Emma Curtis1

F, b. 1928
FatherJames Harrison Curtis1 b. 15 Apr 1882, d. 30 Dec 1946
MotherMinnie Jane Coffey1 b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 20 Apr 1926
Last Edited15 Nov 2007
Birth*Emma Curtis was born in 1928 at Caldwell, North Carolina; granddaughter, parents unknown.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 Lenoir Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Harrison Curtis; ED 9, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $700, widowed, 8 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Rose Ella (Hattie) Curtis1,2

F, b. 9 February 1920
FatherJames Harrison Curtis1 b. 15 Apr 1882, d. 30 Dec 1946
MotherMinnie Jane Coffey1 b. 25 Feb 1891, d. 20 Apr 1926
Last Edited24 Jan 2010
Birth*Rose Ella (Hattie) Curtis was born on 9 February 1920 at Mulberry Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 5 April 1930 Lenoir Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, in the household of James Harrison Curtis; ED 9, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm valued at $700, widowed, 8 children at home.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Julia Ann Harmon1

F, b. 1899
Last Edited29 Oct 2012
Birth*Julia Ann Harmon was born in 1899 at North Carolina.1 
Married Name As of 1 October 1916,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Joseph Alexander Curtis, son of James Monroe Curtis and Susan L. Curtis, on 1 October 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
Census*Julia Ann Harmon and Joseph Alexander Curtis 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.2 
CensusJulia Ann Harmon and Joseph Alexander Curtis 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.3 

Family

Joseph Alexander Curtis b. 31 Aug 1893, d. 4 May 1962
Children

Citations

  1. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 26, page 158.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Clayton Curtis1

M, b. 10 March 1920
FatherJoseph Alexander Curtis1 b. 31 Aug 1893, d. 4 May 1962
MotherJulia Ann Harmon1 b. 1899
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Clayton Curtis was born on 10 March 1920 at Watauga, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 111, sheet 16A, occupation inspector-lumber yard, Julia worked in a dress shop, renting-$35 month, radio, 3 children.2 
(Witness) CensusClayton Curtis appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 Scotch Plain, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 1435, sheet 7A, occupation laborer, renting, 3 sons and a nephew.3 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Susan Laura Laverne Curtis1

F, b. 30 March 1922
FatherJoseph Alexander Curtis1 b. 31 Aug 1893, d. 4 May 1962
MotherJulia Ann Harmon1 b. 1899
Last Edited29 Oct 2012
Birth*Susan Laura Laverne Curtis was born on 30 March 1922 at Watauga, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 111, sheet 16A, occupation inspector-lumber yard, Julia worked in a dress shop, renting-$35 month, radio, 3 children.2 
(Witness) CensusSusan Laura Laverne Curtis appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 Scotch Plain, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 1435, sheet 7A, occupation laborer, renting, 3 sons and a nephew.3 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Calvin Bell (Clell) Curtis1,2

M, b. 29 April 1917, d. 12 February 1978
FatherJoseph Alexander Curtis1 b. 31 Aug 1893, d. 4 May 1962
MotherJulia Ann Harmon1 b. 1899
Last Edited29 Oct 2012
Birth*Calvin Bell (Clell) Curtis was born on 29 April 1917 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 12 April 1930 Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 111, sheet 16A, occupation inspector-lumber yard, Julia worked in a dress shop, renting-$35 month, radio, 3 children.1 
(Witness) CensusCalvin Bell (Clell) Curtis appeared on the census of 26 April 1940 Scotch Plain, Union, New Jersey, in the household of Joseph Alexander Curtis and Julia Ann Harmon; ED 1435, sheet 7A, occupation laborer, renting, 3 sons and a nephew.3 
Death*Calvin Bell (Clell) Curtis died on 12 February 1978 at Hazlet, Monmouth, New Jersey, at age 60; last residence New Jersey; no Florida death record; buried at Forest lawn Memorial Gardens in Lake City, Florida.4,5 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Forest Lawn, Columbia, Florida.

Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1

F, b. 2 June 1897, d. 16 October 1988
Last Edited18 Jul 2013
Birth*Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark was born on 2 June 1897 at Caldwell, North Carolina; daughter of Thomas and Rachel Lowdermilk Clark.1,2 
Married Name As of 31 December 1916,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married James Thomas Curtis, son of James Monroe Curtis and Susan L. Curtis, on 31 December 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
Census*Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark and James Thomas Curtis 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.3 
Death*Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark died on 16 October 1988 at Tapoco, Graham, North Carolina, at age 91; died at Sylva; buried at Jonas Ridge Cemetery.1,2 
ObitJohnson Lula (Johnsie)'s obituary was published in the News-Topic on 17 October 1988:
Johnson Lula Curtis, (Johnsie) 91, of Tapoco, and formerly of Morganton, died Sunday, Oct 16, 1988, in a Sylva hospital. Born June 2, 1897, in Caldwell County, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Rachel Lowdermilk Clark. She was a homemaker and was preceded in death by her husband, James Thomas Curtis, and a son, Joe William Curtis. Survivors include two sons, John Curtis of Blairsville, Ga., and James Curtis of Flint, Mich; six daughters, Leona Roper and Opal Burgess of Morganton, Lorene Clark of Wayne, W. Va., Sue Henson of Valdese, Ila Lee Carswell of Flint and Johnsie Nelson of Tapoco; 35 grandchildren, 50 great grandchildren; and eight great great grandchildren. The funeral will be conducted by the Revs. Bob Deviney and Ronald Henson at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Jonas Ridge Baptist Church. Burial will be in Jonas Ridge Cemetery.2 

Family

James Thomas Curtis b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
Children

Citations

  1. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages.
  2. [S1417] News-Topic, Caldwell County, North Carolina Obituaries.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  4. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  5. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Opal Pansy Curtis1

F, b. 20 April 1927
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Opal Pansy Curtis was born on 20 April 1927 at Avery, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, in the household of James Thomas Curtis and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark; ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.2 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Ila Lee Curtis1,2

F, b. 23 July 1925, d. 11 March 2002
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Ila Lee Curtis was born on 23 July 1925 at Avery, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, in the household of James Thomas Curtis and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark; ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.3 
Death*Ila Lee Curtis died on 11 March 2002 at Flint, Genesee, Michigan, at age 76.2 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S44] Social Security Death Index.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

James Thomas Curtis Jr.1,2

M, b. 14 July 1933, d. 23 December 2016
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited20 Jan 2017
Birth*James Thomas Curtis Jr. was born on 14 July 1933 at Avery, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, in the household of James Thomas Curtis and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark; ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.2 
Obit*James Thomas's obituary was published in the Harris Funeral Home on 23 December 2016:

James “Jim” Thomas Curtis, Jr., age 83 resident of Shelby, NC passed away peacefully on December 21, 2016 at Wendover Hospice, Shelby, NC. He was born in Avery Co., NC to the late James Thomas Curtis and Johnsie Clark Curtis. He was also preceded in death by one brother and four sisters. Jim was former owner/operator of a roofing company in Flint, Michigan and served in the United States Air Force during the Korean War. He was a wonderful and loving man who treated everyone the same. He loved and respected all people and everyone who knew him, loved him. Special thanks to everyone who assisted in Jim’s care, especially Jeff Brayboy.

SURVIVORS: Wife: Abby Hall, Shelby, NC Sisters: Susie Curtis Henson, Waynesville, NC Johnsie Curtis Nelson, Rutherfordton, NC Brother-in-law: Jesse Coffey, Lenoir, NC.3 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  3. [S1859] Legacy.com, Legacy.com.

