South Carolina, USA
Son of John and Ann Allen.
John's first wife was Eliza Jeter. She was born about 1806 in South Carolina, and died Jan. 1860 in Lowndes County, Georgia
John Allen served as a private in the Company commanded by Captain Samuel E. Swilley, commanded by W.J. Mills, in the war with Simenole Indians in the year 1837 and that her said husband enlisted at Fort Palmetre on or about the day (16)___ of May or June, A.D. 1837, for the term of six months; that she was married under the name of Cherry Mullis to her said husband, by J.R. Allen, on or about the ___day of _______, A.D. 1865, at her own residence in the State of Georgia and lived with her said husband from the date of her said marriage until the day of his death, to wit: the 27 day of October, A.D. 1886, when her said husband died at his home in Lowndes County; in the State of Georgia, there being no legal barrier to such marriage; that neither she nor her husband had been previously married, except that _______________; that she has not since remarried.
Florida, Compiled Service Records, Florida Indian Wars, 1835-1858
about John Allen
Source Citation: Records of the Adjutant General's Office, 1762-1984; Washington, D.C.; Compiled Service Records of Volunteeer Soldiers Who Served in Organizations From the State of Florida During the Florida Indian Wars, 1835-1858; National Archives Microfilm Publication M1086, 63 rolls; Roll #: M1086:18.
Cherry Wadsworth Mullis*
Eliza Jeter Allen (1806 - 1860)*
John T. Allen (1832 - 1911)*
James D Allen (1839 - 1913)*
Anna Allen Moore (1868 - 1946)*
Good Hope Cemetery
Maintained by: Linda Murphy
Originally Created by: Ann
Record added: Jul 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 39102304
with love to my 4th Great-grandfather|
Added: Jan. 5, 2013
Added: Jan. 13, 2012