William Joshua Allen

William Joshua Allen

Wilson County, Tennessee, USA
Death 26 Jan 1901 (aged 71)
Hot Springs, Garland County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA
Plot Section 7, Lot 140
Memorial ID 21263 · View Source
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US Congressman. He was elected to represent two different Illinois Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives during the Civil War, first representing the 9th District from 1862 to 1863, then the 13th District, serving from 1863 to 1865. He served as a Illinois delegate to the Democratic National Convention during every Presidential election from 1860 to 1888.

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  • Added: 12 Apr 2001
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for William Joshua Allen (9 Jun 1829–26 Jan 1901), Find a Grave Memorial no. 21263, citing Oak Ridge Cemetery, Springfield, Sangamon County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .