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James Andrew Allen
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Birth: Jul., 1881
Arkansas, USA
Death: 1954
Heber Springs
Cleburne County
Arkansas, USA

Son of Eliz Reed Allen and John Allen.
Older half brother of Loucinda Florence Hines.

Elizabeth (Reed) Allen married Robert Hines 19 Jul 1885.Her son,Andrew Allen was not quite a year old when his father, John Allen died 7 March 1880 . From early child age, Andrew was raised by his stepfather , Robert Hines.

Name: J A Allen
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date (Formatted): 28 Jun 1903
Event Place: , Jackson, Arkansas, United States
Age: 22
Birth Year (Estimated): 1881
Residence Place: Newark, Independence, Arkansas
Spouse's Name: Cordelia Smith
Spouse's Age: 18
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1885
Spouse's Residence Place: Newark, Independence, Arkansas
Marriage License Date: 26 Jun 1903

Name: J A Allen
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date (Formatted): 03 Jan 1909
Event Place: , Jackson, Arkansas, United States
Age: 27
Birth Year (Estimated): 1882
Residence Place: Newark, Independence, Arkansas
Spouse's Name: Mary Martin
Spouse's Age: 30
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1879
Spouse's Residence Place: Newark, Independence, Arkansas
Marriage License Date: 02 Jan 1909

Name: J. A. Allen
Birth Date: 1879
Age: 40
Spouse's Name: Martha J. Evans
Spouse's Birth Date: 1869
Spouse's Age: 50
Event Date: 05 Jun 1919
Event Place: Cleburne County, Arkansas
Spouse's Marital Status: Married

Andrew and Cordelia/Cordia Smith
were married in June 1903 . Cordelia died abt
1905 at childbirth and baby Pearl Lee Allen was given for a short time
to Loucinda Florence Hines to take care of.
Loucinda's older half - sister, Nancy Hines Dillard, would actually be the one to take him and raise him as part of her family. When Pearl Lee was older
he stayed with his mother's family, Arvil & Odie Smith.
Andrew married again ,1909, Mary Martin, and had another son, Albert Allen.

Andrew married Martha Evans in 1919.
{Eli Evans married mail - order bride , Martha Slater of New York/Michigan in 1913. Eli died in 1917. Martha Evans would then marry Andrew Allen in 1919. On the 1920, Martha is wife of Andrew Allen. Her occupation is noted as postmistress of Prim, and age 55, same age noted in 1913 at time of her marriage to Eli Evans. She resigned her job as postmaster and moved back to Michigan. Eli Evans was step father of Henry Dillard, who married Nancy Tennessee Hines.}

Andrew married Cordia/Cordelia Smith ,a half-sister to
Arvil Smith .Andrew and Cordia had one son, Pearl Lee Allen, born abt 1907. Cordia died
when Pearl was one year old and he was raised by Nancy Hines Dillard.
Pearl Allen m. Emma (?) and they had three children, Wanda, Earvin and
Alvin. Andrew married again ,1909, Mary Martin and had another son, Albert
Alvin Allen. Mary died Oct. 1909.

John Westley Smith father of Cordia
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Obit : 1954

W.E.,H.C., & Bynum Smith were sons of sons of Arvil Smith. Arvil was brother to Cordelia Smith, Andrew's first wife.Arvil & Cordelia were children of John Westley Smith.


Andrew Allen Dies Friday in Heber Springs

Andrew Allen, aged 73, of Heber Springs died Friday.
He was a native of Tennessee and was a member of
the Pentecost church. He is survived by two sons,
Pearl
Lee Allen of Wichita, Kansas, a former resident of
Newark;
and Albert Allen; two half-brothers, Bill and Buck
Hines;
and a half-sister, Mrs Lou Owens, Carthage, Mo.
Funeral services were held Saturday at 2:30 by the
Rev.
J. F. Stubbs of Parma, Ark. Burial was in Everett
Cemetery in Cleburne County, with Mayhan Funeral Home
in charge.
Pallbearers were Ervin Allen, Alvin Allen, W.E. Smith,
H.C. Smith, Cliff Byrd and Bynum Smith.

Andrew Allen noted different birth years & states of birth through out the years.


Elizabeth states on CW app - First husband John Allen died near Shilo, Cleborne County,
Arkansas on the 7th day of March
1880.

On the 1900, Andrew Allen notes being born in July 1881 Birthplace: Arkansas

1903 Marriage record to Cordy Smith - birth yr 1881

1909 Marriage record to Mary Martin - birth yr 1882

1918 Registration card - birth yr 1882

1919 Marriage record to Martha J. Evans - birth yr 1879

1920 Census - birth yr 1877 Birthplace: Arkansas

1930 - not located

1940 - birth yr 1881 Birthplace: Arkansas

1954 obit - aged 73,stated,"a native of Tennessee", birth yr 1881
1954 death certificate notes born Tennessee 1881

Dates noted on burial marker - 1879 - 1954


1900 Census Christian Township, Independence County, Arkansas, SD 2, ED 35, Sheet 3A
37/37 Hines, Elizabeth L. head, white, female, Jan 1857, 43, Widowed, mother of 5-4 living, MO, MO, MO
Allen, Andrew J. son, white, male, Jul 1881, 18, single, AR, TN, MO
Hines, William son, white, male, Dec 1885, 14, single, AR, TN, MO
Hines, Lucy F. daughter, white, female, Feb 1890, 10, single, AR, TN, MO
Hines, Rufus M. son, white, male, Apr 1895, 5, single, AR, TN, MO


