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Minnie Eliza Grover Allen
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Birth: Jun. 15, 1864
El Dorado County
California, USA
Death: Nov. 22, 1958
El Dorado County
California, USA

Mountain Democrat, 24 Feb 1900
"Allen-Grover at the Cary House, in Placerville, Feb. 21st 1900, by Rev. C. C. Pierce, William M. Allen of Fairplay and Miss Minnie E. Grover of Georgetown."

As Minnie Grover, she taught school at Fairplay, Mosquito and Coloma. After her marriage to Will Allen of Sloughhouse she and her husband operated the store at Fairplay, later bought the old family home at Bear Creek. In 1937 they moved to Georgetown where Mr. Allen died in 1938. Later, Mrs. Allen moved to her recent home on Bedford Avenue in Placerville; she died at a local hospital at the age of 94.
Survivors include a niece, Mrs. Ida Huffman of Santa Cruz; nephews Louis and Henry Grover of Placerville, William Melchour (hard to read may be spelled wrong) of Mosquito, Myron Grover of San Jose and Willie Grover of Stanford. 
Family links: 
  William Henry Grover (1826 - 1866)
  Nancy Scripture Benjamin (1834 - 1921)
  William Allen (1851 - 1938)*
  Walter Nevada Grover (1858 - 1928)*
  Harry Maurice Grover (1859 - 1936)*
  Orrin S. Grover (1862 - 1945)*
  Minnie Eliza Grover Allen (1864 - 1958)
  Clinton Elizur Benjamin (1872 - 1942)**
*Calculated relationship
Note: Cremation at East Lawn Crematory in Sacramento followed by funeral services in Memory Chapel.
Georgetown Pioneer Cemetery
El Dorado County
California, USA
Created by: Eileen
Record added: Aug 09, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95087351
Minnie Eliza <i>Grover</i> Allen
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