Hi Jeanne: Thought I would pass on this info.I'm not related to the Allard family, but found this article in some info my cousin sent about my Hodges family in Sterling City, Texas.
Mr.& Mrs. A. H. Allard
In February 1901, A. H. and Pariolee Allard moved to Sterling City from Stephenville, Texas.A. H. Allard was born February 7, 1856, and died March 9, 1925.In 1880, he married Pariolee Austin, who was born on May 11, 1862 and died on July 4, 1905.They had ten children, all now deceased: John Doss O. E. Austin Ruth Bena (Alsup) Ina (Hale) Jess (Nesbit) Docia (Askey) Harvey Hamp
Hope this helps. Wanda Hodges Rasmussen WRAZZY@MSN.COM