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James Curtis
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Birth: Jul. 14, 1848
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 30, 1933
Fulton County
Indiana, USA

Published in The Rochester News-Sentinel
Wednesday, May 31, 1933

James CURTIS, agd 85, died at his home one and one-half miles west of Akron on Road 14 at 3:30 o'clock Tuesday morning. Death was due to an infection which followed an attack of the influenza. The deceased had been ill for the past ten weeks.

Mr. Curtis was a life long resident of Fulton county. He was born July 14, 1841 on the farm where he died. His parents were Alexander and Matilda CURTIS. He followed the occupation of farming throughout his entire lifetime.

He was married to Dora DAVIS at Akron on November 11, 1871. Mr. Curtis was a member of the Methodist Church at Akron and of the Odd Fellows lodge also at Akron. He had been a member of the lodge for fifty years.

Survivors are the widow, son Judd CURTIS, Akron, a daughter, Mrs. Eva SCOTT, Akron, granddaughter, Mrs. Helen BABER, Roann, and two great-grandchildren, Justine [BABER] and Robert [BABER], Roann.

The funeral services will be held from the home Thursday at 2 p.m. with the Rrv. Clyde MILLER of Akron officiating. Burial will be made in the Odd Fellows cemetery at Akron.

SOURCE:
Fulton County Indiana Obituaries - 1933
by Jean C. and Wendell C. Tombaugh

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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Alexander Curtis (1816 - 1883)
  Matilda Wagoner Curtis (1808 - 1897)
 
 Spouse:
  Dora A. Davis Curtis (1853 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Justin Curtis (1872 - 1959)*
  Eva Curtis Scott (1873 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah Curtis Whittenberger (1838 - 1877)*
  Nancy E. Curtis Burns (1838 - 1912)*
  James M Curtis (1841 - 1845)*
  Frances M Curtis (1843 - 1863)*
  Alexander Curtis (1845 - 1869)*
  James Curtis (1848 - 1933)
  Mary M Curtis (1851 - 1854)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Akron IOOF Cemetery
Akron
Fulton County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Jim Curtis
Originally Created by: Susan Pratt Habermann
Record added: Jan 29, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64850999
 

 
 
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