Floyd J. Whitely1

M, b. 20 August 1913
FatherTom (T.J.) Whitely1 b. 1890
MotherNettie Curtis1 b. May 1897
Last Edited14 Aug 2013
Birth*Floyd J. Whitely was born on 20 August 1913 at Opelika, Henderson, Texas.1 

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , birth certificate of Floyd Curtis.

John Dillard Curtis1

M, b. June 1867, d. circa 1925
FatherWilliam Robert Curtis2 b. Mar 1850, d. 8 Nov 1904
MotherMary Douglas2 b. 1842
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*John Dillard Curtis was born in June 1867 at Humphreys, Tennessee.3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 July 1870 Waverly P.O., District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 52b, renting, 2 sons.2 
(Witness) CensusJohn Dillard Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 108C, occupation farmer, 6 sons at home.4 
Name Variation As of 17 March 1889, John Dillard Curtis was also known as J.D. Curtis.5 
Marriage*He married Susan A. Roberts on 17 March 1889 at Humphreys, Tennessee; by J. C. Hall, J.P.5 
Name Variation As of 13 June 1900, John Dillard Curtis was also known as Dillard J. Curtis.6 
Census*He and Susan A. Roberts appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at District 5, Lake, Tennessee, ED 80, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, married 11 years, 6 children, 3 living.6 
CensusJohn Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 20 years, 8 or 9 children, 2 living; Nealy and family lived with them.7 
Death*John Dillard Curtis died circa 1925; Susan was widowed in 1930; neither found in 1920 census.8 

Family

Susan A. Roberts b. Mar 1869, d. 14 Jan 1946
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870, 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920, 1930.

Eli Porter Curtis1

M, b. 9 October 1869, d. 29 February 1940
FatherWilliam Robert Curtis1 b. Mar 1850, d. 8 Nov 1904
MotherMary Douglas1 b. 1842
Last Edited23 Aug 2013
Birth*Eli Porter Curtis was born on 9 October 1869 at Waverly, Humphreys, Tennessee.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 July 1870 Waverly P.O., District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 52b, renting, 2 sons.1 
(Witness) CensusEli Porter Curtis appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 108C, occupation farmer, 6 sons at home.3 
Marriage*Eli Porter Curtis married Dixie Rollman on 15 June 1895 at Lake, Tennessee.4 
Census*Eli Porter Curtis and Dixie Rollman appeared on the census of 29 June 1900 at District 6, Lake, Tennessee, ED 80, sheet 24B, occupation log hauler, renting, married 5 years, 1 son.5 
Marriage*Eli Porter Curtis married Elizabeth Belle Bunch on 21 January 1913 at Yarbro, Mississippi, Arkansas.6 
Census*Eli Porter Curtis and Elizabeth Belle Bunch appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 149, sheet 7B, occupation railroad laborer, renting, 1 son at home.7 
CensusEli Porter Curtis and Elizabeth Belle Bunch appeared on the census of 24 April 1930 at Braggadocio Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 1, sheet 21A, occupation farmer, renting, 2 daughters.8 
Death*Eli Porter Curtis died on 29 February 1940 at Braggadocio, Pemiscot, Missouri, at age 70; occupation farmer, father "Bill," wife Bell, informant Nathen Curtis, burried at Braggadocio Cemetery; no FindaGrave listing.2 

Family 1

Dixie Rollman b. Jan 1877
Children

Family 2

Elizabeth Belle Bunch b. 1894
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S844] Hunting For Bears, Arkansas Marriages.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Louida (Ida) Curtis1,2

F, b. 1872
FatherWilliam Robert Curtis3 b. Mar 1850, d. 8 Nov 1904
MotherMary Douglas3 b. 1842
Last Edited30 Dec 2013
Birth*Louida (Ida) Curtis was born in 1872 at Humphreys, Tennessee.3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 108C, occupation farmer, 6 sons at home.3 
Married Name As of 7 February 1887,her married name was Bramblett.2 
Marriage*Louida (Ida) Curtis married John Bramblett on 7 February 1887 at Humphreys, Tennessee.2 
Census*Louida (Ida) Curtis appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at District 14, Humphreys, Tennessee, ED 67, sheet 9B, no occupation, no tenancy, characterized herself as single with 5 children at home.4 
Name Variation As of 1920, Louida (Ida) Curtis was also known as Bramlet. 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 13 January 1920 District 4, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of Steve Andrew (Jack) Bramlett; ED 77, sheet 4A, occupation farmer, owned farm, mother and 2 sisters lived with him.5 
(Witness) CensusLouida (Ida) Curtis appeared on the census of 19 April 1930 District 4, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of Steve Andrew (Jack) Bramlett; ED 8, sheet 14A, occupation farmer, owned farm, single, Ida lived with him.6 

