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Eliza Jane Balch Curlee
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Birth: May 22, 1831
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 7, 1927
Jasper County
Missouri, USA

Wife of John Curlee (Deceased).

Daughter of James Balch, bp. Wales & Mollie (Sawyer) Balch, bp. Carolina.

Eliza died at her home at 3:30 p.m. from Shock and Pain from a Fractured Limb. She broke it on Feb. 1, 1927.
Missouri Death Certificate

Eliza Jane Balch Curlee
22 May 1831 ~ 07 February 1927

Joplin Globe,
Tuesday, February 8, 1927. Pg. 2; 2 of 10.


Carthage, Mo.. Feb. 7. Mrs. Eliza Jane Curlee, 95 years old, a resident of Reeds and vicinity thirty years, died at 3:30 o'clock this afternoon at her home northeast of Reeds.

She was born May 22, 1831 in Indiana, and came to Reeds thirty years ago from Greenville, Ill., where she was married to John Curlee.

She was a member of the First Christian church of Reeds.

Surviving Mrs. Curlee are two step-daughters, Mrs. Hattie Morrow of Cotter, Ark., and Mrs. Lucy Clendenin of Tulsa, Okla.; a stepson, Joe Curlee of Cotter, Ark.; a sister, Mrs. Hattie Sapp of Grenville, Ill., and nine grandchildren, Mrs. Ray Tindall of Galena, Fred McCollums of Olathe, Kan., George Musgrave of Reeds, Clara Musgrave of Picher, John and Joe Curlee of Carthage, Louis Curlee of Joplln, Mrs. Louise Allumbaugh of Reeds, and Mrs. Era Smith, also of Reeds.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete, awaiting word from relatives.

Note: Grenville, Ill. above is the way it's spelled.

Obit courtesy of Orlena

Family links: 
  Carrie M Henry Musgrave (1857 - 1913)*
*Calculated relationship
Center Cemetery
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Maintained by: NJBrewer
Originally Created by: Jody
Record added: Feb 03, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24354508
Eliza Jane <i>Balch</i> Curlee
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 Added: Feb. 3, 2008

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