Kansas History and Heritage Project-Coffey County

Coffey County Immigration
Filing of "First Papers," 1870-1900


Some years were not represented (1875 and 1895) and some years only had two or three entries. Whether this was because some pages were missing, or there were no filings that year, I do not know.

Name Age Country of Origin Date Filed
Aurien, Chris 40 Prussia Jan. 24, 1871
Baitinger, Fritz 33 Germany Nov. 3, 1890
Barker, William 24 England Oct. 3, 1870
Beck, Chris 22 Germany Oct. 23, 1900
Beck, Martin 53 Germany Mar. 6, 1893
Beck, Valentine 29 Germany Nov. 7, 1881
Berndt, Wilhelm 25 Germany Sep. 13, 1894
Bethke, Frederick 30 Germany July 10, 1888
Blanck, Nicholas 43 Germany Nov. 8, 1881
Blosser, John 72 Switzerland Nov. 8, 1887
Boner, George 26 Switzerland Dec. 6, 1886
Boss, Ulysses 28 Switzerland Aug. 25, 1886
Boulton, John P. 24 England Oct. 9, 1896
Brack, Samuel 59 England Nov. 3, 1873
Branick, Patrick 27 Ireland Oct. 4, 1870
Brenkmann, F. Fritz 23 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Brenkmann, Konrad 71 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Broschler, Casper 47 Germany Nov. 8, 1881
Broun, John 55 Sweden Nov. 4, 1874
Browne, Mathew F. 33 Ireland Mar. 22, 1888
Brunner, Jacob 24 Switzerland Nov. 2, 1885
Burger, Lorenz 22 Bavaria Nov. 6, 1882
Burnham, George G. 40 Canada Apr. 9, 1896
Burnham, Henry 65 Canada Mar. 16, 1891
Burnham, Mary 39 Canada Mar. 20, 1891
Burns, Edward 47 Great Britain Sep. 2, 1896
Cairns, Alexander 29 Scotland Oct. 26, 1896
Carbiner, George 51 France Nov. 4, 1882
Carlson, John O. 24 Sweden Nov. 1, 1894
Cayot, Margaret 30 France April 19, 1873
Connors, Daniel 26 Ireland Oct. 3, 1870
Criqui, Peter 29 Germany Oct. 20, 1888
Cunningham, William 41 Ireland Oct. 28, 1872
Currie, Daniel 57 Scotland Apr. 22, 1891
Daley, Patrick 29 Ireland Aug. 22, 1874
Davidson, John 23 Scotland Nov. 5, 1870
Davidson, Peter 24 Scotland June 14, 1880
Dawson, Charles Frederick 19 England Sep. 1, 1883
Denahy, Dennis 24 Ireland Sep. 18, 1884
Deusch, Chris 26 Germany Apr. 19, 1886
Dittman, Godfred 55 Germany Nov. 7, 1874
Dobell, Isaac Blount 61 England May 25, 1889
Dreyer, Fred 52 Switzerland Nov. 6, 1882
Eggimann, Jacob 43 Switzerland Oct. 29, 1897
Ehrhardt, Julius 33 Germany Oct. 28, 1880
Ekert, Noe 33 Germany Nov. 3, 1891
England, William 24 Canada Oct. 1, 1870
Esslinger, Martin 28 Germany Feb. 29, 1896
Fahring, Christian 23 Switzerland Nov. 6, 1899
Fankhauser, Christ 21 Switzerland Oct. 29, 1897
Felse, Ebenezer 49 England July 26, 1870
Field, Francis James 35 England Sep.27, 1873
Fischer, John 35 Germany Nov. 5, 1888
Fischer, John 70 Germany Oct. 17, 1896
