Homer S Curtiss

FatherErastus Curtiss (1789-1859)
MotherJoanna Sturdivant (1803-1883)
Homer S Curtiss, son of Erastus Curtiss and Joanna Sturdivant, was born in 1841.1,2 He died aged about 33 in Waverly, Morgan County, IllinoisG, on 18 March 1875.3

Homer S. Curtiss, a native of Warren, and formerly a Lieutenant in the 2d Artillery, died in Bridgeport on Thursday morning, March 18, of consumption. Last fall he made a visit to the West with the object of improving his health which has been poor for nearly three years. He returned without receiving any material benefit and has steadily declined. He was breveted captain for gallant conduct in the war and leaves behind a host of warm friends and acquaintances who mourn his early death.

Litchfield Enquirer, Connecticut, 25 Mar 1875

 Notes & Citations

  1. Charles Weygant, The Sacketts of America, "3957. Homer Curtiss."
  2. Email from Myra Roper to Chris Sackett, Feb 2022.
  3. Obituary.
Sackett line7th great-grandson of Thomas Sackett the elder of St Peter in Thanet
ChartsLine 3a (American)
Last Edited24 Feb 2022
See also Thurmon King's New Sackett Family Database
3790 Homer S Curtiss

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