|Birth: ||Feb. 13, 1893|
La Salle Parish
|Death: ||Sep. 30, 1918|
Son of Thomas Allen Wright, AKA Thomas Benjamin Allien and Melbra "Millie" Josephine Washington Allien. Married to Josephine Corley November 4, 1917 in LaSalle parish. Died the next year of the Spanish Flu while enlisted in the army during WWI (Co. L., 5th LA Inf.).
Jena newspapers are missing from around the date of his death, but a paragraph appeared in surviving newspapers just a few days before his death:
Jena Times September 21, 1918 Page 3, Column 3
Uncle Tom Allein [sic], an old Confederate war horse from Ward 5, was here last Saturday and expressed the desire to enter the army to assist his two sons [This would be Allie and Dewitt] and the other LaSalle boys in licking the Huns.
Thomas Benjamin Allien (1844 - 1924)
Melbra Josephine Washington Allien (1859 - 1926)
Josephine Corley Allien (1900 - 1976)
Lida Eulalie Wright Coffing (1868 - 1955)**
Clementine Wright Davis (1869 - 1943)**
Barbara Allien Wilson (1888 - 1966)*
Kit Allien Ganey (1889 - 1976)*
Dennie A Allien (1890 - 1949)*
Allie Allien (1893 - 1918)
Dewitt Allien (1895 - 1967)*
Dallie Allien Hooter (1900 - 1940)*
Nova Allien Bass (1902 - 1982)*
Co. L, 5th Inf.
Our darling one has gone before to greet us on the blissful shore.
La Salle Parish
Created by: Lora Peppers
Record added: Sep 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42327203
Thinking of you today Uncle Allie.|
Added: Mar. 22, 2013
"In Flanders Fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row" An American Warrior of WWI|
Added: Nov. 12, 2011
Added: Nov. 11, 2011
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