Raymond Barker Curtis

31 May 1886–8 January 1957 (Age 70)
Newton, Cache, Utah, United States

The Life Summary of Raymond Barker

When Raymond Barker Curtis was born on 31 May 1886, in Newton, Cache, Utah, United States, his father, Nahum Bemis Curtis, was 22 and his mother, Annie Dermott Barker, was 20. He married Martha Little Bevan on 18 February 1916, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Driggs Election Precinct, Teton, Idaho, United States in 1940 and World for about 5 years. He died on 8 January 1957, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Victor, Teton, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Raymond Barker Curtis
1886–1957
Martha Little Bevan
1894–1922
Marriage: 18 February 1916
Leah Curtis
1918–2009
Warren Dale Curtis
1919–1986
June Curtis
1922–1990

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    18 February 1916Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (3)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1889
    Age 3
    Historical Boundaries 1889: Bingham, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Bingham, Idaho, United States 1904: Fremont, Idaho, United States 1913: Madison, Idaho, United States 1915: Teton, Idaho, United States
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 4
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 20
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for a refined person, sometimes perhaps given ironically, from Middle English, Old French courteis, courtois, curtis ‘courtly, refined, urbane’ (derivative of Old French court; see Court 1).

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

    Possible Related Names

    Curtiss
    Curtice
    Court

    Story Highlight

    My Grandpa Raymond by Lynn RAYMOND Curtis

    I always felt that I had a special connection to my Grandpa because I was named after him. Although he died when I was 7 years old, and I don't have many direct memories, I was impressed by several h …

    Sources (35)

    • Raymond Barker Curtis in entry for June Curtis, "Arizona, Birth Certificates and Indexes, 1855-1930"
    • Ray Barker Curtis, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Ray B. Curtis, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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