Enoch Curtis

Brief Life History of Enoch

When Enoch Curtis was born on 29 March 1832, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, Enoch Curtis, was 45 and his mother, Abigail Appolona Karns, was 36. He married Rebecca Frances Gale on 20 February 1856, in Muskingum, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and Licking Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States for about 20 years. He died on 6 May 1910, in Nashport, Licking Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Irville Cemetery, Nashport, Muskingum, Ohio, United States.

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Enoch Curtis
Rebecca Frances Gale
Marriage: 20 February 1856
Acenitha Irena Curtis
Edwin S. Curtis
Julia Ellen Curtis
Frances Virginia Curtis
William Frederick Curtis
May Curtis
Allice Curtis
Harry Clyde Curtis

Sources (27)

  • Enoch Curtis, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Enoch Curtiz, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"
  • Enoch Curtis, "Ohio, Deaths, 1908-1953"

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a refined person, sometimes perhaps given ironically, from Middle English, Old French courteis, courtois, curtis ‘courtly, refined, urbane’ (derivative of Old French court; see Court 1).

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

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