Aug. 23, 1833 Edinboro Erie County Pennsylvania, USA
Oct. 11, 1921 Kansas City Jackson County Missouri, USA
born: Edenburough, Pa parents: Morton & Orphy (Fletcher) Allen
marriage: 11 Sept 1894 Maurice, Sioux, Iowa married: Etta J. (Bennett) Hart parents: George & Jane (Tregelions) Bennett
marriage: 1 June 1912 Janesville, Bremer, Iowa married: Della V. (Norris) Boyner parents: Geo. & Fianna (Zimmer) Norris
American Civil War Soldiers Name: Seth Allen Enlistment Date: 16 Nov 1862 Side Served: Union State Served: Pennsylvania Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 16 November 1862. Enlisted in Company G, 169th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 16 Nov 1862. Mustered Out Company G, 169th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 26 Jul 1863 at Harrisburg, PA.
Enlistment Date: 6 Mar 1865 Side Served: Union State Served: Pennsylvania Service Record: Enlisted as a Private on 6 March 1865. Drafted into Company H, 98th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 6 Mar 1865. Discharged from Company H, 98th Infantry Regiment Pennsylvania on 22 Jun 1865
October 15, 1921 Alton Democrat, Alton, Iowa Seth Allen, for many years a resident of Maurice, died at his home in Kansas City Monday after several months illness. Death was due to ailments resulting from old age. The deceased was born in Edinboro, Erie County, Pennsylvania on August 28, 1832. He continued to live there and was married there to Miss Lavina Cummins to which union two sons were born. He was a member of the G. A.R. having served in the Union army from 1862 to the close of the war. After the end of the war he came to Sioux County and settled on a homestead southwest of Maurice. In later years, he moved to Maurice and here he was married to Mrs. Etta Hart, having been separated from his first wife. Mrs. Allen died in 1913 and Mr. Allen went to Kansas City where he has since made his home. He is survived by his sister, Mrs. C. A. Sherman, of Maurice and two sons, Dudley and Earl, both of Spencer, Neb. The remains were sent to Janesville, Ia. where funeral services were conducted and interment took place Thursday.