Franklin A. Allen

Male 1844 - 1942  (98 years)


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  • Name Franklin A. Allen  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 6 Jun 1844  Maumee, Lucas, Ohio, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Died 24 Nov 1942  Phoenix, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Phoenix, Oswego County, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I8145  Stewartsnydotcom
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 

    Father John Allen 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Hattie Allen 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F1278  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Sarah Adelia Horr,   b. Apr 1854, Herkimer, Herkimer, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1928, Phoenix, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1865 
    Children 
    Married: 1x1. Albert Franklin Allen,   b. 25 May 1876, Phoenix, Oswego, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1948, Phoenix, Oswego, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [unknown]
    Married: 1x2. George R. Allen,   b. 1881, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1962, Newark, New Jersey Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)  [natural]
     3. Martin Allen,   b. 18 Jul 1878, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1958  (Age 80 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x4. Maud Allen,   b. 20 Feb 1883, Phoenix, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1958, Phoenix, New York Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)  [unknown]
    Married: 3x5. Mildred Louise Allen,   b. Jul 1888, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1959, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years)  [natural]
    Married: 1x6. William Charles Allen,   b. Apr 1874, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1916, New York, United States Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 41 years)  [unknown]
    Married: 1x7. Howard A. Allen,   b. 4 Apr 1898,   d. 20 Jan 1951  (Age 52 years)  [natural]
     8. Susie Dab Allen  [natural]
     9. Hattie Dab Allen  [natural]
     10. Grace Dab Allen  [natural]
     11. Jeenie Dab Allen  [natural]
     12. Van Dab Allen  [natural]
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2019 
    Family ID F28053  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Newspaper Article - Wednesday, May 21, 1941 Oswego Palladium Times - Phoenix Man, 97, Six Generations Of Family Living - Franklyn Allen to Observe Birthday, June 6, has 100 Descendents - Phoenix, May 21 - Franklyn Allen of McKoon street, who will observe his 97th birthday June 6, is in excellent health and is looking forward to his 100th birthday. Retired for nearly 20 years, he still takes an active interest in hunting and fishing, his favorite sports, and in reading, which he does continuously without the aid of glasses. His hearing is good and his health excellent. He can't remember the names of all his descendants but there are more than 100 sons and daughters, grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and great great great grandchildren. He can trace six living generations. He resides with his son, Martin, and grandson, Henry Allen and family. His other living children are Frank. J. of Fulton. Mrs. Mildred Richardson of Phoenix, Mrs. Maude Loura of Oak, Orchard and George of Phoenix. There were originally 14 children but nine have died. A native of Naumee City, O., Mr. Allen has resided in Phoenix some 70 years. for a short time he resided in Adrian, Mich. For 26 years he was employed in the lighting station in Phoenix and after retiring there he went farming for 20 years. He remembers casting his first vort for Abraham Lincoln. He expects to come down to Fulton in a few days and spend several weeks with his son, Frank, and get in a little fishing in Tannery Creek. In former years he used to fish in the lake from a boat but has been forbidden by his children to use a boat. In the fall he will probably return to Madison county for his annual hunting trip. He also enjoys to ride in an automobile.

      Newspaper Obituary - November 24, 1942 Syracuse Journal - Phoenix, Nov. 24.-Franklin Allen, 98, oldest resident of Phoenix, died yesterday afternoon at his home. Born June 6, 1844, In Maumee, O., Mr. Allen came to Phoenix when he was 24 years old and had since lived his life In this village. He was a stone mason by trade, but had been employed 36 years by the Phoenix Light & Power Company. He was a member of the Phoenix Congregational Church and was the last living man to have helped erect the church building in 1876. Active until his recent Illness, Mr. Allen was an ardent hunter and had until a few years ago made yearly hunting trips each fall. He is survived by three sons, Frank of Fulton, Merton and George Allan of Phoenix; two daughters, Mrs. Maude Laura of Clay and Mrs. Mildred Richardson of Phoenix; 27 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 P. M. Wednesday at the Allanson funeral home. Burial will be in Phoenix Rural Cemetery.

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    7. [S1300] 1880 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Year: 1880; Census Place: Phoenix, Oswego, New York; Roll: 915; Family History Film: 1254915; Page: 139A; Enumeration District: 266; Image: 0279.