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Laura Gertrude Curits

Female 1881 - 1948


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  • Born  20 Sep 1881  Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender  Female 
    Died  29 Apr 1948  [4
    Buried  03 May 1948  Calvert, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Person ID  I4516  Main
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2010 

    Father  Jake Curtis 
    Mother  Martha King 
    Family ID  F1398  Group Sheet

    Family  Allen Joseph Portis,   b. 05 Dec 1878, North Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 1944, Calvert, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  abt. 1901  [6
    Children 
     1. Vivian Portis,   b. abt. 1905, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Redden Portis,   b. 06 Jan 1908,   d. 11 Sep 1973, Houston, Harris County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. David Portis,   b. 09 Jul 1925, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1920, Robertson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Hattie Portis,   b. abt. 1912, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2005
     5. Martha Portis,   b. abt. 1913, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Rudolph Portis,   b. 25 Oct 1917, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Apr 1963, Alameda County, California Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Roger Portis,   b. 31 Oct 1918, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Dec 1960
     8. I. Portis
    Last Modified  22 Feb 2010 
    Family ID  F1391  Group Sheet

  • Documents
    Death Certificate: Gertrude Laura (Curtis) Portis
    Death Certificate: Gertrude Laura (Curtis) Portis
    Father: Jake Curtis
    Mother: Martha King
    Informant: Martha A. Renfro

    Headstones
    Laura (Curtis) Portis is buried at Beauty Rest Cemetery
    Laura (Curtis) Portis is buried at Beauty Rest Cemetery

  • Notes  Name:
    • maiden name Curtis on son David's death certificate

  • Sources 
    1. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      Milam County, Texas - Precinct 2, District 55, Sheet 14B, Family #273 - http://is.gd/8YyL0 - mother of 6 kids with 4 still alive.

    2. [S190] 1920 US Census.
      Robertson County, Texas - Precinct 1, District 169, Sheet 1B, Family #16 - http://is.gd/8YAxL

    3. [S191] 1930 US Census.
      Robertson County, Texas - Calvert, District 1, Sheet 18B, Family #396 - http://is.gd/8YFUh

    4. [S251] Beauty Rest Cemetery Listing. USGenWeb: Robertson County, TX. http://www.txgenweb7.org/txrobertson/Cemetery/BEAUTYRESTAFRICANAMERICAN.htm.

    5. [S233] FindAGrave.com.
      Find A Grave Memorial# 16931950


    6. [S189] 1910 US Census.
      Milam County, Texas - Precinct 2, District 55, Sheet 14B, Family #273 - http://is.gd/8YyL0 - married 9 years