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Wesley Dowe Allen
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Birth: Jan. 7, 1844
Attala County
Mississippi, USA
Death: 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. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Braxton Allen (1809 - 1860)
  Elizabeth Herod Allen (1811 - 1849)
 
 Spouse:
  Melissa Jane White Allen (1846 - 1926)
 
 Children:
  John C. Allen (1868 - 1931)*
  Braxton L. Allen (1871 - 1901)*
  Ida Eugenia Allen Johnston (1877 - 1953)*
  James Wesley Allen (1882 - 1933)*
 
 Siblings:
  Amos Talmadge Allen (1831 - 1908)*
  Daniel C. Allen (1836 - 1862)*
  Wesley Dowe Allen (1844 - 1917)
  William B Allen (1858 - 1888)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Coila Cemetery
Coila
Carroll County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: John Andrew Meyer
Originally Created by: Jim Fullilove
Record added: Sep 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15861077
Wesley Dowe Allen
Added by: John Andrew Meyer
 
Wesley Dowe Allen
Added by: Jim Fullilove
 
Wesley Dowe Allen
Added by: John Andrew Meyer
 
 
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- pat peach
 Added: Jan. 30, 2012
Wesley was a Private in Capt. Maxwell's Company,"Peach Creek Rangers", Independent Cavalry, Mississippi State Troops.
- Dan McCaskill
 Added: Sep. 16, 2010

- Beth Austin
 Added: Nov. 16, 2009
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