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 Martha <I>Blades</I> Allen

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Martha Blades Allen

  • Birth 8 May 1877 Callaway County, Missouri, USA
  • Death 27 Dec 1966 Missouri, USA
  • Burial Williamsburg, Callaway County, Missouri, USA
  • Memorial ID 36814503

On Jan. 9, 1907 in Callaway Co., Missouri, she married Charles Pleasant Allen Jr. They had one child, Elizabeth Allen Davis.

Obit - Fulton Sun-Gazette
Dec. 28, 1966
Mrs. Martha Allen
     Mrs. Martha Blades Allen of Fulton died at 2:55 a.m. Tuesday, at the Callaway Memorial Hospital. She had been a patient at the hospital the past five weeks.
     Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, at the Maupin Funeral Home, and interment will be in the Williamsburg Cemetery. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Carl Radford. Friends may call after 2 p.m. Wednesday.
     Mrs. Allen, who had made her home with her daughter, Mrs. Floyd Davis of Fulton, was born May 8, 1877 at Mineola, the daughter of Charles and Elizabeth Cowherd Blades. She was married to Charles Allen, January 9, 1907, and he preceded her in death in October 1924.
     Besides her daughter, she is survived by a granddaughter, MRs. Martha Ann Findlay of near Clevelandm Ohio, and a great grandson, Bryan Danial Findlay. Six brothers and sisters preceded her in death.
     She was a member of the Antioch Christian Church.

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  • Created by: Jo Herring
  • Added: 6 May 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 36814503
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Blades Allen (8 May 1877–27 Dec 1966), Find A Grave Memorial no. 36814503, citing Williamsburg Cemetery, Williamsburg, Callaway County, Missouri, USA ; Maintained by Jo Herring (contributor 46495492) .