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Allen, J.

ALLEN (Soundex A450) — See also ALENE, ALIEN, ALIENE, ALINE, ALLAN, ALLE, ALLEINE, ALLEN-WUNSCHL, ALLENDE, ALLENDER, ALLENE, ALLER, ALLEYNE, ALLIN, ALLYN, ALLYNE, ALYNE, ANNELL, BALLEN, CALLEN, CHALLEN, DEALLEN, EHLEN, ELLEN, ELNA, FITZALLEN, GALLEN, HALLEN, KILGALLEN, LANE, LANNE, LEAN, LEANN, LEEANN, LENA, LENNA, LEWALLEN, LUALLEN, MCALLEN, MCCALLEN, MCCLALLEN, MCLALLEN, NALE, NALLE, NEAL, NEALL, NELLA, OLLEN, SALLEN, SCALLEN, VALLEN, VANALLEN, WALLEN, WHALLEN, WILSON-ALLEN.

  Allen, J. Allison — Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Arkansas, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. B. — of Texas City, Galveston County, Tex. Candidate for mayor of Texas City, Tex., 1962. Still living as of 1962.
  Allen, J. C. — of Poplar Bluff, Butler County, Mo. Democrat. Mayor of Poplar Bluff, Mo., 1963-65. Still living as of 1965.
  Allen, J. D. — of Mower County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1879-82. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Allen, J. D. — of Butler, Bates County, Mo. Postmaster at Butler, Mo., 1895. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. D. — of Cowgill, Caldwell County, Mo. Democrat. Chair of Caldwell County Democratic Party, 1903. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. E. — of Laurens, Pocahontas County, Iowa. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Iowa, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Mrs. J. E. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Missouri, 1932. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. Embry See Jacob Embry Allen
  Allen, J. Guernsey — of Moravia, Cayuga County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Cayuga County 2nd District, 1905-06. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. H. — of South Carolina. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from South Carolina, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. H. See John Howard Allen
  Allen, J. H. — of Miami Springs, Dade County (now Miami-Dade County), Fla. Mayor of Miami Springs, Fla., 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Allen, J. Kirk — of Alliance, Stark County, Ohio. Republican. Postmaster at Alliance, Ohio, 1881-89. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. Lewis — Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 47th District, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. M. — of Titusville, Crawford County, Pa. Burgess of Titusville, Pennsylvania, 1854. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. M. — of Athens County, Ohio. Republican. Member of Ohio state house of representatives from Athens County; elected 1897. Burial location unknown.
J. P. Allen Allen, J. P. — of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma County, Okla. Mayor of Oklahoma City, Okla., 1897-99. Burial location unknown.
  Image source: City of Oklahoma City
  Allen, J. R. — of Talking Rock, Pickens County, Ga. Member of Georgia state senate 41st District, 1902-03. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, J. R. — of Columbus, Muscogee County, Ga. Mayor of Columbus, Ga., 1969-73. Still living as of 1973.
  Allen, J. R. — of Fortson, Muscogee County, Ga. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Georgia, 1972; Presidential Elector for Georgia, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Allen, J. S. — of Rice County, Minn. Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 18, 1875. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Allen, J. S. — of Van Buren, Carter County, Mo. Democrat. Member of Missouri state house of representatives from Carter County; elected 1964. Still living as of 1964.
  Allen, J. Weston See John Weston Allen
  Allen, Jack — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008; candidate in primary for Montana state house of representatives 20th District, 2010. Still living as of 2010.
  Allen, Jacob Embry (1868-1919) — also known as J. Embry Allen — of Fayette County, Ky. Born December 31, 1868. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Kentucky state senate 27th District, 1900-06. Died in Fayette County, Ky., May 22, 1919 (age 50 years, 142 days). Interment at Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, Ky.
  Relatives: Son of Benjamin R. Allen (1840?-?).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, Jacque — of Wichita Falls, Wichita County, Tex. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Allen, James — of Montgomery County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Montgomery County, 1809-10. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James — of Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethlehem, 1836. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state senate, 1837-43. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James — of Schenectady County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Schenectady County, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state senate 11th District, 1908, 1910. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James — of Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, Calif.; Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1960, 1964 (alternate). Still living as of 1964.
