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Elizabeth Colcord Pickett Allen
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1876
Jasper County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 20, 1969
Shawnee County
Kansas, USA

Elizabeth Colcord Pickett Allen
01 October 1876 ~ 20 January 1969


Mrs. Elizabeth Allen

GALENA, Kan. Services for Mrs. Elizabeth Allen, 92 years old, Topeka, and formerly of Galena, who died Monday morning in a Topeka nursing home, will be at 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon at the Galena Methodist church.

The Rev. Julius Early will officiate.

Burial will be in Hillcrest cemetery under direction of Wall-Diffenderter funeral home of Topeka.

Mrs. Allen was born in Oronogo, Mo. October 1, 1876 and had lived in Galena most of her life, moving to Topeka in 1916. She was the widow of John M. Allen, who died in 1932.

She had been associated with the White and Allen Wholesale Fruit Company of Joplin.

She was a charter member of the Galena Methodist church, and was active in the woman's auxiliary in Topeka.

Mrs. Allen is survived by three sons, J. Franklin Allen of Pineville, Mo.; G. Mitchell Allen of Wichita, and Bartlett V. Allen of Chatanooga, Tenn.; a daughter, Mrs. Elizabeth Heinze of Topeka; a brother, Frank J. Pickett, 528 Sergeant avenue, Joplin, eight grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

Joplin Globe,
Tuesday, January 21, 1969, Pg. 3B.


Thank you, Orlena Marie, for taking such good care of Elizabeth's memorial.

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  John Monroe Pickett (1837 - 1913)
  Sarah Ann Vernatti Pickett (1843 - 1934)
  John Michael Allen (1871 - 1932)
  Franklin Allen (1903 - 1986)*
  Elizabeth Allen Heinz (1905 - 1990)*
  G Mitchell Allen (1907 - 2003)*
  Bartlett Vernatti Allen (1912 - 1999)*
  Cornelia Ann Pickett Mitchell (1862 - 1938)*
  Mitchell Jacob Pickett (1866 - 1940)*
  Elizabeth Colcord Pickett Allen (1876 - 1969)
  Frank James Pickett (1878 - 1972)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Elizabeth and husband John M Allen share one marker.
Hill Crest Cemetery
Cherokee County
Kansas, USA
Maintained by: Margaret Pickett
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Oct 03, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21908761
Elizabeth Colcord <i>Pickett</i> Allen
Added by: Margaret Pickett
Elizabeth Colcord <i>Pickett</i> Allen
Added by: Margaret Pickett
Elizabeth Colcord <i>Pickett</i> Allen
Added by: Margaret Pickett
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