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Charles Hershel Curtis
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Birth: Feb. 17, 1875
Manchester
Scott County
Illinois, USA
Death: Nov. 30, 1941
Jacksonville
Morgan County
Illinois, USA

The Roodhouse Record, December 4, 1941 P1 C5
NATIVE OF MANCHESTER DIES IN JACKSONVILLE
Charles H. Curtis, 66, died early Sunday morning Nov. 30, at his home 928 Goltra Avenue, Jacksonville. He was found dead in his bed at 9 o'clock by his wife and son Kenneth. Death was due to a heart attack.
Mr. Curtis was born near Manchester Feb. 7, 1875, a son of Frank and Martha Curtis. He was a farmer by occupation, moving to Jacksonville 25 years ago. He was married August 11, 1895, to Mary Greenwood.
Surviving are his wife and eight children: Mrs. Ralph Spencer of Roodhouse; Harry Curtis of Murrayville; Mrs. Floyd Cox, and Howard, Kenneth and Russell Curtis, all of Jacksonville and community; Mrs. Harry Grossman of Columbia, S. Carolina, and John Curtis of Springfield. He also leaves eleven grandchildren; one brother Joe Curtis, and one sister Mrs. Claire McQuown, both residing near Xenia, Ohio. 
 
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 Parents:
  Frank Curtis (1854 - 1918)
  Martha E Story Curtis (1853 - 1912)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ann Greenwood Curtis (1876 - 1955)
 
 Children:
  Edna Lois Curtis Spencer (1896 - 1982)*
  Harry Lorenzo Curtis (1898 - 1968)*
  Howard Richard Curtis (1900 - 1982)*
  Kenneth Eugene Curtis (1906 - 1967)*
  John Franklin Curtis (1908 - 1995)*
  Charles Russel Curtis (1910 - 1978)*
  Mary Jane Curtis Blahut (1916 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Hershel Curtis (1875 - 1941)
  Samuel Barclay Curtis (1877 - 1893)*
  James F Curtis (1879 - 1879)*
  Fannie B Curtis (1883 - 1883)*
  Homer Curtis (1886 - 1886)*
  Joab Curtis (1888 - 1952)*
  Julia T Curtis McQuown (1890 - 1974)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
New Manchester Cemetery
Manchester
Scott County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Cheryl Behrend
Record added: Jun 30, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7640633
Charles Hershel Curtis
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
 
Charles Hershel Curtis
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