Junius N McCurdy


Personal and Family Information

Junius was born in APR 1856 in Arkansas, the son of Isaac M McCurdy and Sarah Elizabeth Quiell.

He died in 1924 in Woodruff County, Arkansas.

His wife was Martha Ella Cornelius, who he married in 1879 in Arkansas. Their seven known children were J. Cornelius (1881-1924), Bessie (1883-1965), Ella V (1886-1891), Maude (1889-1972), Charles Postal (1891-1970), Marrs Isaac (1894-1956) and Floy (1897-1956).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Junius N McCurdy


Isaac M McCurdy


Jonathan M. McCurdy


Tabitha Willis


Sarah Elizabeth Quiell



BirthAPR 1856
Place: Arkansas
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Census4 JUL 1860
Place: Jackson County, Arkansas
Address: Bay Township, Augusta P.O. Dwelling 506 family 506 JM McCurdy 68 b Nova Scotia? Febetha " 68 born Md dwelling 507 family 507 IM McCurdy 45 b Pennsylvania, Elizabeth " 38 born NC, Laura 6 born Ark, James 4 born Ark dwelling 508 family 508 A. McCurdy 33 female born Ohio, Henry 17 Ark, Clara 15 Ark, Freeman 9 Ark, Nora 7 Ark, Gertrude 5 Ark, Samuel 1Ark
Census3 JUN 1870
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 15 to 16
Address: Augusta, dwelling 26 family 17 McCurdy, Issac M 55 mw Grocer Ret? 28,000 7,000born Va __ Sarah E 42 fw born NC, __ Junius 15 mw at school born Ark, Mull Pinky 16 fw at school born NC
Census2 JUN 1880
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 24
Address: Augusta dwelling 32 family 32 McCurdy, Junius wm 24, married 1 yr born Ark, father born Penn, mother born Ala? __ Ella wf 23 wife, married 1 yr born Texas, father Va Cornelius Laura wf 15 boarder Ark, Maud wf 13 boarder Ark, Willie 21 boarder b Texas
Census2 JUN 1900
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 44 born Ark
Address: Augusta, dwelling 43 family 44 Mccurdy, JN born Apr 1856 44 married 20yrs born Ark father Penn, mother NC, Ella wife wf 44, born ? 1855 age 44 married 20 yrs mother of 7, 6 living born Texas, father Ala, mother tenn, J Cornelius son July 1881 age 18 born Ark, Bessie dau July 1883 age 16 Ark, Maude dau mar 1889 age 11 Ark, Postal son mar? 1891 age 9 Ark, Marrs son Aug 1894 age 5 Ark, Floy daughter Mar 1897 age 3 Ark, Elizabeth, mother wf Nov 1827 age 72 widow born N Carolina father Tenn, mother NC
Census21 APR 1910
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 54 born Ark
Address: Augusta dwelling 156 family 165 McCurdy, Juniuis N head mw 54 married 1 30 yrs born Ark, father born Penn, mother North Carolina, retail merchant of groceries Ella, wife fw 54 m1 30 yrs mother of 7, 6 living, born Texas father Ala, mother Tenn, ---Maud daughter 19 born Ark operator Telephone, __Postal son 18? born Ark, Marr son 14 born Ark, Floy daughter 12 Ark
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 63
Address: Augusta, JN McCurdy 63 Ella 63 Floy 20m WE Candell 26 Chestine 23
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: Augusta Memorial Park, section B Junius McCurdy 1856 - 1924
Place: Augusta, Woodruff County, Arkansas
Address: NW corner of Plum and 4th, north of Laura Conner School east of Laura Conner home on same block.


Home seen fr...
McCurdy Home...


Note 1

various spellings of name- Cemetery index has Junius N McCurdy

census has james Junius and JN. Julius is used on an old photo.

I haven't found his signature yet, but surely records exist in Augusta that can clarify spelling