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Elmer Allen
Birth: Jan. 26, 1911
Bell County
Texas, USA
Death: Jun. 30, 1991
Tarrant County
Texas, USA

Elmer Allen is the third of 4 children born to Tom Allen and Dora Dickerson Allen in Temple, Texas

Brother to Ethel, Tom (aka Arvella Gray) and Clara Allen and Laura Fletcher

Allen eventually settled in California, working as a Porter for the Pullman Company. In 1937, Pullman signed a labor contract with the Union of the Brotherhood of Sleeping Car Porters (established 1925), the first African-American union to sign a labor contract with a major corporation.

He married Fredna Mae Hadley in Italy, Texas on September 9, 1943

He is father of Elmerine and William Thomas Allen

An obituary was published in the Waxahachie Daily Light, Wednesday 3 July 1991, page 12-A, column 1.

NOTE: See the memorial for CAL-3 for an explanation of the inscription on Elmer Allen's tombstone.
Family links: 
  Dora Dickerson Allen Fletcher (1881 - 1917)
  Fredna Mae Hadley Allen (1916 - 2006)
  Ethel Alice Allen Robinson (1900 - 1994)*
  Arvella Gray (1906 - 1980)*
  Elmer Allen (1911 - 1991)
  Dora Fletcher (1917 - 1917)*
*Calculated relationship

One of America's human nuclear "guinea pigs"
Italy Cemetery
Ellis County
Texas, USA
Plot: Section 7 Square Park
Maintained by: daughterofcal3
Originally Created by: Patricia Kemper
Record added: Jan 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46377356
Elmer Allen
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Elmer Allen
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Elmer Allen
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- Robert Duran ~
 Added: Aug. 30, 2016

- Tangent
 Added: Jul. 25, 2016
You respected the USA but they DID NOT respect YOU... We finally know and understand the TRUTH ... Thanks Daddy ...!!!
- Elmerine
 Added: Jun. 30, 2016
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