was Honeycutt.3 
Marriage*Maudie Pearl Curtis married James Mark Honeycutt, son of Uriah (Rice) Honeycutt and Nellie Phinetta Briggs, on 27 February 1907 at Willis, Boone, Arkansas; by Elder Reuben Cantrell.3 
(Witness) CensusMaudie Pearl Curtis appeared on the census of 27 April 1910 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Mark Curtis and Josephine (Josie) Angeline Foresee; ED 49, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 30 years, 9 children, 6 living.4 
Census*Maudie Pearl Curtis and James Mark Honeycutt appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 at South Choctaw Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 126, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 5 children at home.5 
CensusMaudie Pearl Curtis and James Mark Honeycutt appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at South Choctaw Twp., Lincoln, Oklahoma, ED 34, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, 8 children and Mark Curtis at home.6 
Death*Maudie Pearl Curtis died on 14 January 1977 at Shawnee, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma, at age 87.2 

Family

James Mark Honeycutt b. 21 Jul 1884, d. 30 Jun 1962
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1,2

F, b. 24 August 1869, d. 26 February 1971
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee was born on 24 August 1869 at Arkansas.3 
Married Name As of 11 April 1885,her married name was Curtis.2 
Marriage*She married James Washington Curtis, son of William Riley Curtis and Mary George Pruitt, on 11 April 1885 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by W.H.Ruilly.2 
Census*Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee and James Washington Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.4 
Census*Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 50, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, widowed, 2 sons at home.5 
Married Name As of circa 1922,her married name was Rowlett.6 
Marriage*She married C.O. Rowlett circa 1922.6 
Death*Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee died on 26 February 1971 at Boone, Arkansas, at age 101; buried at Foresee Cemetery.3 

Family 1

James Washington Curtis b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
Children

Family 2

C.O. Rowlett b. c 1869

Citations

  1. [S1949] Tanya Taylor, "Descendants of William Riley Curtis (b 1823)", Ancestral File.
  2. [S1975] Boone County Genealogical Society, Marriage Records of Boone County, Arkansas, 1869-1916.
  3. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, Foresee.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S2337] Inc. Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, History of Boone County, Arkansas, page 207.

Cortis Earl Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 6 March 1887, d. 12 July 1985
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
MotherEmily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1 b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Last Edited6 Jul 2016
Birth*Cortis Earl Curtis was born on 6 March 1887 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas.1,3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.1 
Marriage*Cortis Earl Curtis married Ethel Winnie Jackson on 24 March 1907 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by Joe E. Keep, J.P.5,6 
Census*Cortis Earl Curtis and Ethel Winnie Jackson appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Elixir Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 42, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, renting, married 3 years, 1 son.5 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 Cortis Earl Curtis registered for the draft at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer, wife and 5 children, described as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.3 
CensusHe and Ethel Winnie Jackson appeared on the census of 17 January 1920 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 50, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children at home.7 
CensusCortis Earl Curtis and Ethel Winnie Jackson appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 at Harrison Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 17, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, renting, 9 children.8 
CensusCortis Earl Curtis and Ethel Winnie Jackson appeared on the census of 7 May 1940 at Beaver Twp., Carroll, Arkansas, ED 8-1, sheet 5A, occupation making staves-own timber, renting, 5 children.9 
Death*Cortis Earl Curtis died on 12 July 1985 at Lincoln, Washington, Arkansas, at age 98; buried at Lincoln Cemetery.10,4 

Family

Ethel Winnie Jackson b. 12 Sep 1885, d. 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries.
  3. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Lincoln, Washington County, Arkansas.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  10. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  11. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, York.
  12. [S45] Social Security Administration U.S., Social Security Applications & Claims.

Carrie Bell Curtis1,2

F, b. 26 December 1888
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
MotherEmily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1 b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Last Edited3 Jan 2017
Birth*Carrie Bell Curtis was born on 26 December 1888 at Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.1 
Married Name As of 1907,her married name was Willis.2 
Marriage*Carrie Bell Curtis married Orzo Willis in 1907.2 

Family

Orzo Willis b. c 1888

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S2337] Inc. Boone County Historical & Railroad Society, History of Boone County, Arkansas, page 207.

