States: Nebraska: Gage
I am seeking the parentage of Alonzo Coffin b. 1841 NY, m. before 1864 Elizabeth ___ b. 1843 Canada, in census: 1870 (DeKalb Co., IL) and 1880 (Beatrice, Gage Co., NE) with 6 children all born IL (John 1865; Arebell "Belle" 1868; Robert Henry 1869; Alice 1871; Birt 1875; William 1879. Alice Coffin died March/April 1894 in DeKalb Co., IL; her obituary referred to her uncle Ralph Wilkinson of Mayfield, DeKalb Co., IL, her cousin Mrs. J. V. Bacon, and her father Alonzo Coffin of Nebraska. Alonzo Coffin in 1900 census lived alone in Liberty, Gage Co., NE. His married son Robert Henry Coffin was in adjacent Pawnee Co., NE in 1900.
If you can help please contact me. Thank you,
Mary Foster Ludvigsen