Fisher, A. H. 24 Germany Nov. 3, 1900
Fisher, August 26 Germany Oct. 10, 1894
Fisher, Charles 21 Germany Nov. 4, 1893
Fitzpatrick, Pat 30 Ireland Oct. 3, 1870
Fockle, Francis 28 Prussia Sep. 9, 1871
Franke, Joseph 26 Prussia Sep. 18, 1880
Frasscal, Christian 39 Switzerland Nov. 5, 1877
Frick, Frank M. 35 Canada Oct. 31, 1896
Gau, Conrad 34 Germany Aug. 29, 1879
Gauchat, Celestin 50 Switzerland June 2, 1894
Gibbon, Henry 35 England Sep. 2, 1871
Gibbon, Joseph 37 England Oct. 3, 1870
Gibbon, Mrs. Jane 48 England Apr. 4, 1887
Gilligan, Thomas 24 England July 15, 1884
Gould, Alfred 36 England Mar. 29, 1871
Gould, William 26 England June 28, 1870
Gropengiesser, Theodore 21 Germany Oct. 20, 1888
Gropengiesser, William 57 Germany Sep. 21, 1880
Gschwind, Christopher 46 Germany July 6, 1883
Gurtner, Fred 36 Switzerland Oct. 27, 1900
Haegvald, Conrad 46 Russia Nov. 4, 1893
Haegvald, Wilhelm 23 Russia Nov. 4, 1893
Harper, Joel 41 England Aug. 28, 1883
Harris, Able 34 Ireland July 17, 1882
Harris, George D. 30 Ireland Nov. 5, 1898
Harris, Isaac A. W. 61 Ireland Oct. 30, 1886
Harris, J. H. 73 Ireland Dec. 1, 1897
Harris, James 46 Ireland Nov. 3, 1898
Harris, Watkins R. W. 56 Ireland May 28, 1890
Hassard, Charles Q. 45 Great Britain Jan. 27, 1892
Heimer, John 35 Germany May 16, 1872
Helm, John Goodfellow 36 Scotland Oct. 27, 1883
Hentschel, Charles 35 Prussia Sep. 13, 1880
Heritage, John 48 England Aug. 30, 1871
Hetherington, Joseph 25 England Oct. 10, 1885
Hoffmans, Frank 22 Germany Aug. 6, 1872
Huber, Emil 21 Germany Nov. 7, 1898
Huber, Joseph 53 Germany Mar. 6, 1893
Hunt, Alfred 49 England July 24, 1885
Husemann, Fredrick 27 Germany July 22, 1871
Illingworth, Benjamin 27 England Feb. 24, 1879
Illingworth, Rhodes 53 England Feb. 24, 1879
Ireland, Mary Ann 50 England Oct. 6, 1884
Isch, John 28 Switzerland Mar. 17, 1891
Isch, Nicholas 47 Switzerland Jan. 21, 1884
Johnsen, Carsen 32 Denmark Oct. 8, 1880
Johnson, August 23 Sweden Oct. 9, 1896
Johnson, Carl Oscar 27 Sweden Nov. 5, 1894
Jones, David J 29 Wales Oct. 4, 1870
Jones, Hugh M. 33 Wales Sep. 29, 1870
Jones, Oliver 24 Wales Sep. 27, 1870
Kaiser, E. 25 Germany Oct. 20, 1879
Kane, Herman 43 Prussia Oct. 25, 1892
Kaufman, Edward 40 Germany Sep. 23, 1885
Kiburz, John 27 Switzerland Oct. 31, 1896
King, Leonard 62 England Oct. 6, 1894
King, Thomas 28 Ireland Oct. 3, 1870
Kinley, William 25 England Oct. 3, 1870
Klaasen, Peter J. 22 Russia Oct. 18, 1879
Kloehr, Joseph 40 Germany Nov. 2, 1872
Kraft, Henry 21 Russia Nov. 3, 1892
Krapt, Kasper 39 Germany Nov. 2, 1872
Kratzke, Carl 34 Germany Oct. 10, 1894
Krause, Oswald 41 Prussia Feb. 7, 1870
Kulling, John 22 Switzerland Nov. 2, 1886
