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Hiram Isaac Allen
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Birth: Sep. 6, 1894
Madison County
Iowa, USA
Death: Jan. 5, 1972
Winterset
Madison County
Iowa, USA

Hiram Isaac Allen was the son of Elmer Sherman Allen and Mary Melinda Landers. He married Mary Ada Brittain on 25 January 1917 in Madison County, Iowa.


Earlham Library Obituaries
Earlham, Iowa
January 1972

HIRAM ISAAC ALLEN

Hiram Isaac Allen, son of Elmer and Mary Landers Allen, was born September 6, 1894 in Madison County, Iowa. He grew up and lived out his years in Madison County, pursuing his work as a farmer until retiring in 1970. He also served as caretaker and custodian of North McDonald cemetery for several years.

On January 25, 1917 he was married to Mary Brittain. The wedding was in the Brittain home in Madison County. To this union two children were born. Violet (Mrs. Clarence McDonald) of Winterset and Homer Allen of Wasco, California.

At the age of 77 years, 3 months and 29 days, Hiram passed away in the Horton nursing home at Winterset on January 5, 1972.

He was preceded in death by his parents and by one brother, Fred Allen.

He is survived by his wife Mary Allen of Winterset, his daughter Violet McDonald of Winterset, his son Homer of Wasco, California, 7 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren; by one sister, Eliza (Mrs. Hugh Hildebrand), and 3 brothers, Charlie, M. A. and Frank Allen , all of Winterset, and by other relatives and friends.

Last rites were held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 8, at the Collins Funeral Home in Winterset with Rev. Ward Young officiating.

Burial was at North McDonald cemetery in Madison county.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Elmer Sherman Allen (1867 - 1947)
  Mary Melinda Landers Allen (1871 - 1936)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Ada Brittain Allen (1898 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Bertha Violet Allen McDonald (1920 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charlie Wesley Allen (1891 - 1978)*
  Fred Clarence Allen (1892 - 1939)*
  Hiram Isaac Allen (1894 - 1972)
  Eliza Gladis Allen Hildebrand (1902 - 1975)*
  Franklin Elmer Allen (1907 - 1975)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
North McDonald Cemetery
Winterset
Madison County
Iowa, USA
 
Maintained by: Jack W. Davis
Originally Created by: Carolyn
Record added: Nov 29, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 44922641
Hiram Isaac Allen
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Hiram Isaac Allen
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- Jack W. Davis
 Added: May. 28, 2011

- bigbears6
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