Henrietta (Etta) Curtis1,2

F, b. 1 September 1869, d. 23 June 1956
FatherJohn Creed Curtis1 b. 25 Apr 1845, d. 29 Aug 1924
MotherMary E. Logan1 b. 1850, d. b Dec 1883
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Henrietta (Etta) Curtis was born on 1 September 1869 at Randolph, West Virginia; death record says Pocahontas County, and is incorrect.1,3,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 31 August 1870 Valley Head P.O., Mingo Twp., Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Mary E. Logan; page 458b, occupation shoemaker, renting, 1 daughter.1 
(Witness) CensusHenrietta (Etta) Curtis appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 First District, Pocahontas, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Mary E. Logan; page 185B, occupation farmer, 7 children.4 
Married Name As of 14 October 1886,her married name was Ferguson.5 
Marriage*Henrietta (Etta) Curtis married Franklin A. Ferguson on 14 October 1886 at at the bride's resigence, Randolph, West Virginia.5 
Census*Henrietta (Etta) Curtis and Franklin A. Ferguson appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 at New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 121, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 13 years, no children, Etta's sister Hattie lived with them.6 
Death*Henrietta (Etta) Curtis died on 23 June 1956 at Montrose, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 86; at the Tucker County Hospital in parsons, widowed, informant Austin Curtis (brother), buried at Montrose Baptist Cemetery.3 

Family

Franklin A. Ferguson b. 15 Mar 1856, d. 20 Feb 1923

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  5. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate and marriage record.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Franklin A. Ferguson1

M, b. 15 March 1856, d. 20 February 1923
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Franklin A. Ferguson was born on 15 March 1856 at West Virginia; son of Wyatt Ferguson and Ms. Schoonover.1 
Marriage*He married Henrietta (Etta) Curtis, daughter of John Creed Curtis and Mary E. Logan, on 14 October 1886 at at the bride's resigence, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Census*Franklin A. Ferguson and Henrietta (Etta) Curtis appeared on the census of 18 June 1900 at New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 121, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 13 years, no children, Etta's sister Hattie lived with them.2 
Death*Franklin A. Ferguson died on 20 February 1923 at Montrose, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 66; from influenza, buried at Montrose Cemetery.1 

Family

Henrietta (Etta) Curtis b. 1 Sep 1869, d. 23 Jun 1956

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate and marriage record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Orla D. Williams1

M, b. April 1866, d. 28 April 1909
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited23 Apr 2014
Birth*Orla D. Williams was born in April 1866 at Randolph, West Virginia.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 July 1870 Leadsville P.O., Green Twp., Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 445, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children.1 
(Witness) CensusOrla D. Williams appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.3 
Marriage*Orla D. Williams married Mary (?) circa 1889.4 
Census*Orla D. Williams appeared on the census of 1 June 1900 at Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio, ED 58, sheet 1A, occupation carpenter, renting, married 10 years, 6 children, 5 living.4 
Death*He died on 28 April 1909 at Youngstown, Mahoning, Ohio.5 

Family

Mary (?) b. Sep 1865

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1870-1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1708] Ohio Department of Health, Ohio Death Certificates.

Oscar Williams1

M, b. 1866
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*Oscar Williams was born in 1866 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 July 1870 Leadsville P.O., Green Twp., Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 445, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children.1 
(Witness) CensusOscar Williams appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Mary Williams1

F, b. 1868
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*Mary Williams was born in 1868 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 4 July 1870 Leadsville P.O., Green Twp., Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 445, occupation farmer, renting, 3 children.1 
(Witness) CensusMary Williams appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1870.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Ida M. Curtis1,2

F, b. 21 May 1872
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Ida M. Curtis was born on 21 May 1872 at Roaring Creek, Randolph, West Virginia.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; page 295D, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 
Married Name As of 10 February 1897,her married name was Moore.3 
Marriage*Ida M. Curtis married William H. Moore on 10 February 1897 at at the bride's home, Randolph, West Virginia.3 
Census*Ida M. Curtis and William H. Moore appeared on the census of 13 June 1900 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 122, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 2 years, 1 daughter.4 