Lagers, H. C. 28 Holland Aug. 24, 1870
Larson, Erick 30 Sweden Oct. 4, 1870
Legner, Ernst 66 Germany Nov. 4, 1893
Lehmann, Julius Franz 45 Germany Nov. 5, 1881
Lewis, W. N. 30 South Wales Nov. 7, 1892
Lloyd, Enoch 50 Wales Nov. 7, 1876
Lodge, John 31 England Oct. 6, 1873
Loser, Carl 38 Germany Aug. 23, 1884
Luthi, Carl 22 Switzerland Nov. 3, 1900
Luthi, Rudolf 30 Switzerland Sep. 21, 1885
Mabson, F. L. 23 England Oct. 15, 1880
Mahoney, Simon 33 Ireland Jan. 31, 1870
Manske, Albert 30 Prussia Sep. 24, 1892
Mays, Albert 25 Germany Feb. 5, 1898
Mays, John 24 Germany Oct. 3, 1900
McCaffery, William 34 Ireland Oct. 20, 1879
McMullen, William 41 England Mar. 28, 1870
Metcalf, John 36 England Nov. 22, 1887
Metzger, George 30 Germany Oct. 20, 1879
Meyer, Michael 22 Germany Oct. 19, 1872
Meyer, Paul 23 Germany Oct. 18, 1879
Michler, Franz 40 Prussia Jan. 8, 1870
Mitchell, John 48 Scotland Nov. 2, 1872
Moser, Frederick 59 Switzerland Apr. 19, 1886
Mueller, A. 40 Switzerland Aug. 13, 1900
Natrop, John 41 Germany Nov. 5, 1894
Neblung (Nebelong), Fredric Christoff 65 Germany Apr. 3, 1874
Nicholas, Job 30 Italy Nov. 5, 1872
Nielsen, Hans 37 Denmark Oct. 20, 1888
Nikkel (Nickel), Benjamin 66 Russia Oct. 18, 1879
Nikkel (Nickel), Cornelius 30 Russia Oct. 18, 1879
Nikkel (Nickel), David 28 Russia Oct. 27, 1879
Nikkel (Nickel), Henry 21 Russia Oct. 18, 1879
Nikkel (Nickel), Peter 52 Russia Oct. 27, 1879
O'Neill, Hugh 22 Ireland Sep. 26, 1887
O'Shea, William 22 Ireland Oct. 3, 1870
Oberske, Urike 35 Poland Oct. 3, 1893
Offermann, William 30 Germany Nov. 5, 1881
Ott, August 27 Prussia Sep. 24, 1892
Ott, Jacob 24 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Ott, John D. 26 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Ott, Ludwig 25 Prussia Aug. 30, 1892
Ott, Mathias 32 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Parry, T. W. 45 South Wales Nov. 7, 1892
Payer, Peter 28 France May 17, 1872
Peter, Ulrich 31 Switzerland Jan. 31, 1887
Peterton, William R. 24 Canada Jan. 13, 1890
Plattner, Anton 25 Switzerland Nov. 6, 1882
Poire, Joseph 41 France Mar. 11, 1873
Raaf, Frederick 49 Germany Apr. 19, 1886
Raersel, Anders 29 Sweden July 13, 1880
Randall, William A. 35 Canada Nov. 8, 1870
Reislig (Reisbig), Henry 22 Russia Nov. 4, 1893
Rogers, William Henry 39 England May 31, 1881
Rooney, Peter 24 Ireland Aug. 11, 1900
Rosen, August 26 Prussia Aug. 30, 1892
Rosen, John 30 Prussia Oct. 31, 1892
Rosen, Ludwig 61 Prussia Aug. 30, 1892
Rosen, William 22 Prussia Aug. 30, 1892
Rosine, Fritz 22 Germany Nov. 5, 1900
Ross, William C. 24 Scotland Sep. 1, 1888
Roth, Jacob 26 Switzerland Nov. 1, 1894
