John Allen Allred

29 August 1834–8 April 1904 (Age 69)
Salt River, Ralls, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of John Allen

When John Allen Allred was born on 29 August 1834, in Salt River, Ralls, Missouri, United States, his father, Isaac Allred, was 21 and his mother, Julia Ann Taylor, was 18. He married Mary Jane Knight on 28 April 1856, in Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Paris, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1856 and Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1858. In 1851, his occupation is listed as farmer. He died on 8 April 1904, in Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Allen Allred
1834–1904
Mary Jane Knight
1842–1910
Marriage: 28 April 1856
Mary Elizabeth Allred
1859–1936
John Franklin Lafayette Allred
1863–1938
Isaac Watson Allred
1866–1890
Millie Velona Allred
1868–1937
William Martin Allred
1870–1951
Julia Ann Allred
1873–1944
Eva Ellen Allred
1876–1877
James Little Allred
1879–1942
Clarence Eugene Allred
1881–1950

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    28 April 1856Slaterville, Weber, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (9)

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    Siblings

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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1839 · Nauvoo is Settled
    Age 5
    After the Saints had been chased out of Missouri they moved to a swampy area located next to the Mississippi River. Here they settled and named the place Nauvoo which translates into the city beautiful.
    1859 · Logan is Founded
    Age 25
    "\""During the end of April, David Reese and his company settled the land north of the Logan River. That area was the second permanent settlement in Cache Valley and the future location of Logan. The city's boundary was drawn by Logan's first bishop, Jesse W. Fox, a government engineer. The name \""\""Logan\""\"" comes from a trapper that used to frequent the area before the pioneers came to the valley.\"""

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Aldred 1.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Allread
    Alred
    Aldred

    Story Highlight

    John Allen Allred and Mary Jane Knight

    JOHN ALLEN ALLRED and MARY JANE KNIGHT John Allen Allred was born August 29, 1834 in Monroe County, Missouri, to Isaac Allred and Julia Ann Taylor. His family was already caught up in the persecution …

    Sources (47)

    • John R Allred in entry for Millie V Casey, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • John Louis Coroy in household of Clarence A Coroy, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • John A Allred in entry for Louis L Coray and Julia A Allred, "Utah, Weber County Marriages, 1887-1939"

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