Alanson M. Curryer, Jr.[1]

Male 1909 - 1952  (42 years)


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  • Name Alanson M. Curryer, Jr.  [2
    Born 04 Aug 1909  Washington State Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1910  282 Summit Place, St. Paul, 8th Ward, Ramsey County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    1910 U. S. Federal Census 
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, Ward 8, St. Paul
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, Ward 8, St. Paul
    Alanson M. Curryer, his wife, Lydia L. McKowan Curryer, and a son Alanson M. Curryer, Jr.
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, Ward 8, St. Paul.
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, Ward 8, St. Paul.
    Alanson M. Curryer, his wife, Lydia L. McKowan Curryer, and a son, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr.
    Census 1920  657 42nd Street, Ward 1, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    1920 U. S. Federal Census 
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Iowa, Polk County, Ward 1, Des Moines
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Iowa, Polk County, Ward 1, Des Moines
    Alanson M. Curryer, his wife, Lydia L. McKowan Curryer, Sons, Alansons M. Jr., Joseph R., and daughter Mary L. Curryer.
    Census 1925  Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    1925 Iowa State Census 
    Age: Abt. 15 
    Curryer, Alanson M., 1925 Iowa State Census, Des Moines, Ward 1, Polk County, Iowa
    Curryer, Alanson M., 1925 Iowa State Census, Des Moines, Ward 1, Polk County, Iowa
    Alanson M. Curryer; his wife, Lydia Leona McKowan Curryer; son, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr.; daughter, Mary L. Curryer.
    Census 1930  1413 North Kingsley Drive, Assembly District 55, Block 574, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    1930 U. S. Federal Census 
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1930 U. S. Federal Census, California, Los Angeles County, City of Los Angeles.
    Curryer, Alanson M. household, 1930 U. S. Federal Census, California, Los Angeles County, City of Los Angeles.
    Alanson M. Curryer, his wife, Lydia L. McKowan Curryer, a son, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., and a daughter, Mary L. Curryer.
    Voter Registration 1930  1225 N. Mariposa Ave., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: 20 
    Curryer, Alanson M. and Alanson M., Jr. Index to Register of Voters, 1225 Mariposa Ave., Precinct 1049, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
    Curryer, Alanson M. and Alanson M., Jr. Index to Register of Voters, 1225 Mariposa Ave., Precinct 1049, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
    Voter Registration 1932  1009 N. Curson Ave. , West Holly Wood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [10
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: Abt. 22 
    Curryer, Alanson M. and Alanson M., Jr. 1932 Index to Register of Voters, West Hollywood Precinct No. 26, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
    Curryer, Alanson M. and Alanson M., Jr. 1932 Index to Register of Voters, West Hollywood Precinct No. 26, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California
    1009 N. Curson Ave.
    Voter Registration 1936  955 N. Virgil Ave., Precinct 1290, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: Abt. 26 
    Curryer, Alanson M., Alanson M., Jr., and Alanson M., Jr.'s, wife, Novella Tennis; Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles City Precinct No. 1290
    Curryer, Alanson M., Alanson M., Jr., and Alanson M., Jr.'s, wife, Novella Tennis; Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles City Precinct No. 1290
    955 N. Virgil Ave.
    Incarceration 1932-1936  California State Prison at San Quentin Find all individuals with events at this location  [12
    Reg. No. 53221; Name: Lance Curryer; Burg 2nd & prior; Sentence: 1-15: Paroled: 1934; Discharged: 1936. 
    Age: Abt. 23-27 
