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John Richard Allen
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Birth: Nov. 27, 1850
Bethel
Shelby County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 3, 1925
Bethel
Shelby County
Missouri, USA

Missouri death certificate #10499: age 74y, 3m, 7d, widower; b. 11-24-1850, d. 3-4-25; parents David Allen & (unknown) Ford, both parents b. Kentucky, informant Robert Edward Steffen of Steffenville, MO.

Lizzie M, daughter of John & Manerva on the 1900 census, (Elizabeth on the 1910 record) is wife of Robert Steffen on the 1920 record.

Birth & death dates differ from those on grave marker.
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1920 Missouri census, Shelby county: John R Allen, age 69, widowed, listed as father-in-law in household of Robert E Steffen. John b. Missouri, parents b. Kentucky.
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1910 Missouri census, Clinton county: John R Allen, age 60; wife Manerva, age 47; Elizabeth, age 19; Earl, age 17; Eva, age 15; Hester, age 13; John R Allen, Jr, age 11; Clayton Crowley, age 17. John b. Missouri, parents b. Kentucky.
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1900 Missouri census, Clinton county: John R Allen, age 50, b. Nov 1849; wife, Manerva E, age 37; Pearlie, age 23; Daniel J, age 19; Sylvia, age 15;, Buelah, age 14; Lizzie M, age 9; Del H, age 7; Eva, age 5; Hester K, age 3; John R, age 1. John b. Missouri, parents b. Kentucky, John & Manerva have been married for 28 years.
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1880 Missouri census, Shelby county, Bethel: David Allen, age 59, b. Kentucky; Sarah, age 48, b. Kentucky; John R, age 29; Maria W, age 20; Willie D, age 15; James D, age 13, Thomas F, age 11.
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1870 Missouri census, Shelby county, Bethel: David Allen, age 49, b. Kentucky; Sarah, age 38, b. Indiana; John, age 19; Mary, age 17; Charlie, age 15; Francis, age 12; Pinka, age 10; Jacob, age 8; Nellie, age 6; James, age 4. All children b. in Missouri. Next door is 52-yr old John Allen & family, John also b. in Kentucky.
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Unable to locate in 1860 or 1850. David Allen, age 39, registered for the Civil War draft as a resident of Bethel, Missouri; birth place Kentucky.
 (bio by: Darlene) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  David Walker Allen (1824 - 1900)
  Sarah Ann Ford Allen (1831 - 1900)
 
 Children:
  Clarence Irl Allen (1890 - 1945)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Richard Allen (1850 - 1925)
  Sarah Catherine Allen Pickett (1861 - 1935)*
  Willie Dimmitt Allen Beary (1864 - 1958)*
  Thomas Franklin Allen (1870 - 1942)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Steffenville Cemetery
Steffenville
Lewis County
Missouri, USA
Plot:
 
Created by: Lillie Riney
Record added: Jan 06, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7054291
John Richard Allen
Added by: Linda Trumblee
 
John Richard Allen
Added by: Linda Trumblee
 
 
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- Lillie Riney
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