Charles and Penelope Curtis
Charles Curtis married Nancy Hill May 22, 1870 in Daviess County, Missouri.
In 1880 Daviess County Charles is 31, Penelope 28, with Mary J. 7, Margaret 5, Charles 2, and mother-in -law Isabelle Murray, 70, born in Kentucky.
In 1910 Rockland precinct Charles Curtis is 60, Ann 56, with Oretta 18 and Arnold 14, all born in Missouri.
Charles proved up a quarter in 19, 6N 48W in 1913.
In 1930 Charlie is 80, in New Haven, with son-in-law Andrew Stingley 47, Luretta 38, and their eight kids.
Charles P. Curtis - Apr 28, 1849-Mar 31, 1931 is buried in New Haven Cemetery, Logan County. So is Anna Penelope (Hill) Curtis - Jan 21, 1854 -Feb 12, 1930.
Charles P. Curtis registered at Weskan, Kansas, born July 8, 1875, and was farming with Elfie B. Curtis, wife.
In 1910 Charles and Elfie are in Wallace County Kansas, and in 1920 are in Eastland County, Texas. C.P. is a carpenter, with Iven 17, Louis 12, and Jack 7., all sons born in Kansas.
In 1930 Proctor, Logan County, Charles P. is 53, Elife B. 45, Louis A. 22, Jack 17, Jack's wife Mildred 18, brother Luther 38, father Charles 81, Verl Clevenger 19 - hired man, and grand-daughter Betty Lou Curtis 3.
In 1940 Logan County, Charles P and Elfie have Ivan 37, Kansas, Betty Lou grand-daughter 13, Colorado, James J. Cousin 13, Colorado. Jack son 27 Kansas and his wife Mildred 28 Nebraska., and their son Donavan 9, Colorado. (James J. was 3 in 1930 Furnas County, Nebraska, with widowed father James J. Curtis born 1885 in Missouri, boarding with the Pete and Dora V. Yager family.)
In Sterling Riverside is C.P. Curtis - July 8, 1876 - May 6, 1959 and Effie B. Curtis - 1873-1958.
William I. Curtis 1902-1944 is buried in Sterling. Must be William IVAN.