New York, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 21, 1863|
Irish; parents from Kennery, Ireland & were Wesley Methodist. Had lived in Kingston, Ontario, Canada when oldest son born in 1835. Later resided Williamstown, New York. Carpenter. 147th Regt Co C New York volunteers. Wounded first day of Battle of Gettysburg on July 1, 1863. Died several days later. Father of 4 boys & 5 girls. Sons John Frank Allen (Pvt Co L 3rd Regt WI Cavalry Volunteers) & Morgan Laban Allen Jr. also enlisted in Civil War. John Frank buried Iron River Cemetery, Iron County, Michigan.
INFORMATION FROM RELATIVE Carolyn Allen (email@example.com) says there is no written documentation that John Frank Allen's parents were of Irish descent. His father was Morgan L. Allen and his mother was Nancy Patchin. Both were born in New York.
INFORMATION FROM RELATIVE great-great-great grandson Ken Hayward (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Elizabeth A Allen (____ - 1848)*
John Frank Allen (1835 - 1908)*
MORGAN L. ALLEN.
CO. C. REGT. 147.
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Plot: New York Section B Grave 99
Created by: Dale Safford
Record added: Jan 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10329187