213. Peter Allen HOSKINS was born on 12 January 1826 in Indiana. He died on 11 November 1885 at the age of 59 in Kansas.
Found in LDS FamilyTree.
I found an Indiana marriage for Peter A. Hoskins to Lavina Pierce, Vigo Co IN, 20 April 1848. His uncle, M. H. Allen, JP, officiated.
In 1850 they were already in Wisconsin.
Taycheedah, Fond du Lac, Hh 493
Peter A. Hoskins, age 26, Plasterer, b. IN. Lavinia age 26, b. IN.
The 1855 Wisconsin State Census notes Peter A. Hoskins in Taycheedah, Fond du Lac - with 2 white females, 2 white males. Was his mother living with them?
1860 Census. Taycheedah, Fond du Lac, WI, Hh 880
Peter A. Hoskins, 35, b. IN
Lovina, 36, b. IN
Amanda, 4 months, b. WI
Amanda, age 52, b. New York
Civil War Pension Index Cards; Fold3
Peter A. Hoskins, served in Co. A, 21 Regt, Wisconsin Infantry
Filed for his Invalid Pension, 11 Jul 1882, Application #454.553, Certificate #402.594
Widow's application #336.758, Certificate #256.892
a second card on FamilySearch.org with his name and the same service, also lists the name of his widow, Lovina Hoskins - the date of her filing was 18 Mar 1886. Both filed in Kansas
1870 Census. Osage, Allen Co, Kansas. Hh 10
Peter A. Hoskins, age 44, farmer, b. IN
Lovina, age 45, b. IN
Amanda, age 10, b. Wisconsin
By 1880, granddaughter Amanda had married Albert A. Shockey.
1880 Census. Osage Twp, Allen Co, Kansas Hh42
Albert A. Schockey, age 21, b. IL, parents b. IL
Amanda, age 20, wife, b. Wis. parents b. IN
Cora, age 7/12, b. October in KS
In 1900, Amanda & Albert were in Wilson Co Kansas, with a large family.
Peter Allen HOSKINS and Lavina PIERCE were married on 20 April 1848 in Vigo County, Indiana. Lavina PIERCE was born circa 1825 in Indiana.
Peter Allen HOSKINS and Lavina PIERCE had the following children: