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Joe Raymon "Potsy" Allen, Sr
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Birth: Aug. 2, 1903
Texas, USA
Death: May 10, 1975
Chaves County
New Mexico, USA

Joe Raymon "Potsy" Allen Sr - born in TX.

Potsy married Marjorie Amason, a daughter of Justice Howard Amason Sr and Birdie L Camp.

Father of Joe Raymond Jr, Ann and Howard Amason Allen.

Potsy died in NM.
University of Texas - Class of 1929

Potsy Allen Baseball Captain, ' 28 Potsy Allen, all-conference catcher, led the Steer nine to its seventeenth championship in nineteen entries during the 1928 season. Allen, ranked as one of the best catchers ever to don a mask for Texas, handled the young Texas pitchers in a way calculated to bring them through the season in fine shape. When he finished his conference play he was signed by the St. Louis Cardinals for a fling at the big show.

BASEBALL (1926-28, Catcher)
FOOTBALL (1925-27, Halfback)
Inducted: 1988 (posthumously)
Hometown: Roswell, N.M.
1928 baseball team captain
All-SWC from 1926-28 and member of three SWC championship teams
Former home football game public address announcer

Others inducted into the Longhorns Hall of Fame in 1988 were:
Bill Bradley, Earl Campbell, Al Lundstedt, Joe Magliolo, Lou Maysel, David Snyder and Howard Terry.
Family links: 
  Marjorie Amason Allen (1910 - 2011)*
  Ann Allen Ray (1937 - 2009)*
*Calculated relationship
Family Marker:

Personal Marker:
J. R. Potsy ALLEN
AUG. 2, 1903
MAY 10, 1975
Oakwood Cemetery Annex
Travis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section G
Created by: Sarah Locklin Taylor
Record added: Apr 22, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 26211786
Joe Raymon Potsy Allen, Sr
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Joe Raymon Potsy Allen, Sr
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~~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~~ 1st Husband of 3rd Cousin, Twice Removed (Locklin Family)
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Jun. 15, 2012

- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Dec. 23, 2009
~~~~~ Rest In Peace ~~~~~ Trent and Terry's 3rd Cousin, 3 Generations Back
- Sarah Locklin Taylor
 Added: Dec. 11, 2008
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