Name: ABRAHAM S. COY
Given Name: ABRAHAM S.
Birth: 27 Aug 1839 in Indiana Co., PA 1
Death: 24 Feb 1909 in Indiana Co., PA
Burial: Feb 1909 Harmony Presbyterian Cemetery, Penn Run, Cherryhill Twp., Indiana Co., PA
Cival War Vet Co. F 55th Reg. PA Vol enlisted 10/9/1865 at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg. Served two years and reinlisted for three more, mustered out on 8/25/1865.
Change Date: 8 Nov 2002 at 21:42:00
Occupation: Owned and operated Spruce Grove woolen and saw mills.
I found Abraham in the 1880 census, Buffington Twp., Indiana Co., PA. There was only one other daughter listed with just initials. --JEN
Father: LEWIS "Ludwig" COY b: 25 Sep 1812 in Bedford Co., PA c: 1 Aug 1822 in BV Lutheran Church, Brushvalley Twp., Indiana Co., PA
Mother: MARGARET SLEPPY b: 13 Feb 1811 in Green Twp., Indiana Co., PA
ELIZABETH STEPHENS b: 1841 in Pine Flats, Indiana Co., PA
in Poss Indiana Co., PA 2
- MARGARET A. COY b: Aug 1868 in Dinsmore, Pine Twp., Indiana Co., PA
- P. Jennie COY b: ABT 1871 in PA
- Title: History of Indiana County PA
Text: ABRAHAM S. COY, son of Lewis Coy, was born in Indiana county, August 27th, 1839. In 1861, he enlisted in company F of the 55th Pennsylvania volunteers and was mustered into service October 9th, at Camp Curtin, Harrisburg. He served two years and then re-enlisted for three years more or during the war, and remained in the service until the close of the war and was mustered out August 25th, 1865. He was taken prisoner in the spring of 1862, kept until October 12th of the same year, and was released on parole. He married in June, 1866, Elizabeth Stephens, daughter of Alexander Stephens, of Pine township. Their issue is two children, daughters. They are now living at the "Spruce Grove" woolen and saw mills, which he is now operating.
- Title: Marriage source for Abraham & Elizabeth (Stephens) Coy
Publication: History of Indiana County, Pennsylvania, page 543.
The book can be found at the Indiana Historical Society in Indiana, PA.