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James Allison
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Birth: Jan. 1, 1838
East Palestine
Columbiana County
Ohio, USA
Death: Nov. 11, 1916
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA

Developed the West side of Wichita including Friends University.

Occ: Real estate & finance.

First cousin of Pres. William McKinley who appointed him US Commissioner to the Paris World Exposition in 1900.

James Allison's father, Obediah Allison, was the brother of Nancy Allison McKinley, mother of President William McKinley.
 (bio by: Janet LaMotte) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Obediah Allison (1811 - 1883)
  Jemima Ellen Burt Allison (1813 - 1840)
 
 Spouses:
  Carolyn Elizabeth Dunn Allison (1839 - 1887)
  Susie Winn Allison (1854 - 1893)
  Emily Boardman Fowler Allison (1869 - 1948)
 
 Children:
  George Dunn Allison (1863 - 1928)*
  Burt McVay Allison (1864 - 1904)*
  Hannah Moore Allison (1872 - 1872)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Burt Allison (1834 - 1929)*
  James Allison (1838 - 1916)
  Albert Allison (1843 - 1875)**
  Isorah Allison Talmage (1848 - 1917)**
  Abner C. Allison (1850 - 1923)**
  Maria Jane Allison Baxter (1851 - 1940)**
  Melville Campbell Allison (1856 - 1898)**
  Ellen Hannah Allison (1856 - 1922)**
  Catherine Ann Allison Heffernan (1858 - 1926)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Maple Grove Cemetery
Wichita
Sedgwick County
Kansas, USA
Plot: Section A, Lot 11, Grave 6
 
Created by: Bill Pennington
Record added: Jan 30, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24270049
James Allison
Added by: Janet LaMotte
 
James Allison
Added by: Janet LaMotte
 
James Allison
Added by: Janet LaMotte
 
 
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- JUDY L.
 Added: Feb. 12, 2012
 
 
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