Isaac Curry

25 November 1762–13 March 1846 (Age 83)
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States

The Life of Isaac

When Isaac Curry was born on 25 November 1762, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States, his father, LT James Curry, was 23 and his mother, Margaret Garner, was 19. He married Rhoda Grisham on 24 March 1785, in Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 13 March 1846, in Shelby, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Isaac Curry
1762–1846
Rhoda Grisham
1765–1846
Marriage: 24 March 1785
Isaac T Curry Jr
1781–1856
Peggy Curry
1797–
John Curry Sr
1785–1861
Laban Thomas Curry
1789–1843
Henry Curry
1789–1860
Anna Curry
1789–1880
James E. Curry
1791–1846
George Curry
1792–1829
Catherine Curry
1793–1880
Thomas Gresham Curry
1793–1858
Ailsey Alice Curry
1794–1859
Elizabeth Curry
1795–1857
Leah Curry
1796–
Nathan Curry Sr
1797–1844
Margaret Peggy Curry
1808–1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
24 March 1785
Pittsylvania, Virginia, United States
children

(15)

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1776

Age 14

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1780 · Richmond Becomes the Capital

Age 18

On April 18, 1780 Richmond became the capital of Virginia. It was the temporary capital from 1780-1788.
1786 · Shays' Rebellion

Age 24

Caused by war veteran Daniel Shays, Shays' Rebellion was to protest economic and civil rights injustices that he and other farmers were seeing after the Revolutionary War. Because of the Rebellion it opened the eyes of the governing officials that the Articles of Confederation needed a reform. The Rebellion served as a guardrail when helping reform the United States Constitution.

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)

  • Isaac Curry, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Isaac Curry, "Virginia Marriages, 1785-1940"
  • Isaac Curry, "Find A Grave Index"

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