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.

Photos & Memories (1)

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Aaron Gardner Curry
1876–1953
Lucinda Fuller
1878–1965
Marriage: 22 December 1897
Glen William Curry
1899–1976
Cornelia Curry
1902–
Lawrence James Curry
1903–1975
Jesse Edward Curry
1906–1989
Gladys Curry
1911–
Richard D Curry
1913–1995
Donald Curry
1915–1991

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1897
Coles, Illinois, United States
children

(7)

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Mary Jeanette "Nettie" Curry

    Female1862–1935Female

    Male1864–1938Male

    Asa Douglas Curry

    Male1866–1945Male

    Cynthia Ann Vaughn Curry

    Female1868–1930Female

    Female1871–1883Female

+7 More Children

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

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

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.