|Birth: ||Apr. 13, 1838|
New Hampshire, USA
|Death: ||May 29, 1907|
Joseph Allard was the son of Jacob Allard and Sarah ("Sally") Thurston. When he was a teenager the family moved to Warren County Illinois from New Hampshire. It was there that he met Fannie Wornom; they married 29 Aug 1861 in Warren County. They spent a few years in Iowa before returning to Warren County for the rest of their lives. Joseph was a farmer until they moved to Kirkwood, and then was a tavern keeper at a hotel in Kirkwood for a few years. He and Fannie had six children: Clayton, Blanche, Mertie, Chester, Mittie, and Pearl. The following excerpt notes another child, Cora, who had died by 1877.
The following, from The "Past & Present of Warren County, Ill, 1877" pg. 329 has this:
Allard, J.S. Farmer and stock raiser; Sec. 10; post office Kirkwood; born in Carroll County, New Hampshire, April 13, 1838. Came to this county in the spring of 1856, and is one of the oldest settlers; wife was Miss Fannie Wornom, born in this Co. Feb 26, 1843; has family five children, living, Clayton A, Blanche, Mertie and Chester; and one dead, Cora; has 160 acres, value $10,000 rep.
Jacob Allard (1796 - 1878)
Sarah Thurston Allard (1801 - 1856)
Frances Isabel Wornom Allard (1843 - 1913)
Clayton Auston Allard (1862 - 1934)*
Blanche Bessie Allard (1864 - 1932)*
Chester Alfonso Allard (1874 - 1930)*
David Allard (1824 - 1901)*
Joseph S Allard (1838 - 1907)
Rose Anna Allard Balding (1843 - 1915)*
Center Grove Cemetery
Plot: Section F
Created by: Ruth Ellen Bartels
Record added: May 03, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89526357
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