New York, USA
George W. Curtis was born in 1842 in New York. The son of Albert and Phoebe Smith Curtis.
The 1850 Census shows him living in Ingham Township with his parents and grandmother and 4 siblings.
Albert Curtis (1809-1854)
Phoebe Curtis ( 1812-1858)
Abigail Curtis (1774-1858)
Leander S. Curtis (1836 - 1862)
George W. Curtis (1842-1890)
Benjamin F. Curtis (1844 - 1863)
James H Curtis (1844 - 1865)
William Howell Curtis (1849 - 1928)
Another sister was born after 1850.
Mary A. Curtis Whiting (1854 - 1921)
George married Emily Witman of Leslie.
The 1880 Censes shows him in Wheatfield Township his wife Emily and 2 children
George W. Curtis Age 38
Emily Curtis Age 38
George H. Curtis Age 12
Minnie Curtis Age 9
George died 1890. He was buried in Howard Cemetery, Ingham Township, Ingham County, Michigan. Cause of Death:Consumption.
His daughter Minnie died two months later 4-14-1890.
PLEASE NOTE: On 11-19-1913. 23 years after they had been buried in the Howard Cemetery George W. and Minnie were removed to Maple Grove Cemetery in Mason, Michigan and reburied on a plot where on 11-5-1923 Emily was buried. On 6-14-1941 George H. was also buried there. 4-10-1944 his wife Nettie C. also was laid to rest there.
Albert Curtis (1809 - 1854)
Phoebe Smith Curtis (1812 - 1895)
Emily Frances Wortman Porter (1842 - 1923)
Minnie Curtis (1871 - 1890)*
Leander S. Curtis (1836 - 1862)*
Charlotte Curtis (1838 - 1839)*
George W. Curtis (1841 - 1890)
Benjamin F. Curtis (1844 - 1863)*
James H Curtis (1844 - 1865)*
William Howell Curtis (1849 - 1928)*
Mary A. Curtis Whiting (1854 - 1921)*
Created by: Connie West Stewart
Record added: Dec 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81798418