Troy Lee Curtis1,2

M, b. 23 December 1890, d. 5 July 1966
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
MotherEmily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1 b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Last Edited9 Jul 2017
Birth*Troy Lee Curtis was born on 23 December 1890 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas.1,3,4,5 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.1 
Marriage*Troy Lee Curtis married Cora Drusilla Smith on 14 November 1914 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by N.A. Freeling.3,6 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 Troy Lee Curtis registered for the draft at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer, married 1 son 18 months old; described as tall, stout, brown eyes, light hair.5 
Census*He and Cora Drusilla Smith appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 50, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 3 sons at home.7 
CensusTroy Lee Curtis and Cora Drusilla Smith appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 27, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $1,400, 7 children at home.8 
DraftWW11* In 1942 Troy Lee Curtis registered for the draft at Harrison, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by Tobin Quarriers of Kansas City, MO in Moncks Corner, Berkeley, SC.9 
Death*He died on 5 July 1966 at Harrison, Boone, Arkansas, at age 75; buried at York Cemetery.3 
ObitTroy Lee's obituary was published in the Arkansas Gazette on 6 July 1966:
Troy Curtis, 75, and his wife, Cora, 73, both of Harrison, were killed Tuesday when their pickup truck and a car collided on state Highway 7 about 10 miles northeast of here. State Trooper Hansel Bradford said the driver of the car, Roy Rogers, 19, of Yellville, was not hurt. Funeral for Mr. and Mrs. Curtis will be by Christeson Funeral Service.10 

Family

Cora Drusilla Smith b. 28 Apr 1892, d. 5 Jul 1966
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1949] Tanya Taylor, "Descendants of William Riley Curtis (b 1823)", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1950] Arkansas GenWeb, Boone County, Arkansas Cemeteries, York.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  6. [S1975] Boone County Genealogical Society, Marriage Records of Boone County, Arkansas, 1869-1916.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S759] National Archives and Records Administration, World War II Draft Registration Cards.
  10. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Ethel Viola Curtis1,2

F, b. 21 December 1892, d. 29 June 1993
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
MotherEmily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1 b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Last Edited20 May 2016
Birth*Ethel Viola Curtis was born on 21 December 1892 at Boone, Arkansas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.1 
Married Name As of 5 August 1913,her married name was Keeling.4 
Marriage*Ethel Viola Curtis married Claude C. Keeling on 5 August 1913 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by S.N. Alexander, County Judge.4 
Census*Ethel Viola Curtis and Claude C. Keeling appeared on the census of 23 January 1920 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 50, sheet 8B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children at home.5 
CensusEthel Viola Curtis and Claude C. Keeling appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, ED 27, sheet 3B, occupation poultry farmer, real estate valued at $5,000, 2 children at home.6 
CensusEthel Viola Curtis and Claude C. Keeling appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Huntington Beach, Orange, California, ED 30-43, sheet 61A, occupation carpenter-contractor, real estate valued at $1,500, 1 son at home.7 
Death*Ethel Viola Curtis died on 29 June 1993 at Orange, California, at age 100.3 

Family

Claude C. Keeling b. 16 Jun 1891, d. 21 Mar 1975
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1949] Tanya Taylor, "Descendants of William Riley Curtis (b 1823)", Ancestral File.
  3. [S230] California Vital Statistics, death record index.
  4. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

James Roy Curtis1,2

M, b. 27 December 1894, d. 17 January 1971
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Jun 1866, d. 28 Jan 1903
MotherEmily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee1 b. 24 Aug 1869, d. 26 Feb 1971
Last Edited18 May 2016
Birth*James Roy Curtis was born on 27 December 1894 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis and Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 32, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, 7 children, 7 living; James said his father was born in Illinois.1 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 James Roy Curtis registered for the draft at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by his mother as a farmer, single, described as short, medium build, blue eyes, dark hair; typhoid fever symptons at the time.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 Sugar Loaf Twp., Boone, Arkansas, in the household of Emily Lucretia Victoria Elizabeth Foresee; ED 50, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, widowed, 2 sons at home.3 
Marriage*James Roy Curtis married Nancy Savannah Coke on 18 December 1922 at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; by W.S. Alblright, J.P.4 
Census*James Roy Curtis and Nancy Savannah Coke appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Sugar Loaf Twp., Marion, Arkansas, ED 23, sheet 3A, occupation stock farmer, renting, 2 sons.5 
DraftWW11* In 1942 James Roy Curtis registered for the draft at Lead Hill, Boone, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by worked in Lead HIll, occupation unknown, married, year of birth stated as 1895.6 
Death*He died on 17 January 1971 at Boone, Arkansas, at age 76; buried at Locust Cemetery.7 

Family

Nancy Savannah Coke b. 18 Sep 1902, d. 5 Jun 1944
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  6. [S759] National Archives and Records Administration, World War II Draft Registration Cards.
  7. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Foresee by JerrySekscinski.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.