Michael Joseph Allard

13 August 1895–1982
Jefferson, Union, South Dakota, United States

The Life of Michael Joseph

When Michael Joseph Allard was born on 13 August 1895, in Jefferson, Union, South Dakota, United States, his father, Oswald Joseph Allard, was 29 and his mother, Valeda Marie Allard, was 25. He married Emma R Ray on 15 February 1919. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Union, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and El Monte Judicial Township, Los Angeles, California, United States in 1940. He was buried in Montebello, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Michael Joseph Allard
Emma R Ray
Marriage: 15 February 1919
Robert Joseph Allard
Paul Andrew Allard
Mary Marguerita Allard

Spouse and Children

15 February 1919


    Robert Joseph Allard


    Paul Andrew Allard


    Mary Marguerita Allard


Parents and Siblings

    Oswald Joseph Allard


    Valeda Marie Allard




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World Events (8)

1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 1

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Age 18

San Gabriel was incorporated as a city on 24 April 1913.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 23

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

French and English: from the Old French, Norman, and Middle English personal name A(i)llard. This is of Germanic origin, being found in the continental form Adelard and in Old English as Æðelheard, both meaning ‘noble hardy’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mitchel Allard in household of Oswald H Allard, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Michael Allard, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Michael Allard, "United States Census, 1930"

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