CURTIS C. KNOX, a representative of one of Springfield Township's early and worthy families, was born on his present 156 acre farm which is situated one mile south of Amsterdam, Jefferson County, Ohio, on AUgust 8, 1868. His parents were Harrison and Louisa (Moore) Knox, and his grandfather was William Knox.
C. C. Knox was reared and educated in Springfield Township and he and brother continue the farming operations in which their father was so successfully engaged for so many years. They are interested also in raising fine stock and own some high grade specimens. Mr. Knox has fifteen acres of valuable timber. The coal has been mined by the Y. & O. Coal COmpany. Mr. Knox is a member of the Amsterdam Presbyterian Church. Like his late father, he is a Republican.