Allen Lynn Darr

20 June 1880–10 August 1964 (Age 84)
Douglas, Oregon, United States

The Life of Allen Lynn

When Allen Lynn Darr was born on 20 June 1880, in Douglas, Oregon, United States, his father, John Riley Darr, was 30 and his mother, Thursa Ann Marble, was 28. He married Maleeta Alma Orchard on 22 March 1910, in Yakima, Washington, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States in 1920 and Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930. He died on 10 August 1964, in Milwaukie, Clackamas, Oregon, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Allen Lynn Darr
Maleeta Alma Orchard
Marriage: 22 March 1910
Frances Harriet Darr
Allen Lynn Darr Jr

Spouse and Children

22 March 1910
Yakima, Washington, United States


    Frances Harriet Darr


    Allen Lynn Darr Jr


Parents and Siblings

    John Riley Darr





World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1889 · Washington Becomes a State

Age 9

On November 11, 1889, Washington Territory became Washington State the 42nd state to enter the Union. The state was named in honor of George Washington.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 22

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 English: perhaps a variant of Dear .2 German (Därr): from a short form of a Germanic personal name, perhaps related to Old High German dart ‘spear’.3 Variant spelling of German Dorr .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Allen L Daw, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Alan Darr, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Allen L Darr, "United States Census, 1930"

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