Decker Cemetery is also known as the Alvord Cemetery
born in Missouri, the son of Joshua N. and Lucy Jane "Jennie" Leavenworth Alvord
married Livonia Shields 2/10/1884 Illinois Statewide Marriage Index
ALVORD, ALBERT L SHIELDS, LIVONIA 02/10/1884 003/0091 00000015 RICHLAND
according to his marriage record to Livonia Shields in 1884 in Richland County his parents were Joshua N. Alvord and Louise Mary (Hickock) Alvord. Joshua was born 1824 in New York Louise Mary was born 1833 in Michigan.