Family

William H. Moore b. c 1871

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Dora V. Curtis1,2

F, b. 23 March 1876, d. 22 March 1907
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Dora V. Curtis was born on 23 March 1876 at Randolph, West Virginia; FindaGrave says 9 Feb 1877, but does not match official birth record.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; page 295D, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 
Married Name As of 26 September 1897,her married name was Kittle.4 
Marriage*Dora V. Curtis married Thomas J. Kittle on 26 September 1897 at at the bride's home, Randolph, West Virginia.4 
Census*Dora V. Curtis and Thomas J. Kittle appeared on the census of 26 June 1900 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 122, sheet 12B, occupation day laborer, renting, married 2 years, 1 child, 0 living.5 
Death*Dora V. Curtis died on 22 March 1907 at Randolph, West Virginia, at age 30; no death certificate; buried at Rowan Cemetery.3 

Family

Thomas J. Kittle b. 20 Nov 1867, d. 25 Sep 1942

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Rowan, Randolph, West Virginia.
  4. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Vernie Elizabeth Curtis1,2

F, b. 29 April 1880, d. 12 July 1940
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Vernie Elizabeth Curtis was born on 29 April 1880 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia; listed as Elizabeth V.3,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 14 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; page 295D, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 
(Witness) CensusVernie Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; ED 122, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 35 years, 11 children, 8 living.5 
Married Name As of 23 December 1903,her married name was Blair.6 
Marriage*Vernie Elizabeth Curtis married Andrew Core Blair on 23 December 1903 at Randolph, West Virginia.6 
Census*Vernie Elizabeth Curtis and Andrew Core Blair appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 127, sheet 9A, occupation doctor-general practice, owned home, married 6 years, 3 children.7 
CensusVernie Elizabeth Curtis and Andrew Core Blair appeared on the census of 2 February 1920 at Harrisville, Ritchie, West Virginia, ED 126, sheet 3A, occupation doctor-general practice, owned home, 4 children and Mary Curtis.8 
Census*Vernie Elizabeth Curtis appeared on the census of 6 May 1930 at Harrisville, Ritchie, West Virginia, ED 11, sheet 9B, owned home, married, no husband, 4 children.9 
CensusShe and Andrew Core Blair appeared on the census of 3 May 1940 at Harrisville, Ritchie, West Virginia, ED 43-11, sheet 15A, occupation medical doctor-private practice, owned home valued at $3,500, 1 daughter and 1 granddaughter.10 
Death*Vernie Elizabeth Curtis died on 12 July 1940 at Harrisville, Ritchie, West Virginia, at age 60; homicide-gun shot wound, buried at Harrisville Cemetery.11 

Family

Andrew Core Blair b. 27 Jul 1863, d. 23 Oct 1951

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth certificate.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1880, 1900.
  4. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth certificate (delayed).
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  6. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics.
  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. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate.

William D. Curtis1

M, b. 1877
FatherThomas Conrad Curtis1 b. 1839, d. 23 May 1909
MotherMary J. Lambert1 b. 1854
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*William D. Curtis was born in 1877 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Green District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas Conrad Curtis and Mary J. Lambert; page 233d occupation teaching school, living with Nathaniel and Jemima Lambert, Mary's parents and her sister Elizabeth, 2 children.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

James Lester Curtis1,2

M, b. 26 March 1879, d. 4 May 1923
FatherThomas Conrad Curtis1 b. 1839, d. 23 May 1909
MotherMary J. Lambert1 b. 1854
Last Edited23 Apr 2014
Birth*James Lester Curtis was born on 26 March 1879 at Randolph, West Virginia.1,3 
Name Variation As of 26 March 1879, James Lester Curtis was also known as Page L. Curtis.3 
BirthHe was born on 24 March 1880 at West Virginia; death certificate reads James Lester Cutis, b. 24 March 1880.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 June 1880 Green District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas Conrad Curtis and Mary J. Lambert; page 233d occupation teaching school, living with Nathaniel and Jemima Lambert, Mary's parents and her sister Elizabeth, 2 children.1 
(Witness) CensusJames Lester Curtis appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas Conrad Curtis and Mary J. Lambert; occupation day laborer, owned home, ED 118, sheet 17A, married 28 years, 7 children, 5 living.4 
Marriage*James Lester Curtis married Ella Blanche Ralston on 31 August 1908 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.5 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 James Lester Curtis registered for the draft at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia; at the time, he was employed by himself as a barber, wife Mary, described as medium height, medium build, dark eyes, dark hair.6 
Census*He and Ella Blanche Ralston appeared on the census of 9 January 1920 at Leadsville District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 154, sheet 3A, occupation barber-own shop, owned home, 4 children.7 
Death*James Lester Curtis died on 4 May 1923 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 44; from heart disease, occupatoin barber, married, buried at Maplewood Cemetery.2,8 

Family

Ella Blanche Ralston b. 28 Nov 1890, d. 17 Dec 1958
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  6. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Maplewood, Randolph, West Virginia.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  10. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Minnie G. Williams1

F, b. 1871
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*Minnie G. Williams was born in 1871 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Bertha L. Williams1

F, b. 1874
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*Bertha L. Williams was born in 1874 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Mirta A. Williams1

F, b. 1877
FatherThomas R. Williams1 b. c 1835
MotherSarah Curtis1 b. 1838
Last Edited21 Apr 2014
Birth*Mirta A. Williams was born in 1877 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 15 June 1880 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas R. Williams and Sarah Curtis; page 296A, occupation farmer, 6 children.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Jacob L. Hansford1

M, b. March 1879
FatherCharles S. Hansford1 b. 9 Sep 1830, d. 31 May 1917
MotherAmerica Curtis1 b. 28 May 1840, d. 19 Jul 1900
Last Edited23 Apr 2014
Birth*Jacob L. Hansford was born in March 1879 at Randolph, West Virginia.2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 June 1880 Green District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Charles S. Hansford and America Curtis; occupation farpage 234D, mer, 1 daughter by prior marriage, 1 son with America.1 
(Witness) CensusJacob L. Hansford appeared on the census of 21 June 1900 Leadsville District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of America Curtis and Charles S. Hansford; ED 117, sheet 13A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 22 years, 4 children, 3 living.3 

Citations

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

Anna Laurie Thacker1,2

F, b. 4 December 1873, d. 25 July 1959
Last Edited23 Apr 2014
Birth*Anna Laurie Thacker was born on 4 December 1873 at Belington, Barbour, West Virginia; daughter of Jacob Spotwood Thacker and Jerusha Talbott.1,3 
Married Name As of circa 1897,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married James Sherman Curtis, son of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, circa 1897 at West Virginia.1 
Census*Anna Laurie Thacker and James Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 122, sheet 6B, occupaton farmer, owned farm, married 3 years, 3 children, 1 living.1 
CensusAnna Laurie Thacker and James Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Roaring Creek Dsitrict, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 127, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 13 years, 3 children, 1 living.4 
CensusAnna Laurie Thacker and James Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 at Norton, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 166, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 daughter.5 
CensusAnna Laurie Thacker and James Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 25, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, owned farm, no children at home.6 
Death*Anna Laurie Thacker died on 25 July 1959 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 85; buried at Belington Fraternal Cemetery.3 

Family

James Sherman Curtis b. Nov 1865, d. 21 Dec 1937
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Thacker Family Tree.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record (delayed).

