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Birth: Jan. 6, 1848
Franklin
Heard County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 9, 1918
Ashley County
Arkansas, USA

Allen, Christopher Columbus, Private;

Not listed on the muster roll;
Federal records list him as a deserter from Co. B, 12th Arkansas Cavalry, who took the oath of allegiance at Memphis, Tennessee, February 17, 1865;
Born in Heard County, Georgia, January 6, 1848;
died January 9, 1918;
Married (1) Mattie Arrington (2) Della Knight;
Occupation farmer;
brother of Andrew Jackson Allen.

Federal Pension Information:
He applied for a pension on 7/19/1890 from the state of AR
application # 816,513
His Widow (Lou Allen) applied for a pension on 4/7/1903 from the state of AR
application # 782,093

Sources: http://www.couchgenweb.com/civilwar/cem-a.htm
http://www.civilwardata.com/active/hdsquery.dll?SoldierHistory?U&2382803
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Wade Hampton Allen (1817 - 1898)
  Sarah Elizabeth Crane Allen (1821 - 1883)
 
 Spouse:
  Della Lou Knight Allen (1881 - 1917)*
 
 Children:
  Estelle Allen Herren (1875 - 1972)*
 
 Siblings:
  Nancy Adeline Allen McDermott (1840 - 1890)*
  Andrew Jackson Allen (1845 - 1919)*
  Christopher Columbus Allen (1848 - 1918)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Egypt Cemetery
Hamburg
Ashley County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Bev
Record added: Oct 11, 2006
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Pvt Christopher Columbus Allen, Sr
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Pvt Christopher Columbus Allen, Sr
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