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Pvt John W. Allen
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Birth: unknown, England
Death: Oct. 24, 1832
Virginia, USA

John W Allen He was born in England about 1794, and died 24 Oct 1832 at age 38. He had children John and Mary who died as infants. He served as a Private in the defense of Richmond from March 19th to Mar 29th 1813 in Captain Abraham Cowley's Co in the 2d Battalion of the 33rd Regiment of VA Militia of Henrico County commanded by Lt. Col John Mayo. Specifics of his 1812 service may be found in his war records in Box 3, record 1352 at the National Archives. Source of unit service: Rolls of Companies in the Auditor's Office, Richmond, VA printed 1851, Pay roll, pg 250; Butler, S.L., "A Guide to VA Militia Units in the War of 1812", pg 106 Source: The Society of the War of 1812 in the Commonwealth of Virginia 
Saint Johns Episcopal Churchyard
Richmond City
Virginia, USA
Created by: Kaaren Crail Vining
Record added: Nov 26, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16793060
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