Mark H. Curtis1

M, b. April 1885
FatherWilliam Dillard Curtis1 b. 1847
MotherNancy C. Crowell1 b. 1850
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*Mark H. Curtis was born in April 1885 at Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 District 4, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Dillard Curtis and Nancy C. Crowell; ED 17, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 333 years, 8 children, 8 living. 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Loran Curtis1

M, b. February 1888
FatherWilliam Dillard Curtis1 b. 1847
MotherNancy C. Crowell1 b. 1850
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*Loran Curtis was born in February 1888 at Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 8 June 1900 District 4, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of William Dillard Curtis and Nancy C. Crowell; ED 17, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 333 years, 8 children, 8 living. 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Sarah Elizabeth Dailey1

F, b. 3 April 1883, d. 12 May 1926
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*Sarah Elizabeth Dailey was born on 3 April 1883 at Tennessee.1,2,3 
Married Name As of 24 November 1897,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Jasper Newton (Bud) Curtis, son of William Dillard Curtis and Nancy C. Crowell, on 24 November 1897 at Perry, Tennessee.1 
Death*Sarah Elizabeth Dailey died on 12 May 1926 at Nashville, Davidson, Tennessee, at age 43; second marriage to W.H. Hasty, buried at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.3 

Family

Jasper Newton (Bud) Curtis b. 1871
Children

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1402] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Death Certificates 1914-1955.
  4. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.

Emma Louise D. Curtis1

F, b. 23 January 1898
FatherJasper Newton (Bud) Curtis1 b. 1871
MotherSarah Elizabeth Dailey1 b. 3 Apr 1883, d. 12 May 1926
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*Emma Louise D. Curtis was born on 23 January 1898 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 
Residence*She lived on 11 April 1952 at Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana; last name illegible.1 

Citations

  1. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.

Jack N. Curtis1

M, b. 4 May 1901
FatherJasper Newton (Bud) Curtis1 b. 1871
MotherSarah Elizabeth Dailey1 b. 3 Apr 1883, d. 12 May 1926
Last Edited19 Jan 2015
Birth*Jack N. Curtis was born on 4 May 1901 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1 

Citations

  1. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.

Georgia Ada Webb1

F, b. 1865
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
Birth*Georgia Ada Webb was born in 1865 at Erin, Houston, Tennessee.1,2 
Married Name As of 3 March 1901,her married name was Curtis.1,2,3 
Marriage*She married John Edward Curtis, son of Joshua Burl (Boss) Curtis and Sarah Elizabeth Jane (Sissy/Sue) Patrick, on 3 March 1901 at Humphreys, Tennessee.1,2,3 
Census*Georgia Ada Webb and John Edward Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, ED 64, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children, mother and sister Lucy Johnson.2 
CensusGeorgia Ada Webb and John Edward Curtis appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 at District 3, Humphreys, Tennessee, ED 75, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children and brother in law.4 

Family

John Edward Curtis b. 7 May 1874, d. 14 Nov 1966
Children

Citations

  1. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909, applications of children.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.

Lonnie Edward Curtis1

M, b. 6 March 1905, d. 8 January 1948
FatherJohn Edward Curtis1 b. 7 May 1874, d. 14 Nov 1966
MotherGeorgia Ada Webb1 b. 1865
Last Edited18 Jun 2018
Birth*Lonnie Edward Curtis was born on 6 March 1905 at McEwen, Humphreys, Tennessee.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 District 5, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of John Edward Curtis and Georgia Ada Webb; ED 64, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children, mother and sister Lucy Johnson.3 
(Witness) CensusLonnie Edward Curtis appeared on the census of 20 January 1920 District 3, Humphreys, Tennessee, in the household of John Edward Curtis and Georgia Ada Webb; ED 75, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, owned farm, 2 children and brother in law.4 
Marriage*Lonnie Edward Curtis married Velma Louise Vaughn circa 1935 at Tennessee; no marriage record found. 
Census*Lonnie Edward Curtis and Velma Louise Vaughn appeared on the census of 9 April 1940 at Union City, Obion, Tennessee, ED 66-20, sheet 3A, occupation billing clerk-meat packing plant, Velma was a collar stitcher at a shirt factory, renting, no children.5 
Death*Lonnie Edward Curtis died on 8 January 1948 at Union City, Obion, Tennessee, at age 42; from a heart attack, buried at East View Cemetery in Union City.2 

