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John Mills Allen
Birth: Jul. 8, 1846
Tishomingo County
Mississippi, USA
Death: Oct. 30, 1917
Tupelo
Lee County
Mississippi, USA

US Congressman. After serving the Confederate Army during the Civil War, he was admitted to the bar in 1870 and was district attorney for the first judicial district of Mississippi, 1875 to 1879. In 1885, he was elected as a Democrat to the Forty-ninth Congress and to the seven succeeding Congresses, serving until 1901. He declined to be a candidate for reelection, resumed legal practice and was United States Commissioner to the St. Louis Exposition of 1904. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
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 Children:
  Annie Belle Allen High (1874 - 1968)*
  Baby Allen (1877 - 1878)*
  Mary Wallace Allen (1877 - 1878)*
  John Allen (1880 - 1881)*
  Eugene Allen (1886 - 1891)*
 
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Burial:
Glenwood Cemetery
Tupelo
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: John "J-Cat" Griffith
Record added: Jan 23, 2008
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While still a schoolboy he enlisted as a private in the Confederate Army, and served throughout the war. United States commissioner to the Louisiana Purchase Exposition.
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