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Pvt Morgan Laban Allen, Sr
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Birth: unknown
New York, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1863
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA

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 (atdallen@aol.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 (khayward@yahoo.com).
 
 
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 Children:
  John Frank Allen (1835 - 1908)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Gettysburg National Cemetery
Gettysburg
Adams County
Pennsylvania, USA
Plot: New York Section B Grave 99
 
Created by: Dale Safford
Record added: Jan 15, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10329187
Pvt Morgan Laban Allen, Sr
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Pvt Morgan Laban Allen, Sr
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Thank you for your sacrifice to help preserve our nation. Rest in peace 3x great-grandfather.
- Laabs Famiily of Ventura
 Added: Nov. 6, 2014

- SLW
 Added: Jul. 1, 2013
God bless you. Thank you, you are unforgotten and honored.
- Wisteria
 Added: Oct. 14, 2012
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