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Calisphere: Autobiography and Reminiscence of Alvin Aaron Coffey ...

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25 items ... Title: Autobiography and Reminiscence of Alvin Aaron Coffey, Mills Seminary P.O., 1901; Creator: Coffey, Alvin Aaron, 1822-1902, creator; Contributor ...

Alvin Aaron Coffey, Sr (1822 - 1902) - Find A Grave Memorial

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Sep 14, 2005 ... Father of William, Mary F. Coffey Pindell, John W. Coffey, Alvin A. Coffey, Lavinia Bassett Coffey Logan Snaden, Stephen Ware Coffey, Charles ...

Lingenfelter Archives - CSU, Chico

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ALVIN AARON COFFEY, JR born Missouri Dec 28, 1851 died Red Bluff Feb 6, 1932 married Shasta Co Dec 24, 1876 Jennie Elnora Scott born Calif Oct 4, 1856  ...

Notable Kentucky African Americans - Migration West

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... was established by former slaves and credited to Mr. and Mrs. George Tivis from Kentucky, and their children Melinda, Richard, Alvin, George Jr., and Esther.

ipernity: Alvin Coffey - by ~Kicha~

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Sep 4, 2014 ... Alvin Aaron Coffey was born a slave in Mason County, Kentucky on July 14, 1822 to Lewis Larkin Coffey and Nellie Cook. Alvin Coffey was ...

"From the Quarters to Lincoln Heights" - Redding Record Searchlight

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Feb 22, 2011 ... The film crew reached out to Jeannette Molson of Woodland, whose great-great- grandfather, Alvin Aaron Coffey, was an emancipated slave ...

SWEET FREEDOM'S PLAINS: - National Park Service

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245. Nelson Ray's Family. 246. Alvin Aaron Coffey, ca. 1887. 247. Mahala Tindall Coffey. 248. Bridget “Biddy” Mason. 249. Mary Jane Holmes Shipley Drake.

Remembering Black California - Black History is truly American History

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Alvin Aaron Coffey was born a slave in Mason County, Kentucky on July 14, 1822 as the property of Margaret Cooke. His parents were Lewis (Larkin) Coffey and ...

Traveling to the Gold Rush - Education Place

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This account of Alvin A. Coffey's journey to the California gold fields overland by wagon is filled with descriptions of various adventures he experienced along the  ...

SLAVERY IN CALIFORNIA Slavery in California prior to the ... - jstor

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Alvin Coffey was born in 1822, in Saint Louis, Missouri. He came to Cali- ... Whereupon Alvin told him if he would let him return to California, he could easily earn ...

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Coffey, Alvin Aaron (1822-1902) | The Black Past: Remembered and ...

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Alvin Aaron Coffey was born a slave in Mason County, Kentucky on July 14, 1822 as the property of Margaret Cooke. His parents were Lewis (Larkin) Coffey and ...

Alvin Coffey - African American '49er and Black California Pioneer

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ALVIN A. COFFEY has told his own story in the Book of Reminiscences, which can be seen at the library of the California Society of Pioneers, located on ...

Alvin A. Coffey - Oakland - LocalWiki

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Alvin Aaron Coffey, Sr. (July 14, 1822 - October 28, 1902) was the only African American member of the California Society of Pioneers. Coffey was born a slave  ...

Alvin Coffey | African American Histories

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May 4, 2013 ... Alvin Coffey, born in 1822 as a slave, was first brought to California in 1849 by Dr . Bennett of Missouri to work for a short time in the gold mines.

Alvin Coffey was born a slave in Kentucky in... - California State Library

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Alvin Coffey was born a slave in Kentucky in 1822. He persuaded his fourth owner to allow him to travel to California to earn enough to purchase his freedom.