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Name Coad, Ellen Marie (Leahy), 1847-1923
Born 05/28/1847
Spouse Coad, John Francis, 1842-1910
Children Coad, John Francis, 1871-1941
Coad, Arthur Lawrence, 1882-1973
Deceased 12/18/1923

Associated Records

Image of RG0891.AM - RG0891 Coad Brothers

RG0891.AM - RG0891 Coad Brothers

The collection consists of one folder containing papers relating to Mark M. Coad, John F. Coad, and the Coad Brothers cattle company. There is an original and typescript copy of a contract between Bay State Livestock Company and the Coad Brothers in which the former would purchase the Coad ranches in 1883. There are also several accounts by witnesses to an Indian attack of Wisconsin Ranche, Weld County, Colorado, in 1865. The Wisconsin Ranche was owned by the Coad Brothers. Miscellaneous other items include copies of two speeches given by Ralph Coad, "History of Irish Americans settling in Nebraska," and one about his father's and uncle's cattle and freighting business; a list of Nebraska