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Isaac Allen
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Birth: Sep. 11, 1839
Iowa, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1908
Nemaha County
Nebraska, USA

Isaac Allen is son of Whitley Allen & Judy Persinger.
Brother of; William Burns Allen, Rachel, Jonathan, David, Benjamin, Odebah, Phebe, Mary Jane, James Madison, Thomas Jefferson Allen.
Isaac married Mary Elizabeth Grifith July 10,1862 in Winterset, Madison, Iowa. Together they had 7 children; John,Obadiah,Ellen gravina , Henry, Olive Florence, Charles Lemuel, & William.
Sometime between 1878 and I880 Isaac moved his family to Council Bluffs Iowa. Where he lived out the remainder of his life.
Isaac died suddenly while visiting his sister Mrs. John Little (Mary Jane Allen) in Peru, Nemaha Co., Nebraska.
Winterset Madisonian-Winterset, Iowa
March 20, 1908

Isaac Allen, a former resident of this county who has been residing in Council Bluffs for the past 25-30 years, died last Saturday morning at the home of his sister, Mrs. John Little near Elm Grove. The remains were shipped to Council Bluffs of Monday of this week for burial. He came back here some 5 or 6 weeks ago to visit relatives and friends.
The Evening Nonpareil Newspaper

Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie County, Iowa

March 16, 1908

Isaac Allen, aged 68 years and 6 months, died of pneumonia March 14, at the home of his sister, Mrs. John Little in Peru, Nebr., where he had been visiting. Mr. Allen resided at 2426 South avenue. He leaves a widow, one daughter, Mrs. Ellen Gerard, and four sons, John, Obio, Henry and Charles Allen, all of this city.

The body was brought to Council Bluffs for burial. It arrived yesterday and was taken to the Woodring chapel. The funeral will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2:30 o'clock, from the residence of Obio Allen on Woodbury avenue, Rev. C. G. Rice officiating, and cemetery.

Transcriber note: Isaac died in Peru, Iowa, not Peru, Nebraska, as stated in the obituary

Family links: 
  Mary Elizabeth Griffith Allen (1845 - 1924)*
  John Allen (1864 - 1924)*
  Ellen Gravina Allen Jeffers (1868 - 1933)*
  Olive Florence Allen (1877 - 1878)*
  Charles Lemuel Allen (1879 - 1948)*
*Calculated relationship
Walnut Hill Cemetery
Council Bluffs
Pottawattamie County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Section 4- Lot 44- Grave # 9
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Record added: Oct 07, 2006
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Isaac Allen
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 Added: Feb. 17, 2012
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- Angela Garner Golden
 Added: Nov. 23, 2006

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