Shubael Curtiss

1781–3 October 1845 (Age 64)
Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States

The Life Summary of Shubael

When Shubael Curtiss was born in 1781, in Farmington, Hartford, Connecticut, United States, his father, Amos Curtis, was 29 and his mother, Mabel Squire, was 27. He married Polly Penfield on 11 August 1801. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. He died on 3 October 1845, in Hartford, Connecticut, United States, at the age of 64.

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Shubael Curtiss
Polly Penfield
Marriage: 11 August 1801
Mary Curtiss
Eunice Curtiss
Andrew Curtiss
William Curtiss
William Amos Curtiss
Charlotte Curtis
Adaline Curtiss
Harriet Curtiss
Julia Ann Curtiss
Emmeline Lucretia Curtiss
Electa Curtiss

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World Events (8)

1781 · The First Constitution
Age 0
Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold
Age 0
The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
Age 19
While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Curtis .

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

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