Paul, my maternal grandmother was an Allen from Tennessee.Her name was Tilda Mae Allen. She married Willis Boliver Loftis. I don't know when but she was b. June 21, 1888 - d. June 28, 1960.They lived around the Gainesboro and Winchester, Tennessee areas.They had 3 children:Ida Mae, Lewis C. and Abner James (A. J.).Hope this helps.