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Norvell Allen
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Birth: Oct. 25, 1848
Daviess County
Indiana, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1942
Wright County
Missouri, USA

Norvell is the son of John A. and Nancy (Carson) Allen.

His family moved between 1850-1860 to Wright County.

On July 15, 1870 he was joined in marriage to Naomi Refro in Houston, Texas, Missouri. To this union 8 children were born.

They farmed in the Norwood area, having their chidren.

1910 finds them in Mountain Grove farming with 3 grown children still with them.

He did not remarry after Naomi passed in 1910.

1920 he is still in Mountain Grove and living with one of his daughters, with her husband and family.

1930 he was living in Douglas County with one of his sons and his family.

Died from Old Age at 93 years, 7 months 11 days. Info from John Allen on Missouri Death Certificate #22552. Note year of birth different than what is on stone, as is place of birth. Going by Indiana, because that is what is in Family Trees and on all census'. 
Family links: 
  John A Allen (1812 - 1868)
  Nancy Carson Allen (1814 - 1898)
  Naomi E. Renfro Allen (1852 - 1910)*
  Mary Ann Allen (1878 - 1951)*
  Robert Thomas Allen (1880 - 1965)*
  Rosco Samuel Allen (1883 - 1972)*
  Lydia M. Allen Ward (1888 - 1959)*
  Sarah Ann Carson Casey (1835 - 1916)**
  Elvina Allen Purtle (1838 - 1866)*
  Elizabeth Allen Ussery (1841 - 1926)*
  Samuel Allen (1846 - 1899)*
  Rebecca Allen Tuders (1847 - 1873)*
  Norvell Allen (1848 - 1942)
  William Jasper Allen (1850 - 1912)*
  Thomas Jefferson Allen (1853 - 1937)*
  Margaret Allen Long (1853 - 1899)*
  Tryphena Manerva Allen Long (1859 - 1929)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: He is brother-in-law to my 2nd Great Grand Aunt- Michel Priscilla Barnett
Oak Grove Cemetery
Wright County
Missouri, USA
Created by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
Record added: Oct 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60712114
Norvell Allen
Added by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
Norvell Allen
Added by: W. Loy Frisk Simmons
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- Victoria
 Added: Jan. 1, 2013
May you be at peace.
- W. Loy Frisk Simmons
 Added: Oct. 27, 2010

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