Martha Moreland1

F, b. 1836
FatherWilliam Moreland1 b. bt 1790 - 1800
MotherRose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis1 b. 1797, d. 1893
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
Birth*Martha Moreland was born in 1836 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 September 1850 Yadkin District, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Rose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis; page 52, no occupation given, renting, 2 children at home; lived between Elijah Coffey and Calep Coffey.1 
Marriage*Martha Moreland married Amos Story on 13 August 1854 at Caldwell, North Carolina; by Burton Bradley, M.G; marriage record is for "Morilla," age matches Martha.2,3 
Married Name As of 13 August 1854,her married name was Story.2,3 
(Witness) CensusMartha Moreland appeared on the census of 27 July 1860 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Amos Story; page 165, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, lived between John and Samuel Curtis; name written as "Storia."2 
NoteB* No further information on this entire family. 

Family

Amos Story b. 1834
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  3. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, page 14.

Joshua Curtis1

M, b. January 1752, d. circa February 1819
FatherCharles Curtis1 b. c 1720, d. c Jul 1781
MotherMargrey (?)1 b. c 1720
Last Edited23 Oct 2016
Birth*Joshua Curtis was born in January 1752 at Virginia.1 
Marriage*He married Lucy Davison on 3 February 1773 at Guilford, North Carolina.2,3 
NoteB On 26 November 1785 "in consideration of military service performed by Joshua Curtis to the State of North CArolina," Warrant No. 3050 fr 741 acres and entering on the 10th day of November 1812. On 20 August 1814, 16 acres and 8 acres of said warrant were assigned to Abraham Cantrell, "in Warren County on the waters of the Casey fork on both sides of the path leading from Thomas Briggs to Anthony Patis and bounded . . ."4 
NoteB* On 26 November 1785, he was issued North Carolina land warrant number 3054 for service in the Continental line, rank Ensign, service 24 months, 741 acres.5 
Census*Joshua Curtis and Lucy Davison appeared on the census of 1790 at Rockingham, North Carolina, 3 males under 16, 1 male over 16, 5 females, no slaves.6 
Land Entry*Joshua Curtis entered land on 5 December 1797 On 5 December 1797: John Sumerville & Wm. Tyrrell: of Joshua Curtis. Enters 274 acres of land joining the north boundary of an entry of Jas. C. Gorham no. 4529 beginning at his northwest corner runs north and east. Warrant 3054 - L
7371 - Acreage 274 - 5th. Surveyed 741.7 
Land EntryHe entered land on 20 December 1797 On 20 December 1797: John Sumerville & Wm. Tyrrell: of Joshua Curtis. Enters 740 acres of land lying on the south side of the piny fork of the west fork of red river beginning hickory corner to two surveys of Henry Hills warrant nos. 3806
& 3875 running east and south for compliment. Warrant 3054 - L 7479 - Acreage 741 - d 20.8 
CensusHe and Lucy Davison appeared on the census of 1800 at Salisbury Distrct, Rockingham, North Carolina, page 653, 1 male and 1 female under 10, 1 male and 2 females 10-15, 1 male 16-25, 1 male and 1 female over 45.2 
Tax List*Joshua Curtis appeared on the personal property tax list of 1812 at Capt. Campbell's Militia Company, Davidson, Tennessee.9 
Death*He died circa February 1819 at Davidson, Tennessee; estate sale occurred on 4 March 1819.10 
NoteB On 4 March 1819, Joshua's estate was sold by George W. Curtis, executor. Purchasers were George W. Curtis, Nathaniel Curtis, Constant Curtis, and Mr. Famer. Settled on 16 Jun 1819, total $163.98 3/4.11 

Family

Lucy Davison b. c 1753, d. b 1819
Children

Citations

  1. [S906] "Military Service and Pension Record of Peter Curtis."
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1800.
  3. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868.
  4. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, Tennessee Land Grants.
  5. [S1213] Ancestry.com, "Ancestry.com", Ancestral File, North Carolina Revolutionary War Records.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1790.
  7. [S2268] Works Progress Administration, Land Records of Davidson County, Tennessee, 1788-1793, page 303 (page 160 in original deed book).
  8. [S2268] Works Progress Administration, Land Records of Davidson County, Tennessee, 1788-1793, page 314 (165 in original deed book).
  9. [S2270] Edyth Rucker Whitley, Pioneers of Davidson County, Tennessee, page 38.
  10. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories, Volume Two, page 55, original book page 325.
  11. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories, page 55, original book page 325.
  12. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories.

