James Curfew

29 March 1855–28 April 1948 (Age 93)
Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of James

When James Curfew was born on 29 March 1855, in Philadelphia Monthly Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Richard Curfew, was 32 and his mother, Agnes Hamilton, was 36. He married Lois Stoddard on 25 December 1890, in Piute, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Salt Lake City Ward 3, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910 and Aurora Election Precinct, Sevier, Utah, United States in 1940. His occupation is listed as farming & stockraising in Aurora, Sevier, Utah, United States. He died on 28 April 1948, in Aurora, Sevier, Utah, United States, at the age of 93, and was buried in Aurora, Sevier, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Curfew
Lois Stoddard
Marriage: 25 December 1890
Ida May Curfew
Miles Stoddard Curfew
Franklin R Curfew
Leroy Curfew
Inez Marie Curfew
Agnes Martha Curfew
James Leland Curfew

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1890Piute, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 8
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1863 · Battle of Gettysburg
    Age 8
    The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 26
    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.

    Name Meaning

    Norman, English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French curlu, curleiu ‘curlew’ (Old French corlieu).

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Story Highlight

    Part I: Childhood Memories of Inez Marie Curfew Mason

    Part I Childhood Memories of Inez Marie Curfew Mason On February 5, 1899 in Reed, Beaver County, Utah, I was born; a small baby girl with grown eyes and long dark hair. Mother told me she had to cut …

    Sources (43)

    • James Curfew en el registro de Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • James Curfew, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • James Curfew, "Utah, County Marriages, 1871-1941"

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