|Birth: ||Jun. 25, 1844|
FRANCIS M. ALLEE ~~ CIVIL WAE VETERAN ~~
F. M. Allee, 1844 - 1906,
Mary E, Wife of F. M. Allee, 1848 - 1917
Enlistment Date: 25 Feb 1862
Side Served: Union
Enlisted as a Private on 25 February 1862.
Enlisted in 9th Light Artillery Regiment Indiana on 25 Feb 1862.
Mustered Out 9th Light Artillery Regiment Indiana on 26 Jun 1865 at Indiana
e: Francis Marion ALLEE
Birth: 25 JUN 1844 in Parke County Indiana
Death: in Pottawattamie Co, Iowa
Fact 1: Military Service- Artillary
Note: FRANCIS M. ALLEE, subject of this sketch, enlisted at age 17 years into the Ninth Indiana Battery, and served 3 years and 7 months, or through the War. He was in the battle of Shiloh, April 6 and 7, and many skirmishes. He was on the steamer Eclipse at Jonesville, Tennessee, January 25, 1865 when the boiler exploded, and he received a severe wound, and was thrown into the river.
He served all his time, however, with no hospital record, and no other wounds. He was honorably discharged at Indianapolis, Indiana, June 26, 1865, being then just 21 years of age. Mr Allee lived on a farm in Parke Co, Indiana, until 1880 when he came to Pottawattamie Co, Iowa, and settled on his present farm of 150 acres. He is Township Trustee.
He was married in Parke County, Indiana, to NANCY C. WOLFE, daughter of JOSEPH and ELIZABETH WOLFE, and by this marriage there were two children: Preston and May. Preston Allee married Ora Ratcliff and settled on a farm in Indiana and had one daughter, Nellie. May Allee died in infancy. Nancy (Wolfe) Allee died, and F.M. Allee married secondly to MARY E. HUXFORD (nee Griffith) the daughter of William R. and Edith Griffith. The father was born in Belmont Co, Ohio, in 1824 and was the son of MAHLON GRIFFITH who died in Muskingum Co, OH.
He was a farmer and was the father of 3 children: Mahlon, William R. and Leahann. He was a member of the Methodist Church. Mr and Mrs William R. Griffith were the parents of 9 children: Mary E., William W., Mahlon, Theodore (who died at age 12), Almon, John R., Perry, Edgar G. and Leahann. Mr Griffith lived in Belmont County for some years, then moved to Muskingum County, and in 1865 settled in Parke Co, Indiana. In 1877 he came to Pottawattamie Co, Iowa, and settled on a farm in Valley Township where he still resides at the age of 67. 1891 "Biographical History of Pottawattamie Co, Iowa" Thanks muches to Mona Knight for this biography (Bio courtesy of Karen Zach and the Parke County Gen Web Page)
Father: Linus ALLEE b: 4 OCT 1820 in Knightstown,Henry Co.,IN
Mother: Sarah Ann WARNER b: in Parke County Indiana
Marriage 1 Nancy C. WOLF
Married: in Parke County Indiana
Preston Linus ALLEE b: 28 JAN 1867
Lucretia May ALLEE b: ABT 1860
Marriage 2 Mary Elizabeth GRIFFITH
biographical sketch is available in "History of Pottawattamie County, Iowa", 1891, pages 388 - 389
Linus Allee (1820 - 1857)
Sarah Ann Warner Allee (1823 - 1855)
Mary E Griffith Allee (1848 - 1917)*
Preston Linus Allee (1867 - 1926)*
Francis Marion Allee (1844 - 1906)
John W. Allee (1850 - 1932)*
William Perry Allee (1852 - 1915)*
Joseph Parkhurst Allee (1859 - 1934)**
Layton Township Cemetery
Plot: Section D, Block 15, Lot 5
Created by: Conley Wolterman
Record added: Jan 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 103194298
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Added: Jan. 6, 2013