Audrey Madge Curtis1,2

F, b. 18 February 1900
FatherJames Sherman Curtis1 b. Nov 1865, d. 21 Dec 1937
MotherAnna Laurie Thacker1 b. 4 Dec 1873, d. 25 Jul 1959
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Audrey Madge Curtis was born on 18 February 1900 at Harding, Randolph, West Virginia.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Sherman Curtis and Anna Laurie Thacker; ED 122, sheet 6B, occupaton farmer, owned farm, married 3 years, 3 children, 1 living.1 
(Witness) CensusAudrey Madge Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 Roaring Creek Dsitrict, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Sherman Curtis and Anna Laurie Thacker; ED 127, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 13 years, 3 children, 1 living.3 
(Witness) CensusAudrey Madge Curtis appeared on the census of 26 January 1920 Norton, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Sherman Curtis and Anna Laurie Thacker; ED 166, sheet 14B, occupation farmer, owned farm, 1 daughter.4 
Married Name As of 27 December 1922,her married name was Foy.2 
Marriage*Audrey Madge Curtis married Ralph Thomas Foy on 27 December 1922 at Randolph, West Virginia.2 

Family

Ralph Thomas Foy b. 14 Apr 1898, d. 26 Nov 1958

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Belington, Barbour, West Virginia.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Lenora Curtis1

F, b. 9 February 1872
FatherJohn Creed Curtis1 b. 25 Apr 1845, d. 29 Aug 1924
MotherMary E. Logan1 b. 1850, d. b Dec 1883
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Lenora Curtis was born on 9 February 1872 at Leading Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 21 June 1880 First District, Pocahontas, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Mary E. Logan; page 185B, occupation farmer, 7 children.2 

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Celia Curtis1

F, b. 4 July 1869
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Celia Curtis was born on 4 July 1869 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.

Anna M. Curtis1

F, b. 2 May 1880
FatherDavid Blackman Curtis1 b. 17 Dec 1841, d. 26 Mar 1893
MotherMary Virginia McLane1 b. 27 Mar 1845, d. 26 Mar 1893
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Anna M. Curtis was born on 2 May 1880 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.

Thomas Odell Curtis1

M, b. 24 January 1881, d. 6 November 1946
FatherThomas Conrad Curtis1 b. 1839, d. 23 May 1909
MotherMary J. Lambert1 b. 1854
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Thomas Odell Curtis was born on 24 January 1881 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas Conrad Curtis and Mary J. Lambert; occupation day laborer, owned home, ED 118, sheet 17A, married 28 years, 7 children, 5 living.2 
Marriage*Thomas Odell Curtis married Stella J. Simpson circa 1904.3 
Census*Thomas Odell Curtis and Stella J. Simpson appeared on the census of 23 April 1910 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 123, sheet 12B, occupation locomotive engineer, owned home, no children, nephew George Simpson.3 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Thomas Odell Curtis registered for the draft at 103 Central, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia; at the time, he was employed by Western Maryland Railway Co. as a "loc engr," wife Stella, described as medium height, medium build, blue eyes, dark hair.4 
CensusHe and Stella J. Simpson appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 128, sheet 1B, occupation locomotive engineer, owned home, no children, 1 nephew and mother lived with them.5 
CensusThomas Odell Curtis and Stella J. Simpson appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, ED 5, sheet 16A, occupation shop foreman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $10,000, no children, 1 adopted son/nephew.6 
CensusThomas Odell Curtis and Stella J. Simpson appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, ED 1-10, sheet 3A, occupation locomotive engineer, real estate valued at $3,500, no children.7 
Residence*Thomas Odell Curtis lived on 24 June 1942 at 204 Avirett Avenue, Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland; application for delayed birth certificate.1 
Death*He died on 6 November 1946 at Cumberland, Allegany, Maryland, at age 65; from a heart attack near Ridgeley, Mineral County, WV on his way to work; buried at Hillcrest Cemetery in Cumberland, Maryland.8 

Family

Stella J. Simpson b. 1885
Child

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth certificate (delayed).
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  8. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1910-1930.

