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Josephine Pearl Brandon Allen
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Birth: May 28, 1880
Monroe County
Iowa, USA
Death: Feb. 8, 1966
Lucas County
Iowa, USA

Wife of Charles Emmett Allen. Daughter of Thomas Brandon and Mary Jane Stephens


Chariton, Iowa
Thursday, February 17, 1966

ALLEN - Mrs. Josephine Allen, daughter of Thomas and Mary Brandon, was born May 28, 1880 and passed away Feb. 8, 1966, at the age of 85 years, eight months and 11 days.

She was born in Monroe county, Iowa, and lived there until her marriage to Charles E. Allen on Sept. 29, 1898, when they moved into Lucas county where she was a resident the remainder of her life.

Mrs. Allen was a member of the First Presbyterian church.

Preceding her in death was her husband and a son, Floyd.

She is survived by one son, Carl, a resident of Longmont, Colo.; one granddaughter, Frances Nichols, of Longmont, Colo., four grandsons, Fred Allen, Robert Allen, Keith Allen and Jack Allen, all residents of the vicinity of Chariton and ten grand great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Feb. 11, 1966 at the Beardsley-Fielding Funeral home. The Rev. William Osick officiated at the services. Interment was at the Chariton cemetery.

Obituary courtesy of Darlene Arnold, Lucas County Genealogical Society
Family links: 
  Thomas Brandon (1826 - 1923)
  Mary Jane Stephens Brandon (1838 - 1918)
  Charles Emmett Allen (1872 - 1944)
  Carl Charles Allen (1900 - 1980)*
  Floyd Emmett Allen (1902 - 1927)*
  Ruthie Jane Brandon Riggs (1857 - 1931)*
  Clara Alvira Brandon Massman (1867 - 1964)*
  Josephine Pearl Brandon Allen (1880 - 1966)
*Calculated relationship
Chariton Cemetery
Lucas County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section N Row 23 N-S Grave 6
Created by: Skip
Record added: Mar 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 67672150
Josephine Pearl <i>Brandon</i> Allen
Added by: Skip
Josephine Pearl <i>Brandon</i> Allen
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- Skip
 Added: Oct. 2, 2014

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