  Allen, James — also known as Jitter Allen — of Martin, Floyd County, Ky. Democrat. Member of Kentucky state house of representatives 95th District, 1976-79; defeated in primary, 1973. Still living as of 1979.
  Allen, James A. — of Nebraska. Member Nebraska territorial council, 1857. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James A. — Candidate for Justice of New York Supreme Court 8th District, 1896. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James A. (b. 1871) — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Born in Chenaultt, Breckinridge County, Ky., June 1, 1871. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from New York County 9th District, 1902; defeated (Republican), 1903; Republican candidate for New York state senate 16th District, 1905; Independence League candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1908; Independence League candidate for judge of New York Court of Appeals, 1910. Disciples of Christ. Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of A. S. Allen and Letitia (Gilliland) Allen; married, October 31, 1900, to Lula Pearl Jeffers.
  Allen, James A. — of Chanute, Neosho County, Kan. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Kansas, 1940 (member, Committee on Rules and Order of Business). Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James B. (1875-1919) — of Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo. Born in Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., January 13, 1875. Democrat. Insurance business; candidate for Missouri state house of representatives from Jackson County 6th District, 1909. Died, from bronchial pneumonia due to influenza, in Bonaventure Hotel, Kansas City, Jackson County, Mo., February 15, 1919 (age 44 years, 33 days). Interment at Elmwood Cemetery, Kansas City, Mo.
  Relatives: Son of Abraham Workman Allen (1846-1909) and Martha (Campbell) Allen.
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, James Browning (1912-1978) — also known as James B. Allen; Jim Allen — of Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala. Born in Gadsden, Etowah County, Ala., December 28, 1912. Democrat. Lawyer; member of Alabama state house of representatives, 1939-43; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; member of Alabama state senate, 1947-51; Lieutenant Governor of Alabama, 1951-55, 1963-67; delegate to Democratic National Convention from Alabama, 1952 (member, Credentials Committee); U.S. Senator from Alabama, 1969-78; died in office 1978. Church of Christ. Died in Gulf Shores, Baldwin County, Ala., June 1, 1978 (age 65 years, 155 days). Interment at Forrest Cemetery, Gadsden, Ala.
  Relatives: Son of George Columbus Allen (1871-1937) and Mary Ethel (Browning) Allen; married, March 16, 1940, to Marjorie Jo Stephens (died 1956); married, August 7, 1964, to Maryon Pittman Mullins (1925-2018).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — NNDB dossier — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, James C. — of Oakland County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 6th Circuit, 1959. Still living as of 1959.
  Allen, James C. S. (1858-1945) — of East Windsor, Hartford County, Conn. Born July 20, 1858. Democrat. Candidate for Connecticut state house of representatives from East Windsor, 1924. Died May 15, 1945 (age 86 years, 299 days). Interment at Springdale Cemetery, East Windsor, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of Margaret Ann (Phelps) Allen (1814-1876) and James Harvey Allen (1818-1911).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, James Cameron (1822-1912) — also known as James C. Allen — of Palestine, Crawford County, Ill.; Olney, Richland County, Ill. Born in Shelby County, Ky., January 29, 1822. Democrat. Member of Illinois state house of representatives, 1850-51; U.S. Representative from Illinois, 1853-56, 1856-57, 1863-65 (7th District 1853-56, 1856-57, at-large 1863-65); defeated, 1864; candidate for Governor of Illinois, 1860; circuit judge in Illinois, 1861-63, 1873-79; delegate to Illinois state constitutional convention 11th District, 1869-70; postmaster at Olney, Ill., 1886-89. Died in Olney, Richland County, Ill., January 30, 1912 (age 90 years, 1 days). Interment at Olney Cemetery, Olney, Ill.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, James Clapp (1863-1954) — also known as James C. Allen — of Clinton Corners, Dutchess County, N.Y. Born in Salt Point, Dutchess County, N.Y., 1863. Republican. Farmer; member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 1st District, 1915-18. Died, in the Stickler Nursing Home, Poughkeepsie, Dutchess County, N.Y., November 26, 1954 (age about 91 years). Interment at Upton Lake Cemetery, Clinton Corners, N.Y.