Maud Curtis1

F, b. 12 January 1885
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Maud Curtis was born on 12 January 1885 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; ED 122, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 35 years, 11 children, 8 living.2 
Married Name As of 17 April 1902,her married name was Tyre.3 
Marriage*Maud Curtis married William D. Tyre on 17 April 1902 at Monroe, Randolph, West Virginia.3 
Census*Maud Curtis and William D. Tyre appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 158, sheet 8B, occupation postal carrier, owned home, 6 children.4 
CensusMaud Curtis and William D. Tyre appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 42-13, sheet 11A, occupation mail carrier, real estate valued at $4,000, 4 daughters at home.5 

Family

William D. Tyre b. 1880

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Ivy M. Curtis1

F, b. 25 July 1886
FatherThomas Conrad Curtis1 b. 1839, d. 23 May 1909
MotherMary J. Lambert1 b. 1854
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Ivy M. Curtis was born on 25 July 1886 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.

George Humbolt Curtis1,2

M, b. 12 November 1887, d. 1 May 1966
FatherJustus Milton Curtis1 b. 22 Oct 1834, d. 28 Mar 1918
MotherMary Ann Williams1 b. 20 Sep 1842, d. 2 Dec 1923
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*George Humbolt Curtis was born on 12 November 1887 at Randolph, West Virginia.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; ED 122, sheet 6B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 35 years, 11 children, 8 living.4 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Humbolt Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 Roaring Creed District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams; ED 127, sheet 3B, occupation farm laborer, renting, married 46 years, 8 children, 5 living.5 
Marriage*George Humbolt Curtis married Mamie Shockey on 3 September 1911 at Randolph, West Virginia.6 
Marriage*George Humbolt Curtis married Mary (Mara) Harner on 12 May 1913 at Randolph, West Virginia; second marriage for her, maiden name unknown.6 
Census*George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 at Norton, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 166, sheet 12B, occupation coal miner, renting, 2 sons and his mother-in-law, Rachel McRoby.7 
CensusGeorge Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 at Clay Twp., Harrison, West Virginia, ED 21, sheet 3A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children.8 
CensusGeorge Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 at Simpson, Harrison, West Virginia, ED 17-60, sheet 10A, occupation laborer-WPA Project, renting, 3 children.9 
Death*George Humbolt Curtis died on 1 May 1966 at Bellington, Barbour, West Virginia, at age 78.3 

Family 1

Mamie Shockey b. c 1888

Family 2

Mary (Mara) Harner b. 1888
Children

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900, 1910.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Juanita L. Curtis1,2

F, b. 15 November 1888
FatherThomas Conrad Curtis1 b. 1839, d. 23 May 1909
MotherMary J. Lambert1 b. 1854
Last Edited22 Apr 2014
Birth*Juanita L. Curtis was born on 15 November 1888 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Name Variation As of 15 November 1888, Juanita L. Curtis was also known as Lena Fay Curtis.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Thomas Conrad Curtis and Mary J. Lambert; occupation day laborer, owned home, ED 118, sheet 17A, married 28 years, 7 children, 5 living.2 
(Witness) CensusJuanita L. Curtis appeared on the census of 28 April 1910 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of Mary J. Lambert; ED 123, sheet 18A, occupation own income, owned home, widowed, 7 children, 5 living, 2 children, 1 grandchild, 2 Gilpin nephews.3 

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

William J. Curtis1

M, b. 1 January 1889
FatherJohn Creed Curtis1 b. 25 Apr 1845, d. 29 Aug 1924
MotherElizabeth Murphy1 b. 2 Mar 1856, d. 28 Oct 1932
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*William J. Curtis was born on 1 January 1889 at Randolph, West Virginia; twin of Carrie.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy; ED 121, sheet 10B, occupation shoemaker, owned home, second marriage 16 year, 8 children, 8 living, Wyatt Ferguson, stepson, lived with them.2 
Marriage*William J. Curtis married Mary Ellen (?) circa 1915 at Pennsylvania.3 
Census*William J. Curtis and Mary Ellen (?) appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 at Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, ED 11, sheet 11A, occupation fireman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $6,600, 1 daughter.4 
CensusWilliam J. Curtis and Mary Ellen (?) appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 at Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, ED 26-18, sheet 10B, occupation passenger engine fireman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $2,500, 1 daughter.5 

