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CURTISS (Soundex C632) — See also ALBURTIS, ARTISST, BURTIS, BURTISS, CORTES, CORTESE, CORTEZ, CORTIS, COURTIS, CURTI, CURTICE, CURTIN, CURTIS, KURTIS.

  CURTISS: See also Edna Louisa Beard — Arthur L. Byron-Curtiss — Curtiss C. Cady — Curtiss E. Frank — Charles E. Hotchkiss — Curtiss Olson — George Lorenzo Otis — Charles Eugene Otis — David Lowrey Seymour — S. Curtiss Simonds — Curtiss H. Smith — J. Curtiss Ward — Thomas Addis Emmet Weadock — Curtiss T. Woodruff
  Curtiss, (need first name) — Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 5th District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Amos — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Asa — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1821. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Asahel — of Meriden, New Haven County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Meriden, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Augustus P. — of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Norfolk, 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, C. Fayette — of Plantsville, Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Florist; member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington, 1929-30, 1939-40; defeated (Democratic), 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles A. — of Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbury; elected 1904. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles E. — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Simsbury; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles E. — of Manlius, Onondaga County, N.Y. Mayor of Manlius, N.Y., 1947. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles F. — of Ames, Story County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1920, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles G. — Democrat. Presidential Elector for New York, 1884. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Charles H. (1864-1922) — of Bristol, Hartford County, Conn. Born in Bristol, Hartford County, Conn., October 10, 1864. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bristol, 1919-20. Died March 17, 1922 (age 57 years, 158 days). Interment at West Cemetery, Bristol, Conn.
  Relatives: Married to Marion Smith (1868-1954).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Curtiss, Charles S. — of North Woodbury, Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. First selectman of Woodbury, Connecticut, 1904-11, 1920-22. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Claude Miller — of Michigan. Republican. Candidate in primary for U.S. Representative from Michigan 9th District, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Cyrus — of Hudson, Columbia County, N.Y. Whig. Mayor of Hudson, N.Y., 1844-46. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Daniel — of Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 16th District, 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, David — of Trumbull, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Trumbull, 1830. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Ebenezer — of Victory, Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 1st District, 1848. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Edgar F. — of Southington, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Southington; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Elbert — of Tompkins County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Tompkins County, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Elbert H. — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. First selectman of Simsbury, Connecticut, 1947-56. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Eli — of Watertown, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 16th District, 1871. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Elizur — of New Hartford, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Hartford, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Fayette See C. Fayette Curtiss
  Curtiss, Fern See H. Fern Curtiss
  Curtiss, Fred S. — of Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Woodbury; elected 1918. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, George Boughton (b. 1852) — also known as George B. Curtiss — of Binghamton, Broome County, N.Y. Born in Mt. Morris, Livingston County, N.Y., September 16, 1852. Republican. Lawyer; Broome County District Attorney, 1883-89; U.S. Attorney for the Northern District of New York, 1900-13. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of George Curtiss (killed in Civil War seige of Vicksburg) and Huldah (Boughton) Curtiss; married, May 1, 1888, to Mary D. Bliss.
  Curtiss, George W. — of Woodville, Abbeville District (now Greenwood, Greenwood County), S.C. Postmaster at Woodville, S.C., 1842-46. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, George W. — Independence League candidate for U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 2nd District, 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Gideon — of Cortland County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cortland County, 1829. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, H. Fern — of Burlington, Coffey County, Kan. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1956. Female. Still living as of 1956.
  Curtiss, H. W. — of Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Lieutenant Governor of Ohio, 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Harry N. — of Simsbury, Hartford County, Conn. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from Simsbury, 1916; first selectman of Simsbury, Connecticut, 1926-27. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Hastings — of Oswego County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oswego County, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Homer — Democrat. Candidate for Illinois state house of representatives 12th District, 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Horace D. — of Woodbury, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate 20th District, 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Ira O. — of Aberdeen, Brown County, S.Dak. Member of South Dakota state senate 35th District, 1909-12. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Jackie — Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Alabama, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Curtiss, James (1803-1859) — of Illinois. Born April 7, 1803. Mayor of Chicago, Ill., 1847-48, 1850-51. Died November 2, 1859 (age 56 years, 209 days). Original interment at City Cemetery (which no longer exists), Chicago, Ill.; reinterment to unknown location.
  Curtiss, James R. — of Genesee County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state senate 29th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Curtiss, Jim — of Montevideo, Chippewa County, Minn. Candidate for mayor of Montevideo, Minn., 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Curtiss, Joel — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1826. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, John E. — of Nebraska. Member of Nebraska railway commission, 1927-30; resigned 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, John L. — of Grand Rapids, Kent County, Mich. Democrat. Mayor of Grand Rapids, Mich., 1885-86. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Joyce — of Choteau, Teton County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1988. Female. Still living as of 1988.
  Curtiss, L. A. — of Buckingham, Glastonbury, Hartford County, Conn. Postmaster at Buckingham, Conn., 1901-03. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Luther — of Maine. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Maine, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Malcolm T., Jr. — of Hingham, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Curtiss, Martin — of Coventry, Tolland County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Coventry, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Stephen — of Stratford, Fairfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Stratford, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Thomas — of Norfolk, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Norfolk, 1829, 1834-35, 1838. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, Verne — of Quemado, Catron County, N.M. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from New Mexico, 1944. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Curtiss, William G. (1859-1929) — of Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Ill. Born in 1859. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 13th District, 1922, 1924, 1928. Died in 1929 (age about 70 years). Interment at Ladies Union Cemetery, Near Stockton, Jo Daviess County, Ill.