  Relatives: Son of James M. Allen and Mary (Clapp) Allen; married, May 23, 1886, to Anna E. Tousey (1863-1955).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, James D. — of Mouth of Ohio (now Cairo), Alexander County, Ill. Democrat. Postmaster at Mouth of Ohio, Ill., 1839. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James E. — of Bethlehem, Litchfield County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from Bethlehem; defeated, 1902; elected 1908. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James Edward (b. 1930) — also known as James E. Allen — of Salyersville, Magoffin County, Ky. Born in Salyersville, Magoffin County, Ky., April 2, 1930. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Kentucky, 1972. Baptist. Member, Freemasons. Still living as of 1973.
  Relatives: Son of Alexander Hamilton Allen and Thelma (Flint) Allen; married 1960 to Beulah Taulbee.
  Allen, James F. — of Clarksburg, Harrison County, W.Va. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from West Virginia, 1948. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James H. — of Boone County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Boone County, 1893, 1903-04, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James H. — of Erie County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for New York state assembly from Erie County 8th District, 1911; Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 41st District, 1912. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James L. — of Covington, Fountain County, Ind. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from Indiana, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James M. — of Greenville Court House (now Greenville), Greenville County, S.C. Republican. Postmaster at Greenville Court House, S.C., 1866-74; delegate to South Carolina state constitutional convention from Greenville County, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James M. — of Sussex County, Del. Member of Delaware state house of representatives from Sussex County 3rd District, 1913-14. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James M. — of Yreka, Siskiyou County, Calif. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from California, 1928. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James M. — of Decatur, Macon County, Ill. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Illinois, 1928 (alternate), 1932; delegate to Illinois convention to ratify 21st amendment, 1933; postmaster at Decatur, Ill., 1934-49. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James P. — of Detroit, Wayne County, Mich. Republican. Candidate for Michigan state house of representatives from Wayne County 11th District, 1956, 1958; candidate in primary for delegate to Michigan state constitutional convention from Wayne County 11th District, 1961. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James P. — of Tinton Falls, Monmouth County, N.J. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New Jersey, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Allen, James S. — of Queens County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Queens County 2nd District, 1886. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James S. — of East Branch, Delaware County, N.Y. Republican. Member of New York state assembly from Delaware County, 1917. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James Sidney — of Brockton, Plymouth County, Mass. Republican. Member of Massachusetts state house of representatives Tenth Plymouth District, 1905. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James T. — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Postmaster at Ann Arbor, Mich., 1830-33. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, James W., Jr. — of Bowie, Prince George's County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1996. Still living as of 1996.
  Allen, Jane Grey — of Manhattan, New York County, N.Y. Socialist. Candidate for New York state assembly from New York County 5th District, 1922. Female. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Janet E. — of Chapel Hill, Orange County, N.C. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from North Carolina, 1996. Female. Still living as of 1996.
  Allen, Janice G. — of North Plainfield, Somerset County, N.J. Mayor of North Plainfield, N.J., 2007. Female. Still living as of 2007.
  Allen, Jason E. (born c.1963) — of Traverse City, Grand Traverse County, Mich. Born about 1963. Republican. Clothing merchant; member of Michigan state house of representatives 104th District, 1999; delegate to Republican National Convention from Michigan, 2000, 2004, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Allen, Jason H. — of Indiana. People's candidate for U.S. Representative from Indiana 5th District, 1900. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Jay — of Fitchburg, Dane County, Wis. Candidate for mayor of Fitchburg, Wis., 2005. Still living as of 2005.
  Allen, Jean — of Great Falls, Cascade County, Mont. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Allen, Jeff — Libertarian. Candidate for U.S. Senator from Alabama, 2002. Still living as of 2002.
  Allen, Mrs. Jess See Nanette Q. Allen
  Allen, Jesse, Jr. — of Omaha, Douglas County, Neb. Democrat. Candidate for Presidential Elector for Nebraska, 1972. Still living as of 1972.