Family

Mary Ellen (?) b. 1882
Child

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920-1940.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Flossie V. Curtis1,2

F, b. 21 March 1889, d. 2 July 1968
FatherDavid Blackman Curtis1 b. 17 Dec 1841, d. 26 Mar 1893
MotherMary Virginia McLane1 b. 27 Mar 1845, d. 26 Mar 1893
Last Edited13 Jul 2014
Birth*Flossie V. Curtis was born on 21 March 1889 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Married Name As of 2 March 1911,her married name was Campbell.3 
Marriage*She married William Harvey Campbell on 2 March 1911 at Randolph, West Virginia.3 
Census*Flossie V. Curtis and William Harvey Campbell appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Brunswick, Frederick, Maryland, ED 50, sheet 1A, occupation fireman-railroad, owned home valued at $4,000, 3 children.4 
CensusFlossie V. Curtis and William Harvey Campbell appeared on the census of 30 April 1940 at Brunswick, Frederick, Maryland, ED 11-58, sheet 8A, occupation railroad engineer, owned home, 2 children at home.5 
Death*Flossie V. Curtis died on 2 July 1968 at Frederick, Maryland, at age 79; buried at Park Heights Cemetery in Brunswick, Maryland.2 

Family

William Harvey Campbell b. 16 Aug 1890, d. 5 Dec 1963

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Park Heights, Frederick, Maryland.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Carrie Lucille Curtis1

F, b. 1 January 1889, d. August 1978
FatherJohn Creed Curtis1 b. 25 Apr 1845, d. 29 Aug 1924
MotherElizabeth Murphy1 b. 2 Mar 1856, d. 28 Oct 1932
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Carrie Lucille Curtis was born on 1 January 1889 at Randolph, West Virginia; twin of Willie.1,2 
Name Variation As of 1 January 1889, Carrie Lucille Curtis was also known as Carrie Laura Curtis.3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy; ED 121, sheet 10B, occupation shoemaker, owned home, second marriage 16 year, 8 children, 8 living, Wyatt Ferguson, stepson, lived with them.4 
(Witness) CensusCarrie Lucille Curtis appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy; ED 126, sheet 10B, occupation shoemaker-home shop, owned home, married 26 years, 8 children, 8 living.5 
Married Name As of 22 December 1911,her married name was McAvoy.3 
Marriage*Carrie Lucille Curtis married Gay McAvoy on 22 December 1911 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.3 
Census*Carrie Lucille Curtis and Gay McAvoy appeared on the census of 21 January 1920 at Durbin, Pocahontas, West Virginia, ED 146, sheet 12B, occupation railroad car inspector, owned home, 2 daughters.6 
CensusCarrie Lucille Curtis and Gay McAvoy appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Dayton, Campbell, Kentucky, ED 24, sheet 4B, occupation railroad car inspector, ED 24, sheet 4B, renting, 3 children.7 
Census*Carrie Lucille Curtis appeared on the census of 12 April 1940 at Cincinnati, Hamilton, Ohio, ED 91-398, sheet 6B, occupation dish water-cafe, renting, widowed, 2 children lived with her.8 
Death*She died in August 1978 at Dayton, Campbell, Kentucky, at age 89.2 

