Allen Zollars

Male3 September 1839–20 December 1909

Brief Life History of Allen

When Allen Zollars was born on 3 September 1839, in Licking Township, Muskingum, Ohio, United States, his father, Frederick Zollars, was 37 and his mother, Ann Whitmore, was 33. He married Marinda Holmes (Minnie) EWING on 14 November 1867, in Fairfield, Butler, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Pike Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States in 1850 and Allen, Eel River Township, Allen, Indiana, United States in 1870. He died on 20 December 1909, in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Fort Wayne, Allen, Indiana, United States.

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Allen Zollars
Marinda Holmes (Minnie) EWING
Marriage: 14 November 1867
Frederick Ewing ZOLLARS
Clara Ewing Zollars
Charles Ewing ZOLLARS

Sources (14)

  • Allen Zollars, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Allen Jollars, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2016"
  • Allen Zollers, "Indiana Death Index, 1882-1920"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 November 1867Fairfield, Butler, Ohio, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (13)

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    World Events (8)

    1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

    Age 2

    The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.


    Age 7

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

    Age 21

    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.

    Name Meaning

    Americanized form of German Zoller .

    History: Friedrich Zollars came to OH from Germany c. 1735.

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

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