Allen Hoover served in the United States Civil War. Enlisted: Aug 28, 1861 Mustered out: Aug 27, 1862 Side: USA Regiment(s): 4th Regiment, Ohio Cavalry
While his parents moved to Indiana, Allen remained in Ohio for the 1860 census and a year later when he enlisted in the army on August 26th, 1861, under Captain John King in the 4th Regiment, Ohio Cavalry, Company H.
He was honorably discharged from the army on August 27th, 1862 due to an injury sustained in the line of duty on March 1st, 1862 near Cave City, Kentucky as well as typhoid fever contracted October 25th, 1861 at Camp Gurley, Ohio.
↑United States Census, 1860 Roll: M653_1013; Page: 18; Family History Library Film: 805013 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX34-7XG : 12 April 2016), Allen Hoover in household of John Hoover, Jackson, Montgomery, Ohio, United States; citing family 979, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
↑United States Census, 1880 database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MHMT-C6F : 14 August 2017), Allen Hoover, Concord, Elkhart, Indiana, United States; citing enumeration district ED 41, sheet 463A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0275; FHL microfilm 1,254,275 Roll: 275; Page: 463A; Enumeration District: 041
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Allen by comparing test results with other carriers of his Y-chromosome or his mother's mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known yDNA or mtDNA test-takers in his direct paternal or maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Allen: