Spencer Lafayette Curtis1

b. 13 March 1835, d. 11 March 1865
Last Edited=20 Jul 2014
     Spencer Lafayette Curtis was born on 13 March 1835.2

Spencer Lafayette Curtis married Mary Louise Twiggs, daughter of Willis Twiggs and Margret England, on 25 January 1857 at Union County, Georgia. Rev Thomas M Hughes officiated.3,1

Spencer Lafayette Curtis was enumerated on 30 June 1860 as head of household on the 1860 U. S. census for Choestoe Post Office, Union County, Georgia as S L Curtis, 24 years old, birthplace of Georgia, occupation of Farmer, value of personal property $100.. Also enumerated in the household were Mary Louise Twiggs and William Curtis.4

Spencer Lafayette Curtis died on 11 March 1865 at age 29.2

Spencer Lafayette Curtis was buried at Shady Grove Cemetery, Union County, Georgia, FG .2

Child of Spencer Lafayette Curtis and Mary Louise Twiggs


  1. Ethelene Dyer Jones, "Willis, the First Twiggs in Union County," Through Mountain Mists, September 23, 2004 (http://throughmountainmists.blogspot.com/: Accessed 26 May 2014 ).
  2. Find A Grave, database and images (http://findagrave.com: 7 Jun 2014), memorial page for Spencer L. Curtis 1835-1865, Find A Grave Memorial no. 11347371, Creator:Chuck Garland, Photo Cheryl Behrend, accessed 7 Jun 2014, citing Shady Grove Cemetery, Union County, Georgia.
  3. Union County, Gerogia, Marriage Record, 1A, Spencer S Curtis and Mary L Twiggs; index and images, "Georgia, County Marriages, 1785-1950", FamilySearch (http://www.familysearch.org/, path 0366323 (005190954) -> Image 67 : accessed 7 Jun 2014); citing Union, Georgia, United States; FHL microfilm 366323.
  4. 1860 U. S. census, Union County, Georgia, population schedule, Not Stated, Choestoe Post Office, p. 36 (written), dwelling 249, family 246, S L Curtis; digital image, Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com/ : accessed 07 Oct 2012); citing NARA microfilm publication M653, Roll 136.