Family

Velma Louise Vaughn b. 28 Jun 1907, d. Jun 1981

Citations

  1. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.
  2. [S1402] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Death Certificates 1914-1955.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Myrtle Tennie Jordan1

F, b. 8 November 1882, d. 23 July 1965
Last Edited4 Aug 2016
Birth*Myrtle Tennie Jordan was born on 8 November 1882 at Erin, Houston, Tennessee.1,2 
Marriage*She married Harris Wylie Curtis, son of Samuel Arthur Curtis and Ruth Ann Hooper, on 17 September 1905 at Houston, Tennessee.1 
Census*Myrtle Tennie Jordan and Harris Wylie Curtis appeared on the census of 25 April 1910 at District 8, Houston, Tennessee, ED 59, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, renting, married 4 years, 3 children, 3 living.3 
Census*Myrtle Tennie Jordan and Harris Wylie Curtis appeared on the census of 27 January 1920 at Erin, Houston, Tennessee, ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children.4 
CensusMyrtle Tennie Jordan and Harris Wylie Curtis appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 at District 16, Obion, Tennessee, ED 28, sheet9A, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children.5 
CensusMyrtle Tennie Jordan and Harris Wylie Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1940 at District 5, Houston, Tennessee, ED 42-6, sheet 2A, occupation farm operator, renting, 1 son at home.6 
Death*Myrtle Tennie Jordan died on 23 July 1965 at Dixon, Tennessee, at age 82; buried at McEwen Cemetery.2 

Family

Harris Wylie Curtis b. 10 Sep 1884, d. 20 Jul 1970
Children

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Allen Curtis Family Tree by curtisroberts1.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  7. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.

Bettie Lee Curtis1

F, b. 22 July 1906, d. 31 August 2000
FatherHarris Wylie Curtis1 b. 10 Sep 1884, d. 20 Jul 1970
MotherMyrtle Tennie Jordan1 b. 8 Nov 1882, d. 23 Jul 1965
Last Edited31 Jul 2016
Birth*Bettie Lee Curtis was born on 22 July 1906 at McEwen, Humphreys, Tennessee.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 25 April 1910 District 8, Houston, Tennessee, in the household of Harris Wylie Curtis and Myrtle Tennie Jordan; ED 59, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, renting, married 4 years, 3 children, 3 living.2 
(Witness) CensusBettie Lee Curtis appeared on the census of 27 January 1920 Erin, Houston, Tennessee, in the household of Harris Wylie Curtis and Myrtle Tennie Jordan; ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children.3 
Married Name As of 20 November 1926,her married name was Smith.4 
Marriage*Bettie Lee Curtis married William (Willie) Lee Smith on 20 November 1926 at Humphreys, Tennessee.4 
(Witness) CensusBettie Lee Curtis appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 District 16, Obion, Tennessee, in the household of Harris Wylie Curtis and Myrtle Tennie Jordan; ED 28, sheet9A, occupation farmer, renting, 6 children.5 
Census*Bettie Lee Curtis and William (Willie) Lee Smith appeared on the census of 9 April 1940 at District 1, Humphreys, Tennessee, ED 43-1, sheet 4A, occupation farm laborer, renting, 5 children.6 
Residence*Bettie Lee Curtis lived on 16 September 1950 at McEwen, Humphreys, Tennessee; Bettie Lee Curtis Smith.1 
Death*She died on 31 August 2000 at Houston, Tennessee, at age 94; buried at Mount Zion Cemetery in McEwen.7,8 

Family

William (Willie) Lee Smith b. 20 Dec 1901, d. 7 Sep 1987

Citations

  1. [S2288] Tennessee State Archives, Tennessee Delayed Birth Records 1869-1909.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  4. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  7. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  8. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Mount Zion, Humphreys, Tennessee.

