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Allen Applegate
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Birth: May 29, 1849
Trumbull County
Ohio, USA
Death: Feb. 11, 1909

According to Rhonda, Allens' parents were David & Mary. It is by her request that I linked Allen to them.

---- Obit:

The Cedar Rapids Evening Gazette,
Fri., Feb. 12, 1909, p. 3, col. 4.

Had Lived Here Seven Years and Leaves Many Friends.
__Allen Applegate was born in Trumble county, Ohio, on May 29, 1849. He was the second son of David and Mary Applegate. In 1858 he came with his parents to Madison county, Iowa. In January, 1869, he was married to Miss Mary Chase and moved from Madison county to Cherokee county, where they made their home until 1881, when they returned to Madison county and resided there until 1895, when he took up his residence in Mercer county, Misouri. After living there seven years he moved to Cedar Rapids where he lived until his death, which occurred February 11, 1909.
__To them were born five daughters and one son. He is survived by his wife and three daughters, also by two brothers, four grandchildren and a young man, Mr. Charles Stafford of Monmouth, Ill., to whom Mr. and Mrs. Applegate were the same as parents. The surviving daughters are Mrs. Ira A. Moore, Miss Ethyl and Mrs. Carl Lorenzen, all of this city. the brothers are Andrew Applegate of Dexter, Iowa, and Benton Applegate of Brownlee, Neb.
__In 1864 he enlisted in Company I. Fourth Iowa cavalry, and served to the end of the war. He was an honored member of T. Z. Cook post, G. A. R., and was a consistent member of the Methodist church since boyhood, being a member of Trinity church of this city at the time of his death.
Family links: 
  David Applegate (1821 - 1891)
  Mary Ellen Dennison Applegate (1823 - 1900)
  Minnie Rose Applegate Moore (1869 - 1941)*
  Andrew Applegate (1844 - 1917)*
  Allen Applegate (1849 - 1909)
*Calculated relationship
Allen Applegate
May 29, 1849 - Feb. 11, 1909
Co. I. 4th Ia. Cav.
Mary J. His Wife
Aug. 26, 1851 - Apr. 9, 1913
Military marker:
Allen Applegate
Co. I.
4 Ia. Cav.
Murdoch-Linwood Cemetery
Cedar Rapids
Linn County
Iowa, USA
Plot: Block 13 of the 3rd addition
Created by: Frank
Record added: May 05, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36762348
Allen Applegate
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Allen Applegate
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Allen Applegate
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Rest in peace beloved great-great-grandfather. I'm proud of your service to our country. From the Cedar Rapids IA Evening Gazette, June 11, 1908: "A Reunion.Mr. and Mrs. Allen Applegate entertainedat a 6 o'clock dinner last even-ing in honor of soldier gu...(Read more)
- Kat Mejia Bep
 Added: Nov. 29, 2014
 Added: Mar. 9, 2013
From Civil War Military Records: Allen Applegate Age 18 of Madison County,Iowa nativity Ohio enlisted Mar 31 1864 into Co I 4th Iowa Cavalry. Appears that Allen lied about his age at enlistment if birthdate in FAG is accurate. He would have been only 15 y...(Read more)
- K L Bonnett
 Added: Oct. 29, 2010
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