www.rootsweb.com/ancestry.com.....has info and some history
Robert Allen b c 1770 VA/Nancy Christerson b c 1773 Baltimore C., MD.
Son Elisha Allen b c 1815 Casey C., KY, d 1877 Casey C., KY, md Mary A Evans bef 1840, she b 10 April 1813 Pulaski C., KY.Her parents: William Evans b 1780-90 VA/Jane unk b v 1790 VA
Children of Elisha Allen-1815/Mary A Evans: Elisha James (Richard) Allen b 14 or 28 April 1855 Casey C.,KY, d 12 March 1920 Canalou, MO, md 7 June 1877 Casey C.,KY Sarah "Sally" Coppage, she b 22 March 1860 KY....Cynthia Allen b c 1841....William Allen b c 1844 Casey C.,KY....Nancy J Allen b c 1845.....Robert Allen b c 1847....Benjamin Allen b c 1849....Mary C Allen b c 1852
Children of Elisha James (Richard) Allen/Sarah Coppage:Charles Fitzgerald Allen b 12 Nov 1878 Casey C.,KY.....William Allen b July 1882....Thomas Madison Allen b Sept 1887....Leslie James Allen b 9 April 1892....Greta Allen b July 1886....Lelia Ann Allen b April 1890....Emma Allen b July 1894
Sarah "Sally" Coppage parents:Moses Coppage b 8 Nov 1829 Marion C., KY/Martha Jane Malone b 19 Jan 1840 Taylor C., KY
There is a history of Richard "Dick" Allen killing a man,being put on trial, convicted, and escaped from jail.From family history.To access this.....go to www.rootsweb.com...in the search ancestry.com box enter Elisha James Allen, click search....it will bring up the number of entries for you with his name.Click on his name and it will bring up theentries.Click on the ones you want to read.Several of them have the story about his murder trial.