Ines Curtis1

F, b. 1920
FatherRaleigh F. Curtis1 b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 10 Aug 1989
MotherFlavel (?)1 b. 1897
Last Edited18 Mar 2010
Birth*Ines Curtis was born in 1920 at Tulsa, Oklahoma.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the household of Raleigh F. Curtis and Flavel (?); ED 150, sheet 49A, occupation laundry driver, owned home valued at $3,000, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Ray Curtis1

M, b. 1922
FatherRaleigh F. Curtis1 b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 10 Aug 1989
MotherFlavel (?)1 b. 1897
Last Edited18 Mar 2010
Birth*Ray Curtis was born in 1922 at Tulsa, Oklahoma.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Don Curtis1

M, b. 1925
FatherRaleigh F. Curtis1 b. 19 Mar 1892, d. 10 Aug 1989
MotherFlavel (?)1 b. 1897
Last Edited18 Mar 2010
Birth*Don Curtis was born in 1925 at Tulsa, Oklahoma.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 17 April 1930 Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, in the household of Raleigh F. Curtis and Flavel (?); ED 150, sheet 49A, occupation laundry driver, owned home valued at $3,000, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Gladys J. Ketchersid1,2

F, b. 6 February 1903, d. 8 June 1992
Last Edited18 Mar 2010
Birth*Gladys J. Ketchersid was born on 6 February 1903 at Oklahoma.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1926,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married John R. Curtis, son of Aaron Curtis and Mary Frances (Fannie) (?), circa 1926 at Tulsa, Oklahoma.1 
Census*Gladys J. Ketchersid and John R. Curtis appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, ED 150, sheet 43A, ocupation laundry truck driver, renting-$25 month, no children.1 
Death*Gladys J. Ketchersid died on 8 June 1992 at Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma, at age 89; buried at Memorial Park Cemetery.2 

Family

John R. Curtis b. 20 Jun 1903, d. 23 Nov 1993

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Memorial Park, Tulsa County, Oklahoma.

Ona L. Liles1

F, b. December 1895
FatherWilliam M. Liles1 b. Mar 1872
MotherElliott V. Curtis1 b. 1877
Last Edited18 Mar 2010
Birth*Ona L. Liles was born in December 1895 at Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 25 June 1900 Popular Springs Precinct, Lauderdale, Alabama, in the household of William M. Liles; ED 52, sheet 9A, occupation canal laborer, renting, 1 daughter.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

George Andrew Curtis1,2

M, b. 1 June 1859, d. 25 January 1936
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis3 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes3 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*George Andrew Curtis was born on 1 June 1859 at Washington, Arkansas.3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 15 June 1860 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 527, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $250, 1 son.3 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Andrew Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.5 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Andrew Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.6 
Marriage*George Andrew Curtis married Ada Alta Brown on 18 February 1894 at Arkansas; no marriage record found.7,4,8 
Census*George Andrew Curtis and Ada Alta Brown appeared on the census of 16 June 1900 at West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 118, sheet 11B, occupation merchant, owned home, married 6 years, 2 children, 2 living.7 
CensusGeorge Andrew Curtis and Ada Alta Brown appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at West Fork, West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 157, sheet 2A, occupation bank cashier, owned home, married 16 years, 6 children, 6 living.9 
CensusGeorge Andrew Curtis and Ada Alta Brown appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at West Fork Town, West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 156, sheet 10B, occupation bank cashier, owned home, 4 children at home.10 
CensusGeorge Andrew Curtis and Ada Alta Brown appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, ED 43, sheet 10B, occupation helper-furniture factory, renting-$40 month, 3 children at home.11 
Death*George Andrew Curtis died on 25 January 1936 at Fort Smith, Sebastian, Arkansas, at age 76; George was a banker in West Fork, Ark; then moved to Ft. Smith. He was killed in an auto accident at a street crossing, but threw his small grandson aside and saved his life. Buried at West Fork Cemetery in Washington County.12,4 

Family

Ada Alta Brown b. 29 Jul 1875, d. 18 Jan 1966
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860, 1870.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, from Doyle's registration Statement.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, West Fork, Washington County, Arkansas.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1985] Emerette Goff Fine, Vinett Fine and his Descendants, page 75.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  12. [S892] Arkansas Dept. of Health, Arkansas Death Index.

