Newman J Curtis

24 July 1846–1848 (Age 1)
Ashland,, Kentucky, USA

The Life of Newman J

When Newman J Curtis was born on 24 July 1846, his father, Lyman Junnis Curtis, was 25 and his mother, Jennett Bennett, was 24. He died in 1848, at the age of 2.

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Lyman Junnis Curtis
Jennett Bennett
Newman J Curtis
Baby Boy Curtis
Carolyne Marie Curtis
Mary Lou Curtis
Catherine Smedley Curtis
George W. Curtis

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Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for a refined person, sometimes no doubt given ironically, from Old French, Middle English curteis, co(u)rtois ‘refined’, ‘accomplished’ (a derivative of Old French court, see Court 1).2 English: from Middle English curt ‘short’ + hose ‘leggings’, hence a nickname for a short person or one who wore short stockings. This nickname was borne by William the Conqueror's son Robert, but it is not clear whether it has given rise to any surnames.3 Altered form of French Courtois .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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