Frank and Alice McAllister (sometimes the surname has a space between the c and A) and family were living in Burlington, Des Moines Co., IA. Frank R. was born Aug. 1864, IA and had been married 8 years. He was a merchant. His wife Alice R. was born Oct. 1872 in Canada East in 1880. She had given birth to 3 children and 2 were alive in 1900. Pearl E. (son) was born Nov. 1892 in IA and Sarah E. was born Aug 1894 in IA.
Dale Frank McAllister was born 19 Dec 1906, Lincoln Co., WA. His father was Frank M. Mc Allister and mother Alice Broadway per file image #0521. WA Births 1907-1919.
Francis McAllister died 5 May 1907 in Wilbur, Lincoln Co., WA. Family Data Collection-Deaths. I didn't find him listed in WA Death Certs.
Frank is buried in the Wilbur Cemetery (about 1 mile north of Wilbur) in B-42/L-11. Source: interment.net.
Contact the Wilbur Register in Wilbur for a copy of his obit. If they don't keep copies this long, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with his name, death date and place. They will search the newspaper microfilm for an obit.
In 1910 Alice and her family lived in Stuck Precinct, King Co., WA. Alice had given birth to 6 children & 4 were living in 1910. No occupation is listed for Alice. Perle is a farm laborer. Sarah born in IA abt. 1895. Ruth born in IA abt. 1904 and Dale born WA abt. 1907.
Perl Edwin McAllister filled out his World War I Draft Reg. Card 6/5/1917 while living in Wilbur. He was born in Burlington, Iowa, 1 Nov 1892. He was 24, single, farm laborer and employed by Glen F. Kiner, Wilbur. He was medium height & build and had dark blue eyes & light colored hair.
The 1920 Census shows most of the family living in Algona, King Co., WA. Alice, widow, immigrated to the U.S. in 1880 and was naturalized. Her occupation is laborer. Perl, single, 27 yrs old, laborer. Ruth, 16 yrs old, laborer, cannery. Dale, 13 yrs old and no occupation. (Sarah must have married.)
The 1930 Algona Census shows Alice R. McAllister, widow, 57 yrs old & no occupation living by herself.
In 1930 Perl E. and family are living in Seattle. He married at 32, 37 yrs old & landscape gardener. His wife is Grace, married at 27, 32 yrs old & born in Canada. C. J. Woofter, father-in-law is living with them, widower, 68 yrs old, born in NY & proprietor broom mfg.
An Alice R. McAllister died 29 Dec 1945 in Tacoma, Pierce Co., WA. She was born abt. 1872 per death cert #1949. I'd send an email for her obit to askalibrarian to ensure this is your Alice.
A Ruth McAllister died 7 July 1985 in Seattle. She was born abt. 1904. She lived in Seattle. Soc. sec #531-05-0010 per death cert #017224. I'm not sure she's your Ruth. I send an email to askalibrarian.
A different Ruth McAllister, 532-66-1788, last residence was Seattle. She was born 25 Sep 1903 and died July 1985. Her soc. sec # was assigned in WA in 1973. You can order a copy of her social sec. application or send an email to askalibrarian but I don't know how much searching they'll do since you don't know the exact death date. Good Luck!