Family

John Bramblett b. c 1865
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1910-1930.
  2. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Lawrence Curtis1

M, b. 1875
FatherWilliam Robert Curtis1 b. Mar 1850, d. 8 Nov 1904
MotherMary Douglas1 b. 1842
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Lawrence Curtis was born in 1875 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 108C, occupation farmer, 6 sons at home.1 
(Witness) CensusLawrence Curtis appeared on the census of 29 June 1900 District 6, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of Mary Douglas; ED 80, sheet 24B, no occupation, renting, listed as widowed, 8 children, 5 living, 3 sons. All dates of birth are 5-10 years in error.2 
Marriage*Lawrence Curtis married Emma Boggs on 16 October 1905 at Pemiscot, Missouri.3 
Census*Lawrence Curtis and Emma Boggs appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 144, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 3 children, 2 living.4 
NoteB* No further record for this household. 

Family

Emma Boggs b. 1875
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1756] Ancestry.com, Missouri Marriage Records.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Joshua Curtis1

M, b. 1878
FatherWilliam Robert Curtis1 b. Mar 1850, d. 8 Nov 1904
MotherMary Douglas1 b. 1842
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Joshua Curtis was born in 1878 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas; page 108C, occupation farmer, 6 sons at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJoshua Curtis appeared on the census of 29 June 1900 District 6, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of Mary Douglas; ED 80, sheet 24B, no occupation, renting, listed as widowed, 8 children, 5 living, 3 sons. All dates of birth are 5-10 years in error.2 

Citations

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

John Bramblett1

M, b. circa 1865
Last Edited16 Aug 2013
Birth*John Bramblett was born circa 1865 at Tennessee.1 
Name Variation As of 7 February 1887, John Bramblett was also known as Jack.1 
Marriage*He married Louida (Ida) Curtis, daughter of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas, on 7 February 1887 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 

Family

Louida (Ida) Curtis b. 1872
Children

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Susan A. Roberts1

F, b. March 1869, d. 14 January 1946
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Susan A. Roberts was born in March 1869 at Bakerville, Humphreys, Tennessee; daughter of Tom Roberts and Nancy Lofton.1,2 
Married Name As of 17 March 1889,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married John Dillard Curtis, son of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas, on 17 March 1889 at Humphreys, Tennessee; by J. C. Hall, J.P.1 
Census*Susan A. Roberts and John Dillard Curtis appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at District 5, Lake, Tennessee, ED 80, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, married 11 years, 6 children, 3 living.3 
CensusSusan A. Roberts and John Dillard Curtis appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 20 years, 8 or 9 children, 2 living; Nealy and family lived with them.4 
(Witness) CensusSusan A. Roberts appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of Perry E. Larrow and Mozelle Curtis; ED 18, sheet 20B, occupation farmer, 1 son and grandmother.5 
Census*Susan A. Roberts appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chickasawba, Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 47-17, sheet 64A, widowed, living with her granddaughter, Mayzelle Larrow.6 
Death*She died on 14 January 1946 at Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 76; buried at Dogwood Cemetery.1 
ObitSusan A.'s obituary was published in the Unknown Newspaper on circa 15 January 1946:
Birth: March, 1869, Bakerville, Humphreys County, Tennessee, Death: Jan. 14, 1946 Burdette, Mississippi County, Arkansas
Obituary; Pneumonia claimed another victim yesterday in the death of Mrs. Susie Curtis, who died at 1:45 p. m., at the home of a brother, R.T. Roberts of Burdette. She was 76. For 20 years she has made her home with a granddaughter, Mrs. Mozelle Curtis Larrow, of Yarbro, but was visiting at the Roberts home. Born at Bakerville, Tennessee she came to this area 40, years ago. Funeral services were to be held this afternoon at the R.T. Roberts home by the Rev. J.A. Faircloth, Church Of God Minister at Burdette, with burial at Dogwood Cemetery. She is survived by two sons, George Neely and Eli Thomas Curtis of Blytheville,and three brothers W.S. and Vester Roberts, of Blytheville, and R.T. Roberts of Burdette. Cobb Funeral Home was in charge. Note: Susan A. Curtis was the daughter of Tom Roberts and Nancy Lofton Roberts, and the wife of John Dillard Curtis.2 