    Alanson M. Curryer, alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California.  [AMCjr 13.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California. [AMCjr 13.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, Jr. alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California.   [AMCjr 13.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, Jr. alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California. [AMCjr 13.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California.   [AMCjr 13.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, alias Lance Curryer, Incarcerated at San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California. [AMCjr 13.]
    Voter Registration 1938  955 N. Virgil Ave., Precinct 1290, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [13
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: Abt. 28 
    Curryer, Alanson M., Alanson M., Jr., and Alanson M, Jr.'s Wife, Novella Tennis, California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles City Precinct No 1290, Los Angeles County, California
    Curryer, Alanson M., Alanson M., Jr., and Alanson M, Jr.'s Wife, Novella Tennis, California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles City Precinct No 1290, Los Angeles County, California
    955 N. Virgil Ave.
    World War II Draft Registration Card 16 Oct 1940  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [14
    Serial Number: 3397 
    Age: Abt. 31 
    Alanson M. Curryer, jr. WWII Young Men Draft Registration Cards
    Alanson M. Curryer, jr. WWII Young Men Draft Registration Cards
    Alanson M. Curryer, WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940. [AMCjr 14.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940. [AMCjr 14.]
    Voter Registration 1942  5965 Lexington Ave., Precinct 1549, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [15
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: Abt. 32 
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr., and Wife, Novella Tennis,Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles Precinct 1549, Los Angeles County, California
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr., and Wife, Novella Tennis,Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles Precinct 1549, Los Angeles County, California
    5965 Lexington Ave.
    World War II Enlistment 115 Jan 1943  Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [16
    Enlistment in the U. S. Army for the Duration of World War II 
    Age: Abt. 33 
    Voter Registration 1946  1839 1/2 Whitley Ave. N., Los Angeles, Precinct 1776, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [17
    Index to Register of Voters 
    Age: Abt. 36 
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr., Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles, Precinct 1776, Los Angeles County, California
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr., Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles, Precinct 1776, Los Angeles County, California
    1839 1/2 Whitley Ave.
    Died 19 May 1952  Colusa, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 18
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr. Death Certificate 52-042926 State of California, Department of Public Health, Sacramento
    Curryer, Alanson M., Jr. Death Certificate 52-042926 State of California, Department of Public Health, Sacramento
    This certificate indicates that Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., died in an accident, falling from a moving train most likely. There were extensive injuries.
    Buried 22 May 1952  Oak Hill Cemetery, Red Bluff, Tehama County, California; Memorial ID: 123633248. Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 19
    Alanson M. Curryer, headstone.
    Alanson M. Curryer, headstone.
    Oak Hill Cemetery, Red Bluff, Tehama County, California
    Plot: Unknown
    Application for Headstone 24 May 1952  855 Johnson Street, Red Bluff, California Find all individuals with events at this location  [20
    Mary H. Clausen made Application for Headstone for Alanson Messer Curryer. 
    Alanson M. Curryer, Application for a Headstone. [AMCjr 12.]
    Alanson M. Curryer, Application for a Headstone. [AMCjr 12.]
    Person ID I2097  Lange Pierce
    Last Modified 22 Jul 2019 

    Father Alanson M. Curryer,   b. 20 Dec 1881, Garden City Township, Blue Earth County, Minnesota Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Sept 1943, Prob. Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Lydia Leona McKowan,   b. Between 1881 and 1882, Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 May 1930, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 49 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Abt 1905  [2
    Family ID F444  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Novella Tennis 
    Married 1936  [21
    Divorced Before 1944  [21
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F825  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Dorothy L. Levenberg,   b. 3 Sept 1915, Chicago, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 05 Apr 1945, Whitewater, Riverside County, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years) 
    Married 1944  [21
    Last Modified 18 Nov 2010 
    Family ID F826  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    •        In the 1910 U. S. Federal Census, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is a month old, white, single male. He was born in the state of Washington of parents who were born in Minnesota (father) and Iowa (mother). He lives with his mother and father (Alanson M., Sr., and Lydia Leona Curryer) at 282 Summit Place, 8th Ward, St. Paul, Ramsey County, Minnesota. [AMC 01.]
             In the 1920 U. S. Federal Census, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is a 10 year old, white, single male. He is attending school and can read, write, and speak English. He was born in Washington state of parents who were born in Minnesota (father) and Iowa (mother). He has no occupation. He lives with his parents, Alanson M. Sr. and Leona L., and two siblings (Mary L. Joseph R.) at 657 42nd Street, Ward 1, Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. [AMC 02.]
             In the 1925 Iowa State Census, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is a 15 year old, white, single male. He has been a United States citizen for 15 years and a resident of Iowa for 10 years. He is in high school in the 9th grade and reads and writes English. He lives with his parents, Alanson and Leona, and a sister, Mary, on 42nd Street in Des Moines, Ward 1, Polk County, Iowa. [AMC 07.]
             In the 1930 U. S. Federal Census, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is a 20 year old, white, single male. He was born in Washington state of parents who were born in Minnesota (father) and Iowa (mother). He reads, writes, and speaks English. He is employed as a chef, probably in his father's restaurant. He works for himself and was working at the time of the census. Alanson Jr. lives with his parents, Alanson Sr. and Lydia L., and one sibling, Mary L., at 1413 North Kingsley Drive, Block 574, Assembly District 55, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. [AMC 03.]
             In 1930, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is living with his father at 1225 N. Mariposa Ave., Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California. His mother has just died. He is designated as a salesman. And, he is registered as a Democrat, like his father. [AMC 09.]
             In 1932, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is living with his father at 1009 Curson Ave. in West Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Precinct 26. Both are registered in the Index to Register of Voters as Democrats. [AMC 08.]
             From 1932 to approximately 1936, Alanson M. Curryer was incarcerated in San Quentin Prison, Marin County, California for robbery. Information about that event is posted within the event section. It appears that this prison time is the second robbery conviction. For the first one, Alanson did jail time in Los Angeles. No further time for any incarceration has been found.
             In the 1936 Index to Register of Voters, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is living with his father, who is retired. The Register indicates that he is a merchant and that he is a a registered Democrat. He is living at 955 N. Virgil Ave. in Los Angeles. At this time, he is married to Novella Tennis. [AMC 10.]
      In the 1938 California Index to Register of Voters, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is living with his father, Alanson M. Curryer, Sr., who is retired, and his wife, Flossy Tennis at 955 N. Virgil Ave. in Los Angeles. Alanson M. Jr. is listed as a florist; Flossy as a housewife. All three Curryers living at this address are registered as democrats. [AMC 11.]
             In 1942, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., and his wife, Flossy N., are living at 5965 Lexington Ave., Los Angeles, Precinct 1549, Los Angeles County, California. He is listed as working in motion pictures and she is listed as working in defense. Both are registered democrats. [AMCjr 03.]
             On 15 January 1943, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., registered for the Army. According to the record, he registered in Los Angeles, California, as a private. He had one year of college; his civil occupation was that of decorator and window dresser; he was married; his height is 69 inches; his weight that of 163 pounds. [AMCjr 02.]
             In 1946, Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., is listed in the Index to Register of Voters as living on 1839 1/2 N. Whitley Ave., Los Angeles, Precinct 1776, Los Angeles County, California. He is listed as a register democrat. [AMC 04.]
             According to his death certificate, Alanson, M. Curryer, Jr., died on May 19, 1952 from a fall from a moving train in rural Arbuckle, Colusa County, California. His last known address was 855 Johnson Street, Red bluff, Tehama County, California. However, the exact time of his death is not known. The body was found at 4:30 p.m on 5.22. 52. According to the death certificate, his occupation at this time was as laborer in agriculture. [AMCjr 05.]

  • Sources 
    1. [S6746] Alanson Curryer household, 1910 U. S. Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, St. Paul, 8th Ward, ED 108, SD 4, sheet 245A, dwelling 185, family 266; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 719. [AMC 01.].

    2. [S7472] Alanson Curryer household, 1910 U. S. Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, St. Paul, 8th Ward, ED 108, SD 4, sheet 245A, dwelling 185, family 266; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 719. [AMC 01.].

    3. [S6747] Alanson Curryer household, 1910 U. S. Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, St. Paul, 8th Ward, ED 108, SD 4, sheet 245A, dwelling 185, family 266; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 719. [AMC 01.].

    4. [S8241] Alanson Messer Curryer, Jr., death certificate No. 52-042926 (1952), California Department of Public Health, Sacramento. [AMCjr 05.].

    5. [S6748] Alanson Curryer household, 1910 U. S. Census, Ramsey County, Minnesota, St. Paul, 8th Ward, ED 108, SD 4, sheet 245A, dwelling 185, family 266; National Archives micropublication T624, roll 719. [AMC 01.].

    6. [S6749] Alanson M. Curryer household, 1920 U. S. Census, Polk County, Iowa, Des Moines, Ward 1, ED 78, SD 7. sheet 1B, dwelling 20, family 20; National Archives micropublication T625, roll 507. [AMC 02.].

    7. [S8201] Alanson M. Curryer household, 1925 Iowa State Census, Polk County, Des Moines, line 12; roll IA1925_1891. Ancestry.com. (2007). Iowa State Census Collection, 1836-1925 [Database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations Inc. [AMC 07.].

    8. [S6750] Alanson M. Curryer household, 1930 U. S. Census, Los Angeles County, California, Los Angeles, ED 19-44, SD 16, sheet 12B, dwelling 283, family 395; National Archives Micropublication T626, roll 133, image 585. [AMC 03.].

    9. [S8230] Alanson M. Curryer,1930 California Index to Register of Voters, 1225 N. Mariposa Ave., Precinct 1049, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA; roll 26, image 665. [AMC 09.].

    10. [S8229] Alanson M. Curryer,1932 California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles County, West Hollywood Precinct No. 26, CA; Roll 29, image 610. [AMC 08.].

    11. [S8232] Alanson M. Curryer, 1936 California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles, Precinct 1290, Los Angeles County, CA; Roll 39, image 485. [AMC 10.].

    12. [S9763] Alanson M. Curryer, jr., incarceration. (2014). Ancestry.com. California, Prison and Correcgional Records, 1851-1950 [database online]. Provo, UT:Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [AMCjr 13.].

    13. [S8233] Alanson M. Curryer, 1938 Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles City precinct No. 1290, Los Angeles County, California; CA Roll 44, Image 1013. [AMC 11.].

    14. [S9764] Alanson M. Curryer, jr. (2011). Ancestry.com. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1940-1947 [database online]. Lehi, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [AMCjr 14.].

    15. [S8236] Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., 1942 California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles Precinct 1549, Los Angeles County, California; CA Roll 56, Image 805. [AMCjr 03.].

    16. [S8208] Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., Enlistment record, National Archives and Records Administration (2005). U. S. Word War II Army Enlistment Records, 1938-1946 [Database online]. Provo: UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [AMCjr 02.].

    17. [S8237] Alanson M. Curryer, Jr., 1946 California Index to Register of Voters, Los Angeles Precinct 1776, Los Angeles County, California; CA Roll 68, Image 437. [AMCjr 04.].

    18. [S8205] Alanson Messer Curryer, Jr., California Death Index, Social Security No. 568 44 8441 (1952), California Department of Health Services, Sacramento. [AMCjr 01.].

    19. [S9761] Alanson M. Curryer, burial. (2012). Ancestry.com. Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Memorial ID: 123633248. [AMCjr 11.].

    20. [S9762] Alanson M. Curryer, headstone application. (2012). Ancestry.com. Heastone Applications for Military Veterans, 1925-1963 [database online]. Provo, UT: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. [AMCjr 12.].

    21. [S8216] Harold B. Curryer. Dr. Joseph Curtis Curryer and His Wife Sarah Elizabeth Drake: The Curryers From England to Spokane. Unpublished book, nd, paginated by section, See middle section, Descedants of Samuel Curryer, page 6-7. [HDC 01.].


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