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Elijah Allen
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Birth: Aug. 8, 1804
Nelson County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Aug. 4, 1886
Larue County
Kentucky, USA



Elijah Allen served in the military on March 30, 1819, when he was 14 years old.

Enlistment Age: 19

30 Mar 1819

Elijah Allen was born on August 8, 1804 in Nelson County, Kentucky. He died on August 4, 1886 in Otter Creek, Larue County, Kentucky. He married Rebecca Martin on April 17, 1856 in Larue County, Kentucky. Elijah resided in Larue County. He resided in 1880 in Otter Creek, Larue County, Kentucky. He resided in 1850 in District 2, Logan County, Kentucky.

Other marriages: Sarah Pickerell
Married March 9, 1826, in Hardin County, Kentucky

In the 1860 Larue County Census, Elijah was family 692.
He was 55 years old. His wife, Rebecca, was 33. The children in the home were : John T., 15; Mary E., 12; and Elijah B. 3 year

In the 1850 LaRue County census Elijah Allen was family 365. He was 46 years old, a Farmer born in Kentucky. His wife, Sarah, was 40. Their children were listed: Wm. S., 18; Geo. W., 15; Jos. H., 12; Jno. T., 5; and Mary E., age 2 years.

In the 1860 LaRue County census, Elijah was family 692. He was 55 years old. His wife, Rebecca, was 33. The children in the home were: John T., 15; Mary E., 12; and Elijah B., age 3 years.

In the 1870 LaRue County Census, Otter Creek District, Elijah Allen was family #114. He was 65 years old and his wife, Rebecca, was 42. The children in the household were: Elizabeth, 22; Elijah B., 12; Elisha B., 9. Living next door to him was another son, Joseph H. Allen.

Elijah Allen, 170 acres - nearest neighbor - Henry Allen - value of land - $500, 1 horse - $40, 1 cow, total value - $540, 1 white male over 21, 1 legal voter, 1 child between 6 and 20, 200 bushels of corn.

The following entry is from the 1880 LaRue County Census:

Elijah Allen M 75 born KY
Rebecca F 52 wife
Elijah B. M 23 son
Charles W. M 8 G son
John T. M 35 Son
Nancy J. F 42 Dau in Law
Alfred G. M 3 G Son
Family links: 
  Sarah Caroline Pickerell Allen (1810 - 1855)*
  Rebecca Ann Martin Allen (1827 - 1905)*
  Susan Caroline Allen Bogard (1825 - 1879)*
  James Miles Allen (1828 - 1832)*
  William Loveless Allen (1831 - 1895)*
  George Washington Allen (1835 - 1917)*
  John Taylor Allen (1845 - 1880)*
  Mary Elizabeth Allen Stillwell (1848 - 1913)*
  Elijah Bascam Allen (1857 - 1937)*
  Elisha Bosley Allen (1860 - 1942)*
*Calculated relationship
Levelwoods Methodist Cemetery
Larue County
Kentucky, USA
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