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Dr Edwin Beck "Doc" Allen
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Birth: Oct. 21, 1840
Fredericksburg
Fredericksburg City
Virginia, USA
Death: Apr. 24, 1893
Washington City
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA

1863 Civil War draft lists Edwin as a blacksmith with previous service with the 3rd Maryland Volunteers. He is listed as being married.
He became a doctor after the war and prepared legal documents for a fee.
There was a very close bond between Dr. Allen (EBA) and Joseph. Crown. (Joseph Henry Crown, Sr born Sept 15, 1839. Married to Mary Elizabeth Mahorney and later to Mary Frances Grubb. Believe it had to do with EBA and his Civil War service with the Fredericksburg Artillery. I believe Joseph helped EBA after EBA's fathers houses were partially destroyed by Yankee forces while trying to defeat Confederate forces in Dec 1862. Susie attended Joseph after his fatal accident due to his runaway horse and wagon. Details are covered by the
Evening Star and in EBA ledgers.
Residence at time of death was 614 17th St. N.W. Burial was in Holyrood Cemetary on April 26 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Suzanne Crown Allen (1845 - 1929)
 
 Children:
  Dorcey M. Allen*
  John Marcellus Allen (1868 - 1934)*
  Ernest Ignatius Allen (1879 - 1940)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Rood Cemetery
Washington
District of Columbia
District Of Columbia, USA
 
Created by: Al Denyer
Record added: Jul 07, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 132449531
Dr Edwin Beck Doc Allen
Added by: Al Denyer
 
 
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