Mary Eliza Haws

26 December 1837–26 July 1875 (Age 37)
Morgan, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Eliza

When Mary Eliza Haws was born on 26 December 1837, in Morgan, Illinois, United States, her father, Elijah Haws, was 33 and her mother, Catharine Floyd Pease, was 30. She married Hyrum Curtis on 4 October 1859, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States in 1850 and Cache, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 26 July 1875, in Newton, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 37, and was buried in Newton, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hyrum Curtis
Mary Eliza Haws
Marriage: 4 October 1859
Mary Eliza Cinderella Curtis
Leona Odessa Curtis
Elizabeth Rosabell Curtis
Hyrum Lysander Curtis
Jason Leander Curtis
Lois Ann Curtis
William Foster Curtis

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 October 1859Provo, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


    +2 More Children

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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 10
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 11
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

    Name Meaning

    Possibly an altered form of Haas .English (East Anglia): variant of Hawes .

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

    Possible Related Names


    Story Highlight


    MARY ELIZA HAWS 1837 – 1875 Mary or Mary Eliza Haws was born 26 December 1837 in Morgan County, Illinois. She was the seventh child of Elijah and Catherine Floyd Pease Haws or Hawes. Mary's siblings …

    Sources (38)

    • Mary Eliza Haws in entry for Elizabeth Rosabell Haskell, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary E Curtis in household of Hyram Curtis, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Eliza Haws in entry for Jason Leander Curtis, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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