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Family Group Record: Anzonetta Biffle and Elbert Jeremiah Allen

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Information supplied by: Marilyn Allen Kelch and Jim Oldfield Jr

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   Elbert Jeremiah Allen
   Born: September 11, 1858 Place: Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas
   Married: January 30, 1880 Place: Gainsville, Cooke County, Texas
   Died: April 10, 1936 Place: Rocky Ford, Otero County, Colorado
   Parents: William Allen and Mary Ward

   Anzonetta Biffle  (aka Zoe)
   Born: January 11, 1864 Place: Waynesboro, Wayne County, Tennessee
   Died: ca. July 1930 Place: Lamar, Prowers County, Colorado (an alternate place is Las Animas County, Colorado, this is where she was buried)
   Parents: Nathan Fletcher Biffle and Nancy Louise Morris


1 Jesse Albert Allen
Sex Born: February 9, 1883 Place: Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas
M   Married: ca. 1910; Fern Amanda Wright Place: Prowers County, Colorado
   Died: August 7, 1950 Place: Kim, Otero County, Colorado

2 Pearl Minnie Allen
Sex Born: April 7, 1885 Place: Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas
F   Married: (1) Hugh Shover; (2) Jesse Johnston (1883-1971) Place:
   Died: March 1976 Place: Rifle, Garfield County, Colorado is listed as her last place of residence

3 Charles Elbert Allen
Sex Born: January 20, 1888 Place: Honey Grove, Fannin County, Texas
M   Married: after 1930?; Mame Warren Place:
   Died: August 23, 1980 Place: Apache Junction, Pinal County, Arizona (this may be his burial place; he may have died in Pagosa Spring, Colorado)

4 Anna Louise Allen
Sex Born: August 20, 1890 Place: Pryor, Mayes County, Oklahoma Indiana Territory
Married: Virgal Gourley Place:
   Died: January 29, 1935 Place: Okmulgee, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma

5 Henry Andrew Allen
Sex Born: December 23, 1894 Place: Pryor, Mayes County, Oklahoma
Married: (1) Alice Link; (2) Alice Dillard Place:
   Died: August 26, 1961 Place: Hasty, Prowers County, Colorado (an alternate death place may be McClave, Bent County, Colorado; he may be buried in Okmulgee, Okmulgee County, Oklahoma)

6 Frank Wilson Allen
Sex Born: January 31 or 11, 1897 Place: Texas
Married: 1915; Eugie Fullbright Place:
   Died: September 2, 1934 Place: Gallup, Santa Fe County, New Mexico; he may be buried in McClave, Bent County, Colorado

7 Mary Paralee Allen
Sex Born: January 16, 1900 Place: Pryor, Mayes County, Oklahoma
Married: April 17, 1918; Glen Hurd Place:
   Died: August 27, 1995 Place: Junction City, Lane County, Oregon

8 Melvin Fletcher Allen
Sex Born: August 27, 1902 Place: Pryor, Mayes County, Oklahoma
Married: March 27, 1928; Dawn Margurite Zumbrunnen (1907-1992) Place: Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado
   Died: June 8, 1993 Place: Fairbanks, Alaska; he may be buried in Las Animas, Bent County, Colorado

  • 1910 U.S. Census, Prowers County, Colorado, T624-123, p. 84
  • 1930 U.S. Census, Las Animas County, Colorado, T626-245, p. 4B, E.D. 63; Elbert and wife (listed as Mrs. Joe) are living with son Charles; in property next to son Melvin and wife, Dawn

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