Exum Lewis Curl

8 February 1802–4 February 1865 (Age 63)
Rocky Mount, Nash, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Exum Lewis

When Exum Lewis Curl was born on 8 February 1802, in Rocky Mount, Nash, North Carolina, United States, his father, Lewis Curl, was 52 and his mother, Sophia Westray, was 51. He had at least 1 son and 5 daughters with Nancy Curle. He lived in Dortches, Nash, North Carolina, United States in 1860. He died on 4 February 1865, in Nash, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Nash, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Exum Lewis Curl
1802–1865
Nancy Curle
1796–1863
Sophia Elizabeth Curl
1823–1824
Saluda P. Curl
1825–1902
Ann Curl
1827–1827
Polly Ann Curl
1828–
Francis Montgomery Burrows Curl
1830–1861
Virginia L. D. Curl
1832–1901

Spouse and Children

    Male1802–1865Male

    Nancy Curle

    Female1796–1863Female

children

(6)

    Sophia Elizabeth Curl

    Female1823–1824Female

    Saluda P. Curl

    Female1825–1902Female

    Ann Curl

    Female1827–1827Female

    Polly Ann Curl

    Female1828–Female

    Francis Montgomery Burrows Curl

    Male1830–1861Male

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

    Male1802–1865Male

    Axum S Curl

    MaleMale

    Mary Curl

    FemaleFemale

World Events (8)

1803

Age 1

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1804 · Walton War

Age 2

The Walton War was a border dispute between Georgia and North Carolina, when Georgia established Walton County. The main piece of land being fought over was called the Orphan Strip and was located between North Carolina and Georgia. It started in 1804 and became part of the War of 1812 and lasted until 1818.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 17

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: nickname for a man with curly hair, from Middle English crull(e), curl(e) ‘curly (hair)’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Exum L Curl in household of F M B Curl, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Exum L Curl, "North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"
  • Exum Lewis Curl, "Find A Grave Index"

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