Major Edward Barbee1

M, b. 5 March 1887, d. 6 April 1953
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Major Edward Barbee was born on 5 March 1887 at Ben Franklin, Delta, Texas; son of Henry Branch Barbee II and Annie Vera Stevens.1 
Marriage*He married Mary Lucille Curtis, daughter of Don Carlos Curtis and Florence M. Anderson, on 15 May 1920 at Parker, Texas; prior marriage to Evadline Zeola Garrett.1 
Census*Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, ED 4, sheet 2B, occupation mechanic-auto repair shop, owned home valued at $1,250, 3 children and Harris Crutis.2 
CensusMajor Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis appeared on the census of 8 April 1940 at Parker, Texas, ED 184-8, sheet 2A, occupation mechanic-contract work, 2 sons at home.3 
Death*Major Edward Barbee died on 6 April 1953 at Parker, Texas, at age 66; buried at Curtis Cemetery.1 

Family

Mary Lucille Curtis b. 19 Oct 1889, d. 20 Nov 1970
Children

Citations

  1. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Barbee Family Tree by Bob Barbee.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Major Edward Barbee II1,2

M, b. 19 August 1922, d. 15 November 1986
FatherMajor Edward Barbee1 b. 5 Mar 1887, d. 6 Apr 1953
MotherMary Lucille Curtis1 b. 19 Oct 1889, d. 20 Nov 1970
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Major Edward Barbee II was born on 19 August 1922 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Weatherford, Parker, Texas, in the household of Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis; ED 4, sheet 2B, occupation mechanic-auto repair shop, owned home valued at $1,250, 3 children and Harris Crutis.1 
Marriage*Major Edward Barbee II married Mary Elizabeth White after 1940 at Texas.3 
(Witness) CensusMajor Edward Barbee II appeared on the census of 8 April 1940 Parker, Texas, in the household of Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis; ED 184-8, sheet 2A, occupation mechanic-contract work, 2 sons at home.4 
Death*Major Edward Barbee II died on 15 November 1986 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, at age 64; buried at the Curtis Cemetery.3 

Family

Mary Elizabeth White b. 23 Jun 1923, d. 9 May 2010

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Barbee Family Tree by Bob Barbee.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Bobby Jack Barbee1,2

M, b. 11 November 1927, d. 8 January 2000
FatherMajor Edward Barbee1 b. 5 Mar 1887, d. 6 Apr 1953
MotherMary Lucille Curtis1 b. 19 Oct 1889, d. 20 Nov 1970
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Bobby Jack Barbee was born on 11 November 1927 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas.1,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1930 Weatherford, Parker, Texas, in the household of Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis; ED 4, sheet 2B, occupation mechanic-auto repair shop, owned home valued at $1,250, 3 children and Harris Crutis.1 
(Witness) CensusBobby Jack Barbee appeared on the census of 8 April 1940 Parker, Texas, in the household of Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis; ED 184-8, sheet 2A, occupation mechanic-contract work, 2 sons at home.4 
Death*Bobby Jack Barbee died on 8 January 2000 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, at age 72; buried at the Curtis Cemetery in Weatherford.3 
ObitBobby Jack's obituary was published in the Star-Telegram on 11 January 2000:
Fort Worth -- Jack Barbee, 72, a retired Bell Helicopter Textron employee, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2000, at home. Funeral: 2 p.m. Wednesday at Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel. Burial: Curtis Cemetery in Weatherford. Visitation: The family will receive family and friends 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Jack Barbee was born Nov. 11, 1927, in Weatherford to Major Edward Barbee and Lucy Curtis Barbee. He married Dorothy Clydine Jordan on July 17, 1948. He and his wife moved to Fort Worth in February 1974, but he always called Weatherford home. Jack's early career was as a carpenter and he later pursued woodworking as a passionate hobby, making many wonderful items for family and friends. He later worked at General Dynamics for 10 years and Bell Helicopter for 28 years. He retired from Bell in January 1990. In addition to woodworking, Jack loved to fish, hunt and spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He was a loving husband, father and granddaddy, and will be loved and cherished always. Jack was a member of theChurch of Christ. Survivors: Dorothy Clydine Barbee of Fort Worth; son, Bobby Jack Barbee Jr. of Weatherford; daughter, Patty Gass of Atlanta, Ga; and grandchildren, Jason and Brandon Barbee of Weatherford and Melissa Gass of Atlanta. Cotten-Bratton Funeral Chapel Weatherford.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Barbee Family Tree by Bob Barbee.
  3. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Mary Elizabeth White1

