Sarah Cottrell1

F, b. circa 1812, d. 15 October 1898
FatherWilliam Wallace Cottrell Sr.1 b. 1779, d. c 1862
MotherLucy Day1 b. 1781, d. c 1863
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     Sarah Cottrell was born circa 1812 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1 As of 2 January 1832,her married name was Coffey.1,2 She married Wellborn Coffey on 2 January 1832 at Wilkes, North Carolina; Gilliam Coffey, bondsman.1,2 Sarah Cottrell died on 15 October 1898.1

Family

Wellborn Coffey b. 14 May 1807, d. 25 Nov 1897

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.
  2. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Bond no. 000164652.

Wellborn Coffey1,2

M, b. 14 May 1807, d. 25 November 1897
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     Wellborn Coffey was born on 14 May 1807.1,2 He married Sarah Cottrell, daughter of William Wallace Cottrell Sr. and Lucy Day, on 2 January 1832 at Wilkes, North Carolina; Gilliam Coffey, bondsman.1,2 Wellborn Coffey died on 25 November 1897 at age 90.1,2

Family

Sarah Cottrell b. c 1812, d. 15 Oct 1898

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.
  2. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Bond no. 000164652.

William Cottrell Jr.1

M, b. 29 August 1813, d. 2 March 1885
FatherWilliam Wallace Cottrell Sr.1 b. 1779, d. c 1862
MotherLucy Day1 b. 1781, d. c 1863
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     William Cottrell Jr. was born on 29 August 1813 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1 He married Susan Shearer on 6 March 1834 at Wilkes, North Carolina; alternate date is 6 March 1835.1 William Cottrell Jr. died on 2 March 1885 at age 71.1

Family

Susan Shearer b. 10 Dec 1818, d. 27 Jun 1896
Child

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.

Susan Shearer1

F, b. 10 December 1818, d. 27 June 1896
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     Susan Shearer was born on 10 December 1818; daughter of John Shearer and Mary Greene.1 As of 6 March 1834,her married name was Cottrell.1 She married William Cottrell Jr., son of William Wallace Cottrell Sr. and Lucy Day, on 6 March 1834 at Wilkes, North Carolina; alternate date is 6 March 1835.1 Susan Shearer died on 27 June 1896 at Caldwell, North Carolina, at age 77.1

Family

William Cottrell Jr. b. 29 Aug 1813, d. 2 Mar 1885
Child

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.

John Cottrell1

M, b. circa 1815
FatherWilliam Wallace Cottrell Sr.1 b. 1779, d. c 1862
MotherLucy Day1 b. 1781, d. c 1863
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     John Cottrell was born circa 1815 at Wilkes, North Carolina; said to have married Triplett and moved to Mississippi.1

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.

James Madison Cottrell1

M, b. 20 April 1818
FatherWilliam Wallace Cottrell Sr.1 b. 1779, d. c 1862
MotherLucy Day1 b. 1781, d. c 1863
Last Edited24 Aug 2005
     James Madison Cottrell was born on 20 April 1818 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1

Citations

  1. [S978] John O. Hawkins, "Cottrell Ancestral File (Hawkins)", Ancestral File.

Elizabeth Bumgarner1

F, b. 1846
Last Edited13 Aug 2008
     Elizabeth Bumgarner was born in 1846 at North Carolina; daughter of Henry and Milly Bomgarner.1 She appeared on the census of 10 July 1860 at Wilkesboro P.O., Upper Division, Wilkes, North Carolina, page 131, living with her parents and 3 siblings next to Church, Edmiston and Minton.1 As of 5 July 1866,her married name was Curtis.1,2 She married William Curtis, son of William Isaac Curtis and Elizabeth Almira (Mira) Cottrell, on 5 July 1866 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1,2

Family

William Curtis b. 1838

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  2. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868.

