Amanda Jessie McCurdy

F, b. 9 January 1905, d. 29 June 1982
FatherSidney McCurdy b. 10 Apr 1879, d. 23 Mar 1944
MotherCora Ellen Peterman b. 11 Nov 1874, d. 4 Dec 1956
Amanda Jessie [McCurdy] Woodworth
     Amanda Jessie was born on Monday, 9 January 1905 in Liberty Township, Crawford County, Ohio, at the family farm at 4665 Stetzer Road. 2 May 1940, Jessie was listed on the U.S. Federal Census at the Crawford Children's Home, Galion, Crawford County, Ohio. Enumerated in this facility as members of the staff were Jessie McCurdy [35 Ohio], Edith McCurdy [29 Ohio]. Jessie is working as the girl's Governess and her sister, Edith, was working as a cook. They both worked 52 hours and made $444 a year.1 Jessie married Chauncey Woodworth on 30 August 1947 in Crawford County, Ohio.2 Jessie departed this life on Tuesday, 29 June 1982 in Bucyrus, Crawford County, Ohio, at age 77 years, 5 months and 20 days. She was buried there at Bucyrus in Oakwood Cemetery.3


Chauncey Woodworth b. 25 Sep 1909, d. 22 Sep 1992


  1. [S683] 1940 United States Federal Census: Galion, Crawford County, Ohio - Enumeration District 17-26, Sheet 25b, Line 42. - transcribed by Larry & Kathy McCurdy.
  2. [S336] Carl E. Shumaker, Marriages of Crawford County, Ohio 1831-1997, Volume II: page 643 - 30 August 1947: Amanda Jessie McCurdy, daughter of Sidney to Chauncey Woodworth, son of Jay. [Volume 26: page 37]
  3. [S225] Carl Shumaker, Cemeteries of Crawford County, Ohio, Volume IIa: page 598 - Amanda Jesse Woodworth born: 9 January 1905; died: 28 June 1982; parents: Sidney McCurdy, son of John & Cora Ellen Peterman, daughter of Michael A.; spouse: Chauncey Woodworth; burial: Oakwood - grave U-30.