Elaine J. Curtis1

F, b. 1928
FatherStephen L. Curtis1 b. 30 Sep 1884, d. 9 Jan 1967
MotherAnna C. Groh1 b. 1888, d. 9 Jun 1969
Last Edited22 Mar 2015
Birth*Elaine J. Curtis was born in 1928 at Fayette, Pennsylvania.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 South Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, in the household of Stephen L. Curtis and Anna C. Groh; ED 88, sheet 7B, occupation fireman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $4,000, 6 children.1 
(Witness) CensusElaine J. Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1940 South Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, in the household of Stephen L. Curtis and Anna C. Groh; ED 26-99, sheet 10A, occupation locomotive engineer-steam railroad, owned home valued at $1,000, 4 children.2 

Citations

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

June Irene Tidd(s)1

F, b. circa 1922
Last Edited22 Mar 2015
Birth*June Irene Tidd(s) was born circa 1922.1 
Married Name As of 15 November 1941,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Stanley Lloyd Curtis, son of Stephen L. Curtis and Anna C. Groh, on 15 November 1941 at Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland; at St., John's Episcopal Church.1 

Family

Stanley Lloyd Curtis b. 15 Mar 1921, d. 15 Nov 2001

Citations

  1. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, KC's Family Tree by klcannuity.

Alva Curtis1

M, b. 1911, d. 1911
FatherStephen L. Curtis1 b. 30 Sep 1884, d. 9 Jan 1967
MotherAnna C. Groh1 b. 1888, d. 9 Jun 1969
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Death*Alva Curtis died in 1911 at Fayette, Pennsylvania; buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery.1 
Birth*He was born in 1911 at Fayette, Pennsylvania.1 

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Chestnut Hill, Fayette, Pennsylvania.

Mildred Lorraine Curtis1,2

F, b. 1912, d. 17 June 1917
FatherStephen L. Curtis1 b. 30 Sep 1884, d. 9 Jan 1967
MotherAnna C. Groh1 b. 1888, d. 9 Jun 1969
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Mildred Lorraine Curtis was born in 1912 at Fayette, Pennsylvania.1 
Death*She died on 17 June 1917 at South Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania; buried at Chestnut Hill Cemetery.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Chestnut Hill, Fayette, Pennsylvania.
  2. [S1312] Nancy Curtis, "Ancestral File of Washington Hascue Curtis", Ancestral File, Family Groh Tree by NGroh2011.

Harold L. Turk1

M, b. 1918, d. 19 April 1945
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Harold L. Turk was born in 1918 at Long Eddy, Sullivan, New York.1 
Marriage*He married Clara Ann Curtis, daughter of Stephen L. Curtis and Anna C. Groh, between 1940 and 1944.1 
Death*Harold L. Turk died on 19 April 1945; Germany.1 

Family

Clara Ann Curtis b. 22 Aug 1918, d. 26 Dec 2005

Citations

  1. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Family Groh Tree by NGroh2011.

Mary Ellen (?)1

F, b. 1882
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Mary Ellen (?) was born in 1882 at Pennsylvania.1 
Married Name As of circa 1915,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married William J. Curtis, son of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy, circa 1915 at Pennsylvania.1 
Census*Mary Ellen (?) and William J. Curtis 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.2 
CensusMary Ellen (?) and William J. Curtis 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.3 

Family

William J. Curtis b. 1 Jan 1889
Child

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920-1940.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Verdella L. Curtis1

F, b. 1919
FatherWilliam J. Curtis1 b. 1 Jan 1889
MotherMary Ellen (?)1 b. 1882
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Verdella L. Curtis was born in 1919 at Fayette, Pennsylvania.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 11 April 1930 Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, in the household of William J. Curtis and Mary Ellen (?); ED 11, sheet 11A, occupation fireman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $6,600, 1 daughter.1 
(Witness) CensusVerdella L. Curtis appeared on the census of 11 April 1940 Connellsville, Fayette, Pennsylvania, in the household of William J. Curtis and Mary Ellen (?); ED 26-18, sheet 10B, occupation passenger engine fireman-steam railroad, owned home valued at $2,500, 1 daughter.2 

