Tabitha Willis


Personal and Family Information

Tabitha was born on CAL 26 MAY 1797 in Maryland, the daughter of unknown parents.

She died on 12 AUG 1869 in Woodruff County, Arkansas.

Her husband was Jonathan M. McCurdy, who she married on 30 JUN 1814 in Baltimore County, Maryland. Their two known children were Isaac M (1815-1885) and Samuel M (c1816-1858).


BirthCAL 26 MAY 1797
Place: Maryland
Death12 AUG 1869
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 72yrs 2mos 18ds
Address: Augusta Memorial Cemetery " my mother Tabitha McCurdy" date difficult to read on the stone could be either 1889 or 1869( county index has 1869)
Census19 DEC 1850
Place: St Francis County, Arkansas
Age: 56 born Md
Address: Franks Township dwelling 621 family 521 Samuel M McCurdy 33m Lawyer $1100 born Penn, Arabell M McCurdy 26 f $300 born Mi, Tabitha M McCurdy 56 f born Md, Isaac M McCurdy 34 m Lawyer $750 born Penn, Henry J McCurdy 7 m $450, born Ark, Clara S McCurdy 4 f born Ark, Josephine McCurdy 1 f born Ark
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 1 Ark
BurialAUG 1869
Place: Woodruff County, Arkansas
Age: 72yrs 2mos 18ds
Address: Augusta Memorial Park section A In Memory of My Mother Tabitha McCurdy who died Aug 12, 1869 aged 72yrs 2mos 18ds N35° 17.382' W 091° 21.726'


1850 Census,...


Note 1

guessing at this family from census 1860, 1850 and gravestone at Augusta for "my mother" Tabitha.