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Annie Jewell (Alexander) Curry (1891 - 1970)

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Annie Jewell (Jewell) Curry formerly Alexander
Born in Calhoun Township, Columbia County, Arkansasmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Columbia County, Arkansasmap
Died in Stephens, Ouachita County, Arkansasmap
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Biography

Annie Jewel Alexander was born on 25 November 1891 in Calhoun Township, Columbia County, Arkansas. She was the second child of John Graham Alexander and Margaret Ida aka Maggie Pickering Alexander. [1][2]

Family # 60 - US Census - 7 June 1900 - Calhoun Township, Columbia County, Arkansas:
John G. Alexander - head age 37 - born AR
Maggie I. Alexander - wife age 32 - born AR
Ida L. Alexander - daughter age 12 - born AR
Annie J Alexander - daughter age 9 - born AR
Mary W. Alexander - daughter age 6 - born AR
Sam P. Alexander - son age 3 - born AR
Bobbie F. Alexander - daughter age 4 months - born AR
Frank Moore - male servant age 22
George W. Peoples - male servant age 25

As of the 1910 census Jewel was 18 years old and still living with her parents. [3]

On 26 November 1911 Jewel married Joe Curry in Columbia County, Arkansas. [4]


Jewel and Joe settled in Cleveland Township, Columbia County, Arkansas near Joe's brother Herbert. Joe made their living by farming, and as of the 1920 census they had had two children. [5]

Family # 130 - US Census - 19 January 1920 - Cleveland Township, Columbia County, Arkansas:
Joe M. Curry - head age 32 - born AR
Jewell Curry - wife age 28 - born AR
Elsie Curry - daughter age 7 - born AR
John W. Curry - son age 3 months - born AR

As of the 1930 census Joe had moved the family a few miles to Boone Township, Columbia County, Arkansas where Joe was employed as a foreman at a lumber mill. The family was Joe, Jewel, Elsie, John, and Joe's older brother Jim Curry. [6]

As of the 1940 census Joe had moved the family back to Cleveland Township, Columbia County, Arkansas where Joe was again operating a farm. [7]

Joe died on 28 September 1962 and was buried in the Mount Prospect Cemetery, Cleveland Township Township, Columbia County, Arkansas. Jewel was buried along side Joe when she died some eight years later on 12 July 1970. [1]

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 Find A Grave, database and images (accessed 07 November 2018), memorial page for Jewel A. Curry (25 Sep 1891–12 Jul 1970), Find A Grave Memorial no. 125942661, citing Mount Prospect Cemetery, Columbia County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by Kinfolk (contributor 46970675). (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/125942661/jewel-a.-curry)
  2. "United States Census, 1900," database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 1 November 2018), John G Alexandra, Calhoun Township, Columbia, Arkansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 47, sheet 4A, family 60, NARA microfilm publication T623 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1972.); FHL microfilm 1,240,054. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M3XP-KXW)
  3. "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 1 November 2018), John Alvanter, Calhoun, Columbia, Arkansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 62, sheet 4A, family 60, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 46; FHL microfilm 1,374,059. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKJN-RRG)
  4. "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957," database with images, FamilySearch (10 February 2018), Joe Curry and Jewel Alexander, 26 Nov 1911; citing , Columbia, Arkansas, United States, county offices, Arkansas; FHL microfilm 988,813. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:NMYG-8XK)
  5. "United States Census, 1920," database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 8 November 2018), Joe M Curry, Cleveland, Columbia, Arkansas, United States; citing ED 77, sheet 8A, line 43, family 130, NARA microfilm publication T625 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1992), roll 59; FHL microfilm 1,820,059. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MDN8-YDJ)
  6. "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (accessed 9 November 2018), Joe Curry, Boone, Columbia, Arkansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 1, sheet 12A, line 24, family 240, NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll 69; FHL microfilm 2,339,804. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XM2K-RWB)
  7. "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch (14 March 2018), G M Curry, Cleveland Township, Columbia, Arkansas, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 14-8, sheet 8B, line 51, family 126, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 126. (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:KQVC-K76)


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