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Thomas Curtis

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Birthplace: Springfield Township, Burlington County, Province of West Jersey
Death: Died in Baptisttown, Hunterdon County, Province of New Jersey
Immediate Family:

Son of Thomas Curtis; Thomas [2] CURTIS; Thomas Curtis; Jane Crosse; Jane [Curtis] ? and 1 other
Husband of Else Curtis
Father of Mary Jane Alderson; Thomas Curtis, Jr; Benjamin Curtis and Ann Curtis
Brother of Jane Sharp; Dorothy Curtis; Sarah Harvey; Elizabeth Atkinson; Abigail Edington and 1 other

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About Thomas Curtis

Birth: Oct. 26, 1685 Death: May 11, 1749 Hunterdon County New Jersey, USA


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Parents:
 Thomas Curtis (1635 - 1687)
 Jane Curtis (1639 - 1694)

Spouse:
 Else Merrill Curtis (1690 - 1749)

Children:
 Mary Curtis (____ - 1845)*
 Mary Jane Curtis Alderson (1707 - 1785)*
 Thomas Curtis (1719 - 1814)*
 Benjamin Curtis (1720 - 1778)*
 Ann Curtis (1722 - 1830)*

Siblings:
 Jane Curtis Sharp (1661 - 1731)*
 Dorothy Curtis (1662 - 1762)*
 Sarah Curtis Farr (1663 - 1694)*
 Elizabeth Curtis Atkinson (1666 - 1714)*
 Thomas Curtis (1669 - ____)*
 Anne Curtis (1672 - 1699)*
 Jonathan Curtis (1674 - 1757)*
 Abigail Curtis (1678 - 1727)*
 Mary Curtis (1682 - 1782)*
 Thomas Curtis (1685 - 1749)
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Burial: Old School Baptist Cemetery Locktown Hunterdon County New Jersey, USA


Created by: Stephen Curtis Record added: Sep 04, 2012 Find A Grave Memorial# 96530767_____________________________

Thomas Curtis

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Reverened Thomas Curtis was born 1685 in Springfield Twp, Burlington, New Jersey. He died 28 Apr 1749 in Baptisttown, Hunterdon, New Jersey and was buried in Old School Baptist. Thomas married Elsje Alice Merrill about 1710/1712 in , Burlington, New Jersey. Elsje was born Abt 1685/1690 1690/5 in Middletown, Monmouth, New Jersu. She died after 1749/1756 in Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon, New Jersey.

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Thomas (Rev.) Curtis, born 1685 in New Jersey; died April 28, 1749 in age 64, Kingwood, Hunterdon Co NJ; married Ailse (Else) Merrill. married Ailse (Else) Merrill, born 1690 in Monmouth NJ; died Aft 1749 in Hunterdon Co New Jersey. She was the daughter of 86. William Merrill I and 87. Grace Stout.

Notes

Played an important role in development of the Baptist Church in New Jersey, taking the church to western New Jersey. John Alderson, his son-in-law, accompanined him in his Baptist missionary work in Pennsylvania and Virginia. Thomas may have died intestate in Burlington Co NJ in 1732. Not sure which Thomas that was.

Child of Thomas Curtis and Ailse Merrill is:

21 i. Mary Jane Curtis, born 1701 in New Jersey; died 1785 in Botetourt Co Va; married John Alderson 1726 in Hunterdon Co NJ.

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Rev Thomas CURTIS  '''b 1685 Springfield Twp,   Burlington Co  NJ,''' mentioned as son-in-law (stepson) in will   of Thomas CROSSE, guardian was William ATKINSON 1698-1706,     of Hopewell 1715, of Amwell; d 28 Apr 1749  '''Baptisttown,   Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ, buried at Old School Baptist  Cemetery  1756'''  m Abt 1715 Hopewell NJ Elsje (Alice) MERRILL b Abt    1690/5 Middletown, Monmouth Co NJ; d Abt 1756 Kingwood Twp,  Hunterdon Co NJ
  • 3 Mary Jane (Jane) CURTIS b Abt 1720 Hopewell, Hunterdon Co NJ; d Abt 1785 Fincastle, Boutetourt Co VA m Abt 1736 Hopewell, Hunterdon Co NJ Elder John ALDERSON : b 20 Oct1 700 Grinton-in-Swalesdale, Yorkshire ENGLAND son of John ALDERSON and Alice MILNER, came to Hunterdon Co NJ in 1719, moved to Bucks Co PA 1738/44, to Rockingham Co VA in 1755, to Botetourt Co VA 1773; d Abt 1780 Fincastle, Boutetort Co VA -3 878
  • Thomas CURTIS b 24 Jan1719 Hunterdon Co NJ; d 15 Oct1814 Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ, buried Old School Baptist Church 3 878 m 25Nov1742 Mary ?______ b Sep 1724; d 27 May1815 Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ, buried Old School Baptist Church
  • Benjamin CURTIS b 1720/1 Hunterdon Co NJ; d 12May1778/82 Baptisttown, Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co Nj, buried Old School Baptist Church m Jane ?______ d 14Jul1821 Baptisttown, Kingwood Twp, Hunterdon Co NJ
  • Thomas CURTIS
  • Mary CURTIS
  • Ann CURTIS

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Thomas Curtis's Timeline

1685
1685
Springfield Township, Burlington County, Province of West Jersey
1712
1712
Age 27
Hunterdon County, Province of West Jersey
1719
February 24, 1719
Age 34
Hunterdon, New Jersey
1720
1720
Age 35
Hunterdon, New Jersey
1722
1722
Age 37
1749
April 28, 1749
Age 64
Baptisttown, Hunterdon County, Province of New Jersey
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