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Curtis King
Birth: 1783
Death: Jul. 7, 1863
Chillicothe
Wapello County
Iowa, USA

Civil War Union Army Soldier. During the Civil War, he was the oldest recorded man to serve in the Union Army, being mustered in at the age of 80 on November 9, 1862 as a Private in Company C, 37th Iowa Volunteer Infantry. He served until he was honorably mustered out on March 20, 1863, and passed away later in the year. 
 
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 Spouse:
  Matilda Sharpe King (1824 - 1865)*
 
 Children:
  George Washington King (1851 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Curtis King Historical Site
Chillicothe
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Tom Denardo
Record added: Jul 07, 2003
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Curtis King
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Curtis King
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