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|11th Mayor of Chicago|
March 9, 1847 – March 14, 1848
|Preceded by||John Putnam Chapin|
|Succeeded by||James H. Woodworth|
|13th Mayor of Chicago|
March 12, 1850 – March 11, 1851
|Preceded by||James H. Woodworth|
|Succeeded by||Walter S. Gurnee|
|Born||March 29, 1806
|Died||November 2, 1859
|Political party||Democratic Party|
|Children||James, Mary Kimball, Sarah, Lucy Maria, Elizabeth, Laura, Charles Chauncy, Laura Minnie, George Warren|
Curtiss was born on April 7, 1803 in Wethersfield, Connecticut. He was raised in both Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and in Chicago, Illinois. Curtiss died on November 2, 1859 in Joliet, Illinois from an illness, aged 53.
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