Mary Matilda Curtis1

F, b. 1853
FatherJames Washington Curtis2 b. 17 Nov 1829, d. 18 Aug 1864
MotherMary Jane Moore2 b. 1831
Last Edited19 Mar 2010
Birth*Mary Matilda Curtis was born in 1853 at Washington, Arkansas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis; page 525, occupation cabinet workman, real estate valued at $200, listed as married, but probably widowed, 4 children under age 7 at home.2 
(Witness) CensusMary Matilda Curtis appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Elizabeth Short; page 169, occupation keeping house, real estate valued at $500, widowed, 3 children and 4 grandchildren (James's family) at home; listed as blind.3 

Citations

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

Martha L. Curtis1

F, b. 1855
FatherJames Washington Curtis2 b. 17 Nov 1829, d. 18 Aug 1864
MotherMary Jane Moore2 b. 1831
Last Edited19 Mar 2010
Birth*Martha L. Curtis was born in 1855 at Washington, Arkansas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis; page 525, occupation cabinet workman, real estate valued at $200, listed as married, but probably widowed, 4 children under age 7 at home.2 
(Witness) CensusMartha L. Curtis appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Elizabeth Short; page 169, occupation keeping house, real estate valued at $500, widowed, 3 children and 4 grandchildren (James's family) at home; listed as blind.3 

Citations

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

John F. Curtis1

M, b. 1858
FatherJames Washington Curtis1 b. 17 Nov 1829, d. 18 Aug 1864
MotherMary Jane Moore1 b. 1831
Last Edited19 Mar 2010
Birth*John F. Curtis was born in 1858 at Washington, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis; page 525, occupation cabinet workman, real estate valued at $200, listed as married, but probably widowed, 4 children under age 7 at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn F. Curtis appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Elizabeth Short; page 169, occupation keeping house, real estate valued at $500, widowed, 3 children and 4 grandchildren (James's family) at home; listed as blind.2 

Citations

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

James H. Curtis1

M, b. January 1860
FatherJames Washington Curtis2 b. 17 Nov 1829, d. 18 Aug 1864
MotherMary Jane Moore2 b. 1831
Last Edited19 Mar 2010
Birth*James H. Curtis was born in January 1860 at Washington, Arkansas.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 14 June 1860 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of James Washington Curtis; page 525, occupation cabinet workman, real estate valued at $200, listed as married, but probably widowed, 4 children under age 7 at home.2 
(Witness) CensusJames H. Curtis appeared on the census of 1 August 1870 Billingsley P.O., Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Elizabeth Short; page 169, occupation keeping house, real estate valued at $500, widowed, 3 children and 4 grandchildren (James's family) at home; listed as blind.3 

Citations

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

Elizabeth C. Rutherford1,2

F, b. 27 January 1854, d. 1 October 1925
FatherBayless Earl Rutherford1 b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 2 Jul 1900
MotherMary Catherine Curtis1 b. 20 Dec 1835, d. 10 Nov 1912
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*Elizabeth C. Rutherford was born on 27 January 1854 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 6 August 1860 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 335, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,000, 5 children at home.1 
Married Name As of circa 1874,her married name was Cate.3 
Marriage*Elizabeth C. Rutherford married James C. Cate circa 1874 at Arkansas; no marriage record found.3 
Census*Elizabeth C. Rutherford and James C. Cate appeared on the census of 16 June 1900 at Lees Creek Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 101, sheet 11B, occupation grocery merchant, married 25 years, 3 children, 3 living.4 
Death*Elizabeth C. Rutherford died on 1 October 1925 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 71; buried at Rutherford Cemetery.2 

Family

James C. Cate b. 11 Sep 1853, d. 1 Jan 1933

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Rutherford, Washington County, Arkansas.
  3. [S1986] Valerie M. Hudson, "Ancestral File-Bayless Earl Rutherford & Mary Catherine Curtis", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

William Robeson Rutherford1,2

M, b. 16 March 1855
FatherBayless Earl Rutherford1 b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 2 Jul 1900
MotherMary Catherine Curtis1 b. 20 Dec 1835, d. 10 Nov 1912
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*William Robeson Rutherford was born on 16 March 1855 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 6 August 1860 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 335, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,000, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1986] Valerie M. Hudson, "Ancestral File-Bayless Earl Rutherford & Mary Catherine Curtis", Ancestral File.

Calvin Morgan Rutherford1,2

M, b. 28 October 1856, d. 1929
FatherBayless Earl Rutherford1 b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 2 Jul 1900
MotherMary Catherine Curtis1 b. 20 Dec 1835, d. 10 Nov 1912
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*Calvin Morgan Rutherford was born on 28 October 1856 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 6 August 1860 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 335, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,000, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusCalvin Morgan Rutherford appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 609A, occupation farmer, 13 children at home.3 
Death*Calvin Morgan Rutherford died in 1929 at Wagoner, Oklahoma.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1986] Valerie M. Hudson, "Ancestral File-Bayless Earl Rutherford & Mary Catherine Curtis", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

John Thomas Rutherford1,2

M, b. 28 January 1858
FatherBayless Earl Rutherford1 b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 2 Jul 1900
MotherMary Catherine Curtis1 b. 20 Dec 1835, d. 10 Nov 1912
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*John Thomas Rutherford was born on 28 January 1858 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 6 August 1860 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 335, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,000, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Thomas Rutherford appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 609A, occupation farmer, 13 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1986] Valerie M. Hudson, "Ancestral File-Bayless Earl Rutherford & Mary Catherine Curtis", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

James Benjamin Rutherford1,2

M, b. 3 November 1859
FatherBayless Earl Rutherford1 b. 21 Nov 1815, d. 2 Jul 1900
MotherMary Catherine Curtis1 b. 20 Dec 1835, d. 10 Nov 1912
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*James Benjamin Rutherford was born on 3 November 1859 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 6 August 1860 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 335, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $2,000, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJames Benjamin Rutherford appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis; page 609A, occupation farmer, 13 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S1986] Valerie M. Hudson, "Ancestral File-Bayless Earl Rutherford & Mary Catherine Curtis", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Benjamin F. Curtis1

M, b. 7 March 1861, d. 4 March 1885
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis2 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes2 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*Benjamin F. Curtis was born on 7 March 1861 at Washington, Arkansas.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusBenjamin F. Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.4 
Death*Benjamin F. Curtis died on 4 March 1885 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 23; buried at Karnes Cemetery (no record on FindaGrave.)3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1802] " draws from book "Our Roots were in West Fork" "Slomon, "Karnes from TN to ARK", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Edmonia Elizabeth Curtis1

F, b. 1863, d. 13 October 1945
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis2 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes2 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*Edmonia Elizabeth Curtis was born in 1863 at Washington, Arkansas.2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusEdmonia Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.4 
Married Name As of 8 February 1885,her married name was McConnell.5 
Marriage*Edmonia Elizabeth Curtis married John Leander McConnell on 8 February 1885 at Washington, Arkansas.5 
Census*Edmonia Elizabeth Curtis and John Leander McConnell appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at White River Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 103, sheet 4B, occupation merchant, owned home, married 15 years, 5 children, 5 living.6 
CensusEdmonia Elizabeth Curtis and John Leander McConnell appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 at White River Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 152, sheet 6B, occupation merchant, owned home, married 25 years, 8 children, 8 living.7 
CensusEdmonia Elizabeth Curtis and John Leander McConnell appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 at Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 149, sheet 14B, occupation salesman-general store, owned home, 3 children at home.8 
CensusEdmonia Elizabeth Curtis and John Leander McConnell appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 28, sheet 5B, occupation insurance agent, owned home valued at $3,000, no children.9 
Death*Edmonia Elizabeth Curtis died on 13 October 1945 at Washington, Arkansas; buried at Prairie Grove Cemetery.3,10 

Family

John Leander McConnell b. 5 May 1861, d. 23 Nov 1944
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1930.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Prairie Grove, Washington County, Arkansas.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  10. [S892] Arkansas Dept. of Health, Arkansas Death Index.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1885.

John Sherman Curtis1

M, b. 1865, d. 28 February 1923
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis2 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes2 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*John Sherman Curtis was born in 1865 at Washington, Arkansas.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusJohn Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.4 
Death*John Sherman Curtis died on 28 February 1923 at Pulaski, Arkansas; buried at Karnes Cemetery in West Fork; said to have married Myrtle Wilkins on 3 October 1901.3,5 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Karnes, Washington County, Arkansas.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S892] Arkansas Dept. of Health, Arkansas Death Index.

Mary Sydney Curtis1,2

F, b. 12 March 1867, d. 14 June 1938
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis3 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes3 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited22 Mar 2010
Birth*Mary Sydney Curtis was born on 12 March 1867 at Washington, Arkansas.3,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusMary Sydney Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.5 
Married Name As of 27 January 1889,her married name was Stockburger.6 
Marriage*Mary Sydney Curtis married Edward Elisha Stockburger on 27 January 1889 at Washington, Arkansas.6 
Death*Mary Sydney Curtis died on 14 June 1938 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 71; buried at Baptist Ford Cemetery.4 

Family

Edward Elisha Stockburger b. 10 Jan 1869, d. 30 Jun 1946

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1802] " draws from book "Our Roots were in West Fork" "Slomon, "Karnes from TN to ARK", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Baptist Ford, Washington County, Arkansas.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.

Robert Graham Curtis1,2

M, b. 26 October 1869, d. 4 August 1925
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis3 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes3 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*Robert Graham Curtis was born on 26 October 1869 at Washington, Arkansas.4,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1870 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 260b, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, 6 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusRobert Graham Curtis appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.5 
Marriage*Robert Graham Curtis married Euphemia (Effie) Alice Stockburger on 11 November 1892 at Washington, Arkansas.6 
Census*Robert Graham Curtis appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 118, sheet 7B, occupation farmer, renting, married 8 years, 4 children, 4 living.7 
Census*He and Euphemia (Effie) Alice Stockburger appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 151, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, renting, married 18 years, 9 children, 8 living.8 
Death*Robert Graham Curtis died on 4 August 1925 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 55; buried at Baptist Ford Cemetery; FindaGrave record may be in error, as Effie was listed as widowed in the 1920 census; no Arkansas death certificate.2 

Family

Euphemia (Effie) Alice Stockburger b. 30 Apr 1874, d. 11 May 1949
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Baptist Ford, Washington County, Arkansas.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  6. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Mary Mallicoat1

F, b. 1866
FatherNelson Mallicoat1 b. 28 Nov 1844, d. 28 Mar 1910
MotherElizabeth Jane Curtis1 b. 10 Aug 1840, d. 22 Oct 1930
Last Edited19 Mar 2010
Birth*Mary Mallicoat was born in 1866 at Arkansas.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Florence Allie Curtis1,2

F, b. December 1871, d. 1942
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis1 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes1 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*Florence Allie Curtis was born in December 1871 at Washington, Arkansas.3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Married Name As of circa 1893,her married name was Rutherford.2 
Marriage*Florence Allie Curtis married Samuel Campbell Rutherford, son of Bayless Earl Rutherford and Mary Catherine Curtis, circa 1893 at Arkansas; no marriage record found; Samuel and Allie were first cousins.2,4 
CensusFlorence Allie Curtis and Samuel Campbell Rutherford appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Township 13, Cherokee Nation, Oklahoma Indian Territory, ED 44, sheet 4A, occupation physician, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.5 
CensusFlorence Allie Curtis and Samuel Campbell Rutherford appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 at Chocteau, Mayes, Oklahoma, ED 85, sheet 1A, occupation physician, married 15 years, 5 children, 5 living.6 
CensusFlorence Allie Curtis and Samuel Campbell Rutherford appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Wagoner, Wagoner, Oklahoma, ED 188, sheet 2A, occupation physician, renting, 5 children at home.7 
Census*Florence Allie Curtis and Samuel Campbell Rutherford appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Locust Grove, Mayes, Oklahoma, ED 12, sheet 5B, occupation medical doctor-general practice, renting-$10 month, 3 children at home.4 
Death*Florence Allie Curtis died in 1942 at Chocataw, Mayes, Oklahoma.2 

Family

Samuel Campbell Rutherford b. 18 Apr 1869, d. 14 Nov 1959
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1802] " draws from book "Our Roots were in West Fork" "Slomon, "Karnes from TN to ARK", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Elizabeth Jane (Liza) Curtis1,2

