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Rosa Christie Lum Allen
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Birth: May 12, 1858
Death: Apr. 24, 1931

Rosa Christie Lum born May 12 1858 in Fort Bend County, Texas and died April 24 1931 in Houston, Harris County, Texas. Her parents were Milton Napoleon Lum and Rosina M. Christie.

In February 23 1876 Rosa Christie Lum married SAMUEL EZEKIEL ALLEN, (1848-1913). Samuel Ezekiel Allen, rancher, was born in Harris County, Texas, on June 8 1848, the son of Rebecca Jane (Thomas) and Samuel W. Allen. They had six children.

Samuel Ezekiel Allen died on June 23, 1913.

In 1917 Mrs. Allen began the dissolution of the Allen Ranch, which continued until her death in 1931. She was assisted by her grandson, Robert Cummins Stuart, who helped her subdivide Allen Dale, Allen Farms, and Lum Terrace. Through those and other subdivisions many streets in Houston bear names connected with the Allen Ranch. Both Allen and his wife were buried in Glendale Cemetery, Harrisburg.
Family links: 
  Milton Napolean Lum (1827 - 1892)
  Rosina M Christie Lum (1835 - 1867)
  Samuel Ezekiel Allen (1848 - 1913)*
  Rosa Christie Allen Williams (1877 - 1955)*
  Clara Dell Allen Drouet (1883 - 1951)*
  Lewis G Lum (1855 - 1904)*
  Rosa Christie Lum Allen (1858 - 1931)
  Orlean Lum Allen (1865 - 1923)*
*Calculated relationship
Glendale Cemetery
Harris County
Texas, USA
Plot: 188-E
Created by: M. Suzanne "Bisby" Capor...
Record added: Sep 17, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 29887622
Rosa Christie <i>Lum</i> Allen
Added by: Bruce Hicks
Rosa Christie <i>Lum</i> Allen
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