|Birth: ||Dec. 9, 1893|
|Death: ||Jun. 17, 1983|
"Wagon Wheels", A Colusi County Historical Society Publication, Volume XXXIII, Fall Edition, 1983:
GILBERT SYDNEY ALLEN, 89, b. Mountain House, Colusa County, Dec. 9, 1893, d. Colusa, June 17, 1983.
A lifetime resident of Colusa County, he lived as a boy at the Mountain House, a popular stage stop operated by his uncle, the late Frank Shuckman. Horse drawn stages taking passengers to the various hot springs of the area, made frequent stops there.
Mr. Allen owned property in the Lodoga area and farmed there for a number of years before retiring and moving to Colusa.
He served in World War I and was a 62 year member of the American Legion.
He was also a member of the Colusa Christian Church.
Survivors include the following daughters: Patricia Schaad of Williams; Janet Staple of Colusa; Joyce Godon of Cascade, Ca [sic]; Barbara Seaver and Juanita Smith, both of Colusa; 17 grandchildren and 15 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at the Sullivan Chapel followed by interment in the Colusa Cemetery. – Transcribed by M.
Colusa Community Cemetery
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Record added: Apr 10, 2012
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