John Martin Currier1,2,3

ID# 20857, (1854 - 1928)
FatherJohn Currier1,4,5 (11 Apr 1814 - 19 Dec 1898)
MotherMary W. Martin1,4,5 (2 Feb 1819 - 19 Nov 1901)

Key Events:

Birth: 30 Aug 1854, Tennessee6,7,8
Marriage: 25 Jan 1876, Platte Co., Missouri, Elizabeth T. Brady (about 1859 - 25 Nov 1891)9,10,11
Marriage: about 1894, Lucy Hudiburg (14 Jul 1868 - 6 Dec 1944)12,13,14
Death: 18 Jan 1928, Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee1
Burial: 20 Jan 1928, Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox Co., Virginia1
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     John Martin Currier was born on 30 Aug 1854 in Tennessee.6,7,8 He appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Knox Co., Tennessee, in the household of his parents, John Currier and Mary W. Martin.15 He moved to Blount Co. with his parents before 1870. He appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Blount Co., Tennessee, in the household of his parents.16
     John married first Elizabeth T. Brady, daughter of Walter R. Brady and Elizabeth C. Lamar, on 25 Jan 1876 in Platte Co., Missouri, at the home of John Weisman, her stepfather, with Rev. P. J. Berness officiating.9,10,11
     John and Elizabeth settled in Tennessee after their marriage. They appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Maryville, Blount Co., Tennessee, enumerated 14 Jun 1880. Their children Walter and Neeva were listed as living with them.17
     John moved to Knoxville between 1880 and 1895.
     John married second Lucy Hudiburg, daughter of John L. Hudiburg and Lucy Jane Scarborough, about 1894.12,13,14 He and Lucy Hudiburg appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, at 300 Main, enumerated 8 May 1900, reporting they owned their home, which was mortgaged. Their children Mary, William and Charles were listed as living with them, as was his son by his previous marriage, Walter.18
     John and Lucy appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, at 610 E. Hill Ave., enumerated 18 Apr 1910, reporting they owned their home, which was mortgaged. Their children Mary, William and Charles were listed as living with them, as was his son by his prior marriage, Walter.19
     John and Lucy appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, at 610 E. Hill Ave., enumerated 13 Jan 1920, reporting they owned their home, free of mortgage. Their children Mary, William, Charles and Lucy were listed as living with them as was his son from his previous marriage, Walter. Her parents, Lucy and John L. Hudiburg, were also listed in the household.20
     He was a book keeper by 1880. He became a county court clerk by 1910, and justice of the peace by 1920. He later retired to farming.21,22,23,24,25
     John died on 18 Jan 1928 in Knoxville, Knox Co., Tennessee, at age 73.1 He was buried on 20 Jan 1928 in Old Gray Cemetery, Knoxville, Knox Co., Virginia.1

Children:
     Children with Elizabeth T. Brady:

  • Walter J. Currier17,18,26 (18 Nov 1876 - 7 Feb 1921)
  • Neeva Currier17 (abt 1878 - )

Children:
     Children with Lucy Hudiburg:

  • Mary Louise Currier18,19,27 (18 Nov 1895 - 14 Nov 1970)
  • William Hudiburg Currier18,19,28 (14 Mar 1897 - 7 Jul 1951)
  • Charles Martin Currier18,19,29 (28 Mar 1899 - 8 Oct 1988)
  • Lucy Jane Currier20,30 (21 Sep 1913 - 19 Nov 2000)

Citations

  1. [S7094] John Martin Currier, Certificate of Death.
  2. [S7100] Jno. Currier household, 1860 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows name as Jno M. Currier.
  3. [S7083] John M. Currier and Lizzie T. Brady, Platte Co. Marriage register.
  4. [S7100] Jno. Currier household, 1860 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  5. [S7101] John Currier household, 1870 U.S. Census, Blount Co., Tennessee, shows them apparently living as parent and child.
  6. [S7094] John Martin Currier, Certificate of Death, shows date and state.
  7. [S7100] Jno. Currier household, 1860 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows age 5 and state.
  8. [S7095] Jno. M. Currier household, 1900 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows month, year, as 1855, and age 45.
  9. [S7083] John M. Currier and Lizzie T. Brady, Platte Co. Marriage register, shows date, home, county, state, and officiant.
  10. [S7093] John Currier household, 1880 U.S. Census, Blount Co., Tennessee, shows married.
  11. [S6965] Probate Records, Platte Co., Missouri, P:228, order in the estate of Benjamin Brady, dec'd, 24 Jan 1878, shows her name as Elizabeth Couseir.
  12. [S7095] Jno. M. Currier household, 1900 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows married, with her as married 6 years.
  13. [S7097] John M. Currier household, 1910 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows married 16 years.
  14. [S7096] Lucy Hudiburg Currier, Certificate of Death, shows him as her late husband.
  15. [S7100] Jno. Currier household, 1860 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee.
  16. [S7101] John Currier household, 1870 U.S. Census, Blount Co., Tennessee.
  17. [S7093] John Currier household, 1880 U.S. Census, Blount Co., Tennessee.
  18. [S7095] Jno. M. Currier household, 1900 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee.
  19. [S7097] John M. Currier household, 1910 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee.
  20. [S7098] John M. Currier household, 1920 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee.
  21. [S7093] John Currier household, 1880 U.S. Census, Blount Co., Tennessee, shows occupation as book keeper.
  22. [S7095] Jno. M. Currier household, 1900 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows occupation as book keeper.
  23. [S7097] John M. Currier household, 1910 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows occupation as clerk, industry as county court.
  24. [S7098] John M. Currier household, 1920 U.S. Census, Knox Co., Tennessee, shows occupation as justice, industry as peace.
  25. [S7094] John Martin Currier, Certificate of Death, shows occupation as farmer, retired.
  26. [S7039] J. Walter Currier, Certificate of Death.
  27. [S1500] "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007," Ancestry.com, record for Louise Currier Kerfoot.
  28. [S1500] "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007," Ancestry.com, record for William Hudiburg Currier.
  29. [S1500] "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007," Ancestry.com, record for C M Currier, Soc. Sec. No. 406-12-5050.
  30. [S1500] "U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007," Ancestry.com, record for Lucy Jane Currier, Soc. Sec. No. 411-05-8321.