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William Sherman Allen
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Birth: Jul. 23, 1865
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: May 28, 1933
Hamilton County
Iowa, USA

He was the son of Andrew Jackson Allen and Frances Buzan. He was a twin and his twin brother, Ulysses Grant Allen died in 1909. He was a dentist in Jewell, Iowa for nearly 30 years. He moved to Jewell, Iowa in 1902. He served as mayor of Jewell, Iowa. He became an expert checkers player and participated in state tournment which he won several. He married Bertha May Snyder and they had one child who died in infancy. They adopted a daughter, Avonelle, who lived in Chicago at the time of her father's death. William's grave is not marked. 
Family links: 
  Andrew Jackson Allen (1828 - 1911)
  Frances Buzan Allen (1841 - 1882)
  Jackson W. Allen (1861 - 1934)*
  Ulysses Grant Allen (1865 - 1909)*
  William Sherman Allen (1865 - 1933)
  Oliver B. Allen (1867 - 1868)*
  Charles L. Allen (1872 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Evergreen Cemetery
Hamilton County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Deena
Record added: Feb 05, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7152882


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