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Isaac Allen (1842 - 1862)

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Isaac Allen
Born in Morgan, Indiana, United Statesmap
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Died in Crab Orchard, Lincoln, Kentucky, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 9 Feb 2020 | Created 20 Oct 2019 | Last significant change: 9 Feb 2020
23:54: Pam k. edited the Status Indicators for Isaac Allen (1842-1862). [Thank Pam for this]
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Isaac was born in 1842. He was the son of Charles Allen and Sarah Jones. He passed away in 1862.


Biographical Sources

"Family Records of Births, Marriages and Deaths" by Lavina Allen, 1768-1895 (Hendricks County, Indiana; privately held by Elizabeth J. Ernst, Fredericksburg, VA)

Military Service

Mooresville Public Library

Isaac Allen died 10 Jan 1862 in Crab Orchard, Lincoln County, Kentucky, Age 19 years, 6 months and 22 days. Son of Charles and Sarah Jones Allen. He was a Quaker and a Civil War soldier: Co. A, 33rd Regt. Cemetery: West Union. Source Information: Cemetery index/Friends Records Mooresville Public Library, Mooresville, Indiana.

Indiana Digital Archives, Civil War Military Record of Isaac Allen

Indiana Digital Archives, Civil War Military Record of Isaac Allen. Isaac Allen, Age: 19. Enrolled: 1861/08/30, Indianapolis, Indiana. Indiana Regiment 33, Company A. Discharged: 1862/01/10. Notes: Died Crab Orchard KY of Fever. Occupation: Farmer. Cavalry/ Battery Unit Reference Number: CIV002477. Indiana Digital Archives Accession Number: 1938001. Image Source:

National Park Service Civil War Record for Isaac Allen

Isaac Allen, Private; 33rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry, SIDE: Union, COMPANY: A. M540 ROLL 1.

National Park Service Civil War Battle Unit Details

UNION INDIANA VOLUNTEERS: 33rd Regiment, Indiana Infantry OVERVIEW: Organized at Indianapolis and mustered in September 16, 1861. Moved to Louisville, Ky., September 28, thence to Camp Dick Robinson, Ky., and duty there till October 13. Attached to Thomas' Command, Army of the Ohio, to November, 1861. 1st Brigade, Army of the Ohio, to December, 1861. 1st Brigade, 1st Division, Army of Ohio, to February, 1862. 27th Brigade, 7th Division, Army of the Ohio, to October, 1862. 1st Brigade, 3rd Division, Army of Kentucky, Dept. of Ohio, to February, 1863. Coburn's Brigade, Baird's Division, Army of Kentucky, Dept. of the Cumberland, to June, 1863. 3rd Brigade, 1st Division, Reserve Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to October, 1863. Coburn's Brigade, Post of Murfreesboro, Tenn., Dept. of the Cumberland, to January, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 1st Division, 11th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to April, 1864. 2nd Brigade, 3rd Division, 20th Army Corps, Army of the Cumberland, to July, 1865. SERVICE: Moved to Camp Wild Cat, Ky., October 13, 1861. Action at Camp Wild Cat, Rockcastle Hills, October 21. At Crab Orchard, Ky., November 15, 1861, to January 3, 1862. Operations about Mill Springs, Somerset, Ky., December 1-13, 1861. At Lexington, Ky., January 3 to April 11, 1862. Cumberland Gap Campaign March 28-June 18. Occupation of Cumberland Gap June 18 to September 17. Retreat to the Ohio River September 17-October 3. Duty at Covington, Lexington, Nicholasville and Danville, Ky., till January 26, 1863. Moved to Louisville, Ky., thence to Nashville, Tenn., January 26-February 7. Moved to Franklin February 21. Action at Franklin March 4. Battle of Thompson's Station March 4-5. Most of Regiment captured by Van Dorn's forces nearly 18,000 strong. Exchanged May 5, 1863. Brentwood March 25 (Detachment). Middle Tennessee or Tullahoma Campaign June 23-July 7. Duty at Guy's Gap and Murfreesboro till September 5. At Manchester, Estill Springs, Cowan, Dechard, Tracy City, Christiana City and along Nashville & Chattanooga R. R. till April, 1864. Regiment re-enlisted at Christiana City, January, 1864. On Veteran furlough February and March. Atlanta Campaign May 1-September 8. Demonstrations on Rocky Faced Ridge May 8-11. Battle of Resaca May 14-15. Cassville May 19. Advance on Dallas May 22-25. New Hope Church May 25. Operations on line of Pumpkin Vine Creek and battles about Dallas, New Hope Church and Allatoona Hills May 25-June 5. Operations about Marietta and against Kenesaw Mountain June 10-July 2. Pine Hill June 11-14. Lost Mountain June 15-17. Gilgal or Golgotha Church June 15. Muddy Creek June 17. Noyes Creek June 19. Kolb's Farm June 22. Assault on Kenesaw June 27. Ruff's Station, Smyrna Camp Ground, July 4. Chattahoochie River July 5-17. Peach Tree Creek July 19-20. Siege of Atlanta July 22-August 25. Operations at Chattahoochie River Bridge August 26-September 2. Occupation of Atlanta September 2-November 15. McDonough Road near Atlanta November 6. March to the sea November 15-December 10. Siege of Savannah December 10-21. Campaign of the Carolinas January to April, 1865. Lawtonville, S. C., February 2. Fayetteville, N. C., March 11. Averysboro March 16. Battle of Bentonville March 19-21. Occupation of Goldsboro March 24. Advance on Raleigh April 10-14. Occupation of Raleigh April 14. Bennett's House April 26. Surrender of Johnston and his army. March to Washington, D. C., via Richmond, Va., April 29-May 20. Grand Review May 24. Ordered to Louisville, Ky., June, and duty there till July 21. Mustered out July 21, 1865. Regiment lost during service 4 Officers and 112 Enlisted men killed and mortally wounded and 2 Officers and 180 Enlisted men by disease. Total 298.


Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed 9 February 2020), memorial page for Isaac Allen (18 Jun 1842–10 Jan 1862), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65482876, citing West Union Cemetery, Monrovia, Morgan County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by KEW (contributor 46998261) .

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