Anne Boone1,2

F, b. 26 July 1785, d. January 1876
Last Edited20 Jan 2006
     Anne Boone was born on 26 July 1785 at Burke, North Carolina; daughter of Jesse Boone (Daniel Boone's brother) and Sarah McMahan.1,2 As of 16 October 1804,her married name was Coffey.3 She married William Coffey on 16 October 1804 at Ashe, North Carolina.3,4 Anne Boone died in January 1876 at Mulberry Twp., Caldwell, California, at age 90.1

Family

William Coffey b. 29 Nov 1782, d. 21 May 1839
Child

Citations

  1. [S33] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Ancestral File, AFN: RSWF-S5.
  2. [S961] Laurence H. Coffey, Thomas Coffey and His Descendants, pages 79-81.
  3. [S33] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Ancestral File, AFN: RSWF-R0.
  4. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, pages 79-81.

William Coffey1,2

M, b. 29 November 1782, d. 21 May 1839
Last Edited20 Jan 2006
     William Coffey was born on 29 November 1782 at Wilkes, North Carolina; son of Thomas Coffey and Sally Fields.1,3 He married Anne Boone on 16 October 1804 at Ashe, North Carolina.1,4 William Coffey died on 21 May 1839 at Wilkes, North Carolina, at age 56.1

Family

Anne Boone b. 26 Jul 1785, d. Jan 1876
Child

Citations

  1. [S33] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Ancestral File, AFN: RSWF-R0.
  2. [S961] Laurence H. Coffey, Thomas Coffey and His Descendants, pages 79-81.
  3. [S976] Laurence H. Coffey, Thomas Coffey and His Descendants, pages 79-81.
  4. [S969] Caldwell County, North Carolina Registrar of Deeds, Caldwell County Marriages, pages 79-81.

William Moreland1

M, b. between 1790 and 1800
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
     William Moreland was born between 1790 and 1800; no further information.1 He married Rose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis, daughter of Mary (Polly) Curtis, in July 1832 at Wilkes, North Carolina; Owen Merimon, bondsman, Edm Jones, witness.1

Family

Rose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis b. 1797, d. 1893
Children

Citations

  1. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Bond no. 000166680.
  2. [S1] Census of Population 1850.

Calvin Church1,2

M, b. 1833
Last Edited12 Aug 2008
     Calvin Church was born in 1833 at North Carolina.1,2 He married Susanna Curtis, daughter of William Isaac Curtis and Elizabeth Almira (Mira) Cottrell, on 24 February 1859 at Wilkes, North Carolina; by Amos Church, Justice of the Peace, witnessed by Isaac S. Call.1,2 Calvin Church appeared on the census of 29 June 1860 at Upper Division, Wilkes, North Carolina, page 160, occupation farmer, renting, no children at home.3 He began military service on 21 September 1862 at Wilkes, North Carolina, as a private, Company B, 26th Infantry Regiment North Carolina; note there is also a Calvin C. Church, who enlisted 12 June 1861 at Wilkes as a Lieutenant 1st class and resigned on 1 October 1861.4 He ended military service on 17 June 1865 at New York Harbor, Hart's Island, New York, New York; File does not include discharge information:

Hospitalized on 03 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA POW on 03 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA (Estimated day) Wounded on 03 July 1863 at Gettysburg, PA (Estimated day) Transferred on 17 July 1863 at David's Island, NY (And paroled) Exchanged on 16 September 1863 at City Point, VA Wounded on 05 May 1864 at Wilderness, VA (Or the 6th) Returned on 15 July 1864 (Estimated day) POW on 02 April 1865 at Hatcher's Run, VA Confined on 05 April 1865 at Hart's Island, NY Harbor (Estimated day) Took Oath of Allegiance on 17 June 1865 at Hart's Island, NY Harbor.4

Family

Susanna Curtis b. Sep 1842
Children

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.
  2. [S830] North Carolina Works Progress Administration, North Carolina Marriage Bonds, 1741-1868, Bond no. 000164586.
  3. [S1] Census of Population 1860.
  4. [S979] "Military Service Records of Calvin A. Church."
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1880.

Orvilla Moreland1

F, b. 1833
FatherWilliam Moreland1 b. bt 1790 - 1800
MotherRose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis1 b. 1797, d. 1893
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
     Orvilla Moreland was born in 1833 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1 She 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

Citations

  1. [S1] Census of Population 1850.

