Edgar Fiske Allen

Edgar Fiske Allen

Newton, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA
Death 20 Sep 1937 (aged 75)
Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
Burial Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA
Memorial ID 12618592 · View Source
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Social Reformer. A descendant of Ethan Allen, was the founder of what is today known as Easter Seals. He was an advocate for crippled children and was spurred into the health care field when his son was killed at the age of 18 due to the lack of emergency care in town.

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Known as "DADDY" to all friends of the crippled


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edgar Fiske Allen (8 May 1862–20 Sep 1937), Find a Grave Memorial no. 12618592, citing Ridgelawn Cemetery, Elyria, Lorain County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .