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Col James Walkinshaw Allen
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Birth: Jul. 2, 1829
Woodstock (Shenandoah County)
Shenandoah County
Virginia, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1862
Gaines Mill
Hanover County
Virginia, USA

Born: July 2, 1829
Birthplace: Woodstock Virginia
Father: Robert Allen 1791 1859
(Buried: Longwood Cemetery Bedford Virginia)
Wife: Julia Nelson Pendleton Allen 1830 1865
Children:
Hugh Pendleton Allen 1858 - 1921
(Buried: Elmwood Cemetery Shepherdstown West Virginia)
Education:
1849 Graduated from Virginia Military Institute
Occupation before War:
Teacher & Farmer in Bedford County Virginia
Civil War Career:
1861: Colonel of 2nd Virginia Infantry Regiment
1861: Wounded during the First Battle of Manassas
1862: Killed leading the Stonewall Brigade during Battle of Gaines Mill

Died: June 27, 1862
Place of Death: Hanover County Virginia
Age at time of Death: 32 years old
Burial Place: Longwood Cemetery Bedford Virginia 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Allen (1791 - 1859)
 
 Sibling:
  Francis R. Allen (1806 - 1873)*
  James Walkinshaw Allen (1829 - 1862)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Longwood Cemetery
Bedford
Bedford County
Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: Rob
Originally Created by: PL
Record added: Oct 28, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8039211
Col James Walkinshaw Allen
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Col James Walkinshaw Allen
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Col James Walkinshaw Allen
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