Tuesday, August 16, 2011


[Ancestral Link: Lura Minnie Parker (Stagge), daughter of Minnie May Elmer (Parker), daughter of Mark Alfred Elmer, son of Hannah Polina Child (Elmer), daughter of Alfred Bosworth Child, son of Mark Anthony Child, son of Increase Child, son of Mary Lyon (Child), daughter of Joseph Lyon, son of Joseph Lyon, son of Sarah Ruggles (Lyon), daughter of Mary Curtis (Ruggles), daughter of Thomas Curtis.]

Entrance-Lych Gate

Birth: August 25, 1560, Fordwich, England
Death: December 11, 1631, Harwich, England
Burial: All Saints Churchyard, Nazeing, Essex, England
Find A Grave Memorial# 36262529

found on findagrave.com

Curtis Home

Church at Nazeing, Essex, England

1227 , North Wingfield Parish, Derbyshire, England
FORD is one of the old settlements in the township of Stretton
* Is close to the River Amber
* First recorded in 1227
* Some of the residents there from an early date were the Fox, Wright, Curtis, and Holland families
* Curtis families have been in residence from at least the mid 1500s
* The first recorded Curtis in residence is 1547
* The Old Ford House was probably built by Thomas Curtis at the beginning of the 1600s
* About 1680, John Curtis (born 1635) sold the estate to George Holland of Swathwick, Wingerworth
found on ancestry.com

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