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Charles Curtis

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Charles Curtis

31st U.S. Vice-President


    Orren Arms Curtis

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    • Father of Charles Curtis — 2nd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 1 Jun 1829 
    • Birth Location:
    • Eugene, Vermillion, Indiana 
    • Christening Date:
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    • Christening Location:
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    • Death Date:
    • 28 Mar 1898 
    • Death Location:
    • Newkirk, Kay, Oklahoma 
    • Burial Date:
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    • Burial Location:
    • Curtis Family Cemetery, North Topeka, Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas 
    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1859 
    • Marriage Location:
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    • Notes: 
    • aka Captain “Jack” Curtis

  • Additional marriages for Orren Arms Curtis


    • Spouse:
    • Isabel Jane Quick
    • Marriage Date:
    • 1 Feb 1849
    • Marriage Location:
    • Vermillion County, Indiana

    • Spouse:
    • - - - - - - Hatch

    • Spouse:
    • Lucy Jay
    • Marriage Date:
    • BEF 1 Jul 1870

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  • Sources for Orren Arms Curtis

    • 1 Federal Census , KS, Shawnee County, 1880, Topeka, E.D. 2, p. 22, Image 22 of 35, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 2 Federal Census , KS, Shawnee County, 1870, Topeka Ward 1, p. 52, Image 52 of 64, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 3 Federal Census , IN, Vermillion County, 1850, Eugene, Image 14 of 28, Ancestry.com (Online Census Images).
    • 5 Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941 , Marriage record for Orren Curtis and Isabel Jane Quick, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 6 Kansas State Census Collection, 1855-1925 , 1895, Shawnee County, Topeka Ward 1, Image 90 of 347, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 7 Topeka Weekly Capital (Topeka, Kansas) , 01 APR 1898, p. 8, Obituary for Captain "Jack" Curtis, GenealogyBank.com.
    • 8 U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925 , 25 JUL 1924, Application for son Charles Curtis, Ancestry.com (Online Database).
    • 9 Christensen, Lee R. , The Curtis/Peet Ancestry of Charles Curtis, Vice-President of the United States, 04 March 192 9 - 03 March 1933 , Ellensburg, Washington: Manuscript (1993) .
    • 10 Edmunds, R. David , The New Warriors: Native American Leaders Since 1900 , Lincoln and London: University of Nebraska Press (2001) , 17.
    • 11 Martin, George W., ed. , Transactions of the Kansas State Historical Society, 1907-1908, Vol. X , Topeka, Kansas: State Printing Office (1908) , 358, Google Books (Digital Library).
    • 13 Seitz, Don C. , From Kaw Teepee to Capitol: The Life Story of Charles Curtis, Indian, Who Has Risen to High E state , New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company (1928) , 26-28, 33, Hathi Trust Digital Library.