Charles A. Allen

about 1848–
Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States

The Life of Charles A.

Charles A. Allen was born about 1848, in Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States. He married Martha Glass La Flesh on 31 March 1865. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He lived in Shelbyville, Addison Township, Shelby, Indiana, United States in 1920.

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Charles A. Allen
1848–
Martha Glass La Flesh
1848–1860
Marriage: 31 March 1865
Emma Allen
1887–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
31 March 1865
children

(1)

World Events (8)

1851 · Constitution of 1851

Age 3

Due to the state’s financial crisis during the previous decade and growing criticism toward state government. Voters approve the Constitution of 1851 which forbade the state government from going into debt.
1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 33

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

Same name as Allan, Alan or Allayne, probably came the name Alwine.

Sources (3)

  • Charles Allen in entry for Emma J Allen, "Michigan Deaths and Burials, 1800-1995"
  • Charles A. Allen, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"
  • Charles A. Allen, "Indiana, Marriages, 1780-1992"

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