Eben Coe was the youngest son of Dorliska Bates, who was born in New York and John Stevenson who was born in Ireland. Eben's father, John, was a farmer. Eben also did farm work.
Eben's siblings included
Robert 1837-1903 George W 1838 Charles H 1841-1917 Grandison F 1844-1904 James Frederick 1847-1863 Celestia "Lettie" 1851-1926 Laura Jane 1856-1918
Eben died at the young age of 29. A Bowman family story says that Eben was accidently shot and that he died of his wounds.
The list of graves in Cuba Cemetery lists "Laura Jane" as Eben's wife. Laura Jane was his sister. The birth and death dates given for Eben's "wife" "Laura Jane" are the exact dates of sister Laura Jane's birth and death.