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George Edgar Curtis
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Birth: Aug. 3, 1857
East Newport
Penobscot County
Maine, USA
Death: Jul. 16, 1936
Arcadia
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Son of
Dennis George Curtis and Drucella E Carr

Married Ella Louise Anna Graber
on 19 Oct 1887
in Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota.
Witnessed by:
his brother Frank W. Curtis, and,
her mother Mrs. Emily M. Graber.
[On that same day in Minneapolis, his brother
Walter Charles Curtis married
Frances Maude "Frankie" Woodward.]

George and Ella's marriage produced three children, but ended in divorce (probably in Spokane, 1909).

Married Frances Maude "Frankie" Woodward, widow of his brother, on 21 Jun 1911
in Hillyard, Spokane County, Washington.


Obituary: Arcadia Tribune, July 21, 1936
Curtis Funeral Services Held
Yesterday Afternoon

"Funeral services for George Curtis, 78, for the past 13 years a resident of Arcadia, who passed away last Thursday at St. Lukes's Hospital, were held yesterday afternoon from the Wee Kirk o' the Heather, Forest Lawn, Glendale, with the Arcadia Funeral Chapel in charge.

"At the time of his death, Curtis, who for 40 years was in the produce business, resided at 2314 S. Baldwin avenue in Arcadia.

"Born in East Portland, Me., on August 3, 1857, Curtis came to California in 1923, settling almost immediately in Arcadia.

"The deceased is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Helen Buck of Arcadia; one son, Stanley W. Curtis of Seattle; three grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

"Dr. N. Milo Fiske, pastor of the Arcadia Community Church, was in charge of the services."
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Records:
1860 Census - Newport, Penobscot, Maine
1870 Census - Orono, Penobscot, Maine
1880 Census - Orono, Penobscot, Maine
Occupation: works in mill
1886-1906 Minneapolis City Directories
1895 Minnesota Census -
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Occupation: grocery clerk
1900 Census -
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Occupation: salesman
1905 Minnesota Census -
Minneapolis, Hennepin, Minnesota
Occupation: salesman
1906-1917 Spokane City Directories
1910 Census - Spokane, Spokane, Washington
Occupation: salesman
1920 Census - Glenwood, Missoula, Montana
Occupation: wholesale produce
1927 Monrovia, California City Directory
1930 Census -
Santa Anita, Los Angeles, California
Occupation: laborer in dairy
1932 Alhambra City Directory (Temple City)
1935 Monrovia City Directory (Arcadia)

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Children of George Curtis and Ella Graber:
1. Edgar Franklin Curtis
(12 Aug 1888 - 11 May 1914)
2. Helen Grace Curtis
(21 Mar 1891 - 4 Sep 1976)
3. Stanley Walter Curtis
(8 Jun 1894 - 30 Aug 1988)

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Siblings:
George Edgar Curtis
(3 Aug 1857 - 16 Jul 1936)
Frank W Curtis
(20 Nov 1858 7 Mar 1929)
Walter Charles Curtis
(1863 13 Jan 1899)
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Dennis George Curtis (1828 - 1914)
  Drucella E Carr Curtis (1833 - 1924)
 
 Spouses:
  Ella Louisana Graber Curtis (1866 - 1933)
  Frances Maude Woodward Curtis (1864 - 1943)
 
 Children:
  Edgar Franklin Curtis (1888 - 1914)*
  Helen Grace Curtis Buck (1891 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Edgar Curtis (1857 - 1936)
  Frank W Curtis (1858 - 1929)*
  Walter Charles Curtis (1863 - 1899)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Glendale)
Glendale
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Vesperland Lot 376 Space 1
 
Created by: Carter Buck
Record added: Jun 10, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71101206
George Edgar Curtis
Added by: Carter Buck
 
George Edgar Curtis
Added by: Carter Buck
 
George Edgar Curtis
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