F, b. 9 February 1874
FatherFranklin Farris Curtis1 b. 22 Dec 1834, d. 2 Dec 1902
MotherNarcissa Jane Karnes1 b. 11 Apr 1834, d. 8 Jan 1916
Last Edited24 Mar 2010
Birth*Elizabeth Jane (Liza) Curtis was born on 9 February 1874 at Washington, Arkansas.3,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; page 593C, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane (Liza) Curtis appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Franklin Farris Curtis and Narcissa Jane Karnes; ED 118, sheet 6A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 44 years, 8 children, 7 living.4 
(Witness) CensusElizabeth Jane (Liza) Curtis appeared on the census of 15 April 1910 West Fork Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Narcissa Jane Karnes; ED 151, sheet 1A, widowed, 8 children, 7 living, 1 daughter at home.4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1802] " draws from book "Our Roots were in West Fork" "Slomon, "Karnes from TN to ARK", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

James Washington Curtis1,2

M, b. 20 April 1866, d. 1 December 1946
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited20 May 2016
Birth*James Washington Curtis was born on 20 April 1866 at Washington, Arkansas.3,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Marriage*James Washington Curtis married Ella Jane Holcomb on 29 March 1886 at Washington, Arkansas.5 
Census*James Washington Curtis and Ella Jane Holcomb appeared on the census of 5 June 1900 at Prairie Grove Village, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, occupation farm laborer, renting, ED 110, sheet4A, married 13 years, 5 children, 4 living.6 
CensusJames Washington Curtis and Ella Jane Holcomb appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 144, sheet 15A, occupation farmer, renting, married 24 years, 6 children, 6 living.7 
CensusJames Washington Curtis and Ella Jane Holcomb appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 at Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 149, sheet 2A, occupation farmer, renting, 5 children at home.8 
Census*James Washington Curtis appeared on the census of 30 April 1930 at Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 29, sheet 5B, occupation partner-general farm, widowed, living with Earl.9 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 April 1940 Cane Hill Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Earl B. Curtis and Lillian N. McDonald; ED 72-3, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 daughters, father and brother.10 
Death*James Washington Curtis died on 1 December 1946 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 80; buried at Prairie Grove Cemetery.4,11 

Family

Ella Jane Holcomb b. 1867, d. 27 May 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards, Carthel's registration statement.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Prairie Grove, Washington County, Arkansas.
  5. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  11. [S892] Arkansas Dept. of Health, Arkansas Death Index.

Adolphus Marion Curtis1,2

M, b. 3 June 1867, d. 28 July 1914
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*Adolphus Marion Curtis was born on 3 June 1867 at Washington, Arkansas.3,4,5 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Marriage*Adolphus Marion Curtis married Martha Allie (?) circa 1890 at Arkansas.6,7 
Census*Adolphus Marion Curtis and Martha Allie (?) appeared on the census of 7 June 1900 at Hood River Town, Wasco, Oregon, ED 147, sheet 81A, occupation day laborer, renting, married 9 years, 6 children, 4 living.7 
CensusAdolphus Marion Curtis and Martha Allie (?) appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Hood River, Hood River, Oregon, ED 86, sheet 5A, occupation oiler-flour mill, owned home, married 18 years, 8 children, 6 living.8 
Death*Adolphus Marion Curtis died on 28 July 1914 at Hood River, Oregon, at age 47; buried at Idlewilde Cemetery.5,9 

Family

Martha Allie (?) b. Feb 1875, d. 29 Jul 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Prairie Grove, Washington County, Arkansas.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1987] SilasJones1950, "Jones Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Idlewilde, Hood River County, Oregon.
  6. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Idlewilde, Hood River, Oregon.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S634] Oregon Health Dept., Oregon Death Index.

William Henry Curtis1,2

M, b. 28 July 1870, d. 5 April 1893
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*William Henry Curtis was born on 28 July 1870 at Washington, Arkansas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Death*William Henry Curtis died on 5 April 1893 at age 22.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Prairie Grove, Washington County, Arkansas.
  3. [S1987] SilasJones1950, "Jones Family Tree", Ancestral File.

Jeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis1,2

F, b. 24 December 1872, d. 29 April 1946
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*Jeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis was born on 24 December 1872 at Washington, Arkansas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Married Name As of circa 1890,her married name was Bloyed.3 
Marriage*Jeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis married Jesse Monroe Bloyed circa 1890 at Arkansas.3 
Census*Jeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis and Jesse Monroe Bloyed appeared on the census of 14 June 1900 at Kentucky Twp., Madison, Arkansas, ED 67, sheet 12A, occupation steam engineer, renting, married 9 years, 3 sons, 3 living.4 
CensusJeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis and Jesse Monroe Bloyed appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 at Danville, Yell, Arkansas, ED 163, sheet 6B, occupation engineer-electric railroad, renting, married 19 years, 10 children, 7 living.5 
CensusJeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis and Jesse Monroe Bloyed appeared on the census of 5 February 1920 at Galena, Jasper, Missouri, ED 41, sheet 7A, occupation engineer-mining plant, owned home, 6 children at home.6 
Death*Jeanette Evelyn (Nettie) Curtis died on 29 April 1946 at Joplin, Jasper, Missouri, at age 73; wife of Jesse Bloyd, buried at Osborne Memorial Cemetery.3 

Family

Jesse Monroe Bloyed b. 24 Dec 1867, d. 13 Aug 1947
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1987] SilasJones1950, "Jones Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  3. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Benjamin Franklin Curtis1,2

M, b. 27 November 1874, d. 25 May 1956
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*Benjamin Franklin Curtis was born on 27 November 1874 at Washington, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
Marriage*Benjamin Franklin Curtis married Minnie Francis Owens circa 1907 at Arkansas.3,4 
Census*Benjamin Franklin Curtis and Minnie Francis Owens appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 144, sheet 2B, occupation farmer, renting, married 2 years, 1 child, 0 living.4 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Benjamin Franklin Curtis registered for the draft at Prairie Grove, Washington, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer (rented land), wife Murriel?, described as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, brown hair.2 
CensusHe and Minnie Francis Owens appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 149, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, renting, 2 children.5 
CensusBenjamin Franklin Curtis and Minnie Francis Owens appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, ED 28, sheet 4A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 2 children and mother in law.6 
Death*Benjamin Franklin Curtis died on 25 May 1956 at Washington, Arkansas, at age 81; buried at Prairie Grove Cemetery.3 

Family

Minnie Francis Owens b. 23 Feb 1879, d. 5 May 1964
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Prairie Grove, Washington County, Arkansas.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Nelson Jacob Curtis1,2

M, b. 10 October 1876, d. 1951
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis1 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler1 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*Nelson Jacob Curtis was born on 10 October 1876 at Washington, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusNelson Jacob Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; ED 144, sheet 6B, occupation postal clerk, renting, 12 children, 11 living.3 
DraftWW11* On 12 September 1918 Nelson Jacob Curtis registered for the draft at Centralia, Craig, Oklahoma; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer, single, nearest relative Mary Coline Curtis of Centralia, described as short, medium build, blue eyes, light red hair.2 
Census*He appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Watova Twp., Nowata, Oklahoma, ED 17, sheet 1A, occupation farmer, single, living with his sister Eliza Marrs.4 
Death*He died in 1951.5 

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 1930.
  5. [S1987] SilasJones1950, "Jones Family Tree", Ancestral File.

Malinda Elizabeth Curtis1,2

F, b. 27 April 1878, d. 1961
FatherBenjamin Marion Curtis3 b. 16 Jan 1843, d. 20 Feb 1911
MotherMary Caroline Strickler3 b. 31 Oct 1844, d. 27 Feb 1925
Last Edited26 Mar 2010
Birth*Malinda Elizabeth Curtis was born on 27 April 1878 at Washington, Arkansas.3,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Mountain Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; page 606D, occupation farmer, 8 children at home.3 
(Witness) CensusMalinda Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 5 June 1900 Prairie Grove Village, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; ED 110, sheet 4A, occupation assistant postmaster, renting, married 35 years, 13 children, 10 living.4 
(Witness) CensusMalinda Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Prairie Grove Town, Prairie Grove Twp., Washington, Arkansas, in the household of Benjamin Marion Curtis and Mary Caroline Strickler; ED 144, sheet 6B, occupation postal clerk, renting, 12 children, 11 living.4 
Death*Malinda Elizabeth Curtis died in 1961 at San Mateo, California.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  2. [S1987] SilasJones1950, "Jones Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.