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Otis Chester Allen (1928 - 1957)

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Otis Chester (Chester) Allen
Born in South Carolina, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married before 1953 in South Carolina, United Statesmap [uncertain]
[children unknown]
Died in Richmond County, Georgia, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 4 Feb 2020 | Created 5 Mar 2018 | Last significant change: 4 Feb 2020
05:04: Karen (Ivey) Herndon edited the Marriage Data for Otis Chester Allen (1928-1957). [Thank Karen for this]
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The Birth and Death Dates are a rough estimate. See the text for details.



Chester was born in 1928 to Otis Haskell Allen and Eunice Sally Ivey. He was an only child.

  • Fact: Residence (1935) Same House, Aiken, South Carolina
  • Fact: Residence (1940) Langley Township, Aiken, South Carolina

He married before 1953 to Gladys Polly Poole, daughter of Mack Poole and Carrie Walden. He was about 24 years old in 1953. They had at least 2 children together.

Chester passed away in 1957 at the age of 29.


Obituary Media
News Article, Beech Island crash kills Jackson Man Media
FamilySearch PID: LB7X-11G
Find A Grave: Memorial #30530521 Headstone Photo: Yes


  • "United States Census, 1940," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 11 December 2019), Chester Allen in household of Otis Allen, Langley Township, Aiken, South Carolina, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) 2-22, sheet 2A, line 20, family 23, Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940, NARA digital publication T627. Records of the Bureau of the Census, 1790 - 2007, RG 29. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2012, roll 3783.
  • "Georgia Death Index, 1933-1998," database, FamilySearch ( : 24 December 2014), Otis C Allen, 25 Sep 1957; from "Georgia Deaths, 1919-98," database, Ancestry ( : 2001); citing Richmond, Georgia, certificate number 22645, Georgia Health Department, Office of Vital Records, Atlanta.
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 03 February 2020), memorial page for O. Chester Allen (1928–1957), Find A Grave Memorial no. 30530521, citing Pine Grove Cemetery, Bath, Aiken County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by KarinH. (contributor 48065432).

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Allen-31254 was created by Karen Ivey Herndon on 5 Mar 2018. See the Changes page for the details of edits by Karen and others.

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