Martha Moreland1

F, b. 1836
FatherWilliam Moreland1 b. bt 1790 - 1800
MotherRose Anna (Rosannah) Curtis1 b. 1797, d. 1893
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
     Martha Moreland was born in 1836 at Wilkes, North Carolina.1 She 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 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 As of 13 August 1854,her married name was Story.2,3 Martha 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 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 Edited1 May 2014
     Joshua Curtis was born in January 1752 at Virginia.1 He married Lucy Davison on 3 February 1773 at Guilford, North Carolina.2,3 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.4 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.5 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 741.6 He 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 20.7 He 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 Joshua Curtis appeared on the personal property tax list of 1812 at Capt. Campbell's Militia Company, Davidson, Tennessee.8 He died circa February 1819 at Davidson, Tennessee; estate sale occurred on 4 March 1819.9 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 3/4.10

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, North Carolina Revolutionary War Records.
  5. [S1] Census of Population 1790.
  6. [S2268] Works Progress Administration, Land Records of Davidson County, Tennessee, 1788-1793, page 303 (page 160 in original deed book).
  7. [S2268] Works Progress Administration, Land Records of Davidson County, Tennessee, 1788-1793, page 314 (165 in original deed book).
  8. [S2270] Edyth Rucker Whitley, Pioneers of Davidson County, Tennessee, page 38.
  9. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories, Volume Two, page 55, original book page 325.
  10. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories, page 55, original book page 325.
  11. [S2269] Helen C. & Timothy R. Marsh, Davidson County, Tennessee Wills & Inventories.

Amos Story1,2

M, b. 1834
Last Edited26 Aug 2005
     Amos Story was born in 1834 at North Carolina.1,2 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 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
     Luther Story was born in 1856 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 He 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
     Joshua Story was born on 4 July 1857 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 He 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
     Bessie Mae Curtis was born in December 1896 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 She 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 Bessie 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
     Ester Ruth Curtis was born in September 1898 at Caldwell, North Carolina.2 She 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 Ester 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
     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
     William John Samuel Curtis was born on 6 September 1884 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 He 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 William John Samuel Curtis married Nettie Verona Greene on 29 March 1904 at Watauga, North Carolina; by J.C. Miller.5,6 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 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 As of 12 September 1918, William John Samuel Curtis was also known as Sam William Curtis.2 He 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 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
     Lucy Anna Curtis was born on 24 July 1885 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 She 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 As of 20 December 1901,her married name was Mays.3 Lucy Anna Curtis married Alfred Burton Mays on 20 December 1901 at Caldwell, North Carolina.3 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 Lucy 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 Lucy 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 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
     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 He 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 Rufus Pedigrew Curtis married Haney Curtis, daughter of James Matthew Curtis and Alice Greene, on 27 September 1908 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5,6 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 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 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 He 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 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
     James Thomas Curtis was born on 2 August 1890 at Finley, Caldwell, North Carolina.3,2 He 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 James 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 James Thomas Curtis married Johnson Lula (Johnsie) Clark on 31 December 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5 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 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 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
     Joseph Alexander Curtis was born on 31 August 1893 at Finley, Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2,3 He 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 Joseph 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 Joseph Alexander Curtis married Julia Ann Harmon on 1 October 1916 at Caldwell, North Carolina.5 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 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 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 Joseph 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 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
     Bertram McKinley Curtis was born on 8 December 1898 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1,2 He 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 Bertram 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 Bertram 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 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
     Sarah R. (Lillian?) Curtis was born in October 1895 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 She 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 Sarah 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
     Haney Curtis was born on 23 December 1891 at Caldwell, North Carolina.1 As of 23 December 1891, Haney Curtis was also known as Rosa Ruehany Curtis.2,3,4 She married Rufus Pedigrew Curtis, son of James Monroe Curtis and Susan L. Curtis, on 27 September 1908 at Caldwell, North Carolina.2,3 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 Haney 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 Haney 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 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
     Anna E. Parks was born in May 1874 at Virginia.1,2 As of circa 1894,her married name was Coffey.1,2 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 Anna 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
     Carrie L. Coffey was born in October 1897 at Watauga, North Carolina.1 She 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.