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Effie Ophelia Mattox Allen
Birth: Oct. 26, 1881, USA
Death: Jul. 7, 1951
Lee County
Mississippi, USA

Effie Ophelia Mattox Allen , the daughter of Posey A. Mattox and Rebecca Mattox , was born October 26 , 1881 . ( Effie's mother Rebecca Mattox's maiden name was Rebecca McMasters . Rebecca was the sister of Thomas McMasters and Robert McMasters . The parents of Rebecca , Thomas , and Robert were W. P. McMasters and Margaret Whitesides McMasters . Robert , Thomas , and Rebecca McMasters' maternal grandparents were James and Sarah Guyton Whitesides who raised those 3 children after both parents died .) Effie Ophelia Mattox and Joe Thomas Allen were married December 21 , 1899 in Lee County , Mississippi according to marriage records which listed their names as Effie Maddox and J. T. Allen . In 1900 Effie and Joe Thomas Allen as a young couple had living with them a nephew Jeff and niece Susie according to census records . Those young children never appeared on another census with them again . Instead their own children were listed on the census with them except for their son Joe Anderson Allen who died as a young child and was never on a census record. Effie and Joe Thomas Allen's other children were Clark Allen who married Betty Marie Stovall , Timonia Ann Allen who married Sam H. Partlow , Gilbert W. Allen who married Frankie Mae Westmoreland , and Jo Bell Allen who married Graves H. Ruff . Effie Ophelia Mattox Allen died July 7 , 1951 in Lee County , Mississippi . 
 
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 Spouse:
  Joe Thomas Allen (1878 - 1929)*
 
 Children:
  Joe Anderson Allen (____ - 1913)*
  Clark Allen (1900 - 1964)*
  Timonia Ann Allen Partlow (1905 - 1984)*
  Gilbert W. Allen (1911 - 1974)*
  Jo Belle Allen Ruff (1917 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
ALLEN EFFIE OPHELIA OCT. 26, 1881 JULY 7 1951 Dear parents, tho' we miss you much , we know you rest with God .
 
Note: Grave on Row 1
 
Burial:
Unity Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Plantersville
Lee County
Mississippi, USA
 
Created by: Carolyn Allen
Record added: Dec 05, 2013
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Effie Ophelia <i>Mattox</i> Allen
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Effie Ophelia <i>Mattox</i> Allen
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 Added: Dec. 5, 2013
 
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