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James Allen
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Birth: Dec. 23, 1809
Dauphin County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1882
Ford County
Illinois, USA

TAKEN FROM THE HENNEPIN HERALD, HENNEPIN, IL

November 2, 1882
"Died in Ford County, while on a visit October 26, 1882, JAMES ALLEN of Cottage Hill, age 72 years. Mr. Allen was a resident of Putnam County since 1846 coming from Pennsylvania. A few weeks ago, Mr. and Mrs. Allen went to Ford County to visit their children. While there, the grim messenger came. His death was quite sudden, coming while sitting in a chair. The remains were deposited in the Florid Cemetery on Saturday, the services being held at the church in Florid, conducted by Reverend J.W. Denning."

The Putnam Record
Florid, Nov. 3, 1882
Jimmy Allen of Cottage Hill died at his son-in-laws, Joshua Umbarger in Ford County on October 26, age near 73 years. He was buried in the Florid cemetery last Saturday. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Rosanna Cassell Allen (1815 - 1890)*
 
 Children:
  Margaret Elizabeth Allen Reynolds (1835 - 1861)*
  William Alfred Allen (1840 - 1896)*
  Jane Allen Umbarger (1842 - 1929)*
  Angeline Allen (1848 - 1855)*
  Owen W. Allen (1851 - 1933)*
  Esther Ellen Allen Chance (1853 - 1886)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Aged 72 y's 10 m's 3 d's
 
Burial:
Florid Cemetery
Florid
Putnam County
Illinois, USA
 
Maintained by: GLENDA EISENHOUR
Originally Created by: Lenora C
Record added: Jun 28, 2009
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James Allen
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James Allen
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James Allen
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Husband Rosannah Cassel, my 3rd cousin 4x removed, in my father's Krone/Potteiger Family.
- AncestryClimber
 Added: Sep. 3, 2014
Rest in peace James.
- A Lebanon Co., G-granddaughter
 Added: Dec. 28, 2010
Thrilled to help members in your family tree locate your burial location. You will continue to be remembered
- Lenora C
 Added: May. 19, 2010
 
 
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