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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Family Time Line

John Harrison Allison
1813–1888
Ladocia Ann Trapp
1823–1870
Marriage: 21 August 1839
Jasper Allison
1841–1923
Alwilda E Allison
1853–1856
William Allison
1853–
George W. Allison
1855–
Florilla Allison
1842–1867
Loretta E Allison
1844–1844
Houston Allison
1845–1919
Salina Allison
1847–1856
Teril H Allison
1848–1856
Sarah Frances Allison
1850–1856
Mary A Allison
1852–1853
John H Allison
1855–1855
William Franklin Allison
1856–1943
Dora C Allison
1860–1860
Pollyanna Allison
1861–1943
George McClelland Allison
1863–1952
James Allison
1864–

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 August 1839Rush Township, Buchanan, Missouri, United States
  • Children

    (17)

    +12 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    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.

    Possible Related Names

    Alison
    Allis
    Alliston
    Callison

    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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