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Martha Jane Wells Allen
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Birth: May 14, 1863
Orange County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1927
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA

Martha Jane Wells Allen 64, died 11 Nov 1927 in Allison Town, Lawrence Co IL., burial 13 Nov 1927 in Centerville Cemetery.

She was born 14 May 1863 in Orange Co IN., daughter of Andrew J. Wells and Wright. She was married to Thomas J Allen, who survives. Illinois, Deaths and Stillbirths Index, 1916-1947-FHL Film Number: 1614265.

Martha's parents; On 3 Jan 1863, Andrew Wells married Sarah Wright in Orange Co IN., Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.

**Death Sarah Wright Wells

Remarried on 16 Jul 1874, Andrew Wells remarried Margaret J Cook in Orange Co IN., Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.

Family 15 Jun 1880 census Southeast, Orange Co IN., Andrew J. Wells 41, farming with wife Margaret J. Wells 40, house keeping, children; Martha J. Wells 17, assist house keeping, John W. Wells 8, Josephine Wells 5, step-children; Obediah A. Cook 10, Mary S. Cook 8 years.
Martha's Husband, Thomas J Allem lived in same community as on 3 Jun 1880 census Southeast, Orance Co IN., Lewis W. Allen 39, farming with wife Dortha A. Allen 38, children; Sarah M. Allen 20, Thomas J. Allen 18, Mary E. Allen 16, William J. Allen 14, Alwilda M. Allen 11, James M. Allen 9, Josephus Allen 5, George W. Allen 3 years.

On 30 Dec 1880, Martha J Wells married Thomas J Allen in Orange Co IN., Marriage Collection, 1800-1941.

In 1900 census Allison Twp Lawrence Co IL., Thomas J Allen 37, farmer with wife Martha Allen 36, married 19 years, having 8 children, 5 living; Charles A Allen 14, Josephine Allen 12, Orvel C Allen 9, Fern Allen 5, Father; Lewis W Allen 59, Widow.

On 21 Apr 1910 census Lawrence twp Lawrence Co IL., Thomas Allen 47, farming with wife Martha Allen 47, married 28 year, having 9 children, 5 living; son Orvil Allen 19, lodger; Elma Lockhart 14 years.

The 13 Jan 1920 census Allison twp Lawrence Co IL., Tom Allen 58, a Diger at Gravel Pit, with wife Myth Allen 57, keeping house.. Living next door son Charles, also working at the Gravel Pit.. wife Ann Allen.
**Death Martha Jane Wells Allen 11 Nov 1927.

In 1930 census Lawrenceville, Lawrence Co IL., Thomas Allen 68, Widow, living with daughter's family, Frank Robinson 50, with wife Ferne Robinson 36, Helen Taylor 18 years.

The 3 Apr 1940 census Lawrencville, Lawrence Co IL., Thomas J. Allen 79, Widow, living with daughter's family; Frank Robinson 60. Fern Robinson 47 years.

(Ann Govers) 
Family links: 
  Thomas Jefferson Allen (1862 - 1941)
  Thressie Lee Allen Callam (1883 - 1936)*
  Orville Curtis Allen (1891 - 1918)*
  Fern Mahala Allen Robinson (1893 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Centerville Cemetery
Lawrence County
Illinois, USA
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Record added: Sep 15, 2007
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Martha Jane <i>Wells</i> Allen
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Martha Jane <i>Wells</i> Allen
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Martha Jane <i>Wells</i> Allen
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