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John Allen (1836 - 1869)

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John Allen
Born in Scotlandmap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 4 Mar 1867 in Fulton, Ohio, United Statesmap
Died in Fulton, Ohio, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 22 Jan 2020 | Created 21 Jan 2020
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John was born in 1836. His death record stated he was from Scotland.

John married Mary (Lobdell) Rawlings in 1867 when she was 16. Mary and John had two children:

  1. Mary Austres Allen, b. 1868, d. 1897, m. Arthur Sheldon Cleghorn (1865-1918)
  2. John James Allen, b. 1869, d. 1964, m. Anna Jane Frazier

He passed away in 1869 and was interred at Roos Cemetery, Lyons, Fulton County, Ohio, near Chesterfield.

Research Notes

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July 14, 1869
33 years, 3 m
9 ds

John A. Allen listed in the Lucas County, Ohio, Civil War era draft register may be this John. The individual was 27 as of 1 Jul 1863 and said to be serving in the 93rd Regiment, Ohio Volunteer Infantry. John A. Allen, Captain, 28, appears in the regiment's rolls in Company E. He resigned 27 Jul 1863.

His son, John James Allen, reported his father's place of birth as Scotland in the Census.


  • U.S., Civil War Draft Registrations Records, 1863-1865 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2010. Lucas County, Ohio. John A. Allen, 27.
  • "Ohio Marriages, 1800-1958", database, FamilySearch ( : 20 January 2020), John Allen, 1867.
  • "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 26 August 2019), John Allen and Mary Ann Lobdill, 04 Mar 1867; citing Marriage, Fulton County, Ohio, United States, vol3 p115 #341, Franklin County Genealogical & Historical Society, Columbus; FHL microfilm.
  • "Ohio, County Death Records, 1840-2001," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 9 March 2018), John Allen, 14 Jul 1869; citing Death, Chesterfield, Fulton, Ohio, United States, source ID v1 p7 ln1, County courthouses, Ohio; FHL microfilm 423,615.
  • "Find A Grave Index," database, FamilySearch ( : 26 July 2019), John Allen, 1869; Burial, Lyons, Fulton, Ohio, United States of America, Roos Cemetery; citing record ID 9434793, Find a Grave,
  • Elsie M. Rawlings. Genealogy of James Olmstead. Manuscript, 4 p. 1951. Local History Manuscripts, Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Library.
  • Walter Steesy email to Andrew Lisowski, 6 Jan 2020. Conveyed information provided by Sandy Burke: She [Mary Ann Lobdell] married (1) JOHN ALLEN on 4 Mar 1867 in Fulton Co., OH. He was born on 1 Apr 1836 in Scotland. He died on 14 Jul 1869 in Chesterfield Twp., Fulton Co., OH.

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