was born at Monroe Co., Indiana
, on 10 July 1835. He was the son of Samuel T. Curry
and Sarah Smith
. He married Margaret Nixon Fullerton
at Monroe Co., Indiana
, on 15 August 1855. David was listed as the head of a family on the 1860 Census at Perry Twp., Monroe Co., Indiana
. 1860 Indiana, Monroe Co., Perry Twp. lists the following family at dwelling # 998: David S. Curry, age 26, male, white, black smith, born in Indiana; Margaret, age 27, female, white, born in South Carolina; Samuel, age 4, male, white, born in Indiana; Emily, age 2, female, white, born in Indiana; John C., age 4 months, male, white, born in Indiana.. He died on 7 April 1917 at age 81.