Actions
Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Find all Allens in:
 • Humphreys Cemetery
 • Humphreys
 • Sullivan County
 • Missouri
 • Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Discussion Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In
Sponsor This Memorial!
Eliza Swank Allen
Learn about sponsoring this memorial...
Birth: Aug., 1834
Ohio, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 1909
Humphreys
Sullivan County
Missouri, USA

--Mrs Eliza Allen, who has been in bad health for several years, was taken seriously sick last week and died Saturday evening, September the 11th, '09, at her home in the north part of town. Her husband died June 9, 1903 at 78 years and 12 days. The funeral was conducted at her home Sunday afternoon at 5 o'clock by Rev T. S. Rice of the Baptist church, interment at the Humphreys cemetery. She leaves four sons, Jim and Will who are in the west, Ed or near Browning. Ray of Humphreys and three daughters Mesdames May Johnson of Colorado Springs, Nellie Poole of Charleston, W. VA and Josie Meekins of near Humphreys. The children all arrived but Jim, too late for the funeral. She was the oldest of 12 children, she being 74 years old. Only three of the family are livng, one brother, M L Swank of Humphreys, Mrs. Sarah Miller of Chula who attended the funeral and Mrs. Jennie Philips of Nebraska 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Philip Swank (1788 - 1870)
  Catharine Cribbs Swank (1808 - 1870)
 
 Spouse:
  Thomas Stennett Allen (1825 - 1903)*
 
 Children:
  James Presley Allen (1858 - 1910)*
  Josephine F Allen Meekins (1862 - 1922)*
  Edward E. Allen (1868 - 1910)*
  Raymond Ora Allen (1875 - 1946)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Humphreys Cemetery
Humphreys
Sullivan County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: humphreysetc
Record added: Apr 27, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69024888
Eliza <i>Swank</i> Allen
Added by: Sammie Pettitt
 
Eliza <i>Swank</i> Allen
Added by: Sammie Pettitt
 
Eliza <i>Swank</i> Allen
Cemetery Photo
Added by: Marissa K
 
 
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.


- Kellie McLaughlin Skaggs
 Added: Dec. 26, 2012
 
 
 Advertisement

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service