David Allen
Susan Icenour
William Beecher
Julia Ann Carpenter
Wilson D. Allen
Almina Beecher
George Larman Allen


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1. Ida Floretta Conner

George Larman Allen 1 2 3

  • Born: 25 Feb 1858, East Fairfield, Columbiana, Ohio, USA 1 2 3
  • Marriage (1): Ida Floretta Conner on 30 Mar 1884 in , Miami, Indiana, United States
  • Died: 26 Jun 1942, Warren, Huntington, IN, USA at age 84 1 2
  • Buried: Chili, Miami, IN 1 2

   FamilySearch ID: LR4C-G9J.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. Census in 1860 in East Fairfield, Columbiana, OH, United States. 4 The 1860 census recorded in Fairfield Township the household headed by Gideon Shale, laborer, 23, living with the family of W. D. Allen, carpenter, 29, and his wife Almina, 29; Marietta H., 4; George Lorman, 2; and Julia A., 5 months old when the census was recorded on 14 Jul 1860. Everyone was born in Ohio except Almina in Pennsylvania. The post office was East Fairfield.

2. Census in 1870 in Jefferson Twp., Miami, IN. 5 The 1870 census recorded Wilson D. Allen, carpenter, 39, living with wife Almina, 39; Marietta F., 14; George L., 12; Julia, 10; William B., 8; Ulysses G., 6; and Emma A. 10 months old when the census was recorded on 12 Jul 1870. Everyone was born in Ohio except Almina in Pennsylvania, and Ulysses and Emma in Indiana. The post office was Center.

3. Census in 1880 in Saint George, Pottawatomie, KS, United States. 6 The 1880 census recorded Wilson D. Allen, carpenter, 48, living with wife Almina, 49; George, teacher, 22; William B., laborer, 18; Ulysses G., odd jobs, 16; Emma A., 10; Hattie M. 8; and Walter T., 5. Wilson and his parents, and George and William were born in Ohio. Almina and her parents were born in Pennsylvania. The others were born in Indiana.
A few houses later is Wilson's daughter, Flora, 22, living with her husband, Wm. Fortune, laborer, 23. William and his father were born in Virginia and his mother in Kentucky. Flora and her father were born in Ohio and mother in Pennsylvania.
Next to them is William's father, James Fortune, laborer, 62, and wife Mary, 59 with sons David, farmer, 27, and John, at home, 20. All and their parents were born in Virginia, except Mary and David in Kentucky.
Futher down this census page is Wilson Allen's newlywed daughter, Julia A., 20, living with her husband, Louis Smallwood, railroad employee, 20. She was born in Ohio and he in Missouri.

4. Residence: on 20 Feb 1899 in Pettysville, Miami, IN, United States. 7

5. Census in 1910 in North Manchester, Wabash, IN. 8 The 1910 census recorded Geo. L. Allen, employed as a farmer at a general farm, 52, living with wife Ida, 52; daughters Gayle, 18, and Marguerita, 14, and son Louis, 7. George and Ida were married for 26 years and she had birthed 4 children by 1910, all alive that year. George and his father were born in Ohio and his mother in Pennsylvania. Ida and her father were born in Indiana and mother in West Virginia. The children were born in Indiana.

6. Obituary: The Kokomo Tribune: obituary of George L. Allen on 27 Jun 1942 in Kokomo, Howard, IN. 9 George L. Allen, 84, a resident the Roann community for 60 years, died of paralysis today in the Methodist Home at Warren. Funeral services will be conducted 2 o'clock Sunday afternoon in the Grandstaff funeral home at Roann. The Rev. C. F. Golden, pastor Denver Baptist church, win officiate, assisted by the Rev. Robert Collins, pastor of Roann Methodist church. Interment will be in Chili cemetery.
Survivors Include four children, Mrs. Ed Keirn, of Peru; Mrs. Smith, of Chill; Mrs. Dan Enright, of Glendale, Calif., and Louis W. Allen, of Madison, Wis. Surviving also are a brother, Grant Allen, of Denver. Colo., 11 grandchildren two great-grandchildren.
Mr. Allen formerly served rural schools in the north part of Miami county as a teacher. His wife died last winter. He was a member of Roann Methodist church.

George married Ida Floretta Conner on 30 Mar 1884 in , Miami, Indiana, United States. (Ida Floretta Conner was born on 2 Sep 1858 in Richland Twp., Miami, IN,10 died on 14 Dec 1941 in , Huntington, IN 10 and was buried in Chili: Chili Cemetery, Miami, IN 10.)


1 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/64338499.

2 Ancestry.com, "Indiana, U.S., Death Certificates, 1899-2017," Certificate 17772 George Allen b. 25 Feb 1853 d. 26 Jun 1942 father Wilson Allen mother Almina Beecher spouse Ida F. Allen deceased.

3 Wilson D. Allen, "Wilson Family Bible" (Photographs of Wilson Family Bible provided by Susan L. Allen Owens).

4 1860 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MCGR-YTX W. D. Allen Fairfield Township, Columbiana, OH.

5 1870 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX63-3RR Willson D. Allen Miami, IN.

6 1880 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MF5N-MBJ Wilson D. Allen, St George KS.

7 "Larned Chronoscope (Larned, KS)," 24 Feb 1899, page 3. Obituary of Wilson D. Allen.

8 1910 United States Census, https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MKRW-PWT Geo L. Allen North Manchester, Wabash, Indiana.

9 Kokomo Tribune (Kokomo, IN), 27 Jun 1942, page 7. Obituary of George L. Allen.

10 Find A Grave, https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/64338498.

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