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Adele M McPherson Allen
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Birth: Dec. 12, 1878
De Soto
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Dec. 28, 1938
Washington County
Nebraska, USA

Adele was the daughter of Damase and Adeline (Bouvier) McPherson.She married Chauncey S. Allen on 22 December 1896 in Coucil Bluffs, IA .They were the parents of Walter, William, Grace, Gertrude, Rollo, John and Pat.


Mrs. Scott Allen, 66, well-known Blair farm woman, died yesterday morning at the family home south of Blair near Wranch school. She had been ill a week with heart trouble.

Lifetime resident of Washington county, Mrs. Allen, was Odile McPherson, daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Dennis McPherson, was born at DeSoto December 12, 1872.

She is survived by her husband; seven children, Walter at home, William of Omaha, Mrs. Odile Carey of Lynwood, California, Mrs. Charles Merritt of Arlington, Rollo Allen of Arlington, John Allen of Omaha and Mac Allen of Fort Calhoun. There are ten grandchildren and a sister, Mrs. C.M. Depuy of Denver. Mrs. Carey arrived here today by plane.

The Sievers mortuary of Fort Calhoun is in charge of funeral arrangements. Services will be Friday at 1 p.m. at the home, and at 2 p.m. at the Congregational church, the Rev. R.E. Donaldson of Fort Calhoun officiating. Burial will be in Blair cemetery.

Note: This should be Adele McPherson (mother of Odile Allen Cary & sister of Odile McPherson Depuy). Obit is in error.

Family links: 
  Damase McPherson (1842 - 1911)
  Adeline Bouvier McPherson (1850 - 1918)
  Chauncey Scott Allen (1876 - 1941)
  Walter Scott Allen (1898 - 1962)*
  Cloe Allen (1901 - 1901)*
  William Lloyd Allen (1902 - 1952)*
  Grace Odile Allen Cary (1904 - 1949)*
  Gertrude May Allen Merritt (1906 - 1976)*
  Rollo M Allen (1908 - 1975)*
  John Henry Allen (1911 - 1987)*
  McPherson Allen (1912 - 1995)*
  Charles A Verdan (1868 - 1912)**
  William McPherson (1877 - 1912)*
  Adele M McPherson Allen (1878 - 1938)
*Calculated relationship
Blair Cemetery
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Block 69, Lot 14 elev. 1093'
GPS (lat/lon): 41.55195, -96.12034
Maintained by: Merri Allen Vinton
Originally Created by: Rose Marie Brown
Record added: May 01, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69189444
Adele M <i>McPherson</i> Allen
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Adele M <i>McPherson</i> Allen
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Adele M <i>McPherson</i> Allen
Added by: Rose Marie Brown
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