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Emma L. Backman Allen
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1886
Hayes
Clark County
Washington, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1971
Centralia
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.
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The Daily Chronicle
Centralia, Lewis County, Washington
Saturday, 27 March 1971
Page 4

EMMA L. ALLEN

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.
 
 
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 Parents:
  George John Backman (1850 - 1945)
  Emily Artimesia Miller Backman (1859 - 1886)
 
 Spouse:
  Milo G. Allen (1882 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Miles Lee Allen (1905 - 1905)*
  Clara Lodema Allen Hunton (1909 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Rachel Cecelia Backman Bennett (1877 - 1973)*
  Etta Backman (1880 - 1976)*
  Emma L. Backman Allen (1886 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
EMMA L. ALLEN
1886 WIFE 1971
 
Burial:
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Woodland
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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