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Corp James Clift Allen, Sr

Corp James Clift Allen, Sr

Barren County, Kentucky, USA
Death 4 May 1877 (aged 68–69)
Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Burial Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA
Memorial ID 7717322 · View Source
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His son with same name & military rank was interned at Fort Hill Cemetery, Cleveland, Bradley County, Tennessee.

First wife's name is not known and he had two children with her.

He married his second wife, Elizabeth Ann Gotcher, on May 22, 1846 in Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee and they had 9 children.

James C. Allen, Jr., Michael Allen, Henry Allen, Arvazeniah Allen, Ziveniah "Zerena" Allen, Nancy Allen, John Allen, William Allen and Temperance Jerrima "Mina" Allen.

James Allen Sr. was 54 years old when he and his son, James Allen Jr. enlisted in Co. H, 4th Tennessee Calvary, Union Army on August 5, 1863 at McMinnville, Tennessee. He was discharged on July 8, 1864 for disability, due to old age.

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  • Added: 28 Jul 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7717322
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Corp James Clift Allen, Sr (1808–4 May 1877), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7717322, citing Hancock Cemetery, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Debbie (contributor 46570228) .