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Emma L. Backman Allen
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1886
Clark County
Washington, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1971
Lewis County
Washington, USA

Emma married Milo Grant Allen
on 30 March 1902 at the residence of Milo's parents in Hayes, Clark[e] County, Washington.

Note: The marriage return and certificate, on Washington Digital Archives, both have Emma's middle name as Lorene, however family indicates it is Lodema, like her daughter, Clara.
The Daily Chronicle
Centralia, Lewis County, Washington
Saturday, 27 March 1971
Page 4


Mrs. Emma L. Allen, 84, a resident of Castle Rock for the past 30 years, died Friday night in a Centralia nursing home.

She was born Sept. 25, 1886 in Woodland. She was a member of the United Methodist Church, Castle Rock and the Women's Christian Temperance Union, Castle Rock.

Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. Clara Hunton, Longview; three sons, Leonard (Bud) Allen, Morton, Eldon Allen, Vader and Clifford Allen, Winlock; two sisters, Mrs. Rachel Bennett and Miss Etta Backman, Longview, 10 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be Tuesday at 1:30 p.m. at the Woodland Christian Church, with the Rev. [F..?] Johnson officiating. Burial will be follow in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery, Woodland. Arrangements are under the direction of Newell-Hoerling's Centralia.
Family links: 
  George John Backman (1850 - 1945)
  Emily Artimesia Miller Backman (1859 - 1886)
  Milo G. Allen (1882 - 1933)
  Miles Lee Allen (1905 - 1905)*
  Clara Lodema Allen Hunton (1909 - 1995)*
  Rachel Cecelia Backman Bennett (1877 - 1973)*
  Etta Backman (1880 - 1976)*
  Emma L. Backman Allen (1886 - 1971)
*Calculated relationship
1886 WIFE 1971
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Cowlitz County
Washington, USA
Plot: Block B165, Lot 5
Maintained by: Sheila
Originally Created by: AM (Hentges) Krieg
Record added: Feb 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 65649088
Emma L. <i>Backman</i> Allen
Added by: AM (Hentges) Krieg
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Rest in peace.
- Jeannie
 Added: May. 15, 2013

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