Joseph Curtis, Sr. (1644 - 1683) MP

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Birthplace: Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Death: Died in Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
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About Joseph Curtis, Sr.

Joseph Curtis was born 31 Mar 1644 and died 1683.

  • Parents: Thomas Curtis Born 1594, Essex, England and married in (?) to Elizabeth Salmon, born 1622 in Essex, England. Thomas died in Hatfield, Hampshire, MA in 1681 and Elizabeth died in Wethersfield, Hartford, CT. It was Thomas and Elizabeth who immigrated to America.


  1. on Feb 8 1674 to Mercy Deming, who married Joseph Wright 2nd. (Her father's will leaves a bequest to his "daughter Wright.")


  1. New England Marriages Prior to 1700. Clarence Almon Torrey, Elizabeth Petty Bentley. Page 198


  • James and Joseph Curtis are prob. the parties, who in 16__, were (with Thomas Hurlburt, Jr., and Thomas Wickham) sentenced by the Gen. Ct. to imprisonment during the court's pleasure, for agreeing to rob Richard Smith's watermelon patch, and not only stealing five melons, but afterwards boasting of it. (Donald Lines Jacobus, in Hale, House and Related Families)
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Joseph Curtis, Sr.'s Timeline

March 31, 1644
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
February 8, 1674
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut, United States
February 8, 1674
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
March 10, 1674
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
Age 29
January 10, 1675
Age 30
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
September 2, 1676
Age 32
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
Age 31
September 2, 1677
Age 33
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
September 23, 1679
Age 35
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA