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Richard John Allen, Sr
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Birth: Feb. 29, 1852
Callington, England
Death: Jan. 27, 1919
South Fork
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA

Richard John Allen was born Feb 29, 1852, in Callington, Cornwall, England. He was christened in South Hill, Cornwall, on December 25, 1853. He was the son of Richard and Mary Whitford Allen. Grandson of Thomas Whitford and Annakiah George. He arrived on the ship "City of London" on Christmas Eve, 1868 with his mother and siblings. His step-father and another brother arrived earlier in the year. He married Elizabeth Smith in 1878, also a Cornish immigrant and together they had 11 children. He lived in Woodward, Clearfield Co., PA and later moved to South Fork, Cambria Co. PA where he died Jan 27 1919. He was a coal miner his entire life.

Children:

Mary
Jennie
John
Lillie Elizabeth
Richard John Jr
Pearl
William
Oliver
Alma
Melvin
James

~Paternal great-grandfather 
 
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 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Smith Allen (1860 - 1952)
 
Inscription:
Father
 
Burial:
South Fork Cemetery
South Fork
Cambria County
Pennsylvania, USA
 
Created by: With Love, Gen Gal
Record added: Dec 25, 2005
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Richard John Allen, Sr
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God bless you throughout the Summer, the season of life at its fullest. Rest in Peace.
- Richard S. Barzelogna
 Added: Jul. 3, 2014
~*~ Treasures are those you carry in your heart ~*~
- Remembered ~*~ Angels
 Added: Jun. 29, 2014

- Rest in God
 Added: Jun. 27, 2014
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