Benjamin J. Coy, Architect

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Auburn, Nebraska, 1886-1887

Benjamin J. Coy was born in Canada, circa 1847. In 1880, he was a carpenter in Peru, Nebraska, with a wife and two children.[1]

This page is a contribution to the publication, Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. See the format and contents page for more information on the compilation and page organization.

Compiled Nebraska Directory Listings

Auburn, Nebraska, 1886-1887

Educational & Professional Associations

1880: carpenter, Peru, Nebraska.[1]

Buildings & Projects


a. Not found living in Nebraska in the 1870 U. S. Census.


1. 1880 Unites States Census, s.v. “Ben J. Coy,” Peru, Nemaha County, Nebraska, accessed through

Page Citation

D. Murphy, “Benjamin J. Coy, Architect,” in David Murphy, Edward F. Zimmer, and Lynn Meyer, comps. Place Makers of Nebraska: The Architects. Lincoln: Nebraska State Historical Society, November 18, 2014. Accessed, August 19, 2022.

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