Amos Story1,2

M, b. 1834
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
Birth*Amos Story was born in 1834 at North Carolina.1,2 
Marriage*He married Martha Moreland, daughter of William Moreland and Rose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis, on 13 August 1854 at Caldwell, North Carolina; by Burton Bradley, M.G; marriage record is for "Morilla," age matches Martha.1,2 
Census*Amos Story appeared on the census of 27 July 1860 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, page 165, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, lived between John and Samuel Curtis; name written as "Storia."1 

Family

Martha Moreland b. 1836
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, page 14.

Luther Story1

M, b. 1856
FatherAmos Story1 b. 1834
MotherMartha Moreland1 b. 1836
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
Birth*Luther Story was born in 1856 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 27 July 1860 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Amos Story; page 165, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, lived between John and Samuel Curtis; name written as "Storia."1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Joshua Story1

M, b. 4 July 1857
FatherAmos Story1 b. 1834
MotherMartha Moreland1 b. 1836
Last Edited17 Nov 2007
Birth*Joshua Story was born on 4 July 1857 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 27 July 1860 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Amos Story; page 165, occupation farmer, real estate valued at $600, lived between John and Samuel Curtis; name written as "Storia."1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S968] John O. Hawkins E. Carl Anderson, Caldwell County Heritage, Family No. 349.

Bessie Mae Curtis1

F, b. December 1896
FatherJames Wilborn Curtis1 b. 17 Oct 1867, d. 27 Oct 1908
MotherAlice Curtis1 b. 27 Oct 1876, d. 6 Apr 1952
Last Edited18 Jun 2009
Birth*Bessie Mae Curtis was born in December 1896 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Wilborn Curtis; ED 31, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.1 
(Witness) CensusBessie Mae Curtis appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Alice Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, widowed, 2 children, 2 living.2 

Citations

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

Ester Ruth Curtis1

F, b. September 1898
FatherJames Wilborn Curtis2 b. 17 Oct 1867, d. 27 Oct 1908
MotherAlice Curtis2 b. 27 Oct 1876, d. 6 Apr 1952
Last Edited4 Jan 2006
Birth*Ester Ruth Curtis was born in September 1898 at Caldwell, North Carolina.2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 June 1900 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Wilborn Curtis; ED 31, sheet 10A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 5 years, 2 children, 2 living.2 
(Witness) CensusEster Ruth Curtis appeared on the census of 19 April 1910 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Alice Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5A, occupation farmer, owned farm, widowed, 2 children, 2 living.3 

Citations

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

John McHattin1

M, b. circa 1890
Last Edited21 Jan 2007
Birth*John McHattin was born circa 1890. 

Family

Alice Victoria Curtis b. 24 Mar 1880, d. 24 Sep 1945
Child

Citations

  1. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 72, page 112.

William John Samuel Curtis1

M, b. 6 September 1884, d. 14 December 1960
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited24 Jan 2010
Birth*William John Samuel Curtis was born on 6 September 1884 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.4 
Marriage*William John Samuel Curtis married Nettie Verona Greene on 29 March 1904 at Watauga, North Carolina; by J.C. Miller.5,6 
Census*William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene appeared on the census of 13 May 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, New Jersey, ED 65, sheet 13B, occupation teamster-lumber hauling, renting, married 6 years, 2 children, 1 living.5 
DraftWW1* On 12 September 1918 William John Samuel Curtis registered for the draft at Edgemont, Caldwell, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by V. Ester Moore in Edgemont as a logger; wife Nettie.2 
Name Variation As of 12 September 1918, William John Samuel Curtis was also known as Sam William Curtis.2 
CensusHe and Nettie Verona Greene appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children and Frank's family.7 
Death*William John Samuel Curtis died on 14 December 1960 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 76; retired minister; second marriage to Mattie Southard; buried at Mulberry Cemetery.1,3 