CURTMAN (Soundex C635) — See also CURFMAN, KORTMAN, KRUTMAN.

  Curtman, Paul — of Union, Franklin County, Mo. Republican. Member of Missouri state house of representatives 109th District; elected 2012; delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 2016. Still living as of 2016.


CURTO (Soundex C630) — See also CARTHEW, CARTY, CERTO, CHERTOW, COURT, COURTEAU, CROUT, CURTH, CURTI, KARTYE, KURTHY, ORCUTT, TURCO.

  Curto, Christian — of Arlington, Arlington County, Va. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Virginia, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Curto, Ernest — of Niagara Falls, Niagara County, N.Y. Republican. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Niagara County 2nd District, 1946-64. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CURTRIGHT (Soundex C636) — See also BOATRIGHT, CARTRIGHT, CORTRIGHT, CORTWRIGHT, COURTRIGHT, COURTWRIGHT, CUTRIGHT, KORTRIGHT, MCMURTREY, MCMURTRIE, MCMURTRY, MURTRIE, RIGHT.

  Curtright, Ames See W. Ames Curtright
  Curtright, W. Ames — of Salem, Marion County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


CURTS (Soundex C632) — See also BURTS, CORDTS, CORDTZ, COURTS, CURTIS, KERTZ, KORTZ, KURTZ, SHURTS, WURTS, WURTSMITH.

  Curts, C. W. — of Portland, Multnomah County, Ore. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Oregon, 1932. Burial location unknown.
  Curts, Edwin J. — of Michigan. Member of Michigan state senate 13th District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.


CURVIN (Soundex C615) — See also CRAVEN, CURRIVAN, JURVINK, KERVIN, KIRVIN, KRAVEN, KURVIN.

  Curvin, Harry F. (1898-1979) — of Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I. Born in Pawtucket, Providence County, R.I., August 21, 1898. Democrat. Painting contractor; member of Rhode Island state house of representatives, 1931-64; Speaker of the Rhode Island State House of Representatives, 1941-64; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Rhode Island, 1936 (alternate), 1940 (alternate), 1944 (alternate), 1948, 1952 (member, Committee on Permanent Organization), 1960, 1964. Catholic. Irish ancestry. Member, Knights of Columbus; Elks; Moose; Eagles; Friendly Sons of St. Patrick. Died in May, 1979 (age 80 years, 0 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James H. Curvin and Mary A. (Gillan) Curvin; married, February 11, 1929, to Josephine U. McVay.
  Curvin, Lee Norris — of Essex County, N.J. The New Frontier candidate for New Jersey state house of assembly from Essex County, 1963. Still living as of 1963.


CURY (Soundex C600) — See also CARY, COREY, CORI, CORIA, CORIO, CORREA, CORREIA, CORREY, CORRIE, CORRY, CORY, COUREY, COURY, CURBY, CURDY, CURE, CURIE, CURLY, CURREY, CURRIE, CURRY, JURY, KHOURI, KHOURY, KOORY, KOREY, KORRY, KORY, KOURI, KOURY, KUREY, KURY, MERCURY.

  Cury, W. D. — of Mason County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Mason County, 1915-18. Burial location unknown.


CUSACK (Soundex C220) — See also COSSAK, CUSANELLI, CUSECK, CUSICK, GIANSIRACUSA, GLUSAC, KOZAK, MUSACCHIO, SACK, SIRACUSA.

