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James Douthit Curtis
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1816
Buncombe County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Jun. 10, 1904
Clay County
North Carolina, USA

Obituary, reprinted in the Cherokee Scout & Clay County Progress on Wednesday, November 27, 1974:
Clay County Courier published on Friday, June 17, 1904: James D. Curtis died at his home near this place last Fridayat 6:00 P.M., age 87 years 7 mos. and 19 days. He was born in Buncombe Co., Oct 21, 1816.

He came to this country with his father, Rev Amos Curtis, aboutthe year 1836 and has lived within a few miles from that place from that timeuntil his death. He married a sister to the Editor of this paper, Dec 24th, 1839, whose name was Clarissa H Sanderson. Mrs Curtis died about 16 years ago.He had been a member of M.E. Church South and was perhaps the oldest Mason. His remains were laid beside the side of his companion at the Cemetery of the Methodist Church Sunday A.M." 
 
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 Parents:
  Amos Curtis (1782 - 1866)
 
 Spouse:
  Clarissa Harlowe Sanderson Curtis (1820 - 1888)
 
 Siblings:
  Watson Curtis (1814 - 1900)*
  James Douthit Curtis (1816 - 1904)
  Nancy Caroline Curtis Ledford (1818 - 1901)*
  Amos Wesley Curtis (1824 - 1884)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
First United Methodist Church Cemetery
Hayesville
Clay County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Jan 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46903840
James Douthit Curtis
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