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Henry Dixon Allen
Birth: Jun. 24, 1854
Henderson
Henderson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 9, 1924
Morganfield
Union County
Kentucky, USA

U.S. Congressman. Educated at Morganfield Collegiate Institute and he taught school in Union County Kentucky, (1869-75). He then studied medicine and was graduated from the Missouri Medical College, in 1877 and practiced medicine in Union County, (1877-78). Leaving the medical field, he studied law, was admitted to the bar in 1878 and commenced the practice law in Morganfield, Kentucky. He was Union County school commissioner, (1879-81) and prosecuting attorney of Union County, (1882-91). In 1899, he was elected as a Democrat to the Fifty-sixth and Fifty-seventh Congresses, serving until 1903. Not a candidate for re-nomination, he resumed the practice of law, plus engaged in banking and agricultural pursuits until his death at age 69. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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  Gertrude Pittman Allen (1868 - 1955)
 
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Masonic Cemetery
Morganfield
Union County
Kentucky, USA
 
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Record added: Feb 22, 2006
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