John Isaac Curtis1

M, b. 22 May 1923
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited18 Jul 2013
Birth*John Isaac Curtis was born on 22 May 1923 at Burke, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, in the household of James Thomas Curtis and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark; ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.2 
Marriage*John Isaac Curtis married Della Hampton circa 1945 at North Carolina.3 

Family

Della Hampton b. 3 Jun 1928, d. 6 Nov 1957

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.

Johnsie Eletha Curtis1

F, b. 24 May 1929
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Johnsie Eletha Curtis was born on 24 May 1929 at Macon, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 19 April 1940 Silver Creek, Burke, North Carolina, in the household of James Thomas Curtis and Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark; ED 25, sheet 13B, occupation laborer, 6 children and Rachel Clark.2 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1940.

Joseph Alexander Curtis1

M, b. 24 May 1929, d. 24 May 1929
FatherJames Thomas Curtis1 b. 2 Aug 1890, d. 1 Jul 1952
MotherJohnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark1 b. 2 Jun 1897, d. 16 Oct 1988
Last Edited20 Aug 2008
Death*Joseph Alexander Curtis died on 24 May 1929 at Macon, North Carolina.2 
Birth*He was born on 24 May 1929 at Macon, North Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1011] North Carolina State Archives, North Carolina Death Records.

Joseph W. Curtis Jr.1,2

M, b. 2 July 1932
FatherJoseph Walter Curtis1 b. 2 Oct 1874, d. 1 Sep 1958
MotherFlorence O. Bishop1 b. 23 Nov 1897, d. 11 Dec 1981
Last Edited17 Mar 2012
Birth*Joseph W. Curtis Jr. was born on 2 July 1932 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates, Joseph W. Curtis, Sr.

Bessie Ellen Reece1

F, b. 18 July 1885, d. 27 April 1942
Last Edited26 Jun 2008
Birth*Bessie Ellen Reece was born on 18 July 1885 at Watauga, North Carolina; daughter of John and Mary Reece; cemetery record transcribed as August.1,2 
Married Name As of 26 March 1910,her married name was Curtis.3 
Marriage*She married James Matthew Curtis, son of William Curtis and Lucy Inna Cottrell, on 26 March 1910 at Caldwell, North Carolina.3 
CensusBessie Ellen Reece and James Matthew Curtis appeared on the census of 16 April 1910 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 65, sheet 3A, occupation farmer, owned farm, second marriage, two children by Bessie's prior marriage.4 
Census*Bessie Ellen Reece and James Matthew Curtis appeared on the census of 23 January 1920 at Patterson Twp., Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 75, sheet 8A, occupation farmer, owned farm, no children by Bessie.5 
Death*Bessie Ellen Reece died on 27 April 1942 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 56; buried at Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery.1,6,2 

Family

James Matthew Curtis b. 31 Oct 1871, d. 3 Nov 1924

Citations

  1. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 29, page 278.
  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 22, page 27.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S972] Caldwell County Genealogical Society, Caldwell County Cemeteries, Bethany.

Adaline N. Curtis1

F, b. 21 May 1921
FatherCharles Burleson Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1893, d. 25 Feb 1929
MotherVerdie S. Beach1 b. 1894
Last Edited27 Oct 2012
Birth*Adaline N. Curtis was born on 21 May 1921 at North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 Wittenberg Twp., Alexander, North Carolina, in the household of Verdie S. Beach; ED 11, sheet 15B, occupation farmer, widowed, renting, 7 children, 4 nieces and nephews.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Charles Burleson Curtis Jr.1,2

M, b. 12 September 1923, d. 5 December 2006
FatherCharles Burleson Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1893, d. 25 Feb 1929
MotherVerdie S. Beach1 b. 1894
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Charles Burleson Curtis Jr. was born on 12 September 1923 at Rowan, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 Wittenberg Twp., Alexander, North Carolina, in the household of Verdie S. Beach; ED 11, sheet 15B, occupation farmer, widowed, renting, 7 children, 4 nieces and nephews.1 
Death*Charles Burleson Curtis Jr. died on 5 December 2006 at Conover, Catawba, North Carolina, at age 83.3 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  3. [S44] Social Security Death Index.