  Allen, Jesse W. — of Nogales, Santa Cruz County, Ariz. Republican. Member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1965-66. Still living as of 1966.
  Allen, Mrs. Jim See Maryon Pittman Allen
  Allen, Jim See James Browning Allen
  Allen, Jim — of Leitchfield, Grayson County, Ky. Republican. Candidate for Kentucky state senate 5th District, 1979. Still living as of 1979.
  Allen, Jim — of Shawnee, Johnson County, Kan. Mayor of Shawnee, Kan., 1993-2004. Still living as of 2004.
  Allen, Jimmy C. — Republican. Presidential Elector for Louisiana, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Allen, Jitter See James Allen
  Allen, Joe F. — of St. Louis, Mo. Republican. Candidate for Missouri state senate 4th District, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Allen, Joe Frank — of Illinois. Republican. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Illinois 23rd District, 1930. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joe H. — of Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa. Mayor of Des Moines, Iowa, 1937. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joe L. See Joseph L. Allen
  Allen, John (1763-1812) — also known as John Alling — of Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn. Born in Great Barrington, Berkshire County, Mass., June 12, 1763. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives, 1793-96; U.S. Representative from Connecticut at-large, 1797-99; justice of Connecticut state supreme court, 1800-06; member of Connecticut council of assistants, 1800-05. Died in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., July 31, 1812 (age 49 years, 49 days). Interment at East Cemetery, Litchfield, Conn.
  Relatives: Son of David Alling and Esther (Colton) Alling; married, July 29, 1801, to Ursala McCurdy (1778-1821); father of John William Allen; second cousin once removed of Luther Walter Badger and Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875); second cousin twice removed of George Bradley Kellogg and Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918); third cousin of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer and Eli Elmer; third cousin once removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821), Amaziah Brainard and Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer; third cousin twice removed of Oliver Owen Forward, Walter Forward, Chauncey Forward, Anson Levi Holcomb, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, Joseph H. Elmer, Leveret Brainard, George Frederick Stone and Allen Jacob Holcomb; third cousin thrice removed of George Buckingham Beecher; fourth cousin of Elijah Boardman, William Bostwick, Daniel Warner Bostwick, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Chester William Chapin and Graham Hurd Chapin; fourth cousin once removed of Willard J. Chapin, William Whiting Boardman, Marshall Chapin (1798-1838), John Hall Brockway, John Putnam Chapin and John Milton Thayer.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Woodruff-Hornblower-Seymour-Wadsworth family of Connecticut (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, John (1796-1851) — of Ann Arbor, Washtenaw County, Mich. Born in Augusta County, Va., May 17, 1796. Lawyer; postmaster at Ann Arbor, Mich., 1824-30; village president of Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1834-35; member of Michigan state senate 2nd District, 1845-48. Co-founder of Ann Arbor, Michigan. Died March 11, 1851 (age 54 years, 298 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of James Allen and Elizabeth (Tate) Allen; married, November 2, 1815, to Mary Crawford (died 1819); married to Ann J. (Barry) McCue (c.1796-1875).
  Allen, John — of Illinois. Member of Illinois state senate, 1837-39. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Rochester, Monroe County, N.Y. Mayor of Rochester, N.Y., 1844. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Austin, Scott County, Ind. Democrat. Postmaster at Austin, Ind., 1854-59. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Old Saybrook, Middlesex County, Conn. Member of Connecticut state senate, 1863-64, 1884-85 (19th District 1863-64, 21st District 1884-85). Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John, Jr. — of New York. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1868. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Buffalo, Erie County, N.Y. Republican. Delegate to Republican National Convention from New York, 1872. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Farmingdale, Nassau County, Long Island, N.Y. Postmaster at Farmingdale, N.Y., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Montana. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Montana, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John — of Ridgely, Caroline County, Md. Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Maryland, 1988. Still living as of 1988.
  Allen, John — of Hopkins County, Tex. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Texas, 2012. Still living as of 2012.
