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Watson Curtis
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Birth: Nov. 12, 1814
Death: Jan. 8, 1900

Appointed deputy sheriff before this county was cut off from Cherokee, and was elected the first sheriff of Clay County at its organization. He served as deputy and high sheriff for eleven years, and as county treasurer for four years. Also for several years he filled the office of treasurer of the Masonic fraternity. Brother Curtis professed religion and joined the Methodist Church whenquite a young man. He was recording steward of this, then the Fort Hembree circuit, for several years. Watson Curtis served as enrolling officer (bio by: Elizabeth Olmstead) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Amos Curtis (1782 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Malinda E. Curtis (1822 - 1864)*
 
 Children:
  William Jeptha Curtis (1844 - 1917)*
  Columbus Nelson Curtis (1846 - 1897)*
  John Madison Curtis (1848 - 1870)*
  Amos Manson Curtis (1852 - 1917)*
  Julius Estes Curtis (1857 - 1919)*
 
 Siblings:
  Watson Curtis (1814 - 1900)
  James Douthit Curtis (1816 - 1904)*
  Nancy Caroline Curtis Ledford (1818 - 1901)*
  Amos Wesley Curtis (1824 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First United Methodist Church Cemetery
Hayesville
Clay County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Chuck Garland
Record added: Jan 21, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24082180
Watson Curtis
Added by: Chuck Garland
 
Watson Curtis
Added by: Chuck Garland
 
Watson Curtis
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Added by: Rose Ford
 
 
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- Elizabeth Olmstead
 Added: Jan. 20, 2010
 
 
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