David Orlo Allen

Brief Life History of David Orlo

When David Orlo Allen was born on 21 April 1872, in Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States, his father, Alanson David Allen, was 42 and his mother, Chastina Hadlock, was 44. He married Emma Louisa Berlin on 16 April 1895, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States in 1930 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1935. He died on 20 November 1941, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Huntsville, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Orlo Allen
1872–1941
Emma Louisa Berlin
1877–1952
Marriage: 16 April 1895
David Orlo Allen Jr
1896–1982
Ruth Allen
1912–1988

Sources (34)

  • David O Allen in household of Anthony Smith, "United States Census, 1900"
  • David O Allen, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
  • David Orlo Allen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

1881

Historical Boundaries 1881: Cassia, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Cassia, Idaho, United States

1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: from the Middle English, Old French personal name Alain, Alein (Old Breton Alan), from a Celtic personal name of great antiquity and obscurity. In England the personal name is now usually spelled Alan, the surname Allen; in Scotland the surname is more often Allan. From 1139 it was common in Scotland, where the surname also derives from Gaelic Ailéne, Ailín, from ail ‘rock’. The present-day frequency of the surname Allen in England and Ireland is partly accounted for by the popularity of the personal name among Breton followers of William the Conqueror, by whom it was imported first to Britain and then to Ireland. Saint Alan(us) was a 5th-century bishop of Quimper, who was a cult figure in medieval Brittany. Another Saint Al(l)an was a Cornish or Breton saint of the 6th century, to whom a church in Cornwall is dedicated.

English: occasionally perhaps from the rare Middle English femaje personal name Aline (Old French Adaline, Aaline), a pet form of ancient Germanic names in Adal-, especially Adalheidis (see Allis ).

French: variant of Allain , a cognate of 1 above, and, in North America, (also) an altered form of this.

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

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