Alva Kinder was born 2/24/1846 probably Miller Co., MO. he was the son of William Kinder & Julia Ann Bilyeu. He traveled with his family from Missouri to Oregon in 1852. Alva married Martha Farmer b: abt. 1851, not sure if it was MO or OR.in Scio, Linn Co.,OR on 6/4/1865. They were married by Rev. Powell.
They are shown on the 1870 Federal Population census for Scio, Linn Co. on pg. 616. Looking for information as to when they died and where they are buried. Also seeking information as to who were the parents of Martha Farmer.
Children of Alva & Martha Kinder: James William Kinder who married Henrietta "Etta" Case Mary Caroline "Carrie" Kinder who married Valentine Bartlett "Volley" Peterson Joseph Cortis Kinder who married Edith Antionette Dean, my husbands Grandparents Francis Kinder who died at age 16 Vina Icy Kinder who married William Walker Hinton
We have hit a brick wall, any help would be appreciated. Alva & Martha were my husbands Great Grandparents.