John Harrison Allison

25 October 1813–21 August 1888 (Age 74)
Warren, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of John Harrison

When John Harrison Allison was born on 25 October 1813, in Warren, Kentucky, United States, his father, John Alexander Allison, was 40 and his mother, Rachael Anne Barnes, was 27. He married Ladocia Ann Trapp on 21 August 1839, in Rush Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 9 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in Rush Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States for about 30 years. He died on 21 August 1888, in Allison, Nodaway, Missouri, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Rushville, Buchanan, Missouri, United States.

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John Harrison Allison
Ladocia Ann Trapp
Marriage: 21 August 1839
Jasper Allison
Alwilda E Allison
William Allison
George W. Allison
Florilla Allison
Loretta E Allison
Houston Allison
Salina Allison
Teril H Allison
Sarah Frances Allison
Mary A Allison
John H Allison
William Franklin Allison
Dora C Allison
Pollyanna Allison
George McClelland Allison
James Allison

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  • Marriage
    21 August 1839Rush Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1818 · Jackson Purchase
    Age 5
    The western part of Kentucky purchased by Andrew Jackson from the Chickasaw Indians in 1818. It became known as the Jackson Purchase. This included land that wasn't originally part of Kentucky when it became a state.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 6
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1834 · Zion's Camp
    Age 21
    Joseph Smith, Jr. and a group of 200 volunteers departed Kirkland, Ohio, to aid scattered Latter-day Saints. The group known as Zion's Camp arrived to the Fishing River on June 19. A mob had gathered to attack and disjoin the group. A storm swept through the area and the river rose over 30 feet, which caused the mob to scatter.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: patronymic from the Middle English female personal name Alice, Alis (see Allis ) + -son, meaning ‘Alice's son’.English and Scottish: from the Middle English female personal name Alison, a common pet form of Alice, Alis. See Allis and compare Ellison .Scottish: in some cases, a late variant of Allanson (see also Allinson ).

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (7)

    • John Allison, "United States Census, 1880"
    • John Allison, "Missouri, County Marriage, Naturalization, and Court Records, 1800-1991"
    • John Allison, "United States Census, 1870"

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