Citations

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

Gay McAvoy1

M, b. 18 June 1885, d. 5 May 1935
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Gay McAvoy was born on 18 June 1885 at Upshur, West Virginia; son of John McAvoy and Rosiana Lantz.1,2,3 
Marriage*He married Carrie Lucille Curtis, daughter of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy, on 22 December 1911 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 Gay McAvoy registered for the draft at Durbin, Pocahontas, West Virginia; at the time, he was employed by C&O Railroad as a joint car inspector, wife Carrie Lucille, spelled McAvay and McAvoy.2 
Census*He and Carrie Lucille Curtis 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.4 
CensusGay McAvoy and Carrie Lucille Curtis 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.5 
Name Variation As of 4 April 1930, Gay McAvoy was also known as Gray Mc Avoy.5 
Death*He died on 5 May 1935 at Campbell, Kentucky, at age 49; occupation car inspector, married.3 

Family

Carrie Lucille Curtis b. 1 Jan 1889, d. Aug 1978

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1080] Commonwealth of Kentucky Division of Health, Kentucky Death Index.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Ralph Leon Gum1

M, b. 17 September 1892, d. 24 December 1956
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Ralph Leon Gum was born on 17 September 1892 at Randolph, West Virginia; 24 dec 1956.1 
Marriage*He married Xanna Elizabeth Curtis, daughter of John Creed Curtis and Elizabeth Murphy, circa 1919 at West Virginia; marriage record not located.1 
Census*Ralph Leon Gum and Xanna Elizabeth Curtis 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.2 
Death*Ralph Leon Gum died on 24 December 1956 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 64; buried at Elkins Memorial Gardens.1 

Family

Xanna Elizabeth Curtis b. 21 May 1892, d. 23 Sep 1963

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Milton Curtis1

M, b. 1914
FatherGeorge Humbolt Curtis1 b. 12 Nov 1887, d. 1 May 1966
MotherMary (Mara) Harner1 b. 1888
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Milton Curtis was born in 1914 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 Norton, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner; ED 166, sheet 12B, occupation coal miner, renting, 2 sons and his mother-in-law, Rachel McRoby.1 
(Witness) CensusMilton Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Clay Twp., Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner; ED 21, sheet 3A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children.2 
(Witness) CensusMilton Curtis appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 Simpson, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Mary (Mara) Harner and George Humbolt Curtis; ED 17-60, sheet 10A, occupation laborer-WPA Project, renting, 3 children.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

George Sherman Curtis1

M, b. 27 June 1916, d. 14 November 1996
FatherGeorge Humbolt Curtis2 b. 12 Nov 1887, d. 1 May 1966
MotherMary (Mara) Harner2 b. 1888
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*George Sherman Curtis was born on 27 June 1916 at Randolph, West Virginia.2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 24 January 1920 Norton, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner; ED 166, sheet 12B, occupation coal miner, renting, 2 sons and his mother-in-law, Rachel McRoby.2 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Clay Twp., Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner; ED 21, sheet 3A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children.4 
(Witness) CensusGeorge Sherman Curtis appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 Simpson, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Mary (Mara) Harner and George Humbolt Curtis; ED 17-60, sheet 10A, occupation laborer-WPA Project, renting, 3 children.5 
Death*George Sherman Curtis died on 14 November 1996 at Beckley, Raleigh, West Virginia, at age 80.3 

Citations

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

Mary Jo Curtis1

F, b. 1922
FatherGeorge Humbolt Curtis2 b. 12 Nov 1887, d. 1 May 1966
MotherMary (Mara) Harner2 b. 1888
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Mary Jo Curtis was born in 1922 at West Virginia.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 8 April 1930 Clay Twp., Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of George Humbolt Curtis and Mary (Mara) Harner; ED 21, sheet 3A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 3 children.2 
(Witness) CensusMary Jo Curtis appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 Simpson, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Mary (Mara) Harner and George Humbolt Curtis; ED 17-60, sheet 10A, occupation laborer-WPA Project, renting, 3 children.3 

Citations

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

William D. Tyre1

M, b. 1880
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*William D. Tyre was born in 1880 at Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Marriage*He married Maud Curtis, daughter of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, on 17 April 1902 at Monroe, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Census*William D. Tyre and Maud Curtis appeared on the census of 8 January 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 158, sheet 8B, occupation postal carrier, owned home, 6 children.2 
CensusWilliam D. Tyre and Maud Curtis 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.3 