Family

Nettie Verona Greene b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 Mar 1952
Children

Citations

  1. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 47, page 111.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1947] Watauga County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Watauga County, North Carolina Marriage Register 1875-1911.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Lucy Anna Curtis1,2

F, b. 24 July 1885, d. 12 May 1943
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited10 Jan 2010
Birth*Lucy Anna Curtis was born on 24 July 1885 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
Married Name As of 20 December 1901,her married name was Mays.3 
Marriage*Lucy Anna Curtis married Alfred Burton Mays on 20 December 1901 at Caldwell, North Carolina.3 
Census*Lucy Anna Curtis and Alfred Burton Mays appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 at Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 67, sheet 3B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 9 years, 4 children, 4 living.4 
CensusLucy Anna Curtis and Alfred Burton Mays appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 70, sheet 1B, occupation twister hand-cotton mill, renting, 8 children at home.5 
CensusLucy Anna Curtis and Alfred Burton Mays appeared on the census of 2 April 1930 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, ED 22, sheet 1A, occupation spinner-cotton mill, renting-$3 month, 6 children at home.6 
Death*Lucy Anna Curtis died on 12 May 1943 at Gastonia, Gaston, North Carolina, at age 57; of a heart attack; buried at Armstrong Memorial Cemetery in Gastonia.2 

Family

Alfred Burton Mays b. 19 Jun 1882, d. 9 Dec 1957
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  3. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 14, page 146.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Rufus Pedigrew Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 12 July 1888, d. 15 June 1968
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited18 Mar 2012
Birth*Rufus Pedigrew Curtis was born on 12 July 1888 at Caldwell, North Carolina; parents given as James Curtis and Susan Blankenship on death record.1,4 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
Marriage*Rufus Pedigrew Curtis married Haney Curtis, daughter of James Matthew Curtis and Alice Greene, on 27 September 1908 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5,6 
Census*Rufus Pedigrew Curtis and Haney Curtis appeared on the census of 17 May 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 17A, occupation laborer-saw mill, married 1 year, 1 son; living with Mary Greene, mother of Alice Greene, dec'd, Haney's mother.7 
DraftWW1* In June 1917 Rufus Pedigrew Curtis registered for the draft at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by by himself as a farmer at Patterson; wife and 3 children.3 
Census*He appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 at Granite Falls Town, Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 10, sheet 2A, occupation carder-cotton mill, renting, 4 children at home.5 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 12, sheet 4B, occupation ____ drawing-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children at home.8 
Death*He died on 15 June 1968 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 79; retired textile worker; buried at Sunset Hills Cemetery.4,2,9 

Family

Haney Curtis b. 23 Dec 1891, d. 27 Sep 1967
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  4. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 55, page 78.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 20, page 307.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  9. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.

James Thomas Curtis1,2

M, b. 2 August 1890, d. 1 July 1952
FatherJames Monroe Curtis3 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis3 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*James Thomas Curtis was born on 2 August 1890 at Finley, Caldwell, North Carolina.3,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.3 
(Witness) CensusJames Thomas Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Richlands Road, Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 28 years, 10 children, 10 living.4 
Marriage*James Thomas Curtis married Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark on 31 December 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 James Thomas Curtis registered for the draft at Naoma, Avery, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by Hutton and Bourbonnais Co. as a railroad builder at Naoma; married.2 
Census*He and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 at Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.6 
Death*James Thomas Curtis died on 1 July 1952 at Quaker Meadows, Burke, North Carolina, at age 61; Miss Leona Curtis, informant, buried at Jonas Ridge Cemetery; name on certificate is James Thomas Reep, son of Jim and Susan Curtis.7 

Family

Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900, 1910.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  7. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  8. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  9. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Joseph Alexander Curtis1,2,3

M, b. 31 August 1893, d. 4 May 1962
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited29 Oct 2012
Birth*Joseph Alexander Curtis was born on 31 August 1893 at Finley, Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusJoseph Alexander Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Richlands Road, Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 28 years, 10 children, 10 living.4 
Marriage*Joseph Alexander Curtis married Julia Ann Harmon on 1 October 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5 
DraftWW1* On 5 June 1917 Joseph Alexander Curtis registered for the draft at Rufus, Caldwell, North Carolina; at the time, he was employed by himself as a farmer, married, 1 child, described as tall, stout, blue eyes, brown hair.2 
Census*He appeared on the census of 14 January 1920 at Watauga Twp., Watauga, North Carolina, ED 164, sheet 7B, occupation laborer-lumber yard, renting, 1 son at home.6 
Census*He and Julia Ann Harmon appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 at Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, ED 111, sheet 16A, occupation inspector-lumber yard, Julia worked in a dress shop, renting-$35 month, radio, 3 children.7 
CensusJoseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 at Scotch Plain, Union, New Jersey, ED 1435, sheet 7A, occupation laborer, renting, 3 sons and a nephew.8 
Death*Joseph Alexander Curtis died on 4 May 1962 at Columbia, Florida, at age 68; buried at Memorial Cemetery in Lake City.9 

Family

Julia Ann Harmon b. 1899
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S758] Ancestry.com, World War I Draft Registration Cards.
  3. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 26, page 158.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  9. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Memorial, Columbia, Florida.

Bertram McKinley Curtis1,2

M, b. 8 December 1898, d. 1956
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited6 Oct 2009
Birth*Bertram McKinley Curtis was born on 8 December 1898 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusBertram McKinley Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Richlands Road, Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 28 years, 10 children, 10 living.3 
(Witness) CensusBertram McKinley Curtis appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 Granite Falls, Lovelady Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Susan L. Curtis; ED 70, sheet 2B, widowed, renting, 3 children at home, all of whom worked at the cotton mill.4 
Death*Bertram McKinley Curtis died in 1956; no North Carolina death record; buried at Gragg Cemetery in Watauga County, with wife Pearl G. (1907-1946.)5 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  5. [S1890] Daniel Curtis, Watauga County, North Carolina Cemeteries, Gragg.

Sarah R. (Lillian?) Curtis1

F, b. October 1895
FatherJames Monroe Curtis1 b. 21 Dec 1857, d. 21 Dec 1916
MotherSusan L. Curtis1 b. 31 May 1865, d. 19 Dec 1928
Last Edited4 Jan 2006
Birth*Sarah R. (Lillian?) Curtis was born in October 1895 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 2 June 1900 Yadkin Valley Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 32, sheet 1B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 16 years, 7 children, 7 living.1 
(Witness) CensusSarah R. (Lillian?) Curtis appeared on the census of 20 April 1910 Richlands Road, Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Monroe Curtis; ED 65, sheet 5B, occupation farmer, renting, married 28 years, 10 children, 10 living.2 

Citations

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

Haney Curtis1

F, b. 23 December 1891, d. 27 September 1967
FatherJames Matthew Curtis1 b. 31 Oct 1871, d. 3 Nov 1924
MotherAlice Greene1 b. Oct 1877
Last Edited18 Mar 2012
Birth*Haney Curtis was born on 23 December 1891 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
Name Variation As of 23 December 1891, Haney Curtis was also known as Rosa Ruehany Curtis.2,3,4 
Marriage*She married Rufus Pedigrew Curtis, son of James Monroe Curtis and Susan L. Curtis, on 27 September 1908 at Caldwell, North Carolina.2,3 
Census*Haney Curtis and Rufus Pedigrew Curtis appeared on the census of 17 May 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 17A, occupation laborer-saw mill, married 1 year, 1 son; living with Mary Greene, mother of Alice Greene, dec'd, Haney's mother.5 
(Witness) CensusHaney Curtis appeared on the census of 2 January 1920 Granite Falls Town, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Rufus Pedigrew Curtis; ED 10, sheet 2A, occupation carder-cotton mill, renting, 4 children at home.2 
(Witness) CensusHaney Curtis appeared on the census of 4 April 1930 Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of Rufus Pedigrew Curtis; ED 12, sheet 4B, occupation ____ drawing-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children at home.6 
Death*Haney Curtis died on 27 September 1967 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 75; buried at Sunset Mills Cemetery.7,4 

Family

Rufus Pedigrew Curtis b. 12 Jul 1888, d. 15 Jun 1968
Children

Citations

  1. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 41, page 71.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  3. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 20, page 307.
  4. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 54, page 90.

