The Dansville Express Dansville, Livingston County, New York. Friday, October 29, 1926
Harrison E. Allen
Harrison E. Allen, 85, a former business man of Springwater, died unexpectedly at Springwater Monday. For many years he served as postmaster and was one of the firm of Allen & Whitbeck, who conducted a general store for fifty years.
Mr. Allen was a veteran of the Civil War, having enlisted in 1862 with the First New York Dragoons. He was promoted to sargeant and was captured by the enemy and exchanged. He was Commander of the W. B. Hazen Post, G. A. R., of Springwater.
He leaves one son, Dr. Harrison Allen, of Endicott, N. Y.; one daughter in law, Mrs. Rita H. Allen and two grandchildren, Harrison Allen of Utica and Catherine Allen of Springwater.
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed 13 February 2020), memorial page for Sgt Harrison E. Allen (Aug 1841–25 Oct 1926), Find A Grave Memorial no. 114499658, citing Mount Vernon Evergreen Cemetery, Springwater, Livingston County, New York, USA ; Maintained by Butterfly~Kisses (contributor 46994799) .
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