Lewis Allen, Kentucky

Lewis Allen (1813-1883) was born 11 Jun. 1813 in Somerset, Pulaski Co., Kentucky. He was the son of Rial Allen and Margaret Evans. He married Elizabeth Alexander on 10 Oct. 1836 in Far West, Caldwell Co., Missouri. He was baptized in 1834. He attended church services with Wilford Woodruff in 1835 and 1836 in Kentucky and contributed to Wilford's missionary fund. He died 24 Jan. 1883 in Orderville, Kane Co., Utah Territory.


Lewis Allen (KWVM-Y57), “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 2 Apr. 2022). Lewis Allen, Kentucky, Wilford Woodruff Papers (https://wilfordwoodruffpapers.org/subjects/lewis-allen-kentucky, accessed 2 Apr. 2022). “Lewis Allen” (1813-1888), memorial no. 70360; Find A Grave (https://findagrave.com, accessed 2 Apr. 2022). "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 2 Apr. 2022); Rial Allen and Peggy Evans, 21 Oct. 1806, Pulaski Co., Kentucky, p. 16; citing Pulaski Co., Kentucky, Clerk of the County Court, “Marriage Records, 1799-1955,” image 30/392; DGS 4261137. 1830 U.S. Census, Calloway Co., Kentucky, p. 207, Rial Allen; FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 2 Apr. 2022). Sandra Jeanette Richards Burgess & James Anthony Burgess, Richards, Willie, Freeman & Allen: My Pioneer Ancestors: Eight Generations (Mesa, Arizona: FamilySearch International, 2013), p. 619-621; digital images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org, accessed 1 Apr. 2022). "Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848," database, Ancestry.com (https://ancestry.com, accessed 2 Apr. 2022); Lewis Allen, 1834; citing “Black, Susan Easton, Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Religious Studies Center, 1989.”

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    Arose & stated that one by the name of Henry Thomas had been added since the last conference none expeld this branch is strong in faith & grows in grace. Priest Clapp represents the Taropen Branch & stated that one by the name of Lewis Allen had been added since the last conference none expeled this branch growing in grace with their faces set Zion Ward— Elder A. O. Smoot represents the Blood River ...
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    As Elder W. Woodruff is about to leave for Kirtland and has been labouring for the last year & a half with the churches included in the Tennessee confer ence & stands in need of clothing & money to return to Kirtland Presidents Patten & Marsh called a contribution of the church & congregation in the time of the aforementioned conference to supply Elder Woodruffs necessities the list of the contr ibution taken down is as follows Brothers Henry Thomas $5.00 five dollars Benjamin ...
    September 5, 1836
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