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Charles Jepherson Allen
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Birth: May 28, 1853
Sangamon County
Illinois, USA
Death: May 22, 1925
Putnam County
Missouri, USA

Row 4

C.J. Allen, Long Time Resident O Putnam County Passes Away.

C.J. Allen who resides just over the line in Putnam county MO, passed away at his home Thursday night and was buried today(Saturday)at 2 o'clock. Funeral was held at the Union church in Caldwell Township, burial in Crea cemetery. Mr. Allen was born in July 1852 and departed this life Thursday, May 21, 1925, aged 73 years. He was the son of Thomas Allen who was one of the earliest settlers in this section of the country. Chas. Allen, as he was called, was united in marriage to Lucinda Dodge the year 1882. To this union were born nine children, two of whom preceded him in death, one dying in infancy and Frank dying in early manhood. Those surviving are: Lawrence of Lemon, Mo, Jesse of Exline, IA, Emery of Moulton, IA, Dee of, Des Moines, IA, Mrs. S.G. Morrow of Mendota, MO. Mrs. Roy Middleton of Centerville, IA, and Minnie and Ruth, both married and living in the west. His wife preceded him in death 23 years ago in the year 1902. In 1902, Mr. Allen married Rebecca Yates and to this union were born two children who, with their mother survive. Mr. Allen was a highly respected citizen of splendid character and was one of the successful farmers of Putman county having lived there for at least 70 years. He was an active member of the Christian church being a deacon in the church and was superintendent of the Sunday school for years. Mr. Allen will be sadly missed in the home and in the community.
(from Southern Iowa American Newspaper).
Family links: 
  Thomas Jepherson Allen (1825 - 1910)
  Mary Ann Baugher Allen (1828 - 1874)
  Lucinda Ann Dodge Allen (1865 - 1902)
  Rebecca Cormeny Allen (1875 - 1966)
  Lawrence Otto Allen (1883 - 1938)*
  Jesse Cecil Allen (1885 - 1953)*
  David Emery Allen (1886 - 1961)*
  Oran Dodge Allen (1888 - 1931)*
  Mamie Fedelia Allen Morrow (1890 - 1979)*
  Nora Myrtle Allen Middleton (1892 - 1967)*
  Francis Lester Allen (1893 - 1918)*
  Minnie May Allen Montell (1895 - 1985)*
  Ruth Neoma Allen Helmer (1897 - 1985)*
  Arthur Allen (1898 - 1903)*
  Andrew Allen (1900 - 1901)*
  Elva Loyd Allen (1909 - 1988)*
  Zora Clair Allen (1912 - 1995)*
  Neva Edith Allen Evens (1915 - 1983)*
  Charles Jepherson Allen (1853 - 1925)
  Amanda J. Allen (1855 - 1857)*
  Albert Newton Allen (1858 - 1934)*
  Milly Ann Allen Hudson (1859 - 1930)*
  Ida Mae Allen Rice (1861 - 1949)*
*Calculated relationship
Union Cemetery
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
GPS (lat/lon): 40.59506, -92.78094
Created by: Donald Bitner
Record added: Feb 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 48424332
Charles Jepherson Allen
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- Donald Bitner
 Added: Feb. 21, 2010

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