Anna E. Parks1,2

F, b. May 1874
Last Edited5 Nov 2006
Birth*Anna E. Parks was born in May 1874 at Virginia.1,2 
Married Name As of circa 1894,her married name was Coffey.1,2 
Marriage*She married Edgar S. Coffey, son of William Columbus Coffey and Caroline (Carrie) L. Curtis, circa 1894 at Watauga, North Carolina; no marriage record.1,2 
(Witness) CensusAnna E. Parks appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Edgar S. Coffey; ED 126, sheet 1A, occupation lawyer, renting, married 5 years, 4 children, 2 living.1 

Family

Edgar S. Coffey b. Jul 1867
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  2. [S934] John Preston Arthur, Watauga County History, page 295.

Carrie L. Coffey1

F, b. October 1897
FatherEdgar S. Coffey1 b. Jul 1867
MotherAnna E. Parks1 b. May 1874
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Carrie L. Coffey was born in October 1897 at Watauga, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Edgar S. Coffey; ED 126, sheet 1A, occupation lawyer, renting, married 5 years, 4 children, 2 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Ruth Coffey1

F, b. February 1900
FatherEdgar S. Coffey1 b. Jul 1867
MotherAnna E. Parks1 b. May 1874
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Ruth Coffey was born in February 1900 at Watauga, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 11 June 1900 Boone, Watauga, North Carolina, in the household of Edgar S. Coffey; ED 126, sheet 1A, occupation lawyer, renting, married 5 years, 4 children, 2 living.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1900.

Elizabeth Jane Waters1

F, b. between 1780 and 1785, d. circa 1810
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Elizabeth Jane Waters was born between 1780 and 1785; daughter of Deep and Lucy (Lee) Waters.1 
Married Name As of 19 August 1803,her married name was Alloway.1,2 
Marriage*She married John Alloway on 19 August 1803 at Wilkes, North Carolina; bondsman Michael Israel, witness Wm. B. Lenoir.1,2 
Death*Elizabeth Jane Waters died circa 1810 at Buncombe, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1810 Buncombe, North Carolina, in the household of John Alloway; page 246, 2 females under 10, 1 male and 1 female 26-44.3 

Family

John Alloway b. 27 Sep 1781, d. 2 May 1863
Children

Citations

  1. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 59.
  2. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1810.
  4. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 182.
  5. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 181.

Nancy Alloway1,2

F, b. 19 January 1806, d. 11 March 1888
FatherJohn Alloway1,2 b. 27 Sep 1781, d. 2 May 1863
MotherElizabeth Jane Waters1,2 b. bt 1780 - 1785, d. c 1810
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Nancy Alloway was born on 19 January 1806 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1,2 
Death*She died on 11 March 1888 at Putnam, Indiana, at age 82.1,2 

Citations

  1. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 59.
  2. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 182.

Sarah (Sally) Alloway1

F, b. circa 1808, d. after 1865
FatherJohn Alloway1 b. 27 Sep 1781, d. 2 May 1863
MotherElizabeth Jane Waters1 b. bt 1780 - 1785, d. c 1810
Last Edited5 Nov 2006
Birth*Sarah (Sally) Alloway was born circa 1808 at Wilkes, North Carolina; or Buncombe.1 
Death*She died after 1865 at Missouri.1 

Citations

  1. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 181.

