Ailsey Alice Curry

5 December 1794–23 November 1859 (Age 64)
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Ailsey Alice

When Ailsey Alice Curry was born on 5 December 1794, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, her father, Isaac Curry, was 32 and her mother, Rhoda Grisham, was 29. She married Joseph Austen on 12 January 1818, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 23 November 1859, in Henry, Indiana, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in New Lisbon, Dudley Township, Henry, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Austen
1796–1838
Ailsey Alice Curry
1794–1859
Marriage: 12 January 1818
Austin
1818–
Austin
1820–
Rebecca Austin
1821–1903
Austin
1822–
Austin
1824–
Austin
1826–
Austin
1828–
Austin
1830–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 January 1818
Jefferson, Tennessee, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 6

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.
1803

Age 9

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 18

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

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)

  • Alice Austin Bradway, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ailsey (Unknown) Curry, "Tennessee State Marriage Index, 1780-2002"
  • Ailsey Curry, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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