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Birth: Mar. 4, 1839
Robertson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jan. 15, 1872
Robertson County
Kentucky, USA

Aris B. was second son of Job and Margery Curtis enlisted in the Confederate Army. He participated in all of the skirmishes and battles of Murfeesboro and McMinnville, Tennessee. He was also with General Morgan on raids through Indiana and Ohio. He was captured in 1863 at Buffington Island, Ohio and was imprisoned until February 1864 when he took the oath of allegiance and returned home.
On August 2, 1866 Aris married Mary Ellen Mulliken (b. November 1845). They had four children: Anna Laura, William, Seth T., and Aris L. Aris Boneparte Curtis was of medium build and wore a mustache. He was a good carpenter. He made a wooden pad lock that was used on D. H. Hildreth's meat house until the 1930s when it was placed in the museum at Blue Licks State Park. He died of cancer a few weeks before his 33rd birthday. He served in Co. "F", 9th Regiment Kentucky Volunteer Cavalry, C.S.A. along with his brother, Seth Thomas Curtis. This regiment was also called the 4th Kentucky Mounted Rifles. After it was organized the 9th Regiment was assigned to the Second Brigade of General John Hunt Morgan's division of Cavalry.  
 
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 Parents:
  Job Curtis (1797 - 1858)
  Margery Waring Compton/Wheatley Curtis (1798 - 1880)
 
 Children:
  Anna Laura Curtis Martin Plummer (1867 - 1902)*
  William Job Curtis (1868 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Salathiel Curtis (1834 - 1917)*
  Aris Boneparte Curtis (1839 - 1872)
  Seth Thomas Curtis (1841 - 1863)*
  Francis Edwin Curtis (1845 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Old Piles Cemetery (Chamberlin),
Robertson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Cheryl Behrend
Originally Created by: David L. Bush
Record added: Jan 25, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10370741
 

Thank you for your service!
- Linda Mac
 Added: Aug. 30, 2014
Thank you Sir, for your service and sacrifice for the Confederate cause.
- David L. Bush
 Added: Jan. 25, 2005
 
 
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