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Carl Curtis
Birth: Mar. 15, 1905
Death: Jan. 24, 2000

US Congressman, Senator. Born in Minden, Nebraska, he graduated from Nebraska Wesleyan University in 1927, was a teacher for a while, studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1930 and commenced to practice in Minden, Nebraska. He was the Kearney County Attorney, (1931-34). In 1939, he was elected as a Republican to the Seventy-sixth Congress and to the next seven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1954. That same year he was elected as a Republican to the United States Senate serving, (1955-79). Following his political career, he moved to Lincoln, Nebraska, where he practiced law and served as an officer of the conservative lobby the American Freedom Coalition. He died at age 94. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Spouses:
  Lois I. Atwater Curtis (1903 - 1970)*
  Mildred Malvina Genier Curtis (1913 - 2009)*
 
 Children:
  Clara Mae Curtis Hopkins (1936 - 1967)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Minden Cemetery
Minden
Kearney County
Nebraska, USA
 
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Record added: Jul 25, 2001
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Carl Curtis
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In memory of Sen. and Mrs. Curtis.
- John Waddell
 Added: Feb. 18, 2012
Former Minden area resident Sen. Carl T. Curtis, 94, of Lincoln, died Monday, Jan. 24, 2000, in Lincoln.Services were held on Thursday at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Minden and memorial services on Monday at Westminster Presbyterian Church in Linc...(Read more)
- Rose Marie Brown
 Added: Aug. 18, 2011

- Frances
 Added: Jun. 30, 2011
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