Alfred Ross "Fred" Curran

Male16 June 1880–6 June 1932

Brief Life History of Alfred Ross "Fred"

When Alfred Ross "Fred" Curran was born on 16 June 1880, in Minneapolis, Ottawa, Kansas, United States, his father, John Harrison Curran, was 29 and his mother, Katherine Sophia Brown, was 16. He married Ethel Lenora Branson on 21 April 1903, in Eagle, Eagle, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Parachute, Garfield, Colorado, United States in 1920. He died on 6 June 1932, in Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Duchesne City Cemetery, Duchesne, Duchesne, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Ross "Fred" Curran
Ethel Lenora Branson
Marriage: 21 April 1903
William Aubrey Curran
Ilene Curran
Lawrence Ross Curran
Elmer Roy Curran
Ida Katherine Curran
Ellsworth Boyd Curran
Edith Ailene Curran Mcmillan
Ethel Melba Curran
Claude Ernest Curran

Sources (8)

  • Alfred Curren, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Alfred R Curran, "Colorado Statewide Marriage Index, 1853-2006"
  • Alfred Ross Curran, "United States World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 April 1903Eagle, Eagle, Colorado, United States
  • Children (9)

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    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · Denver becomes State Capitol

    Age 1

    On Nov 8 1881, Denver becomes the state capitol, due to an economic boom the city experienced in the 1880s.


    Age 5

    Historical Boundaries: 1885: Garfield, Colorado, United States

    1896 · Utah Becomes a State

    Age 16

    After three prior attempts to become a state, the United States Congress accepted Utah into the Union on one condition. This condition was that the new state rewrite their constitution to say that all forms of polygamy were banned. The territory agreed, and Utah became a state on January 4, 1896.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, John Patrick, Siobhan, Aisling, Bridie, Caitlin, James Patrick, Keelin, Liam, Seamus, Shamrock, Tadhg.

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Corráin or Ó Corraidhín ‘descendant of Corraidhín’, a personal name from a diminutive of corradh ‘spear’. Compare Corr .

    Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic from Mac Corraidhín, ‘son of Corraidhín’, with the same personal name as 1 above. According to Woulfe, this family was a branch of the Uí Fhiachrach, who originated in Sligo but were predominantly located in Leitrim by the end of the 16th century.

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

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