Sep. 22, 1917 Coila Carroll County Mississippi, USA
CSA Battle At Shiloh According to Wesley's daughter Ida, Wesley joined the Confederate Army twice. He was sent home once for being to young. He joined again and was wounded in the leg at the Battle At Shiloh and sent home. Son of Major John Braxton Allen (Mississippi Militia)& Elizabeth Herod (daughter of James & Elizabeth Herod. Husband of Malissa Jane White. Grandson of William H. Allen (Agent for the Chickasaw Nation) and Mary Morgan believed to be a Chickasaw Indian Great grandson of Richard R. Allen and Mary Braxton. Grandson of James Herod and Elizabeth McCarty.