Third Household next is :
James Hines age 43
Wife - Arminda age 49
Occupation - Farmer

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Andrew Allen
in the 1920 United States Federal Census
Report issue
Name: Andrew Allen
Age: 43
Birth Year: abt 1877
Birthplace: Arkansas
Home in 1920: Poff, Cleburne, Arkansas
Street: NW Corner Township
Race: White
Gender: Male
Relation to Head of House: Head
Marital Status: Married
Spouse's Name: Martha Allen
Father's Birthplace: Tennessee
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Able to Speak English: Yes
Occupation: Merchant
Industry: Peddling
Home Owned or Rented: Own
Home Free or Mortgaged: Free
Able to Read: Yes
Able to Write: Yes
Household Members:
Name Age
Andrew Allen 43
Martha Allen 55 [post mistress - Prim]

Third Household next is :
James Hines age 43
Wife - Arminda age 49
Occupation - Farmer

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Pearl L Allen - in home of his Aunt Nancy (Hines) Dillard

Pearl Dillard in household of J H T Dillard, "United States Census, 1920"
Name: Pearl Dillard
Event Type: Census
Event Year: 1920
Event Place: Smart, Stone, Arkansas, United States
District: 146
Gender: Male
Age: 14
Marital Status: Single
Race: White
Race (Original): White
Can Read: Yes
Can Write: Yes
Relationship to Head of Household: Son
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Son
Own or Rent:
Birth Year (Estimated): 1906
Birthplace: Arkansas
Immigration Year:
Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother's Birthplace: Tennessee
Sheet Number and Letter: 1A
Household ID: 147
Line Number: 41
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head J H T Dillard M 54 Arkansas
Wife Nancy Dillard F 53 Tennessee
Son Pearl Dillard M 14 Arkansas


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Institution: State Hospital for Nervous
1940 United States Federal Census Name:
James A Allen
Age: 59
Estimated Birth Year: abt 1881
Gender: Male
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Marital Status: Widowed
Relation to Head of House: Inmate
Home in 1940: Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas
Inferred Residence in 1935: Rural, Cleburne, Arkansas
Residence in 1935: Rural, Cleburne, Arkansas
Sheet Number: 4A
Institution: State Hospital for Nervous Diseases, Benton Unit

Source Citation: Year: 1940; Census Place: Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas; Roll:
T627_168; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 60-71.

For many years, this was the only facility in Arkansas for dealing with people who, in modern times, would be sent to nursing homes, special schools, and rehab centers. Andrew was partially paralized.

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1930
Name: Pearl L Allen
Event: Census
Event Date: 1930
Event Place: Union, Ashley, Arkansas
Gender: Male
Age: 24
Marital Status: Married
Race: White
Birthplace: Arkansas
Estimated Birth Year: 1906
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Father's Birthplace: Arkansas
Mother's Birthplace: Arkansas
Enumeration District Number: 0022
Family Number: 82
Sheet Number and Letter: 4B
Line Number: 861
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Pearl L Allen M 24 Arkansas
Wife Emma E Allen F 23 Missouri
Daughter Wanda L Allen F 3 Arkansas
Son Irvin Allen M 1 Arkansas


Perl Allen, "United States Census, 1940"
Name: Perl Allen
Event Type: Census
Event Date: 1940
Event Place: Vaughn Township, Independence, Arkansas, United States
Gender: Male
Age: 35
Marital Status: Married
Race (Original): White
Race: White
Relationship to Head of Household (Original): Head
Relationship to Head of Household: Head
Birthplace: Arkansas
Birth Year (Estimated): 1905
Last Place of Residence: Rural
Household Gender Age Birthplace
Head Perl Allen M 35 Arkansas
Wife Emma Allen F 35 Missouri
Daughter Wanda Lee Allen F 13 Arkansas
Son Ervin Allen M 11 Arkansas
Son Alvin Ray Allen M 1 Arkansas

Name: Charles A Thompson
Event Type: Marriage
Event Date (Formatted): 06 Nov 1943
Event Place: , Independence, Arkansas, United States
Age: 21
Birth Year (Estimated): 1922
Residence Place: Magness, Independence, Arkansas
Spouse's Name: Miss Wanda Lenora Allen
Spouse's Age: 16
Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1927
Spouse's Residence Place: Magness, Independence, Arkansas
Marriage License Date: 05 Nov 1943
Security : P L Allen
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  John Allen (____ - 1880)
  Elizabeth Louisa Reed Allen Hines (1857 - 1905)
 
 Spouse:
  Cordelia Smith Allen (1885 - 1906)*
 
 Children:
  Perl Lee Allen (1905 - 1987)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Andrew Allen (1881 - 1954)
  William M Hines (1885 - 1963)**
  Ida Hines (1886 - 1900)**
  Loucinda Florence Hines Owens (1889 - 1980)**
  Rufus Henry Hines (1893 - 1964)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Everett Cemetery
Cleburne County
Arkansas, USA
 
Created by: Jude
Record added: Dec 18, 2008
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