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Mary Elizabeth Clark Allen

Wallington, Wayne County, New York, USA
Death 11 Apr 1893 (aged 60)
Homer, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Burial Albion, Calhoun County, Michigan, USA
Memorial ID 93904676 · View Source
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Married: Resa G Bartlett on 11/20/1849 Albion Mi
Married: James Snelgrove on 1855
Married: William T Allen on 1870


Siblings: Relief, Jonathan, William

Obituary Homer Index, Homer Michigan 1893

Mary E Allen, died April 11, 1893, at home in village. Maiden name Clark.
Born Walworth, Wayne Co Ny May 4,1843. [NOTE: THIS CAN NOT BE CORRECT, IF MARRIED RESA IN 1849..
Settled in Albion Twp,
Married RG Bartlett in 1850. He died 7 mos later, on his way to California. One son from this marriage survives.
In 1855 She married James Snelgrove of Albion and they had 3 children: 2 still alive, Mrs George Ackley and JE Snelgrove. James Snelgrove died 1863.
Third marriage to Willima T Allen in 1870 [he died 1888]. One child, Fred, survives,
Methodist Epis Church. Funeral at home, buried in Albion Mi.

1st...Married Resa G Bartlett[1823-1852] on 11/20/1850 Albion Mi.. He died 7 mos later on his way to California.
One son from this marriage survives.
NOTE: Dates do not match up with birth of child.

2nd...Married James [John]Snelgrove [1821]b-England M.. on 1855 and they had 3 children, 2 still alive. Mrs Ger Ackley and JE Snelgrove. James Snelgrove died 1863.

3rd...Married William P Allen [1832-1888] b.VT m.1870 ..One child, Fred, survives


1. Resa G Bartlett b. [9/4/1852-1930] m. lydia Rowley
....Children: Leona, Lucretta, Lela, Resa, Claude.

2. Mary Elizabeth Snelgrove. 1856-1938 m. Charles Benham.. m. George Ackley

3. Sarah Snelgrove 1859-1876

4. James Eugene Snelgrove 1858-1930 m- Sadie Wells[1856-1901] m Bessie Finley
....Children: Harry E Snelgrove [1893-1960] Buried Fairview Homer Mi. m. Mersa Adams

5. Fred Levi Allen [1871-1902]

Other Step Children: Per Fred's obit

6. William G Allen from Chicago


1880 Albion Michigan
SELF Wm. P. Allen M 48 Vermont,
WIFE Mary E. Allen F 48 New York,
SON Fred L. Allen M 8 Michigan,
Jas. E. Snellgrove M 20 Michigan, Step son
Emma Emory F 11 Canada
David Murry M 21 Michigan, United States

1860 Homer Calhoun Co Mi
James Snelgrove 39
Mary E Snelgrove 29
Rose A Snelgrove 7 Believe this should be Resa Bartlett census states female.
Mary E Snelgrove 4
James A Snelgrove 9m Twin
Sarah S Snelgrove 9m Twin

1850 Albion, Calhoun Co., Mi
Hubbard Clark M 62 Connecticut
Sarah Clark F 62 Vermont
Relief Clark F 23 New York
Mary E Clark F 18 New York
Jonathan Clark M 35 New York
Catharine Clark F 18 New York

Resa G. Bartlett
Groom's Birth Date: 1823
Groom's Birthplace: Albion, Michigan
Groom's Age: 27
Bride's Name: Mary Elizabeth Clark
Bride's Birth Date: 1830
Bride's Birthplace: Albion, Michigan
Bride's Age: 20
Marriage Date: 20 Nov 1850
Marriage Place: Albion, Calhoun, Michgan

Name: John Snellgrove
Death Date: 29 Oct 1885
Death Place: Burlington, Calhoun, Michigan
Age: 63
Birth Date: 1822
Birthplace: England
Occupation: Farmer
Marital Status: Married
Father's Name: William Snellgrove
Mother's Name: Anna Snellgrove
FAG # 12763720
NOTE: Not sure if this is her husband.*

Family Members

Gravesite Details Per Frank Passic: No record of her OR her husband W. T. Allen in the cemetery records as being buried at Riverside Cemetery





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