Aaron Gardner Curry

7 March 1876–13 February 1953 (Age 76)
Shelby, Illinois, United States

The Life of Aaron Gardner

When Aaron Gardner Curry was born on 7 March 1876, in Shelby, Illinois, United States, his father, William Langston Curry, was 37 and his mother, Permelia Hood, was 32. He married Lucinda Fuller on 22 December 1897, in Coles, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Tulare, Tulare, California, United States in 1930 and Tulare Judicial Township, Tulare, California, United States in 1940. He died on 13 February 1953, in Tulare, California, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Tulare, Tulare, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Aaron Gardner Curry
Lucinda Fuller
Marriage: 22 December 1897
Glen William Curry
Cornelia Curry
Lawrence James Curry
Jesse Edward Curry
Gladys Curry
Richard D Curry
Donald Curry

Spouse and Children

22 December 1897
Coles, Illinois, United States


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



    Mary Jeanette "Nettie" Curry



    Asa Douglas Curry


    Cynthia Ann Vaughn Curry



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World Events (8)

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 1

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 22

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Comhraidhe, ‘descendant of Comhraidhe’, a personal name of uncertain meaning.2 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corra ( see Corr ).3 Scottish and northern English: variant of Currie .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Aaron Curry, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Aaron G Crurry, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Aaron G Curry, "United States Census, 1920"

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