  Allen, John A. P. — of New Bedford, Bristol County, Mass. Born in Massachusetts. U.S. Collector of Customs, 1870-81. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John B. — of Tucson, Pima County, Ariz. Republican. Postmaster at Tucson, Ariz., 1866. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John Beard (1845-1903) — also known as John B. Allen — of Seattle, King County, Wash. Born in Crawfordsville, Montgomery County, Ind., May 18, 1845. Republican. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; lawyer; U.S. Attorney for Washington, 1875-85; Delegate to U.S. Congress from Washington Territory, 1889; U.S. Senator from Washington, 1889-93. Died, from angina pectoris, in Seattle, King County, Wash., January 28, 1903 (age 57 years, 255 days). Interment at Lake View Cemetery, Seattle, Wash.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, John C. — of Brooklyn, Kings County, N.Y. Prohibition candidate for U.S. Representative from New York 4th District, 1908; Prohibition candidate for Presidential Elector for New York, 1916. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John Clayton (1860-1939) — also known as John C. Allen — of McCook, Red Willow County, Neb.; Monmouth, Warren County, Ill. Born in Hinesburg, Chittenden County, Vt., February 14, 1860. Republican. Merchant; banker; secretary of state of Nebraska, 1891-95; U.S. Representative from Illinois 14th District, 1925-33; defeated, 1932, 1934; delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1936. Presbyterian. Member, Loyal Legion; Freemasons; Shriners; Elks; Knights of Pythias; Woodmen. Died in Monmouth, Warren County, Ill., January 12, 1939 (age 78 years, 332 days). Interment at Vermont Cemetery, Vermont, Ill.
  Relatives: Son of John H. Allen and Elizabeth (Burns) Allen; married, August 2, 1881, to Abbie Stapleford; married, January 30, 1902, to Eudora Durrell.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Allen, John D. — Democrat. Delegate to Democratic National Convention from Missouri, 1892. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John E. (1866-1915) — of Westford, Chittenden County, Vt. Born in Westford, Chittenden County, Vt., 1866. Republican. Farmer; surveyor; superintendent of schools; member of Vermont state house of representatives from Westford, 1910. Congregationalist. Died in 1915 (age about 49 years). Interment at Pleasant View Cemetery, Westford, Vt.
  Relatives: Son of John Allen (1840-1916) and Ellen M. Allen (1841-1899); married to Jennie M. Macomber (1870-1950).
  See also Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, John Eliot (1873-1945) — also known as John E. Allen — of Keene, Cheshire County, N.H. Born in Claremont, Sullivan County, N.H., June 26, 1873. Republican. Lawyer; probate judge in New Hampshire, 1899-1906; superior court judge in New Hampshire, 1917-24; justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1924-34; chief justice of New Hampshire state supreme court, 1934-43. Member, Freemasons; Knights Templar; Phi Beta Kappa. Died in Keene, Cheshire County, N.H., July 24, 1945 (age 72 years, 28 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of William H. H. Allen and Ellen E. (Joslin) Allen; married, July 10, 1901, to Amy L. Abbott.
  Allen, John H. — Member of Minnesota state house of representatives District 4, 1862. Burial location unknown.
  See also Minnesota Legislator record
  Allen, John H. — of Ohio. Democrat. Candidate for U.S. Representative from Ohio 1st District, 1920. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John Howard (b. 1845) — also known as J. H. Allen — of Orlando, Orange County, Fla. Born in 1845. Mayor of Orlando, Fla., 1877-78. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John J., Jr. — of Fitzwilliam, Cheshire County, N.H. Member of New Hampshire state senate 9th District, 1861-63. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John J. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Member of West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1915-16. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John James (1797-1871) — of Virginia. Born in Woodstock, Shenandoah County, Va., September 25, 1797. Member of Virginia state senate, 1828; U.S. Representative from Virginia 20th District, 1833-35; state court judge in Virginia, 1836; justice of Virginia state supreme court, 1840. Died near Fincastle, Botetourt County, Va., September 18, 1871 (age 73 years, 358 days). Interment at Lauderdale Cemetery, Fincastle, Va.
  Relatives: Brother of Robert Allen; married to Mary Jackson (daughter of John George Jackson (1777-1825)).