  CUSACK: See also Charles J. Artesani
  Cusack, Christopher F. — of Colorado. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Colorado 1st District, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cusack, Elizabeth B. — of Winchester, Middlesex County, Mass. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Massachusetts, 1948. Female. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cusack, Joyce M. — of DeLand, Volusia County, Fla. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Florida, 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008; Presidential Elector for Florida, 1996; member of Democratic National Committee from Florida, 2004-08. Female. Still living as of 2008.
Lee Cusack Cusack, Lee (1885-1951) — of New Martinsville, Wetzel County, W.Va. Born in Uniontown, Wetzel County, W.Va., August 26, 1885. Democrat. Locomotive engineer; member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Wetzel County, 1927-32; candidate for West Virginia state senate 2nd District, 1948. Member, Freemasons; Odd Fellows; Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers. Died, in Wetzel County Hospital, New Martinsville, Wetzel County, W.Va., March 28, 1951 (age 65 years, 214 days). Interment at Greenlawn Memorial Park, New Martinsville, W.Va.
  Relatives: Son of Patrick Kinsey Cusack (1857-1945) and Jennie (Hunt) Cusack (1865-1942); married to Dora Jane Watson (1888-1863).
  Image source: West Virginia Blue Book 1929
  Cusack, Matthew M. — of Steelton, Dauphin County, Pa. Democrat. Postmaster at Steelton, Pa., 1913-22. Burial location unknown.
  Cusack, Patrick — of Florida. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Florida 21st District, 1998. Still living as of 1998.
  Cusack, S. F. — of Sioux City, Woodbury County, Iowa. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Iowa, 1936, 1944, 1948, 1952. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Cusack, Thomas (1858-1926) — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Born in Kilrush, County Clare, Ireland, October 5, 1858. Democrat. Sign painter; advertising business; U.S. Representative from Illinois 4th District, 1899-1901; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1908. Died in Chicago, Cook County, Ill., November 19, 1926 (age 68 years, 45 days). Interment at Calvary Cemetery, Evanston, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of John Cusack and Dehlia (McMahon) Cusack; married, July 10, 1895, to Mary E. Greene.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Cusack, William — of Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pa. Democrat. Candidate for Pennsylvania state senate 4th District, 1878. Burial location unknown.


CUSANELLI (Soundex C254) — See also CANELLI, CASSINELLI, CHISNELL, CUSACK, FANELLI, FASANELLA, GABBIANELLI, GIANSIRACUSA, IANELLI, KISSANE, MASSANELLI, MASSANET, PAGANELLI, RACANELLI, RAVANELLI, ROMANELLI, SANEHOLTZ, SANER, SIRACUSA, STEFANELLI, WAISANE.

  Cusanelli, Bob See Robert A. Cusanelli
  Cusanelli, Robert A. — also known as Bob Cusanelli — of Carrollton, Pickens County, Ala. Republican. Presidential Elector for Alabama, 2008, 2012. Still living as of 2012.


CUSECK (Soundex C220) — See also CUSACK, CUSEY, CUSICK, KOSEC, KOSEK, KOSIC, KOSIEC, KUCEK, KUCIC, KUSECK, KUSEK, KUSIC, KUZIAK, MARCUSE, MARCUSEN, SIRACUSE.

  Cuseck, William C. — of Newburyport, Essex County, Mass. Democrat. Postmaster at Newburyport, Mass., 1897; candidate for Massachusetts Governor's Council 5th District, 1904. Burial location unknown.


CUSEY (Soundex C200) — See also CASEY, CAUSEY, CHOICE, COSCIA, COSEY, COSSEY, COUSEY, COZZI, CUOZZI, CURSEY, CUSECK, MARCUSE, MARCUSEN, SIRACUSE.

  Cusey, James C. — of Kansas. Candidate for Governor of Kansas, 1874. Burial location unknown.


CUSH (Soundex C200) — See also CASH, COASH, CRUSH, CUSHEN, CUSHIN, CUSHING, CUSHINGBERRY, CUSHION, CUSHMAN, CUSHNER, CUSHNIE, CUSHWA, KOUSCH, KUSH, LUSH, SCHU, SUCH.

  Cush, E. P. See Emmett Patrick Cush
  Cush, Emmett Patrick — also known as Emmett P. Cush; E. P. Cush — of Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pa. Communist. Labor candidate for Presidential Elector for Pennsylvania, 1928; candidate for mayor of Pittsburgh, Pa., 1929; candidate for U.S. Senator from Pennsylvania, 1930; candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1934. Burial location unknown.


CUSHEN (Soundex C250) — See also CASHEN, CASHIN, CASHION, COUSHAINE, CUSH, CUSHIN, CUSHING, CUSHINGBERRY, CUSHION, CUSHMAN, CUSHNER, CUSHNIE, CUSHWA, KESHIAN, KESHINI, LUSHENE.

  Cushen, (need first name) — of New Haven, New Haven County, Conn. Socialist. Candidate for Connecticut state senate 8th District, 1938. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.


CUSHIN (Soundex C250) — See also BRUSHINGHAM, CASHEN, CASHIN, CASHION, COUSHAINE, CUSH, CUSHEN, CUSHING, CUSHINGBERRY, CUSHION, CUSHMAN, CUSHNER, CUSHNIE, CUSHWA, HUSHING, KESHIAN, KESHINI, KUSHINS, KUSHINSKY, LUSHINSKY, RUSHIN, RUSHING, SHIN, SUCHIN.

  Cushin, Benjamin — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state senate 5th District, 1926. Burial location unknown.


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