This is from Kirkland Elders Quorum Records 1836-41, Apexdix A, Biographical Sketches, of the Early Latter Day Saints Church.
Joseph Steward Allen (1810-1889). Born at Whitestown, Oneida, NY. Participated in march of Zion's Camp 1834. Settled in Clay Co, MO. Visited Kirkland 1836. Ordained elder 24 Sep 1837. Moved to Far West, MO. Expelled. Moved to IL. Served as high concilor in Lima, Hancock, IL. Migrated to UT, settling in Manti, Sanpete Co. Died in Huntington, Emery, UT.
You can find this text on Cyndi's List, look under Mormons.I am not related to this family.