  Political families: Jackson-Lee family of Virginia; Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Pendleton-Lee family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Allen, John Johnson (b. 1843) — also known as John J. Allen — of Kings County, N.Y. Born in Utica, Oneida County, N.Y., August 4, 1843. Lawyer; member of New York state assembly from Kings County 2nd District, 1874. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John Joseph, Jr. (1899-1995) — also known as John J. Allen, Jr. — of Oakland, Alameda County, Calif.; McCall, Valley County, Idaho. Born in Oakland, Alameda County, Calif., November 27, 1899. Republican. Served in the U.S. Navy during World War I; lawyer; served in the U.S. Navy during World War II; U.S. Representative from California 7th District, 1947-59; defeated, 1958; Undersecretary of Commerce for Transportation, 1959-61; mayor of McCall, Idaho, 1989-93. Episcopalian. Member, Freemasons; Rotary; Elks; Moose; Eagles; Odd Fellows; Woodmen of the World; Kiwanis; Native Sons of the Golden West; American Legion; Veterans of Foreign Wars. Died in Cascade, Valley County, Idaho, March 7, 1995 (age 95 years, 100 days). Cremated; ashes interred at McCall Cemetery, McCall, Idaho.
  Relatives: Son of John Joseph Allen, Sr. and Cathryn Liston (Owen) Allen; married, June 16, 1926, to Carol Cook (1904-1957); married 1957 to Sally Clement (born 1924).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, John Kirby (1810-1838) — of Texas. Born in Canaseraga, Allegany County, N.Y., 1810. Major in the Texas Army during the Texas War of Independence; member of Texas Republic House of Representatives, 1836. One of the founders of the city of Houston. Died of malaria, August 15, 1838 (age about 28 years). Interment at Founders Memorial Park, Houston, Tex.
  Allen, John L. — of Ohio County, W.Va. Democrat. Candidate for West Virginia state house of delegates from Ohio County, 1968. Still living as of 1968.
  Allen, John Mills (1846-1917) — also known as John M. Allen; "Private John" — of Tupelo, Lee County, Miss. Born in Tishomingo County, Miss., July 8, 1846. Democrat. Served in the Confederate Army during the Civil War; lawyer; District Attorney, 1st District, 1876-80; U.S. Representative from Mississippi 1st District, 1885-1901; director, First State Bank, People's Bank and Trust Co., Tupelo Cotton Mills, Tupelo Fertilizer Factory. Died in Tupelo, Lee County, Miss., October 30, 1917 (age 71 years, 114 days). Interment at Glenwood Cemetery, Tupelo, Miss.
  Relatives: Son of David M. Allen and Sallie Ann (Spencer) Allen; married, December 24, 1872, to Georgia Taylor.
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page
  Allen, John P. — of Chicago, Cook County, Ill. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Illinois, 1960. Still living as of 1960.
  Allen, John R. — of Denham Springs, Livingston Parish, La. Postmaster at Denham Springs, La., 1901. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John R. — of Winnebago County, Wis. Democrat. Candidate for Wisconsin state senate 19th District, 1970. Still living as of 1970.
  Allen, John T. — of New London, New London County, Conn. Democrat. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New London; elected 1934. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John W. — of New Britain, Hartford County, Conn. Republican. Member of Connecticut state house of representatives from New Britain; elected 1906. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John W. — of Concord, Merrimack County, N.H. Republican. Member of New Hampshire state house of representatives from Concord 1st Ward; elected 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, John Weston (1872-1942) — also known as J. Weston Allen — of Newton Highlands, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass. Born in Newton Highlands, Newton, Middlesex County, Mass., April 19, 1872. Republican. Lawyer; member of Massachusetts state house of representatives, 1915-18; Massachusetts state attorney general, 1920-22. Congregationalist. Member, American Bar Association; Loyal Legion. Prosecuted Charles Ponzi and other famous criminals. Died in a hospital at Belmont, Middlesex County, Mass., January 1, 1942 (age 69 years, 257 days). Burial location unknown.
