Roland Curtin

Roland Curtin

Birth
Inagh, County Clare, Ireland
Death 8 Nov 1850 (aged 85–86)
Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA
Plot Section 16 - Block 11 - Plot 23 - South Side - (no Lot #)
Memorial ID 31775475 · View Source
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Roland Curtin was the son of Augustine and Mary O'Loughlin) Curtin. Margery (Gregg) Curtin was his 1st wife. They were married November 25, 1800. Margery died January 15, 1813. Jane (Gregg) Curtin was his 2nd wife. They were married September 15, 1814. Jane died February 20, 1854. Roland was an ironmaster.

--He was "educated in Paris, France, where he narrowly escaped the guillotine during the Reign of Terror." He arrived in Philadelphia in 1793, settled in Philipsburg, Pennsylvania and in 1799 moved to Bellefonte.

Linn, John Blair
History of Centre and Clinton Counties, Pennsylvania, c1883
Biography of Roland Curtin, Sr.

Eggert, Gerald
Making Iron on the Bald Eagle: Roland Curtain's Ironworks and Workers' Community, c2000


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"Roland Curtin
1764 - 1850
A native of Ireland
and for 52 years a
citizen of Centre Co."


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  • Created by: MaryJane Haight-Eckert
  • Added: 28 Nov 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 31775475
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Roland Curtin (1764–8 Nov 1850), Find a Grave Memorial no. 31775475, citing Union Cemetery, Bellefonte, Centre County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by MaryJane Haight-Eckert (contributor 46560908) .