Family

John Dillard Curtis b. Jun 1867, d. c 1925
Children

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S2251] Mcferg75, "Curtis/McChristy Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

George Lee Neely Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 19 June 1890, d. 24 December 1968
FatherJohn Dillard Curtis4 b. Jun 1867, d. c 1925
MotherSusan A. Roberts4 b. Mar 1869, d. 14 Jan 1946
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*George Lee Neely Curtis was born on 19 June 1890 at Bakerville, Humphreys, Tennessee.4,5,2,6 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 District 5, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts; ED 80, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, married 11 years, 6 children, 3 living.4 
Marriage*George Lee Neely Curtis married Salina (Lena) Belle French on 3 September 1905 at Lake, Tennessee; by J.E. Riley.P.7 
Census*George Lee Neely Curtis and Salina (Lena) Belle French appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, married 1 year, 1 daughter, living with his parents.8 
Marriage*George Lee Neely Curtis married Etta Mae McDaniel on 21 May 1916 at Holland, Pemiscot, Missouri.5,9 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 George Lee Neely Curtis registered for the draft at Holland, Pemiscot, Missouri; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer near Yarbro, Arkansas, wife & 3 children.2 
Census*He and Etta Mae McDaniel appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.10 
CensusGeorge Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Bowen, Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 47-5, sheet 23B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $1,000, 2 sons at home.11 
DraftWW11* In 1942 George Lee Neely Curtis registered for the draft at Route 1 Blytheville, near Gosnell, Mississippi, Arkansas; at the time, he was employed by himself, born Humphreys County, W.S. Roberts of Blytheville listed as contact.3 
Residence*He lived on 6 June 1956 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas.6 
Death*He died on 24 December 1968 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 78; buried at Mitchell #8 Cemetery in Cooter, Pemiscot County, MIssouri.5 

Family 1

Salina (Lena) Belle French b. 21 Aug 1890, d. 12 Nov 1914
Children

Family 2

Etta Mae McDaniel b. 30 Jul 1893, d. 29 Apr 1973
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900-1930.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S759] National Archives and Records Administration, World War II Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mitchell #8, Pemiscot, MIssouri.
  6. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.
  7. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  9. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, marriage license on Ancestry.com.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  11. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  12. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.

Eli Thomas Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 12 May 1888, d. 2 December 1963
FatherJohn Dillard Curtis4 b. Jun 1867, d. c 1925
MotherSusan A. Roberts4 b. Mar 1869, d. 14 Jan 1946
Last Edited16 Nov 2013
Birth*Eli Thomas Curtis was born on 12 May 1888 at Tennessee.4,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 District 5, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts; ED 80, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, married 11 years, 6 children, 3 living.4 
Marriage*Eli Thomas Curtis married Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer on 19 December 1909 at Houston, Tennessee; apparently divorced.2 
Census*Eli Thomas Curtis and Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer appeared on the census of 8 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 7B, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 2 years, 1 son.5 
Marriage*Eli Thomas Curtis married Cordie Kirk on 10 December 1915; no marriage license found; prior marriage to Slayton.6,7 
Census*Eli Thomas Curtis and Cordie Kirk appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 162, sheet 20B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children, 1 stepson and Cordie's parents.6 
CensusEli Thomas Curtis and Cordie Kirk appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Half Moon Lake Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 25, sheet 3B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and a stepson at home.8 
CensusEli Thomas Curtis and Cordie Kirk appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 47-20, sheet 26B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children and step son.9 
Death*Eli Thomas Curtis died on 2 December 1963 at Flint, Genesee, Michigan, at age 75; buried at Bristol Cemetery.3 

Family 1

Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer b. 3 Oct 1890, d. 6 Jun 1977
Child

Family 2

Cordie Kirk b. 24 Jun 1892, d. 9 Apr 1964
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900, 1910.
  2. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Bristol, Genesee, Michigan.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S2251] Mcferg75, "Curtis/McChristy Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  10. [S1082] Peg Zaremba, et al. Ted Russell, "Eli Curtis Research Files", Ancestral File.

