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Henrietta Isabell "Bell" Linn Allen
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Birth: Apr. 6, 1862
Death: Oct. 28, 1952

Henrietta was the 4th child born to John and Drusilla (Linn) Linn. Her siblings were William Thomas Linn (half brother) and George Washington, Mary Elizabeth (Doane), Maurice Elmer, Sarah Ellen (Carpenter), Jennie Eliza (Davis), Irene May (Opperman) and Bessie Viola (Switzer) Linn.

She married Heber L. Allen on Feb. 28, 1882 and they had one child, Nellie.

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"Mrs. Belle Allen Dies Tuesday; Funeral Today"

"Mrs. Belle Allen, 90, died at 10:15 a.m., Tuesday, October 28, at the home of her granddaughter, Mrs. Donald Peterson, near Ashkum. She had been ill for some time and her condition critical for several weeks.
Funeral services are being held this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the Reilly Funeral Home in Piper City conducted by the Rev. Malcolm B. Sylvester. Burial is in Brenton Cemetery.
She was born April 6, 1862, at Platteville, Ill, a daughter of John and Drusilla Linn, and later moved with the family to Piper City. She was married to Heber Allen, whose death occurred in 1907. A daughter, Mrs. Nelle McClain also preceded her in death.
Surviving are her granddaughter, with whom she resided the past few years, two great grandchildren, Barbara and Jim Peterson and two sisters, Mrs. H. S. Davis and Mrs. C. B. Switzer, both of Piper City.
Mrs. Allen was a member of the Presbyterian Church here and active in its work and attendance as long as her health permitted." 
 
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 Parents:
  John C. Linn (1830 - 1901)
  Drusilla M. Linn Linn (1839 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Heber L. Allen (1853 - 1907)*
 
 Children:
  Nellie L. Allen McClain (1884 - 1946)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Thomas Linn (1852 - 1916)**
  George Washington Linn (1857 - 1915)*
  Mary Elizabeth Linn Doane (1859 - 1928)*
  James Oscar Linn (1860 - 1917)*
  Henrietta Isabell Linn Allen (1862 - 1952)
  Maurice Elmer Linn (1864 - 1937)*
  Sarah Ellen Linn Carpenter (1865 - 1917)*
  Jennie Eliza Linn Davis (1867 - 1959)*
  Irene May Linn Opperman (1873 - 1920)*
  Bessie Viola Linn Switzer (1883 - 1965)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Brenton Cemetery
Piper City
Ford County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Jan Dishon
Record added: Nov 21, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61955817
Henrietta Isabell Bell <i>Linn</i> Allen
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Henrietta Isabell Bell <i>Linn</i> Allen
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Henrietta Isabell Bell <i>Linn</i> Allen
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- Jan Dishon
 Added: Mar. 16, 2014
RIP
- wessex
 Added: Mar. 27, 2013
Rest in peace Aunt Belle.
- Jan Dishon
 Added: Nov. 21, 2010
 
 
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