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Emma Edith Gilliland Allen
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Birth: Mar. 25, 1874
Iowa, USA
Death: May 23, 1906
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA

Emma was the daughter of Frank and Sara (Wilkins) Gilliland.
She married Joel T. Allen on May 18, 1893 in Blair, NE.
She was the mother of Ethel, William, Mabel, Delbert and Irene.

Blair Newspaper May 30, 1906
Mrs. Joseph Allen was instantly killed by lightening at Blair. She saw the approaching storm and sent her children to a neighbor while she went into the barn to see to her chickens where she was struck. (Contributed by Nancy Galaway) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Frank Gilliland (1836 - 1881)
  Sarah Ann Wilkins Daniels (1840 - 1924)
 
 Spouse:
  Joel Theodore Allen (1873 - 1960)
 
 Siblings:
  Matilda Jane Gilliland Leach (1862 - 1949)*
  Sarah Ellen Gilliland Halstead (1867 - 1946)*
  Albert James Gilliland (1869 - 1957)*
  Emma Edith Gilliland Allen (1874 - 1906)
  William Henry Gilliland (1876 - 1966)*
  Jesse Martin Gilliland (1880 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Blair Cemetery
Blair
Washington County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Blk 4, Lot 4, grave 6
 
Maintained by: Merri Allen Vinton
Originally Created by: Rose Marie Brown
Record added: Apr 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69151386
Emma Edith <i>Gilliland</i> Allen
Added by: Rose Marie Brown
 
Emma Edith <i>Gilliland</i> Allen
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