Orah L. Curtis1

F, b. October 1896
FatherJohn Dillard Curtis1 b. Jun 1867, d. c 1925
MotherSusan A. Roberts1 b. Mar 1869, d. 14 Jan 1946
Last Edited14 Aug 2013
Birth*Orah L. Curtis was born in October 1896 at Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 District 5, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts; ED 80, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, renting, married 11 years, 6 children, 3 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Salina (Lena) Belle French1

F, b. 21 August 1890, d. 12 November 1914
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Salina (Lena) Belle French was born on 21 August 1890 at Weakley, Tennessee; daughter of "Mr. French" and Matie Belle Whitworth.1 
Married Name As of 3 September 1905,her married name was Curtis.2 
Marriage*She married George Lee Neely Curtis, son of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts, on 3 September 1905 at Lake, Tennessee; by J.E. Riley.P.2 
Census*Salina (Lena) Belle French and George Lee Neely Curtis appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, married 1 year, 1 daughter, living with his parents.3 
Death*Salina (Lena) Belle French died on 12 November 1914 at Carruthersville, Pemiscot, Missouri, at age 24; from tuberculosis; buried at the Cooter Cemetery.1 

Family

George Lee Neely Curtis b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
Children

Citations

  1. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.
  2. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Mozelle Curtis1,2

F, b. 6 May 1909, d. 23 October 2000
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherSalina (Lena) Belle French1 b. 21 Aug 1890, d. 12 Nov 1914
Last Edited14 Aug 2013
Birth*Mozelle Curtis was born on 6 May 1909 at Lake, Tennessee.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 5 May 1910 District 3, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Salina (Lena) Belle French; ED 89, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, married 1 year, 1 daughter, living with his parents.1 
Married Name As of circa 1928,her married name was Larrow.3 
Marriage*Mozelle Curtis married Perry E. Larrow circa 1928.3 
CensusMozelle Curtis and Perry E. Larrow appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 18, sheet 20B, occupation farmer, 1 son and grandmother.4 
Census*Mozelle Curtis and Perry E. Larrow appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 sons and her mother.3 
Death*Mozelle Curtis died on 23 October 2000 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 91.2 

Family

Perry E. Larrow b. 9 Jun 1902, d. Feb 1990

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer1

F, b. 3 October 1890, d. 6 June 1977
Last Edited16 Nov 2013
Birth*Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer was born on 3 October 1890 at Tennessee.1 
Married Name As of 19 December 1909,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Eli Thomas Curtis, son of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts, on 19 December 1909 at Houston, Tennessee; apparently divorced.1 
Census*Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer and Eli Thomas Curtis appeared on the census of 8 May 1910 at District 3, Lake, Tennessee, ED 89, sheet 7B, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 2 years, 1 son.2 
Death*Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer died on 6 June 1977 at Indian Mound, Stewart, Tennessee, at age 86; buried at Lewis Cemetery in Erin.3,4 

Family

Eli Thomas Curtis b. 12 May 1888, d. 2 Dec 1963
Child

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Lewis, Houston, Tennessee.

William Hubbard Curtis1

M, b. 1908
FatherEli Thomas Curtis2 b. 12 May 1888, d. 2 Dec 1963
MotherMary Francis (Kitty) Spicer2 b. 3 Oct 1890, d. 6 Jun 1977
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*William Hubbard Curtis was born in 1908 at Lake, Tennessee.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 May 1910 District 3, Lake, Tennessee, in the household of Eli Thomas Curtis and Mary Francis (Kitty) Spicer; ED 89, sheet 7B, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 2 years, 1 son.2 
(Witness) CensusWilliam Hubbard Curtis appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, in the household of Eli Thomas Curtis and Cordie Kirk; ED 162, sheet 20B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children, 1 stepson and Cordie's parents.3 

Citations

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

Perry E. Larrow1

M, b. 9 June 1902, d. February 1990
Last Edited14 Aug 2013
Birth*Perry E. Larrow was born on 9 June 1902 at Tennessee.2,3 
Marriage*He married Mozelle Curtis, daughter of George Lee Neely Curtis and Salina (Lena) Belle French, circa 1928.2 
CensusPerry E. Larrow and Mozelle Curtis appeared on the census of 15 April 1930 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 18, sheet 20B, occupation farmer, 1 son and grandmother.4 
Census*Perry E. Larrow and Mozelle Curtis appeared on the census of 22 April 1940 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 sons and her mother.2 
Death*Perry E. Larrow died in February 1990 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 87.3 

