Mills River Baptist Church Minutes June 21, 1866} We invite Br. Jesse Allen and wife Adaline and daughter Ruth to our next meeting. Br. W. R. Whitaker to invite them. Marriage and death notices (Asheville newspapers 1840-1870). Death: Allen, Jesse of Mills River killed by a tree falling upon him. (No date) Asheville News 6-17-1869.
Obituary of Jesse Allen, Millis River Bapt. Ch. Minutes} He was born___ and joined the Baptist Church___ Baptized By Eld. N. Bowen____ and died from a wound received by the falling of a tree June 29th, 1869. Aged__ Years__ Months__Days__.