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Margaretta Curtis Day
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Birth: Jul. 16, 1837
Virginia, USA
Death: Feb. 20, 1890
Illinois, USA

Daughter of James Foreman & Sarah Snedeker Curtis, wife of James Duncan Day, married August 29, 1854 in Scott County, Illinois

Unknown Greene Co. Newspaper 21 February 1890
Mrs. James Day, resident three miles north of Richwoods, died at her home Thursday afternoon after a somewhat protracted illness. The funeral sermon was preached at East Union church at 11 o'clock today, after which the remains were taken to Manchester for burial. Deceased leaves a large circle of friends who sympathize with the bereaved husband and children.

Unknown Greene Co. Newspaper 24 February 1890
Mrs. Margaretta Day died Thursday (20 Feb. 1890), fifty-two years, ten months and twenty-three days. Married James D. Day 28 Aug. 1854. Buried in Manchester cemetery.

Unknown Greene Co. Newspaper 26 February 1890
Mrs. James Day, wife of James Day, died at her home two miles north of here Tuesday, and was interred in the Manchester cemetery Friday. Mrs. Day has many friends in this locality who mourn her departure, but we know our loss is her gain. We extend our sympathy to the bereaved family. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Foreman Curtis (1812 - 1890)
  Sarah Snedeker Curtis (1814 - 1839)
 
 Spouse:
  James Duncan Day (1833 - 1921)*
 
 Children:
  Nancy J Day Miller (1855 - 1883)*
  Samuel Vinson Day (1856 - 1918)*
  James Douglas Day (1861 - 1940)*
  Thomas N Day (1863 - 1948)*
  William Foreman Day (1868 - 1946)*
  Minnie Day Campbell (1874 - 1958)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Jane Curtis Arendell (1834 - 1913)*
  Margaretta Curtis Day (1837 - 1890)
  Sarah Curtis (1840 - 1857)**
  Eliza Curtis Billings (1841 - 1927)**
  Maria Curtis Akers (1842 - 1910)**
  Sophia Curtis Whitney (1844 - 1886)**
  Cleonis S Curtis (1846 - 1926)**
  Adeline Curtis McMahan (1847 - 1922)**
  Charles Curtis (1849 - 1904)**
  Anna Leighton Curtis Blevins (1851 - 1930)**
  Nancy Curtis Freeman (1852 - 1876)**
  Frank Curtis (1854 - 1918)**
  Emily Curtis Brown (1856 - 1904)**
  Stephen A Douglas Curtis (1858 - 1935)**
  Reuben Curtis (1861 - 1862)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Old Manchester Cemetery
Manchester
Scott County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Cheryl Behrend
Record added: Jul 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7716940
Margaretta <i>Curtis</i> Day
Added by: Cheryl Behrend
 
 
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- Deborah Barber
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- Kimberley Terrill (inactive)
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