of Dowton (Downton), Wiltshire, England.
- [F2176a]. Zacheus CURTIS. Born 1615 at Dowton (Downton), Wiltshire, England. He arrived in America on 5 APR 1635 in the ship James. He married (1) Joanna REED (JENNE ?). He married (2) Grace CORWITHIN [F2177a]. He settled first near Topsfield, Massachusetts and Box Creek, Massachusetts. He later got a homestead of about a hundred acres, nearly 15 miles from Salem. He died 7 DEC 1682.