Family

Maud Curtis b. 12 Jan 1885

Citations

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

Andrew Core Blair1,2

M, b. 27 July 1863, d. 23 October 1951
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Andrew Core Blair was born on 27 July 1863 at Ellenboro, Ritchie, West Virginia; son of Robert Blair and Rachel Core.3,2 
Marriage*He married Vernie Elizabeth Curtis, daughter of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, on 23 December 1903 at Randolph, West Virginia.4 
Census*Andrew Core Blair and Vernie Elizabeth Curtis 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.2 
Census*Andrew Core Blair appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Womelsdorf, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 16, sheet 4B, occupation doctor-own office, owned home, listed as married, but no family present.5 
CensusHe and Vernie Elizabeth Curtis 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.5 
CensusAndrew Core Blair appeared on the census of 19 May 1930 at Harrisville, Ritchie, West Virginia, ED 11, sheet 10B, occupation doctor of medicine, married but boarding in the John Nutter house.6 
CensusHe and Vernie Elizabeth Curtis 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.7 
Death*Andrew Core Blair died on 23 October 1951 at Parkersburg, Wood, West Virginia, at age 88; widowed, buried at Harrisville Cemetery.3 

Family

Vernie Elizabeth Curtis b. 29 Apr 1880, d. 12 Jul 1940

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate & marriage record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death certificate.
  4. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Thomas J. Kittle1

M, b. 20 November 1867, d. 25 September 1942
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Thomas J. Kittle was born on 20 November 1867 at Randolph, West Virginia.1,2,3 
Marriage*He married Dora V. Curtis, daughter of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, on 26 September 1897 at at the bride's home, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Census*Thomas J. Kittle and Dora V. Curtis 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.2 
Census*Thomas J. Kittle appeared on the census of 26 April 1910 at Roaring Creek District, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 127, sheet 13A, occupation carpenter, widowed, living with his brother, 2 children, Alta and Russel.4 
Death*He died on 25 September 1942 at Randolph, West Virginia, at age 74; buried at Rowan Cemetery.3 

Family

Dora V. Curtis b. 23 Mar 1876, d. 22 Mar 1907

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Rowan, Randolph, West Virginia.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

William H. Moore1

M, b. circa 1871
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*William H. Moore was born circa 1871 at Barbour, West Virginia.1 
Marriage*He married Ida M. Curtis, daughter of Justus Milton Curtis and Mary Ann Williams, on 10 February 1897 at at the bride's home, Randolph, West Virginia.1 
Census*William H. Moore and Ida M. Curtis 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.2 

Family

Ida M. Curtis b. 21 May 1872

Citations

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

Donnie J. Gilbert1

M, b. 1 July 1904, d. 20 July 1981
Last Edited24 Apr 2014
Birth*Donnie J. Gilbert was born on 1 July 1904 at South Carolina.1,2 
Marriage*He married Hazel Irene Curtis, daughter of Clarence Monroe Curtis and Edna Skidmore, on 27 December 1926 at Buckhannon, Upshur, West Virginia.1 
Census*Donnie J. Gilbert and Hazel Irene Curtis appeared on the census of 13 April 1940 at Nitro, Kanawha, West Virginia, ED 20-118, sheet 10A, occupation state police, renting, 2 children.3 
Death*Donnie J. Gilbert died on 20 July 1981 at Harnett, North Carolina, at age 77; buried at Calvary Cemetery in Fletcher, NC.2,4 

Family

Hazel Irene Curtis b. 10 Aug 1907, d. 9 Sep 2002

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Calvary, Henderson, North Carolina.

Emma Gillen Darquenne1

F, b. 1 January 1900, d. April 1986
Last Edited13 Jul 2014
Birth*Emma Gillen Darquenne was born on 1 January 1900 at Grant, Indiana; daughter of Eli and Emma Darquenne.1,2 
Married Name As of 26 November 1919,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Eugene Mason Curtis, son of William Justus Curtis and May M. Yokum, on 26 November 1919 at Harrison, West Virginia.1 
Census*Emma Gillen Darquenne and Eugene Mason Curtis appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, ED 5, sheet 17A, occupation service man-refrigerators, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.3 
CensusEmma Gillen Darquenne and Eugene Mason Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, ED 17-21, sheet 4A, occupation service man-railway company, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.4 
Death*Emma Gillen Darquenne died in April 1986 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, at age 86.2 

Family

Eugene Mason Curtis b. 13 Dec 1895, d. 23 Nov 1973
Children

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Eugene Mason Curtis Jr.1

M, b. 24 July 1920, d. 1 December 1990
FatherEugene Mason Curtis1 b. 13 Dec 1895, d. 23 Nov 1973
MotherEmma Gillen Darquenne1 b. 1 Jan 1900, d. Apr 1986
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Eugene Mason Curtis Jr. was born on 24 July 1920 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Eugene Mason Curtis and Emma Gillen Darquenne; ED 5, sheet 17A, occupation service man-refrigerators, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.2 
(Witness) CensusEugene Mason Curtis Jr. appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Eugene Mason Curtis and Emma Gillen Darquenne; ED 17-21, sheet 4A, occupation service man-railway company, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.3 
Marriage*Eugene Mason Curtis Jr. married Bette Louise Hyde on 9 November 1945 at at the bride's home, Clarksburg, West Virginia; by Ross Malcolm Evans, Methodist Minister.1 
Death*Eugene Mason Curtis Jr. died on 1 December 1990 at West Virginia at age 70.4 