Family

Mozelle Curtis b. 6 May 1909, d. 23 Oct 2000

Citations

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

Etta Mae McDaniel1

F, b. 30 July 1893, d. 29 April 1973
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Etta Mae McDaniel was born on 30 July 1893 at Tennessee.1 
Married Name As of 21 May 1916,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married George Lee Neely Curtis, son of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts, on 21 May 1916 at Holland, Pemiscot, Missouri.1,2 
Census*Etta Mae McDaniel and George Lee Neely Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.3 
CensusEtta Mae McDaniel and George Lee Neely Curtis appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 at Bowen, Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 47-5, sheet 23B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $1,000, 2 sons at home.4 
Death*Etta Mae McDaniel died on 29 April 1973 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 79; buried at Mitchell # 8 Cemetery in Cooter, Pemiscot, Missouri.1 
ObitEtta Mae's obituary was published in the Courier News on 30 April 1973:
Mrs. Etta Curtis, widow of George N. Curtis, died Sunday at Chickasawba Hospital. Born in Tennessee, she moved to Blytheville in 1912. She was a member of the Pentecostal Church.... Burial was in Number Eight Cemetery.1 

Family

George Lee Neely Curtis b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
Children

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mitchell #8, Pemiscot, MIssouri.
  2. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, marriage license on Ancestry.com.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Emma Boggs1

F, b. 1875
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Emma Boggs was born in 1875 at Tennessee.1 
Married Name As of 16 October 1905,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Lawrence Curtis, son of William Robert Curtis and Mary Douglas, on 16 October 1905 at Pemiscot, Missouri.1 
Census*Emma Boggs and Lawrence Curtis appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 at Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 144, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 3 children, 2 living.2 

Family

Lawrence Curtis b. 1875
Children

Citations

  1. [S1756] Ancestry.com, Missouri Marriage Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Elsie Curtis1

F, b. 1907
FatherLawrence Curtis1 b. 1875
MotherEmma Boggs1 b. 1875
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Elsie Curtis was born in 1907 at Pemiscot, Missouri.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, in the household of Lawrence Curtis and Emma Boggs; ED 144, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 3 children, 2 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Bessie Curtis1

F, b. 1910
FatherLawrence Curtis1 b. 1875
MotherEmma Boggs1 b. 1875
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Bessie Curtis was born in 1910 at Cooter, Pemiscot, Missouri.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 2 May 1910 Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, in the household of Lawrence Curtis and Emma Boggs; ED 144, sheet 16B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 3 children, 2 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Floyd F. Curtis1

M, b. 14 September 1914, d. 2 October 1914
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherSalina (Lena) Belle French1 b. 21 Aug 1890, d. 12 Nov 1914
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Floyd F. Curtis was born on 14 September 1914 at Holland, Pemiscot, Missouri.1 
Death*He died on 2 October 1914 at Holland, Pemiscot, Missouri; from malarial fever; buried at #8 Cemetery.1 

Citations

  1. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.

Clyde Chester Curtis1,2

M, b. 2 July 1912, d. 13 July 1985
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherSalina (Lena) Belle French1 b. 21 Aug 1890, d. 12 Nov 1914
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Clyde Chester Curtis was born on 2 July 1912 at Lake, Tennessee.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.1 
Death*Clyde Chester Curtis died on 13 July 1985 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 73; buried at Mitchell #8 Cemetery.3,2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mitchell #8, Pemiscot, Missouri.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Chester Neeley Curtis1,2

M, b. 15 December 1918, d. 30 September 1987
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherEtta Mae McDaniel1 b. 30 Jul 1893, d. 29 Apr 1973
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Chester Neeley Curtis was born on 15 December 1918 at Pemiscot, Missouri.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.1 
Death*Chester Neeley Curtis died on 30 September 1987 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 68; WW II veteran, buried at Elmwood Cemetery.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Elmwood, Mississippi, Arkansas.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Carl Curtis1

M, b. 1925
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherEtta Mae McDaniel1 b. 30 Jul 1893, d. 29 Apr 1973
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Carl Curtis was born in 1925 at Mississippi, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.1 
(Witness) CensusCarl Curtis appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 Bowen, Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 47-5, sheet 23B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $1,000, 2 sons at home.2 

Citations

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

Max Curtis1

M, b. 23 July 1928, d. 20 February 2000
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherEtta Mae McDaniel1 b. 30 Jul 1893, d. 29 Apr 1973
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Max Curtis was born on 23 July 1928 at Mississippi, Arkansas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.1 
(Witness) CensusMax Curtis appeared on the census of 2 May 1940 Bowen, Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 47-5, sheet 23B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $1,000, 2 sons at home.3 
Death*Max Curtis died on 20 February 2000 at Blytheville, Mississippi, Arkansas, at age 71; buried at Mitchell #8 Cemetery in Cooter, Pemiscot County, Missouri.2,4 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mitchell #8, Pemiscot, Missouri.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Rubelle Curtis1