  Relatives: Son of Walter Allen and Grace Mason (Weston) Allen; married, June 12, 1901, to Caroline Cheney Hills.
  Allen, John William (1802-1887) — also known as John W. Allen — of Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio. Born in Litchfield, Litchfield County, Conn., August 4, 1802. Lawyer; director, Commercial Bank of Lake Erie, 1832; incorporator, Cleveland Newburg Railroad, 1834; member of Ohio state senate from Cuyahoga County, 1836; U.S. Representative from Ohio 15th District, 1837-41; mayor of Cleveland, Ohio, 1841; president, Columbus & Cincinnati Railroad, 1845; postmaster at Cleveland, Ohio, 1870-75. Episcopalian. Died in Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, October 5, 1887 (age 85 years, 62 days). Interment at Erie Street Cemetery, Cleveland, Ohio.
  Relatives: Son of John Allen and Ursala (McCurdy) Allen (1778-1821); married, July 22, 1830, to Harriet Caroline Mather; grandnephew of Roger Griswold; great-grandson of Matthew Griswold (1714-1799); great-grandnephew of Erastus Wolcott and Oliver Wolcott, Sr.; second great-grandson of Roger Wolcott (1679-1767); first cousin twice removed of Oliver Wolcott, Jr. and Frederick Wolcott; second cousin of Henry Titus Backus and Matthew Griswold (1833-1919); second cousin once removed of Frederick William Lord; second cousin twice removed of Selden Chapin; second cousin thrice removed of William Pitkin and Frederic Lincoln Chapin; third cousin of Luther Walter Badger, Daniel Kellogg (1791-1875), James Samuel Wadsworth, Christopher Parsons Wolcott and Roger Wolcott (1847-1900); third cousin once removed of Jonathan Elmer, Ebenezer Elmer, Eli Elmer, Gaylord Griswold, Samuel Clesson Allen, Thomas Hale Sill, Henry Leavitt Ellsworth, William Wolcott Ellsworth, Theodore Sill, George Bradley Kellogg, Charles Frederick Wadsworth, Daniel Kellogg (1835-1918), George Frederick Stone, James Wolcott Wadsworth, Edward Oliver Wolcott and Alfred Wolcott; third cousin twice removed of Daniel Chapin (1761-1821), Daniel Pitkin, Zina Hyde, Jr. and James Wolcott Wadsworth, Jr.; third cousin thrice removed of James Jermiah Wadsworth; fourth cousin of Amaziah Brainard, Lucius Quintius Cincinnatus Elmer, Elisha Hunt Allen, George Washington Wolcott, Augustus Frank and George Griswold Sill; fourth cousin once removed of Elijah Boardman, William Bostwick, Timothy Pitkin, Oliver Owen Forward, Daniel Warner Bostwick, Walter Forward, Daniel Chapin (1791-1878), Chauncey Forward, Chester William Chapin, Graham Hurd Chapin, Edmund Holcomb, Anson Levi Holcomb, Erastus Clark Scranton, Sereno Hamilton Scranton, Albert Asahel Bliss, Philemon Bliss, Joseph H. Elmer, Leveret Brainard, William Fessenden Allen, Samuel Lord (1831-1880), Thomas Worcester Hyde, Frederick Hobbes Allen and Allen Jacob Holcomb.
  Political family: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York (subset of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, Jonathan Edward (b. 1962) — also known as Jonathan E. Allen — Born in Everett, Snohomish County, Wash., 1962. HeartQuake candidate for President of the United States, 2008. Still living as of 2008.
  Allen, Jonathan W. — of New York, New York County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from New York County 6th District, 1850. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph (1749-1827) — of Worcester, Worcester County, Mass. Born in Boston, Suffolk County, Mass., September 2, 1749. Delegate to Massachusetts state constitutional convention, 1788; U.S. Representative from Massachusetts 10th District, 1810-11; member of Massachusetts Governor's Council, 1815-18. Died in Worcester, Worcester County, Mass., September 2, 1827 (age 78 years, 0 days). Interment at Mechanic Street Burying Ground, Worcester, Mass.