Annie Pearl Curtis1,2

F, b. 28 March 1926
FatherCharles Burleson Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1893, d. 25 Feb 1929
MotherVerdie S. Beach1 b. 1894
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Annie Pearl Curtis was born on 28 March 1926 at Alexander, North Carolina.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1 May 1930 Wittenberg Twp., Alexander, North Carolina, in the household of Verdie S. Beach; ED 11, sheet 15B, occupation farmer, widowed, renting, 7 children, 4 nieces and nephews.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Peggy G. Curtis1

F, b. 1925
FatherCharles Burleson Curtis1 b. 23 Feb 1893, d. 25 Feb 1929
MotherVerdie S. Beach1 b. 1894
Last Edited28 Oct 2012
Birth*Peggy G. Curtis was born in 1925 at North Carolina.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Walter A. Suddreth1

M, b. 1886
Last Edited16 Nov 2007
Birth*Walter A. Suddreth was born in 1886 at North Carolina.1 
Marriage*He married Emma Adeline (Addie) Curtis, daughter of Thomas Carroll Curtis and Sarah Elvira Coffey, on 6 March 1910 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
Census*Walter A. Suddreth and Emma Adeline (Addie) Curtis appeared on the census of 16 January 1920 at Lenoir, Caldwell, North Carolina, ED 67, sheet 21A, occupation laborer-furniture shop, renting, 5 children at home.2 

Family

Emma Adeline (Addie) Curtis b. 12 May 1893, d. 12 Jun 1971

Citations

  1. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 22, page 40.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1920.

Dora J. Ervin1,2,3

F, b. April 1868, d. 5 June 1957
Last Edited4 Oct 2008
Birth*Dora J. Ervin was born in April 1868 at North Carolina; listed as Dora Jones Curtis in a later census.4,5 
Married Name As of 23 December 1885,her married name was Curtis.4,2 
Marriage*She married Robert M. Curtis, son of Merrit B. Curtis and Susannah (Susan) M. Patton, on 23 December 1885 at Burke, North Carolina.4,2 
CensusDora J. Ervin and Robert M. Curtis appeared on the census of 12 June 1900 at Crowder Mountain Twp., Gaston, North Carolina, ED 76, sheet 18B, occupation planer, renting, married 14 years, no children.6 
Census*Dora J. Ervin and Robert M. Curtis appeared on the census of 4 May 1910 at Hay Precinct, Whitman, Washington, ED 277, sheet 8B, occupation section hand-railroad, owned home, married 21 years, no children.7 
CensusDora J. Ervin and Robert M. Curtis appeared on the census of 27 January 1920 at Hay, Whitman, Washington, ED 155, sheet 9A, occupation laborer-railroad section, no children.8 
CensusDora J. Ervin and Robert M. Curtis appeared on the census of 25 April 1930 at Hay, Whitman, Washington, ED 60, sheet 3B, occupation laborer-general, owned home valued at $1,500, no radio, no children.9 
Death*Dora J. Ervin died on 5 June 1957 at Pullman, Whitman, Washington, at age 89; buried at LaCrosse Cemetery in Whitman County.5,3 

Family

Robert M. Curtis b. 8 Aug 1859, d. 4 Jul 1934

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910-1930.
  2. [S1188] Burke County Genealogical Society, Burke County Marriage Records.
  3. [S755] Branch County Genealogical Society, Branch County Michigan Marriages, death certificate transcript.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1900-1930.
  5. [S1541] Lorraine Cook White and Margie Freier Robertson, Tombstone Inscriptions - Whitman County, Washington, LaCrosse.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  7. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  8. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  9. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Amanda J. Moore1

