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William Franklin "Lovebird" Allen
Birth: Jan. 19, 1883
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Death: Jun. 14, 1946
Sussex County
Delaware, USA

U.S. Congressman. Employed as an agent and train dispatcher for the Pennsylvania Railroad Company (1902-22), he also was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1920 and served as school commissioner at Seaford, Delaware, (1920-1924). In addition, he began a real estate business, formed a business buying produce along the Delmarva Peninsula, plus founded the Allen Petroleum Corporation and the Allen Package Company, in 1926. He was a member of the Delaware State Senate, (1925-29). In 1937, he was elected as a Democrat to the Seventy-fifth Congress, serving until 1939. An unsuccessful candidate for reelection, he resumed his previous business interests until his death at age 63. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
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