Son Amos A. Alderfer married Ruth Kincade dau. of Elizabeth Blackburn and Francis Kincade in Marshall CO. Indiana on April 26, 1866.They had two children together. John Oswald, and Laura A. His wife Ruth died at an early age. Son John and dau. Laura were living with Ruth's sister Elizabeth(Kincade) Barton and husband John Wesley Barton and family in the 1880 census.