Family

Bette Louise Hyde b. 9 Nov 1921, d. 2 Jun 2004

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Bette Louise Hyde1

F, b. 9 November 1921, d. 2 June 2004
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Bette Louise Hyde was born on 9 November 1921 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia; daughter of Cecil W. Hyde and Miriam Carskadon.1 
Married Name As of 9 November 1945,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Eugene Mason Curtis Jr., son of Eugene Mason Curtis and Emma Gillen Darquenne, on 9 November 1945 at at the bride's home, Clarksburg, West Virginia; by Ross Malcolm Evans, Methodist Minister.1 
Death*Bette Louise Hyde died on 2 June 2004 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, at age 82.2 
ObitBette Louise's obituary was published in the Exponent/Telegram on 4 June 2004:
CLARKSBURG -- Mrs. Bette Hyde Curtis, age 82, of 205 Park Blvd., Clarksburg, WV, died at 1:55 p.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2004, at the United Hospital Center following a brief illness. She was born in Clarksburg, WV, November 9, 1921, a daughter of the late Cecil Will Hyde and Miriam Carskadon Hyde. Surviving are a son, David E. Curtis, Denver, CO, a daughter and a son-in-law, Kay and James Utter, Lake Floyd, Bristol, WV and a grandson, David I. Utter, Lake Floyd, Bristol, WV. Mrs. Curtis was also preceded in death by a brother, C.W. Hyde, Jr. Mrs. Curtis was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Clarksburg and had been an active volunteer at the church. She had been employed by the Harrison County Board of Education as a Science and Home Economics teacher. She retired in 1983 from Central Junior High School in Clarksburg after 25 years of service. There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, June 4, 2004, at the First United Methodist Church in Clarksburg, with the Rev. Dr. Gary N. Shepard and the Reverend Etheldean Yanero presiding. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made in her memory to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, 3959 Electric Road, Suite 222, Roanoke, Virginia 24018. Condolences may be made at http://www.davisweaverfuneralhome.com. 

Family

Eugene Mason Curtis Jr. b. 24 Jul 1920, d. 1 Dec 1990

Citations

  1. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, marriage record.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

James A. Curtis1

M, b. 1928
FatherEugene Mason Curtis1 b. 13 Dec 1895, d. 23 Nov 1973
MotherEmma Gillen Darquenne1 b. 1 Jan 1900, d. Apr 1986
Last Edited22 Mar 2015
Birth*James A. Curtis was born in 1928 at Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Eugene Mason Curtis and Emma Gillen Darquenne; ED 5, sheet 17A, occupation service man-refrigerators, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.1 
(Witness) CensusJames A. Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 Clarksburg, Harrison, West Virginia, in the household of Eugene Mason Curtis and Emma Gillen Darquenne; ED 17-21, sheet 4A, occupation service man-railway company, renting, 2 sons and Emma's parents.2 

Citations

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

Daisy Mae Ocheltree1,2

F, b. 28 November 1891, d. 13 December 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Daisy Mae Ocheltree was born on 28 November 1891 at Upshur, West Virginia; daughter of Joseph Hooker Ocheltree and Louisa M. Lowe.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1911,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married James Blaine Curtis, son of William Justus Curtis and May M. Yokum, circa 1911; no marriage record found.1 
Census*Daisy Mae Ocheltree and James Blaine Curtis appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.1 
CensusDaisy Mae Ocheltree and James Blaine Curtis 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.3 
CensusDaisy Mae Ocheltree and James Blaine Curtis 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.4 
Death*Daisy Mae Ocheltree died on 13 December 1971 at Schererville, Lake, Indiana, at age 80.2 

Family

James Blaine Curtis b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Hazel Curtis1

F, b. 1912
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Hazel Curtis was born in 1912 at West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.1 
(Witness) CensusHazel Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Dale Curtis1

M, b. 1914
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Dale Curtis was born in 1914 at West Virginia.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.1 
(Witness) CensusDale Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.2 
Marriage*Dale Curtis married June (?) circa 1936 at Indiana.3 
(Witness) CensusDale Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-56, sheet 5A, occupation mail man-post office, 2 children and Dale's family.3 
Census*Dale Curtis and June (?) appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-56, sheet 5A, occupation musician-night clubs, living with his parents, 1 son.3 

Family

June (?) b. 1918

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Eugene B. Curtis1,2

M, b. 4 May 1916, d. 12 July 1921
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Eugene B. Curtis was born on 4 May 1916 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.1 
Death*Eugene B. Curtis died on 12 July 1921 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, at age 5.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S1027] West Virginia Division of Culture and History, West Virginia Vital Statistics, death record.

