James L. Curtis


James L. Curtis (1793-1855) was born in 1793 in New Jersey. He was the son of Joseph Curtis and Faith. He married Sarah M. Chapman on 1 Jun. 1816 in Upper Freehold, Monmouth Co., New Jersey. He was baptized about 1837 in New Egypt, Ocean Co., New Jersey. He hosted Wilford Woodruff in 1839 and 1849 in Hornerstown, Monmouth Co., New Jersey, while Wilford was traveling, and they exchanged letters in 1849. He died 1 Nov. 1855 in Plumsted, Ocean Co., New Jersey.

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