Family

Gay McAvoy b. 18 Jun 1885, d. 5 May 1935

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Xanna Elizabeth Curtis1,2

F, b. 21 May 1892, d. 23 September 1963
FatherJohn Creed Curtis1 b. 25 Apr 1845, d. 29 Aug 1924
MotherElizabeth Murphy1 b. 2 Mar 1856, d. 28 Oct 1932
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Xanna Elizabeth Curtis was born on 21 May 1892 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy; ED 121, sheet 10B, occupation shoemaker, owned home, second marriage 16 year, 8 children, 8 living, Wyatt Ferguson, stepson, lived with them.3 
Name Variation As of 19 June 1900, Xanna Elizabeth Curtis was also known as Exanie E. Curtis.3 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 New Interest District, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy; ED 126, sheet 10B, occupation shoemaker-home shop, owned home, married 26 years, 8 children, 8 living.4 
Married Name As of circa 1919,her married name was Gum.2 
Marriage*Xanna Elizabeth Curtis married Ralph Leon Gum circa 1919 at West Virginia; marriage record not located.2 
Census*Xanna Elizabeth Curtis and Ralph Leon Gum appeared on the census of 24 April 1940 at Leadsville District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 42-18, sheet 10B, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $700, 6 children at home.5 
Death*Xanna Elizabeth Curtis died on 23 September 1963 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 71; buried at Elkins Memorial Gardens.6 

Family

Ralph Leon Gum b. 17 Sep 1892, d. 24 Dec 1956

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  6. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Family Groh Tree by NGroh2011.

May M. Yokum1

F, b. 8 February 1869, d. 1938
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*May M. Yokum was born on 8 February 1869 at West Virginia; daughter of Jacob Floyd Yokum and Catherine Daniels.1,2,3 
Name Variation As of 12 July 1891, May M. Yokum was also known as Moriah M. Yokum.1 
Married Name As of 12 July 1891,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married William Justus Curtis, son of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, on 12 July 1891 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Census*May M. Yokum and William Justus Curtis appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 at Leadsville District, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 118, sheet 8B, occupation house carpenter, renting, married 9 years, 2 children, 2 living.2 
Name Variation As of 22 July 1907, May M. Yokum was also known as Minerva M. Ocheltree.1 
Married Name As of 22 July 1907,her married name was Ocheltree.1 
Marriage*She married Joseph H. Ocheltree on 22 July 1907 at at the bride's home, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia; by Rev. Amos Robinson, second marriage for both.1 
Census*May M. Yokum and Joseph H. Ocheltree appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 123, sheet 4A, occupation carpenter, renting, married 3 years, 4 children, 3 living, 2nd marriage for both; implies May had 1 more child with William J. Curtis.4 
Death*May M. Yokum died in 1938 at Weirton, Hancock, West Virginia.3 

Family 1

William Justus Curtis b. 19 Mar 1867, d. 1 Jun 1905
Children

Family 2

Joseph H. Ocheltree b. 1864

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  6. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth certiificate (delayed).

James Blaine Curtis1,2

M, b. 2 August 1892, d. 1972
FatherWilliam Justus Curtis1 b. 19 Mar 1867, d. 1 Jun 1905
MotherMay M. Yokum1 b. 8 Feb 1869, d. 1938
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*James Blaine Curtis was born on 2 August 1892 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 6 June 1900 Leadsville District, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of William Justus Curtis and May M. Yokum; ED 118, sheet 8B, occupation house carpenter, renting, married 9 years, 2 children, 2 living.3 
(Witness) CensusJames Blaine Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1910 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of May M. Yokum and Joseph H. Ocheltree; ED 123, sheet 4A, occupation carpenter, renting, married 3 years, 4 children, 3 living, 2nd marriage for both; implies May had 1 more child with William J. Curtis.4 
Marriage*James Blaine Curtis married Daisy Mae Ocheltree circa 1911; no marriage record found.5 
Name Variation As of 3 January 1920, James Blaine Curtis was also known as Blaine Curtis.5 
Census*He and Daisy Mae Ocheltree appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.5 
CensusJames Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.6 
CensusJames Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-56, sheet 5A, occupation mail man-post office, 2 children and Dale's family.7 
Death*James Blaine Curtis died in 1972 at Indiana.8 

Family

Daisy Mae Ocheltree b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Children

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, birth record.
  2. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Morrison/Curtis/. . . . Family Tree by rnana41.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  8. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.