Anna (Mary) Burns1,2

F, b. circa 1791, d. after 1863
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Anna (Mary) Burns was born circa 1791.1,2 
Married Name As of 4 March 1831,her married name was Alloway.1,2 
Marriage*She married John Alloway on 4 March 1831 at Jackson, Indiana; Alloway researchers suggest that Anna and Mary were different persons. However, there is a Jennings County marriage record, 16 Jun 1831, for John Alloway and Nancy Herring. Understanding the complicated love life of John and his son Alfred are beyond the scope of this research.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusAnna (Mary) Burns appeared on the census of 22 August 1850 Geneva Twp., Jennings, Indiana, in the household of John Alloway; page 297, occupation merchant, real estate valued at $1,250, 3 children at home.4 
Death*Anna (Mary) Burns died after 1863 at Iowa.1,2 

Family

John Alloway b. 27 Sep 1781, d. 2 May 1863
Children

Citations

  1. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 65.
  2. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 181.
  3. [S2295] Genealogy Division Indiana State Library, Indiana Marriages Through 1850.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  6. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 94.
  7. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 94.
  8. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 182.
  9. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 182.

John Thomas Alloway1,2,3

M, b. 1811, d. circa 1865
FatherJohn Alloway1,2,3 b. 27 Sep 1781, d. 2 May 1863
MotherJane (Jennie) Curtis1,2,3 b. c 1789
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*John Thomas Alloway was born in 1811 at Boone, Kentucky; gave age as 50 years in 1860 census.4,2,3 
Marriage*He married Frances Ann Norris on 4 November 1832 at Boone, Kentucky.1,2,3 
Census*John Thomas Alloway appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 at Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 at Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, page 347, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $800, 3 children at home.5 
Death*He died circa 1865 at Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky; buried at Petersburg Cemetery.1,2,3 

Family

Frances Ann Norris b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 83.
  3. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1850, 1860.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Frances Ann Norris1,2,3

F, b. 28 October 1816, d. 13 September 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Frances Ann Norris was born on 28 October 1816 at Kentucky.1,4,3 
Married Name As of 4 November 1832,her married name was Alloway.1,2,3 
Marriage*She married John Thomas Alloway, son of John Alloway and Jane (Jennie) Curtis, on 4 November 1832 at Boone, Kentucky.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusFrances Ann Norris appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusFrances Ann Norris appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 347, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $800, 3 children at home.5 
Death*Frances Ann Norris died on 13 September 1891 at Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, at age 74; buried at the Petersburg Cemetery.1,2,3 

Family

John Thomas Alloway b. 1811, d. c 1865
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 83.
  3. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.
  4. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, pages 83-84.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Orville Norris Alloway1,2,3

M, b. June 1836
FatherJohn Thomas Alloway1,2,3 b. 1811, d. c 1865
MotherFrances Ann Norris1,2,3 b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Orville Norris Alloway was born in June 1836 at Boone, Kentucky; married Caoline Clark.1,2,3 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S982] Harold Jay Alloway, The Alloway History of a Strange Family, page 83.
  3. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.

Elizabeth R. Alloway1,2

F, b. 1838
FatherJohn Thomas Alloway1,2 b. 1811, d. c 1865
MotherFrances Ann Norris1,2 b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Elizabeth R. Alloway was born in 1838 at Boone, Kentucky; married name Bush.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.

Charles N. Alloway1,2

M, b. 1841
FatherJohn Thomas Alloway1,2 b. 1811, d. c 1865
MotherFrances Ann Norris1,2 b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Charles N. Alloway was born in 1841 at Boone, Kentucky; married Frances Kessick 20 Feb 1866.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusCharles N. Alloway appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 347, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $800, 3 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

Zenith Alloway1,2

F, b. 1842
FatherJohn Thomas Alloway1,2 b. 1811, d. c 1865
MotherFrances Ann Norris1,2 b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*Zenith Alloway was born in 1842 at Boone, Kentucky.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusZenith Alloway appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 347, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $800, 3 children at home.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S983] John R. Mayer, The Alloway Strange, page 183.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.

John Alloway1

M, b. 1845
FatherJohn Thomas Alloway1 b. 1811, d. c 1865
MotherFrances Ann Norris1 b. 28 Oct 1816, d. 13 Sep 1891
Last Edited27 Aug 2005
Birth*John Alloway was born in 1845 at Boone, Kentucky.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 10 September 1850 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 195, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $300, 5 children at home.1 
(Witness) CensusJohn Alloway appeared on the census of 11 July 1860 Petersburg, Boone, Kentucky, in the household of John Thomas Alloway; page 347, occupation blacksmith, real estate valued at $800, 3 children at home.2 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1860.