Indiana McCaslins

Marion Francis AllenAge: 64 years19001964

Name
Marion Francis Allen
Birth January 22, 1900 46 38
Note: Also given as Armada, Crawford, Arkansas on Marion's WWI Draft Information Card.
Death of a fatherJames Gregory Allen
August 19, 1909 (Age 9 years)
Census 1910 (Age 9 years)
Census 1920 (Age 19 years)
Birth of a daughter
#1
Dora Louise Allen
December 1, 1923 (Age 23 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Death of a daughterDora Louise Allen
January 11, 1924 (Age 23 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a daughterDora Louise Allen
after January 11, 1924 (Age 23 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Freedom Cemetery
Death of a motherArminda Elizabeth Spenser
November 18, 1924 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a son
#2
Francis Sherman (Frank) Allen
March 7, 1925 (Age 25 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Census 1930 (Age 29 years)
Death of a wifeCallie Evaline Lane
March 27, 1931 (Age 31 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Death date given as 28 Mar 1931 in the Arkansas Death Index.
Burial of a wifeCallie Evaline Lane
after March 27, 1931 (Age 31 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Freedom Cemetery.
Death of a brotherJames Jeremiah (Jerry Marr) Allen
August 2, 1949 (Age 49 years)

Source: Find a Grave
Burial of a brotherJames Jeremiah (Jerry Marr) Allen
after August 2, 1949 (Age 49 years)
Source: Find a Grave
Note: Freedom Cemetery
Death of a brotherHenry Columbus Allen
November 9, 1963 (Age 63 years)
Death March 27, 1964 (Age 64 years)
Burial March 30, 1964 (3 days after death)
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elder sister
16 months
elder sister
12 years
elder brother
5 years
elder sister
4 years
himself
-10 months
elder brother
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himself
wife
daughter
15 months
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Birth
Also given as Armada, Crawford, Arkansas on Marion's WWI Draft Information Card.
Shared note
In the 1910 US Federal Census for Cove City, Crawford, Arkansas, 47-year-old Arkansas-born windowed Minda [sic] Allen has born 12 children, eight are living. She is head of a household which contains her youngest Arkansas-born children, 14-year-old Toney, 10-year-old Marion, 8-year-old Lewis [sic Henry?], and 18-year-old Jerry. Minda is recorded as a "farm operator". Jerry is a teamster at a sawmill. Everyone can read write and speak English. Toney, Marion and Lewis have attended school in the past year. On 12 Sep 1918, when 18-year-old Marion Francis Allen registers for the WWI Draft, he states that he was born 22 Jan 1900 in Armada, Crawford, Arkansas, that he is white and a native born citizen. He is farming in Armada, Craford, Arkansas and his nearest relative is his mother Minda Kimes, also of Armada, Crawford, Arkansas. His description is short and stout, with light brown eyes and dark brown hair. In the 1920 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 58-year-old Arkansas-born widow Minda Kimes has in her household two of her Arkansas-born sons Marion Allen Kimes [sic] and Henry Allen Kimes [sic]. Minda and Marion are listed as farmers and Henry as a farm laborer. Minda's father was born in Tennessee and her mother in United States. Marion and Henry's parents were born in Arkansas. In the 1930 US Federal Census for Upper, Crawford, Arkansas, 31-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Marion F and his 28-year-old [sic] Arkansas-born wife Callie were married when he was 21- and she was -18 years old [sic this would imply that they were married in 1920 which is incorrect as they were married in 1922]. They have in their household their Arkansas-born children, 5-year-old Francis S, 3-year 8-month old [?] Robert C and 3-month old Flossie E. Marion and Callie can read, write and speak English. Marion is farming land he owns and has worked on the last regularly scheduled work day. He has not served in the military. Marion's father was born in Georgia and his mother in Texas. Everyone else's parents were born in Arkansas. On 2 Mar 1949, 40-year-old unemployed Marion Francis Allen applied for his Social Security Number. He states that he is living in Chester, Crawford, Arkansas, that he was born in that place on 22 Jan 1900. His parent's are Jim Allen and Armenda [sic] Elizabeth Spencer. His wife's maiden name was Evelyn Allen. He has not filled out a Social Security application before this date. He signs his name Marion Francis Allen. Sixty-four year old Marion F Allen, born 22 Jan 1901 in Arkansas, died on 27 Mar 1964 in Lassen County California. His mother's maiden name was recorded as Spencer.