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Charles Curtis

Ancestry of
Charles Curtis

31st U.S. Vice-President


    William Curtis

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    • Grandfather of Charles Curtis — 3rd Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • 22 Dec 1800 
    • Birth Location:
    • prob. Albany County, New York 
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    • Death Date:
    • 3 Mar 1873 
    • Death Location:
    • North Topeka, Topeka, Shawnee, Kansas 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • 21 Oct 1828 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Eugene, Vermillion, Indiana 
    • Notes: 
    • In 1994, Lee Christensen published a copy of his manuscript detailing the evidence he had to support the theory that William Curtis was the son of Thomas Curtis and Eunice Peet. He sent about 7 copies of this document to various libraries around the country. Any research regarding the parentage of William Curtis should consult this manuscript first.

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  • Sources for William Curtis

    • 1 Federal Census, KS, Shawnee County, 1870, Topeka Ward 1, p. 51, Image 51 of 64.
    • 3 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).
    • 4 Day, Edward Warren, One Thousand Years of Hubbard History 866 to 1895, New York: Published by Harlan Page Hubbard (1895), 237.
    • 6 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), 26-27, 34.