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Samuel L. Allen

  • Birth 18 Jan 1820 USA
  • Death 1887 Attala County, Mississippi, USA
  • Burial Unknown
  • Memorial ID 40099792

The actual grave of Samuel Allen is unknown.

I believe Samuel is buried in the Stump Bridge Cemetery,Attala County, a unmarked grave. In the Book a Place called Sallis reference unknown Allen. Others say could be Sallis cemetery, Attala County, Ms. unmarked grave.

Attala County,Ms, deed Bk.GG, p408,Dec 7,1889, deed of 2 acres of land in SE 1/2 of Section 1,Twp 13,range 4E to J.M. Colwell, H.D. Colwell and SAM ALLEN, Trustees of stump Bridge Baptist Church for the sum of one dollar and signed by John Due. Acknowledged before E.Carnes,J.P,Dec 10, 1889 at 2 1/2 o'clock, recorded Dec 10, 1889, by Thomas Land, Deputy Clerk.

Samuel Allen is thought to be the son of Edmund/Edmond Allen.

1st wife of Samuel Allen was Martha(unknown) from Georgia, she was born March 11, 1815 died January 11, 1876.Samuel & Martha came from Georgia to MS around 1854.
1870 census Samuel & Martha real estate was valued at $400 & personal property $300, Beat #4,Attala County, MS

Children of Samuel Allen & Martha:
Mary Lousia(Melissa) Born 18 Oct 1842 married William Jackson Sallis.Both are buried at Sallis Cemetery,Attala county MS
Mary Ann Born 1868
Eugenia Born 1869
Samuel Allen JR. Born 1872

Children of Samuel Allen & Jane Elizabeth Jenkins (2nd Wife):
Walter Allen
Purity Allen
John Howard Allen

Samuel has a brother William Allen buried at the Sallis Cemetery, Attala county, Ms.

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  • Created by: Buena Smith
  • Added: 31 Jul 2009
  • Find A Grave Memorial 40099792
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