F, b. 23 June 1923, d. 9 May 2010
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Mary Elizabeth White was born on 23 June 1923 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas.1 
Married Name As of after 1940,her married name was Barbee.1 
Marriage*She married Major Edward Barbee II, son of Major Edward Barbee and Mary Lucille Curtis, after 1940 at Texas.1 
Death*Mary Elizabeth White died on 9 May 2010 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, at age 86; buried at Curtis Cemetery.1 
ObitMary Elizabeth's obituary was published in the Democrat on 11 May 2010:
Mary Elizabeth Barbee, 86, of Weatherford, died Sunday May 9, 2010, at her residence. She was born June 23, 1923, in Fort Worth, to Issac and Mary White. Mary was a retired legal secretary and also retired from Lockheed Martin. She participated in Meals-On-Wheels and was a former member of the American Business Women's Association. Mary was a member of South Main Church of Christ where she served in the Benevolence Room. She is survived by her daughter, Loyce Pulliam of Weatherford; son, Maj. Edward Sandy Barbee III of Weatherford; sisters, Laura Hofsiss of Forestburg, Eva Sue Elliott of Tolar, Linda Price of Nashville TN, Nancy Salter of Joshua and Virginia Willis of Burleson; brother, Bobby White of Itasca; four grandchildren, Ken Webb, Russell Pulliam, Miranda Otjen, Hoot Barbee and nine great grandchildren. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Wednesday, May 12, 2010, in South Main Church of Christ with Minister Murphy Phillips officiating. Interment will follow in Curtis Cemetery. Visitation is 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday in the Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel. Memorials may be made to American Cancer Society. Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.2 

Family

Major Edward Barbee II b. 19 Aug 1922, d. 15 Nov 1986

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  2. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Joe Roy Curtis1

M, b. 5 June 1928, d. 10 April 2002
FatherLewis Lanier (Pat) Curtis1 b. 15 Apr 1904, d. 31 Jan 1972
MotherLydia Skidmore1 b. 4 Jun 1907, d. 17 Feb 2002
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Joe Roy Curtis was born on 5 June 1928 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 25 April 1940 Weatherford, Parker, Texas, in the household of Lewis Lanier (Pat) Curtis and Lydia Skidmore; ED 184-4, sheet 14B, occupation sign and housepainter, renting, 1 son and 1 daughter.2 
Marriage*Joe Roy Curtis married Maggie Brock on 13 April 1952 at Texas.1,3 
Death*Joe Roy Curtis died on 10 April 2002 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, at age 73; buried at Curtis Cemetery.1 
ObitJoe Roy's obituary was published in the Star-Telegram on 13 April 2002:
WEATHERFORD - Joe Roy Curtis, 73, died Wednesday, April 10, 2002, at a local hospital. Funeral: 2 p.m. Sunday at South Main Church of Christ with Minister Murphy Phillips officiating. Burial: Curtis Cemetery. Visitation: 6 to 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Joe Roy Curtis was born June 5, 1928, in Weatherford to the late Pat and Lydia Curtis. His family were all early settlers in Weatherford, where he had lived all his life. Joe passed away, April 10, 2002, at a Fort Worth Hospital. He became a Marine at age 18 and soon joined the fight in the Korean War. He was part of the famed Chosen Few and was awarded the purple heart for injuries received there in 1950. After returning from the war he met and married Maggie Brock on April 13, 1952. After receiving his degree from North Texas State University, Joe taught high school at Greenwood for two years before becoming an examiner for the state Board of Insurance, a job he retired from in 1987. He was later administrative vice president of Trans-America Life Insurance in Fort Worth and later became a contract financial examiner for the states of Georgia and Mississippi. Joe was a faithful long-time member of the South Main Church of Christ. Joe enjoyed playing golf regularly with life long friends, Bob Hill and Billy Jack Hines, both of Fort Worth. His greatest loves were his relationship with God and his family. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and loyal friend to many and will be greatly missed by all who knew him. Survivors: Beloved wife, Maggie Curtis of Weatherford; loving daughters, Jan Williams and husband, Bobby, of Weatherford and Kathy Chandler of Weatherford; son, Joe Curtis of Dallas; grandchildren, Jamie, Kiki and Lori Chandler, Leslie McMillen and husband, Matthew, Bethany Castleberry and husband, Egan and Robby Williams; great-grandson, Harrison Castleberry; sister, Beverly Oakley and husband, Ken, of Weatherford; and many other relatives and friends. Galbreaith-Pickard Funeral Chapel.3 

Family

Maggie Brock b. 7 Sep 1933, d. 20 Jul 2014

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  3. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Maggie Brock1

F, b. 7 September 1933, d. 20 July 2014
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Maggie Brock was born on 7 September 1933 at Houston, Harris, Texas; daughter of Raymond Brock and Jessie Lee Evans.1 
Married Name As of 13 April 1952,her married name was Curtis.1,2 
Marriage*She married Joe Roy Curtis, son of Lewis Lanier (Pat) Curtis and Lydia Skidmore, on 13 April 1952 at Texas.1,2 
Death*Maggie Brock died on 20 July 2014 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, at age 80.1,2 
ObitMaggie's obituary was published in the Democrat on 22 July 2014:
Weatherford -- Maggie Curtis passed away Sunday, July 20, 2014, at the age of 80. She was born in Houston, Texas, on Sept. 7, 1933, to Raymond and Jessie Brock. As a lifelong resident of Weatherford, she found her greatest joys in being a wife, mother and grandmother. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and reading, but above all else she loved Jesus Christ and His church. She found a loving extended family in the South Main Church of Christ where she was a member for most of her life. Maggie was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Joe, of 50 years. She is survived by her three children, Jan Westbrook and her husband, Wesley, Kathy Chandler, and Joe Curtis and his wife, Maria; one brother, Tom Brock; one sister, Jessica Ray; and her adored grandchildren, Leslie McMillen and her husband, Matthew, Jamie Chandler, Kiki Robbirds and her husband, Robbie, Bethany Castleberry, Robbie Williams and Lori Chandler; great grandchildren, Harrison, Jonah, Addison and Kaleb; as well as many dear friends. "I have fought the good fight, I have finished the course, I have kept the faith: henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day..." II Timothy 4:7,8. Funeral service 2 p.m. Thursday, at South Main Church of Christ. Interment in Curtis Cemetery. Visitation 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Galbreaith Pickard. Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.2 

Family

Joe Roy Curtis b. 5 Jun 1928, d. 10 Apr 2002

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  2. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Carl N. Curtis1

M, b. 13 December 1935, d. 8 November 2003
FatherDon Carlos Curtis Jr.1 b. 5 Jan 1888, d. 16 Jan 1968
MotherMadeline (Mattie) Eddleman1 b. 15 Sep 1898, d. 22 Feb 1980
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Carl N. Curtis was born on 13 December 1935 at Parker, Texas.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 Weatherford, Parker, Texas, in the household of Don Carlos Curtis Jr. and Madeline (Mattie) Eddleman; ED 184-4, sheet 15A, occupation shoe repair-own business, ownedhome valued at $2,500, 8 children at home.1 
Death*Carl N. Curtis died on 8 November 2003 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, at age 67; buried at Curtis Cemetery.3,2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  3. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Robert Earl Norris1

M, b. 19 September 1930, d. 3 September 2004
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Robert Earl Norris was born on 19 September 1930 at Limestone, Texas.1 
Marriage*He married Nona Joyce Curtis, daughter of Don Carlos Curtis Jr. and Madeline (Mattie) Eddleman, after 1950.1 
Death*Robert Earl Norris died on 3 September 2004 at Kingsville, Kleberg, Texas, at age 73; burial unknown.1 
ObitRobert Earl's obituary was published in the Caller-Times on 5 September 2004:
Kingsville - Robert E. Norris, an optometrist, died Sept. 3, 2004. He was 73. Survivors include his wife, Elvia; six sons, Curtis Norris of Corpus Christi, Kenneth Norris of San Marcos, Robert and Ryan Norris and Jason Arredondo, all of San Antonio, and Marcus Arredondo of Friendswood; three daughters, Angela Norris of Corpus Christi, Rhonda Hall of Austin and Jana Mendez of Kingsville; 12 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Services will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 6 at Turcotte-Piper Mortuary.2 

Family

Nona Joyce Curtis b. 15 Oct 1933, d. 3 May 1980

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Curtis, Parker, Texas.
  2. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers.

Bart Jackson Yeary1

M, b. 5 July 1902, d. 22 November 1952
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Bart Jackson Yeary was born on 5 July 1902 at Parker, Texas.1 
Marriage*He married Lillian Curtis, daughter of Don Carlos Curtis and Florence M. Anderson, circa 1923 at Texas.1 
Census*Bart Jackson Yeary and Lillian Curtis appeared on the census of 17 April 1940 at City-County Jail, Yuma, Yuma, Arizona, ED 14-2, sheet 12A, occupation carpenter-painting repair, renting, 2 children.2 
Death*Bart Jackson Yeary died on 22 November 1952 at Weatherford, Parker, Texas, at age 50; buried at Oakland Cemetery.1 

Family

Lillian Curtis b. 13 Feb 1906, d. 16 Feb 2001

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

William Barnett McDonald1

M, b. 30 December 1878, d. 7 April 1943
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*William Barnett McDonald was born on 30 December 1878 at McKinney, Collin, Texas; son of William Barnett McDonald and Addie Hall; 1877 on draft registration.2,3,4 
Marriage*He married Josephine Gant Curtis, daughter of James C. Curtis and Fannie Parker, on 27 December 1897 at Grayson, Texas.1 
Census*William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 at Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, ED 1, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 3 years, 1 daughter.2 
CensusWilliam Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 at Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, ED 5, sheet 28A, occupation laborer-car horse, renting, married 11 years, 4 children, 4 living.5 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 William Barnett McDonald registered for the draft at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas; at the time, he was employed by Burrus Mill & Elevator Co. as a flour packer, wife Josie, described as tall, slender, gray eieys, brown hair.4 
CensusHe and Josephine Gant Curtis appeared on the census of 9 April 1940 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, ED 27-36, sheet 4B, occupation watchman-flour mill, renting, 2 Purcel grandsons and 1 Schaff grandson.6 
Death*William Barnett McDonald died on 7 April 1943 at Fort Worth, Tarrant, Texas, at age 64; buried at Greenwood Cemetery.3 

Family

Josephine Gant Curtis b. 27 Dec 1878, d. 10 Jul 1967
Children

Citations

  1. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , marriage index.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.
  4. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Mary F. McDonald1

F, b. November 1898
FatherWilliam Barnett McDonald2 b. 30 Dec 1878, d. 7 Apr 1943
MotherJosephine Gant Curtis2 b. 27 Dec 1878, d. 10 Jul 1967
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Mary F. McDonald was born in November 1898 at Texas.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 9 June 1900 Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, in the household of William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis; ED 1, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, renting, married 3 years, 1 daughter.2 
(Witness) CensusMary F. McDonald appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, in the household of William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis; ED 5, sheet 28A, occupation laborer-car horse, renting, married 11 years, 4 children, 4 living.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900, 1910.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

James Curtis McDonald1

M, b. 11 August 1900, d. 12 February 1976
FatherWilliam Barnett McDonald1 b. 30 Dec 1878, d. 7 Apr 1943
MotherJosephine Gant Curtis1 b. 27 Dec 1878, d. 10 Jul 1967
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*James Curtis McDonald was born on 11 August 1900 at Collin, Texas.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, in the household of William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis; ED 5, sheet 28A, occupation laborer-car horse, renting, married 11 years, 4 children, 4 living.1 
Death*James Curtis McDonald died on 12 February 1976 at River Oaks, Tarrant, Texas, at age 75; in a Fort Worth hospital; married, occupation shet metal worker, buried at Greenwood Cemetery.2,3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S68] Texas Vital Statistics , death certificate.

Virgie L. McDonald1

F, b. 1905
FatherWilliam Barnett McDonald1 b. 30 Dec 1878, d. 7 Apr 1943
MotherJosephine Gant Curtis1 b. 27 Dec 1878, d. 10 Jul 1967
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*Virgie L. McDonald was born in 1905 at Collin, Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, in the household of William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis; ED 5, sheet 28A, occupation laborer-car horse, renting, married 11 years, 4 children, 4 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

W. T. McDonald1

M, b. 1907
FatherWilliam Barnett McDonald1 b. 30 Dec 1878, d. 7 Apr 1943
MotherJosephine Gant Curtis1 b. 27 Dec 1878, d. 10 Jul 1967
Last Edited23 Jan 2015
Birth*W. T. McDonald was born in 1907 at Collin, Texas.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 11 May 1910 Justice Precinct 1, Collin, Texas, in the household of William Barnett McDonald and Josephine Gant Curtis; ED 5, sheet 28A, occupation laborer-car horse, renting, married 11 years, 4 children, 4 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.

Ruth McGee1

F, b. 19 August 1931, d. 19 May 1994
Last Edited25 Jan 2015
Birth*Ruth McGee was born on 19 August 1931.1 
Married Name As of after 1950,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Marion C. (Jake) Curtis, son of Thomas Jesse Curtis and Maggie Thorpe, after 1950 at Tennessee.1 
Death*Ruth McGee died on 19 May 1994 at Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee, at age 62; buried at Shiloh Cemetery.1,2 

Family

Marion C. (Jake) Curtis b. 23 Jul 1921, d. 29 Nov 1987

Citations

  1. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Shiloh, Lincoln, Tennessee.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

William Beanie Hensley1

M, b. circa 1914
Last Edited25 Jan 2015
Birth*William Beanie Hensley was born circa 1914.1 
Name Variation As of 25 November 1957, William Beanie Hensley was also known as Beanie W. Hensley.1 
Marriage*He married Jessie Woodie Curtis, daughter of Thomas Jesse Curtis and Maggie Thorpe, on 25 November 1957 at Moore, Tennessee.1 

Family

Jessie Woodie Curtis b. 5 Nov 1915, d. c 18 Jan 1999

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.

Carl Wilson Smith1

M, b. 26 September 1915, d. 5 January 1999
Last Edited25 Jan 2015
Birth*Carl Wilson Smith was born on 26 September 1915 at Lincoln, Tennessee.1,2 
Marriage*He married Patty Ezell Curtis, daughter of Thomas Jesse Curtis and Maggie Thorpe, on 26 December 1935 at Lincoln, Tennessee.1 
Census*Carl Wilson Smith and Patty Ezell Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1940 at Lincoln, Tennessee, ED 52-18, sheet 4B, occupation farmer, renting, 2 sons, lived next to Tom Curtis.3 
Death*Carl Wilson Smith died on 5 January 1999 at Delrose, Lincoln, Tennessee, at age 83.2 

Family

Patty Ezell Curtis b. 17 Oct 1912, d. 26 Jun 2002

Citations

  1. [S869] The Generations Network, Tennessee State Marriages 1780-2002.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Mary Jane (?)1

F, b. circa 1921
Last Edited25 Jan 2015
Birth*Mary Jane (?) was born circa 1921.1 
Married Name As of after 1940,her married name was Curtis.1 

Family

Marion C. (Jake) Curtis b. 23 Jul 1921, d. 29 Nov 1987
Child

Citations

  1. [S1861] Selected United States Newspapers, name from Carl's obituary.
  2. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave.