Curry, Dove, Wey- Skaneatles, NY
My great great grandfather was William Edward Curry Sr. He was born in Canada in 1836. One year after his birth his family moved to Skaneateles, Onongdago county, NY. In the 1900 census he is listed as 65 yo having lived in this county for 64 years.
He married the widow of Jim Dove, Rebecca Way, in 1876. Rebecca and Jim had several children together and she along with some of her children from both of her marriages are buried in Lakeveiw Cemetery in Skaneateles.
William Edward Curry jr was born in Nov 1876 in New York. He had a younger brother Freddy who was born in 1882 and died 1887. Buried in Lakeview.
Edward Curry Jr moved to Chicago when he was 16 and lived with his brother James Dove. He started out as a plumber but ended up selling Electricity in Chicago. He met and eventually married Cecilia O'Herron in June of 1904 and their only son John Wey Curry was born in 1910 in Joliet, Will county, IL.
William Sr and William Jr died in Nov 1914 just two weeks apart. Sr died in Seattle, WA while visiting or living with family? and Jr died and is buried in Joliet IL in Elmhurst Cemetery.
John Wey was my grandfather and he passed away in 1995. If anyone knows this family please let me know. Cathi