Rothenfluch, Antone 23 Germany Oct. 31, 1885
Rush, George 44 Germany Nov. 6, 1877
Salt, Joseph 28 Germany Oct. 30, 1884
Sanc, John 43 Switzerland Nov. 3, 1891
Schif, Adam 39 Germany Apr. 19, 1886
Schindler, Gottlieb 32 Switzerland Nov. 4, 1893
Schmidt, Jacob 33 Russia Oct. 25, 1879
Schneider, Heinrich 75 Switzerland Sep. 23, 1885
Schurter, William 36 Switzerland Oct. 29, 1897
Schutt, Phillip 37 Germany May 27, 1893
Schwab, August 22 Germany Oct. 23, 1900
Schwab, Edward 21 Germany Nov. 5, 1894
Schwab, George A. 78 Germany Nov. 6, 1882
Schwab, K. L. 50 Germany Mar. 6, 1893
Schweizer, Reinhart 41 Switzerland Oct. 25, 1884
Seiferlein, John C. 45 Bavaria Nov. 5, 1870
Shapter, Robert Tucker 29 England Sep. 1, 1883
Simpson, John 52 Scotland Nov. 3, 1894
Sommerhalder (Somerhalder), Jacob 39 Switzerland Mar. 6, 1893
Spahlinger (Spalinger), Karl 28 Germany Oct. 22, 1883
Sporleder, Gustave 33 Germany Dec. 28, 1894
Sprenger, Ernst Adolph 31 Saxony, Prussia Sep. 3, 1896
Stalmann, Charles 21 Germany Jan. 11, 1881
Stalmann, Paul 30 Germany May 14, 1879
Stoffels, Peter 45 Germany Oct. 19, 1880
Strait, Nicholas 50 Switzerland Nov. 5, 1883
Stranchon, George 31 Canada Oct. 20, 1888
Strauch, George 25 Russia Nov. 4, 1893
Strauch, John 21 Russia Oct. 31, 1896
Strid, H. N. 32 Sweden Nov. 3, 1873
Strid, Ole N. 30 Sweden Nov. 16, 1885
Sullivan, James H. 33 Ireland Oct. 3, 1870
Suter, G. 40 Switzerland May 28, 1880
Swalwell, William 47 England July 10, 1885
Swalwell, William Fisher 26 England Dec. 22, 1886
Switzer, Rudolph 22 Switzerland Dec. 8, 1896
Telford, Robert 36 England Mar. 26, 1873
Todd, Robert 28 England July 12, 1870
Vallant, Carl 51 Prussia Apr. 3, 1874
Vasey, Mrs. Mary Ann 24 England Apr. 5, 1887
Vasey, William 25 England July 15, 1884
Vaughn, David 25 Wales Nov. 1, 1886
Voeste, Theodor 34 Germany Oct. 25, 1884
Volland, Charles 27 Prussia Mar. 18, 1873
Volland, Charles 25 Prussia Mar. 18, 1873
Volland, Fritz 21 Germany Nov. 2, 1885
Volland, Krist 23 Prussia Oct. 30, 1874
Wagner, G. H. 22 Germany Nov. 3, 1900
Wagner, H. P. 22 Germany Nov. 7, 1881
Walter, George 54 France Nov. 3, 1894
Warfford, John C. 25 Mexico Nov. 3, 1874
Weber, Charles 31 Germany Nov. 1, 1880
Weber, Urban 58 Germany Nov. 1, 1880
Weide, Gothardt 40 Prussia Oct. 3, 1870
Weide, Gottfried 41 Germany Nov. 7, 1882
Whitley, Edwin A. 52 Ontario, Canada Oct. 22, 1896
Williams, Ellis R. 31 England Nov. 5, 1872
Williams, Herbert D. 21 Wales May 8, 1871
Wilson, W. H. 30 Canada Nov. 7, 1874
Winters, Herbert O. 28 Germany Oct. 29, 1898
Zander, Franz 24 Germany May 15, 1890
Zscheile, August 46 Germany Jan. 26, 1887






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