F, b. 6 June 1865, d. 24 November 1943
Last Edited3 Nov 2012
Birth*Amanda J. Moore was born on 6 June 1865 at Globe, Caldwell, North Carolina.2,3 
Married Name As of 22 October 1885,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Isaac Merrit Curtis, son of Merrit B. Curtis and Susannah (Susan) M. Patton, on 22 October 1885 at M.L. Moore Residence, Caldwell, North Carolina; by Jesse Moore; witnesses W.P. Pendly, J.L. Moore; record transcribed as "J.M." rather than "I.M."1 
Census*Amanda J. Moore and Isaac Merrit Curtis appeared on the census of 10 July 1900 at Hay Precinct, Whitman, Washington, ED 102, sheet 11A, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 14 years, no children, John S. Moore, Amanda's brother, lived with them, along with cousin Leonard.2 
CensusAmanda J. Moore and Isaac Merrit Curtis appeared on the census of 7 May 1910 at Hay Precinct, Whitman, Washington, ED 277, sheet 9B, occupation farmer, owned farm, married 24 years, no children.4 
CensusAmanda J. Moore and Isaac Merrit Curtis appeared on the census of 27 January 1920 at Hay, Whitman, Washington, ED 155, sheet 9A, occupation farmer, owned farm, no children; Mattie B. Curtis, a niece, lived with them and worked as a store clerk.5 
Census*Amanda J. Moore appeared on the census of 22 April 1930 at Hay Precinct, Whitman, Washington, ED 60, sheet 2A, no occupation, widowed, lived with her nephew/niece, John and Dorothy Henley.6 
Death*She died on 24 November 1943 at Colfax, Whitman, Washington, at age 78; buried at the Hay (Curtis) Cemetery.7,8 

Family

Isaac Merrit Curtis b. 27 Jun 1861, d. 7 Oct 1927

Citations

  1. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, Book 7, page 167.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1900.
  3. [S1368] Find A Grave, Find A Grave, Hay, Whitman, Washington.
  4. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1920.
  6. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  7. [S745] Washington State Dept. of Health, Washington Death Index.
  8. [S1621] Various, Whitman County Washington Cemeteries, Hay (Curtis) Cemetery.

John O'Keefe1

M, b. 1891
Last Edited16 Nov 2007
Birth*John O'Keefe was born in 1891 at Illinois.1 
Marriage*He married Lucy Clayton, daughter of Manford Ernest Clayton and Mary Effie Curtis, circa 1916 at Illinois.1 
Census*John O'Keefe and Lucy Clayton appeared on the census of 12 January 1920 at Divernon Twp., Sangamon, Illinois, ED 195. Sheet 9B, occupation farmer-partner with Manford, lived next door, no children.2 
CensusJohn O'Keefe and Lucy Clayton appeared on the census of 1930 at Divernon Twp., Sangamon, Illinois, ED 61, sheet 4B, occupation farmer-he and Manford rented, lived with Manford, no children.3 

Family

Lucy Clayton b. May 1896

Citations

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

Nettie Verona Greene1,2

F, b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 March 1952
Last Edited24 Jan 2010
Birth*Nettie Verona Greene was born on 31 May 1891 at Caldwell, North Carolina; daughter of Monroe Green(e) and Louise Moore.1,2,3 
Married Name As of 29 March 1904,her married name was Curtis.1,4 
Marriage*She married William John Samuel Curtis, son of James Monroe Curtis and Susan L. Curtis, on 29 March 1904 at Watauga, North Carolina; by J.C. Miller.1,4 
Census*Nettie Verona Greene and William John Samuel Curtis 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.1 
CensusNettie Verona Greene and William John Samuel Curtis 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.5 
Death*Nettie Verona Greene died on 15 March 1952 at Granite Falls, Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 60; in a Lenoir hospital; buried at Mulberry Baptist Church Cemetery.2,3 

Family

William John Samuel Curtis b. 6 Sep 1884, d. 14 Dec 1960
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  2. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 39, page 66.
  3. [S1605] Bureau of Vital Statistics and North Carolina State Archives North Carolina State Board of Health, North Carolina Death Certificates.
  4. [S1947] Watauga County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Watauga County, North Carolina Marriage Register 1875-1911.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  6. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.

