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 Eliza Jane <I>Murray</I> Allen

Eliza Jane Murray Allen

McGirk, Moniteau County, Missouri, USA
Death 12 Dec 1935 (aged 76)
Nevada, Vernon County, Missouri, USA
Burial California, Moniteau County, Missouri, USA
Memorial ID 19452684 · View Source
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d/o Daniel Boone & Talitha Jane Hines Murray; Married Joel Riley Allen on May 20 1880; mother of Ada Belle 1880, Otto Lee 1882, and Birdella G 1884. Have not been able to confirm burial location for her father. Hopefully he is with wife Talitha in the HUME Cemetery in Bates Co MO.

Eliza is my gg-grandmother. If you are related, have more info, or have any kind of picture of her, I would love to hear from you.


Mrs Eliza Jane Murray Allen, 76, widow of the late Joel Riley Allen, died Dec 12 1935 at the state hospital at Nevada where she had lived for many years.

The remains were brought to California and funeral services were held at the Williams Funeral home at 10:30am Sunday, the Rev T M Macdonnell officiating. Burial was at the Sappington cemetery south of California.

Mrs Allen was the daughter of Telithia Jane and Daniel Boone Murray and was born near McGirk Nov 6, 1859. She was married to Mr Allen May 5 1879. He died several years ago.

Three children were born to Mr & Mrs Allen. They are Mrs Belle Crawford and Mrs Birdie Christian, south of California, and Otto Allen of Odessa. There are 12 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.

She is survived by 3 sisters and 3 brothers as follows: Mrs Tillie Frock, Mrs A M Parkes, Mrs Barbara Washburn, Will Murray, Lee Murray, and Tom Murray.

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  • Added: 20 May 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 19452684
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Eliza Jane Murray Allen (6 Nov 1859–12 Dec 1935), Find A Grave Memorial no. 19452684, citing Sappington Community Chapel Cemetery, California, Moniteau County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Deb (contributor 46791156) .