Mollie V. Allen

1871–1937 (Age 65)
Bowling Green Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mollie V.

When Mollie V. Allen was born on 16 October 1871, in Bowling Green Township, Pettis, Missouri, United States, her father, George Travis Allen, was 25 and her mother, Melvina F Standiford, was 18. She married Charles W. Estabrook on 20 December 1890, in Pettis, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 24 February 1937, in Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Sedalia, Pettis, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mollie V. Allen
1871–1937
Charles W. Estabrook
1866–1936
Marriage: 20 December 1890
Clyde A. Estabrook
1891–1922
Clifford George Estabrook
1893–1956
Percy Estabrook
1895–1931
Josephine Virgie Estabrook
1902–1925

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 December 1890
Pettis, Missouri, United States
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

  • George Travis Allen

    Male1846–1919Male

  • Melvina F Standiford

    Female1853–1872Female

siblings

(2)

  • Minnie C. Allen

    Female1870–1905Female

  • Female1871–1937Female

World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 19

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: 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. Various suggestions have been put forward regarding its origin; the most plausible is that it originally meant ‘little rock’. Compare Gaelic ailín, diminutive of 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. St. Alan(us) was a 5th-century bishop of Quimper, who was a cult figure in medieval Brittany. Another St. Al(l)an was a Cornish or Breton saint of the 6th century, to whom a church in Cornwall is dedicated.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Mollie Estabrook in household of Charles Estabrook, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mollie V Allen Baker, "Find A Grave Index"

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