|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1846|
|Death: ||Dec. 1, 1910|
Son of Ammon & Hannah (Fordyce) Allen; siblilng - Elvira.
Residence America, Wabash Co, Indiana. Enlisted as a Private on 29 January 1864 in Company L, 11th Cavalry Regiment Indiana. Mustered Out Company L, 11th Cavalry Regiment Indiana on 19 September 1865 at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.
First married Mary Jane Lyder on 1 May 1872 in Leavenworth, Kansas; no children. Second married Sarah Catherine (Brown) Farthing on 23 November 1882 in Huntington Co, Indiana; no children. Third married Caroline Mathis in 1888 in Grant Co, Indiana; they were the parents of 5 children, 2 survived.
He applied for a Civil War disability pension on 22 October 1886 - application #587,755 (spinal injury).
1900: Residing Anderson, Madison Co, Indiana. Husband of Caroline; parents of Ocia. Occupation: Farmer.
1910: Residing Home Rd, Marion, Grant Co, Indiana. Husband of Caroline; parents of Ocie May and Mary E. Occupation: Stone mason.
His Widow (Caroline Allen) applied for a widows pension on 8 December 1910 from the state of Indiana - application #953,743.
Marion National Cemetery
Plot: Section 2, Row 11, Plot 1763
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Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Offi...
Record added: Feb 25, 2000
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