Indiana McCaslins

Vesta Blanche AllenAge: 85 years19101995

Name
Vesta Blanche Allen
Married name
Vesta Blanche Blehm
Birth January 18, 1910 29 25
Note: Calculated from age when the Census was taken.
Census 1910
Birth of a sisterWillie Jewell Allen
December 1, 1911 (Age 22 months)
Birth of a brotherRoy Byron Allen
September 25, 1914 (Age 4 years)
Birth of a brotherMitchell Harold Allen
March 18, 1917 (Age 7 years)
Death of a motherMollie (Mary A) Medlock (Matlock)
November 24, 1917 (Age 7 years)

Burial of a motherMollie (Mary A) Medlock (Matlock)
after November 24, 1917 (Age 7 years)
Note: DeRoche Cemetery (Find A Grave Memorial# 5320689)
Census 1920 (Age 9 years)
MarriageIrvin BlehmView this family
about 1935 (Age 24 years)

Death of a fatherSamuel Washington Allen
July 12, 1950 (Age 40 years)
Burial of a fatherSamuel Washington Allen
after July 12, 1950 (Age 40 years)
Note: Lowe Cemetery
Death of a brotherClaude Henry (Henry C) Allen
April 1973 (Age 63 years)
Death of a brotherMitchell Harold Allen
October 28, 1981 (Age 71 years)
Death of a brotherRoy Byron Allen
September 30, 1988 (Age 78 years)
Death of a husbandIrvin Blehm
August 1995 (on the date of death)
Death August 1995 (Age 85 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: December 4, 1898, Clark, Arkansas
3 years
elder sister
Clara Mae Allen
Birth: October 3, 1901 21 17Clarksville, Red River, Texas
Death: February 28, 2002Arkadelphia, Clark, Arkansas
2 years
elder brother
22 months
elder sister
Effie Lee Allen
Birth: September 8, 1905 25 21Arkansas
Death: December 3, 2001Hot Springs National Park, Garland, Arkansas
2 years
elder brother
23 months
herself
22 months
younger sister
3 years
younger brother
Roy Byron Allen
Birth: September 25, 1914 34 30Arkansas
Death: September 30, 1988Arkadelphia, Clark, Arkansas
3 years
younger brother
Mitchell Harold Allen
Birth: March 18, 1917 37 33Arkansas
Death: October 28, 1981Bristow, Creek, Oklahoma
Father’s family with Charlotte Ione Moncrief (Muncrief) - View this family
father
step-mother
half-brother
Private
Family with Irvin Blehm - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: about 1935

Birth1910 Federal Census
BirthUS Social Security Death Index
Census1910 Federal Census
Census1920 US Federal Census
DeathUS Social Security Death Index
Birth

Calculated from age when the Census was taken.

Shared note

In the 1910 US Federal Census for Bismark, Hot Springs, Arkansas, 30-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Samuel W and his 26-year-old Arkansas-born farm laborer wife Mollie [Medlock] Allen have been married eleven years and have had five children, all are living. These chidren are 8-year-old Clorrah [sic], 6-year-old Claude, 4-year-old Effie, 2-year-old Rush and 3-month old Blanch [sic]. Clorrah was born in Texas, but the other children were born in Arkansas. Samuel and Mollie can read and write. Clorrah and Claude have attended school in the past year. Samuel's father was born in Arkansas and his mother in North Carolina; Mollie's father was born in Tennessee and her mother in Arkansas; the children's parents were born in Arkansas.

In the 1920 US Federal Census for Missouri, Nevada, Arkansas, 39-year-old Arkansas-born farmer Sam W and his 29-year-old Arkansas-born second wife Charlotte I [Moncrief] Allen have in their household his children by his first wife Mollie [Medlock] Allen, 18-year-old Clara, 16-year-old farm laborer Henry C, 14-year-old Effie L, 11-year-old Rush C, 10-year-old Vesta B, 8-year-old Willie J, 6-year-old Roy B and 2-year 10-month old Mitchel [sic], and their son, 7-month old Lester. All the children were born in Arkansas, except Clara who was born in Texas. Everyone except Roy, Mitchell and Lester can read, write and speak English. All the children except Roy, Mitchel and Lester have attended school in the past year. Sam is farming rented land. Sam's father was born in the United States [sic] and his mother in North Carolina; Charlotte's father was born in Mississippi and her mother in Indiana; Clara, Henry, Effie L, Rush C, Vesta B, Willie J, Roy B and Mitchell's father was born in Arkansas and their mother in Tennessee [sic]; Lester's parents were born in Arkansas.