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John Alexander Curry
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Birth: Aug. 31, 1832
Lancaster
Ontario, Canada
Death: Jun. 7, 1903
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA

From Obituary in Muskegon Chronicle (June 8, 1903)
John A. Curry was one of Muskegon's earliest pioneers.
In 1851, when 19 years of age, he came to Muskegon from Canada, making the circuitous journey of that time by way of Detroit to Battle Creek and then to Grand Rapids by stage.
Married Minerva Dill on April 24, 1855 (she was first white child born in Muskegon).
Millwright by trade.
He had 8 children. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Curry (1797 - 1875)
  Catharine Young Curry (1808 - 1875)
 
 Spouse:
  Minerva Dill Curry (1838 - 1913)
 
 Children:
  Mary E Curry Ritter (1859 - 1943)*
  Fred L Curry (1878 - 1898)*
 
 Siblings:
  Caroline Curry Farlinger (1823 - 1870)*
  Susan Curry McDonald (1824 - 1890)*
  Maria Curry Squires (1826 - 1893)*
  Daniel C. Curry (1828 - 1907)*
  John Alexander Curry (1832 - 1903)
  James Curry (1834 - 1855)*
  George Curry (1838 - 1900)*
  Solomon A. Curry (1840 - 1882)*
  Peter George Curry (1849 - 1926)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Unable to locate headstone in 2012
 
Burial:
Evergreen Cemetery
Muskegon
Muskegon County
Michigan, USA
Plot: 5-12-1
 
Maintained by: Cathy
Originally Created by: Laura Plummer Ranville
Record added: Aug 11, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95193105
John Alexander Curry
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John Alexander Curry
Added by: Cathy
 
John Alexander Curry
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Unable to find headstone for this person.
- majiqlady
 Added: May. 20, 2014
 
 
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