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Roberta J Lowery Curtis
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Birth: Apr., 1843
Alabama, USA
Death: Dec. 10, 1914
Birmingham
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA

Roberta J. (probably Jane) Lowery Curtis was the daughter of Robert and Matilda Russell Lowery. She married James M. Curtis in 1865 in Lawrence County, AL. The couple resided at what is known locally as the "Curtis Wells" community in Morgan County, AL. After her husband's death in 1908, it is believed that she went to live with her children in Birmingham. She died in Birmingham in 1914 at the home of her daughter, Carrie Curtis Windham, and her death certificate states that she was buried in Decatur, Alabama.

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OBITUARY
DECATUR DAILY December 11, 1914

Mrs. J. M. Curtis, formerly of Curtis Wells, died of pneumonia last night at Birmingham at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Windham. The deceased was about 71 years old and was the widow of Rev. Mr. Curtis, a minister of the Christian Church who preceded her to the grave about five years ago. Burial will take place on tomorrow.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Matilda Russell Lowery (1816 - 1863)
 
 Spouse:
  James M. Curtis (1841 - 1908)
 
 Children:
  Carrie Curtis Windham (1865 - 1917)*
  Walter G. Curtis (1870 - 1907)*
  Lela Inez Curtis Murphy (1875 - 1963)*
  Ella A. Curtis Wilkerson (1879 - 1894)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Curtis Family Cemetery
Decatur
Morgan County
Alabama, USA
 
Created by: C. R. Lane
Record added: Oct 07, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42803232
 

How sad that your resting place has been disturbed, but may your soul have peace in joy in your life in Heaven.
- C. R. Lane
 Added: Feb. 17, 2010
 
 
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