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Joseph Curtis

Birthdate: (39)
Birthplace: Wethersfield, Connecticut
Death: December 31, 1683 (39)
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Curtis, of Nazeing & Wethersfield; Thomas Curtis; Elizabeth Curtis and Elizabeth Curtis
Husband of Mercy (Wright) Curtis and Mercy Wright
Father of Meribah Curtis; Joseph Curtis, Jr.; Sarah Andrus; David Curtis; Cpt. Thomas Curtis and 7 others
Brother of John Curtis; James Curtis; Samuel Curtis; Ruth Kimberly; Isaac Curtis and 3 others

Managed by: Richard Frank Henry
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About Joseph Curtis

Joseph Curtis was born 31 Mar 1644 and died 1683.

Thomas Curtis of Wethersfield died 1681 & his wife Elizabeth


  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)

Thomas, of Wethersfield, an early settler, removed to Wallingford 1670.


Marriage to Elizabeth __: (1) Elizabeth SALMON, 1638, Wethersfield, Hartford Co., CT. (3b) Elizabeth, sister of William SALMON of Southold, L.I. (3c) Thomas was related to William SALMON through SALMON's wife Katharine, who was Thomas' sister.


  1. John Curtis (Curtice) b: 1 Jan 1639 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
  2. James Curtis (Curtice) b: 15 Sep 1641 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
  3. Joseph Curtis (Curtice) b: 31 Mar 1644 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
  4. Samuel Curtis (Curtice) b: 1 Apr 1645 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
  5. Isaac Curtis (Curtice) b: in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
  6. Ruth Curtis (Curtice) b: in , , Connecticut
  7. Elizabeth Curtis (Curtice) b: 13 Sep 1654 in Wethersfield, Hartford Co., Connecticut
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Joseph Curtis's Timeline

March 31, 1644
Wethersfield, Connecticut
March 10, 1674
Age 29
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut, USA
January 10, 1675
Age 30
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
September 2, 1676
Age 32
Wethersfield, Hartford, Connecticut
September 2, 1677
Age 33
Wethersfield, Hartford, CT
September 23, 1679
Age 35
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
November 24, 1680
Age 36
Wethersfield, (Present Hartford County), Connecticut Colony
November 29, 1682
Age 38
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut Colony
December 31, 1683
Age 39
Wethersfield, Hartford County, Connecticut