|Birth: ||Feb. 3, 1835|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 1928|
Fourth Virginia Cavalry
The son of Thomas and Jane Lewis Curd earned his Medical Degree from the Medical College of Virginia in 1860. In 1861, he enlisted in the Goochland Light Artillery. In November of that year, he was appointed Assistant Surgeon and detailed to the General Hospital in Lewisburg. In March of 1862, he enlisted with Company F of the Fourth Virginia Cavalry. In June of that year, he married Maria Louise Harris. September brought a Certificate of Disability for chronic asthma that ended his military career. In 1863, as a private citizen, he arrested and delivered seven deserters to the enlisting officer at Goochland. After the War, he farmed in Goochland. Before 1880, he had moved to Richmond to practice medicine. By 1889, he was a member of the Richmond Board of Health. He continued to practice medicine and was involved with a Confederate Veterans group. After being widowed, he practiced in Gordonsville until 1911 when he was asked to be the Physician-in-charge of the Smallpox Hospital in Henrico county. He returned to Gordonville, but died at Richmond.
From: Hambrecht, F.T. & Koste, J.L., Biographical register of physicians who served the Confederacy in a medical capacity. 02/24/2012. Unpublished database.
Mary Curd West (1841 - 1962)*
Jean Curd Hewitt (1865 - 1948)*
Note: , Date Of Burial :, Confederate Soldier State : Virginia Regiment : 4th Company : F, Ref: Cemetery Records
Plot: Section: 23 Lot: 147
Created by: George Seitz
Record added: Jul 30, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 11448363