|Birth: ||Jan., 1853|
Joseph Milton Allen was born in January 1853, in Putnam County, Indiana, to parents William Wallace Allen (1826-1890), and Mary Ann Evans (1828-1902), both born in Kentucky.
Joseph was the third child in a family of 12 children, all born in Indiana. His brothers and sisters were: Charles Silas Allen (1848-died young), Sarah Alice Allen (1850-), Dillard C. Allen (1854-), William Evans Allen (ca 1857-), Marion Bayard Allen (1858-1917), Lou Emma Allen-Baker (ca 1861-), Ida Dooley Allen (ca 1862-) Jessie Cora Allen (ca 1864-), Effie D. Allen-Church (ca 1867-), Myrtle Leach Allen-Huffman (1869-), and John Slavens Allen (ca 1872-).
On Dec 19, 1895, in Putnam County, Joseph married Sarah Ellen Hillis, born in Indiana (1862-1920). Sarah was a daughter of George Baker Hillis, born in Indiana (1828-1899), and Elizabeth A. Scobee, born in Kentucky (1837-1907).
Joseph and Sarah settled into a life of farming in Putnam County, Indiana. There is no record of any children for this couple.
Joseph died in 1923; he and his wife are both buried in the Brick Chapel Cemetery.
Sarah Ellen Hillis Allen (1862 - 1920)
Brick Chapel Cemetery
Created by: Shirley Bradley
Record added: Jul 18, 2010
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