Thomas Franklin Curtis1

M, b. 9 October 1908, d. 2 March 1993
FatherWilliam John Samuel Curtis1 b. 6 Sep 1884, d. 14 Dec 1960
MotherNettie Verona Greene1 b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 Mar 1952
Last Edited17 Nov 2007
Birth*Thomas Franklin Curtis was born on 9 October 1908 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 13 May 1910 Patterson Twp., Caldwell, New Jersey, in the household of William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene; ED 65, sheet 13B, occupation teamster-lumber hauling, renting, married 6 years, 2 children, 1 living.2 
Marriage*Thomas Franklin Curtis married Leona Sinclair circa 1928 at North Carolina.3 
Census*Thomas Franklin Curtis and Leona Sinclair appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Hickory Twp., Catawba, North Carolina, ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, living with parents, 1 son.3 
Death*Thomas Franklin Curtis died on 2 March 1993 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 84.4 

Family

Leona Sinclair b. 1908
Children

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1910.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  4. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 80, page 91.
  5. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 29, page 281.

Ruth Elizabeth Curtis1

F, b. 18 October 1919
FatherWilliam John Samuel Curtis1 b. 6 Sep 1884, d. 14 Dec 1960
MotherNettie Verona Greene1 b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 Mar 1952
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Ruth Elizabeth Curtis was born on 18 October 1919 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, in the household of William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene; ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children and Frank's family.2 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Leona Sinclair1,2

F, b. 1908
Last Edited17 Nov 2007
Birth*Leona Sinclair was born in 1908 at North Carolina.1 
Married Name As of circa 1928,her married name was Curtis.1 
Marriage*She married Thomas Franklin Curtis, son of William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene, circa 1928 at North Carolina.1 
Census*Leona Sinclair and Thomas Franklin Curtis appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 at Hickory Twp., Catawba, North Carolina, ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, living with parents, 1 son.1 

Family

Thomas Franklin Curtis b. 9 Oct 1908, d. 2 Mar 1993
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  2. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records, name from Willie Eugene's birth record.
  3. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  4. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 29, page 281.

Willie Eugene Curtis1

M, b. 12 September 1929, d. 20 September 2000
FatherThomas Franklin Curtis1 b. 9 Oct 1908, d. 2 Mar 1993
MotherLeona Sinclair1 b. 1908
Last Edited17 Nov 2007
Birth*Willie Eugene Curtis was born on 12 September 1929 at Catawba, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusHe appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 Hickory Twp., Catawba, North Carolina, in the household of Thomas Franklin Curtis and Leona Sinclair; ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, living with parents, 1 son.2 
Death*Willie Eugene Curtis died on 20 September 2000 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 71.3 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.
  3. [S970] Caldwell County Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Death Records, Book 87, page 410.

Mary Sue Curtis1

F, b. 13 January 1928
FatherWilliam John Samuel Curtis1 b. 6 Sep 1884, d. 14 Dec 1960
MotherNettie Verona Greene1 b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 Mar 1952
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Mary Sue Curtis was born on 13 January 1928 at Catawba, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, in the household of William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene; ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children and Frank's family.2 

Citations

  1. [S974] North Carolina Dept. of Health & Human Services, North Carolina Birth Records.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1930.

Cathilene Curtis1

F, b. 1922
FatherWilliam John Samuel Curtis1 b. 6 Sep 1884, d. 14 Dec 1960
MotherNettie Verona Greene1 b. 31 May 1891, d. 15 Mar 1952
Last Edited17 Dec 2011
Birth*Cathilene Curtis was born in 1922 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 18 April 1930 Hickory, Catawba, North Carolina, in the household of William John Samuel Curtis and Nettie Verona Greene; ED 18, sheet 21B, occupation operator-cotton mill, renting-$4 month, 5 children and Frank's family.1 

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1930.