  Relatives: Son of James Allen and Mary (Adams) Allen; father of Charles Allen; nephew of Samuel Adams (1722-1803); first cousin twice removed of William Vincent Wells; second cousin once removed of John Adams; third cousin of John Quincy Adams (1767-1848); third cousin once removed of Samuel Huntington, George Washington Adams, Charles Francis Adams (1807-1886) and John Milton Thayer; third cousin twice removed of Edward M. Chapin, John Quincy Adams (1833-1894) and Brooks Adams; third cousin thrice removed of Lyman Kidder Bass, Daniel T. Hayden, Arthur Chapin, Arthur Laban Bates, Charles Francis Adams (1866-1954) and Almur Stiles Whiting; fourth cousin of Samuel H. Huntington and Caleb Cushing; fourth cousin once removed of Willard J. Chapin, Erastus Fairbanks, Nathaniel Huntington, James Huntington, Elisha Mills Huntington, Charles Adams, Jr., James Brooks and Bailey Frye Adams.
  Political families: Kellogg-Seymour-Chapin-Adams family of Connecticut and New York; Saltonstall-Weeks family of Massachusetts; Adams-Waite-Forshee-Cowan family of Dexter, Michigan; Pike family of Lubec, Maine; Kidder family of Connecticut; Adams-Rusling family (subsets of the Three Thousand Related Politicians).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial
  Allen, Joseph — of Kentucky. Presidential Elector for Kentucky, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph — of Oneida County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Oneida County, 1824. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph — of Baltimore, Md. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Maryland, 1956. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph A. — of Gastonia, Gaston County, N.C. Democrat. Postmaster at Gastonia, N.C., 1967-76 (acting, 1967-68). Still living as of 1976.
  Allen, Joseph B. — Socialist. Candidate for Governor of Pennsylvania, 1914. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph E. — of Dutchess County, N.Y. Member of New York state assembly from Dutchess County 2nd District, 1855. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph H. — of Riverside, Riverside County, Calif. Democrat. Postmaster at Riverside, Calif., 1933-48 (acting, 1933-34). Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph L. — also known as Joe L. Allen — of Prescott, Yavapai County, Ariz. Democrat. Mayor of Prescott, Ariz., 1952-54; member of Arizona state house of representatives, 1959-60. Presumed deceased. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph P. (1839-1903) — of Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan. Born in Elkhart County, Ind., October 9, 1839. Served in the Union Army during the Civil War; druggist; mayor of Wichita, Kan., 1887-88. Member, Freemasons; Grand Army of the Republic. Died in Wichita, Sedgwick County, Kan., August 17, 1903 (age 63 years, 312 days). Interment at Highland Cemetery, Wichita, Kan.
  Relatives: Brother of Edwin Bird Allen (1836-1908).
  Allen, Joseph V. H. — of Augusta, Richmond County, Ga. Mayor of Augusta, Ga., 1869-70. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Joseph W. — of Burlington County, N.J. Member of New Jersey state house of assembly from Burlington County, 1847-48; member of New Jersey state senate from Burlington County, 1853-58. Burial location unknown.
  Allen, Judson (1797-1880) — of Broome County, N.Y.; St. Louis, Mo. Born in Plymouth, Litchfield County, Conn., April 3, 1797. Democrat. Broome County Judge; member of New York state assembly from Broome County, 1836-37; U.S. Representative from New York 20th District, 1839-41; plasterer. Died in St. Louis, Mo., August 6, 1880 (age 83 years, 125 days). Interment at Bellefontaine Cemetery, St. Louis, Mo.
  Relatives: Married to Roena Badger (1798-1830) and Sabra Badger (1796-1889).
  See also congressional biography — Govtrack.us page — Wikipedia article — Find-A-Grave memorial — OurCampaigns candidate detail
  Allen, Julia See Julia Allen Keeney
  Allen, Julius E. — of Wayne County, Mich. Candidate for circuit judge in Michigan 3rd Circuit, 1966. Still living as of 1966.
  Allen, Justin — of Centerville, Davis County, Utah. Republican. Alternate delegate to Republican National Convention from Utah, 2008. Still living as of 2008.


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