Ruth Ruby Curtis1,2,3

F, b. 20 May 1919, d. 8 August 1999
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Ruth Ruby Curtis was born on 20 May 1919 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.1,2,4 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 3 January 1920 Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 156, sheet 3A, occupation baker, owned home, 4 children.1 
(Witness) CensusRuth Ruby Curtis appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.5 
Married Name As of circa 1937,her married name was Richwalski.6 
Marriage*Ruth Ruby Curtis married Edwin Richwalski circa 1937 at Indiana.6 
Census*Ruth Ruby Curtis and Edwin Richwalski appeared on the census of 5 April 1940 at Hammond, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-84, sheet 4A, occupation meat cutter-retail store, renting, no children.6 
Married Name As of 6 March 1952,her married name was Wezgrai.7 
Marriage*Ruth Ruby Curtis married John S. Wezgrai on 6 March 1952 at Cook, Illinois; Ruth prior marriage to Richwalski.7 
Death*Ruth Ruby Curtis died on 8 August 1999 at Balsam Twp., Itasca, Minnesota, at age 80; married name Wezgrai; obituary in Valparaiso Vidette Messenger for 11 August 1999.2,3,4 

Family 1

Edwin Richwalski b. 1916, d. 1945
Child

Family 2

John S. Wezgrai b. 1919

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  2. [S511] Fillmore County H & GS (1879-1908) Minnesota Historical Society (1908-1966), Minnesota Death Records.
  3. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  7. [S2221] State of Illinois, Illinois Marriage Records, Cook County.
  8. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Lazarus Family Tree by claz34.

Betty J. Curtis1

F, b. 19 March 1928, d. 8 April 2004
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Betty J. Curtis was born on 19 March 1928 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.3 
Married Name As of circa 1950,her married name was Buck.4 
Marriage*Betty J. Curtis married Bernard Benjamin Buck circa 1950.4 
Death*Betty J. Curtis died on 8 April 2004 at Plainfield, Will, Illinois, at age 76; buried at Calumet Park Cemetery in Merrillville.2 

Family

Bernard Benjamin Buck b. 23 Oct 1927, d. 2 Sep 1989

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Calumet, Lake, Indiana.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.

June (?)1

F, b. 1918
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*June (?) was born in 1918 at Indiana.1 
Married Name As of circa 1936,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Dale Curtis, son of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree, circa 1936 at Indiana.1 
Census*June (?) and Dale Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-56, sheet 5A, occupation musician-night clubs, living with his parents, 1 son.1 

Family

Dale Curtis b. 1914

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Virginia Lynn Curtis1,2

F, b. 27 December 1920, d. 10 December 1987
FatherJames Blaine Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1892, d. 1972
MotherDaisy Mae Ocheltree1 b. 28 Nov 1891, d. 13 Dec 1971
Last Edited25 Apr 2014
Birth*Virginia Lynn Curtis was born on 27 December 1920 at Elkins, Randolph, West Virginia.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 April 1930 East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, in the household of James Blaine Curtis and Daisy Mae Ocheltree; ED 45-95, sheet 13B, occupation mail carrier-U.S. Post Office, renting, 5 children.1 
Married Name As of circa 1939,her married name was Morrison.2 
Marriage*Virginia Lynn Curtis married Ralph Arthur Morrison circa 1939 at Indiana.2 
Census*Virginia Lynn Curtis and Ralph Arthur Morrison appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at East Chicago, Lake, Indiana, ED 45-54, sheet 2B, occupation radio services man-furniture store, renting, no children.3 
Death*Virginia Lynn Curtis died on 10 December 1987 at Lake Placid, Highlands, Florida, at age 66; second marriage to John Willoughby (1921-1985.)2 

Family

Ralph Arthur Morrison b. 18 Jul 1916, d. 11 May 2007

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S2261] Rnana41, "Morrison/Curtis/LaRosae/Ocheltree/Bridgeman Family Tree", Ancestral File.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.