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James T. Courtney, Logan.

In 1880 Nemaha County, Nebraska, James T. Courtney is 36, Illinois, Mary S. 30, Missouri, with John W. 11, Illinois and George nine months.

James proved up a quarter in 31, 4S 43W in 1891. 

In 1900 Nemaha County, J.T.is a teamster, born Dec 1841, Mary Jan 1843, John W. June 1868, Walter D. October 1881 Nebraska, Robert August 1885 Nebraska, and Charles L., March 1891, Colorado.
In 1900 Holt County, Nebraska, Royal Daisy Kerns born March 1896 in Nebraska, is with Lewis 49 and Elisabeth 38 Kerns.

When Charles registered in Lincoln, he said he was born May 27, 1891 at Logan, Colorado, a passenger brakeman for the CB & Q, married.
In 1920 Beatrice, Nebraska, Charles is 28, Daisy 25, and he's still a brakeman.
In 1920 Seward County, Nebraska, James T. Courtney is 78, Illinois, and Katherine 66, Pennsylvania, living at the Soldiers' and Sailors' Home. James T. Courtney, "Co #, 122 Regiment Illinois Infantry", 1841-1925 is buried in Nemaha County, Nebraska, # 64890700.
In 1930 Lincoln, Charles and Daisy don't have any kids, and he's a railroad conductor.
In 1940 Otoe County, Nebraska, Charles , 47, born in Missouri, and Blanche 43, born in Nebraska, have her three kids - Louis Matter 19, WIlliam Wright 17, and Dorris N. Wright 14.
(Blanche Wright had been a washer-woman in 1930 Otoe County, divorced, with Mary L. Mattes 11, Louis P. 9, and the two Wright children._

Charles L. Courtney, 1891-1957 # 89451280 and Blanche M. 1896-1963 are buried in Nebraska City.

Walter D. is in Nemaha County in 1930, farming, 28, with LulU 29, and they have Lillian R. 1, all three born in Nebraska.

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