F, b. 1930
FatherGeorge Lee Neely Curtis1 b. 19 Jun 1890, d. 24 Dec 1968
MotherEtta Mae McDaniel1 b. 30 Jul 1893, d. 29 Apr 1973
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Rubelle Curtis was born in 1930 at Hector, Mississippi, Arkansas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Hector Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of George Lee Neely Curtis and Etta Mae McDaniel; ED 27, sheet 2B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and father-in-law George McDaniel.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Joshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis1,2

M, b. 9 October 1877, d. 8 July 1944
FatherJames Alford (Alfred) Curtis1 b. 24 Nov 1842, d. 11 Nov 1917
MotherSarah Jane Wheeler1 b. 11 Jun 1846, d. 9 Jun 1898
Last Edited27 Feb 2016
Birth*Joshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis was born on 9 October 1877 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 June 1880 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of James Alford (Alfred) Curtis and Sarah Jane Wheeler; page 108C, occupation farmer, 5 children at home.3 
Marriage*Joshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis married Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher on 25 July 1898 at Humphreys, Tennessee; by Cyrus Hooper, M.G.4 
Census*Joshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis and Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher appeared on the census of 30 April 1910 at District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, ED 64, sheet 13B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 12 year, 5 children, 5 living. 
CensusJoshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis and Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Butler, Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 160, sheet 4B, occupation farmer-renter, 8 children at home.5 
CensusJoshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis and Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher appeared on the census of 16 April 1930 at La Font Twp., New Madrid, Missouri, ED 13, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children at home.6 
CensusJoshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis and Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher appeared on the census of 1 April 1940 at Conran, New Madrid, Missouri, ED 72-16, sheet 2A, no occupation, real estate valued at $500, no children.2 
Death*Joshua Franklin (Jack) Curtis died on 8 July 1944 at Conran, New Madrid, Missouri, at age 66; buried at Portageville Cemetery.1 

Family

Mary Ardecia (Dee) Hatcher b. 23 Feb 1881, d. 7 Feb 1958
Children

Citations

  1. [S577] Missouri State Archives, Missouri Birth and Death Records Before 1910, death certificate.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Cordie Kirk1

F, b. 24 June 1892, d. 9 April 1964
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Cordie Kirk was born on 24 June 1892 at Tennessee.1,2 
Married Name As of 10 December 1915,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Eli Thomas Curtis, son of John Dillard Curtis and Susan A. Roberts, on 10 December 1915; no marriage license found; prior marriage to Slayton.1,3 
Census*Cordie Kirk and Eli Thomas Curtis appeared on the census of 15 January 1920 at Cooter Twp., Pemiscot, Missouri, ED 162, sheet 20B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children, 1 stepson and Cordie's parents.1 
CensusCordie Kirk and Eli Thomas Curtis appeared on the census of 7 April 1930 at Half Moon Lake Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 25, sheet 3B, occupation cotton farmer, renting, 5 children and a stepson at home.4 
CensusCordie Kirk and Eli Thomas Curtis appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 at Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, ED 47-20, sheet 26B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children and step son.5 
Death*Cordie Kirk died on 9 April 1964 at Flint, Genesee, Michigan, at age 71; buried at Bristol Cemetery.1,2 

Family

Eli Thomas Curtis b. 12 May 1888, d. 2 Dec 1963
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Bristol, Genesee, Michigan.
  3. [S2251] Mcferg75, "Curtis/McChristy Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  6. [S1082] Peg Zaremba, et al. Ted Russell, "Eli Curtis Research Files", Ancestral File.

Roxie Evelyn Curtis1,2

F, b. 31 May 1933, d. 15 May 2007
FatherEli Thomas Curtis1 b. 12 May 1888, d. 2 Dec 1963
MotherCordie Kirk1 b. 24 Jun 1892, d. 9 Apr 1964
Last Edited15 Aug 2013
Birth*Roxie Evelyn Curtis was born on 31 May 1933 at Missouri.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 May 1940 Chickasawba Twp., Mississippi, Arkansas, in the household of Eli Thomas Curtis and Cordie Kirk; ED 47-20, sheet 26B, occupation farm laborer, renting, 6 children and step son.2 
Death*Roxie Evelyn Curtis died on 15 May 2007 at Toledo, Lucas, Ohio, at age 73; married Williams/Goss, buried at Bristol Cemetery in Flint, Michigan.1,3 

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Bristol, Genesee, Michigan.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  3. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.