Oliver Allison

2 October 1850–10 April 1926 (Age 75)
Springfield Township, Williams, Ohio, United States

The Life of Oliver

When Oliver Allison was born on 2 October 1850, in Springfield Township, Williams, Ohio, United States, his father, John Allison, was 30 and his mother, Maria Arnsberger, was 24. He married Tryphena Collins on 6 December 1877, in Williams, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Ohio, United States in 1870. He died on 10 April 1926, in Stryker, Williams, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75.

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Family Time Line

Oliver Allison
Tryphena Collins
Marriage: 6 December 1877
Goldie Allison
Sylvia Allison
Millie Allison
Elmore Allison
Elva Allison
Benjamin Allison
Harrison Allison

Spouse and Children

6 December 1877
Williams, Ohio, United States



    Sylvia Allison


    Millie Allison


    Elmore Allison


    Elva Allison


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 10

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 20

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Oliver Allison, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Oliver Allison, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Oliver Allison, "United States Census, 1900"

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