John Franklin Allred Sr.

1 January 1851–1 July 1918 (Age 67)
Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of John Franklin

When John Franklin Allred Sr. was born on 1 January 1851, in Council Bluffs, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States, his father, John Franklin Lafayette Allred, was 23 and his mother, Marinda Melvina Knapp, was 20. He married Mary Keziah Bunnell on 9 November 1874, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He died on 1 July 1918, in Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Spring City Cemetery, Spring City, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Franklin Allred Sr.
Mary Keziah Bunnell
Marriage: 9 November 1874
Silas Lafayette Allred
Ellen Marinda Allred
John Franklin Allred Jr
Samuel Orrin Allred
Laura Allred
Mary Keziah Allred
Martha Allred
Hyrum E. Allred
Olive Allred
Armina Allred
Amy Ilene Allred
Bessie Amelia Allred
Dora Bunnell Allred

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 November 1874Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1857 · The State Capital moves to Des Moines
    Age 6
    The Capitol was located in Iowa City until the 1st General Assembly of Iowa recognized that the Capitol should be moved farther west than Iowa City. Land was found two miles from the Des Moines River to start construction of the new building. Today the Capitol building still stands on its original plot.
    Age 12
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 19
    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: variant of Aldred 1.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mary Keziah Bunnell-Own Story

    MARY K. BUNNELL ALLRED A SHORT HISTORY OF THE LIFE OF MARY K. BUNNELL ALLRED LIVING IN SPRING CITY UTAH.. Having been born of goodly parents, I desired to write some things pertaining to my life. I …

    Sources (50)

    • John F Allred in entry for Unknown, "Utah, County Birth and Death Records,1892-1951"
    • John F Allred, "United States Census, 1910"
    • John F Allred in entry for John J Peterson and Bessie A Larsen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"

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