James G. Allen (or Allin) married Mary E. Walker on 15 Aug 1883 in Nez Perce Co, ID. Mary was a daughter of Francis Marion Walker and his wife Lucinda Geer. James and Mary had three daughters: Violia L born June 1884 Idaho married Ben Funkhouser; Hattie B. born Feb 1889 Idaho married Louis Flieger; and Cora Amelia born August 1893 in Canada. Mary had remarried by 1900 census of Nez Perce Co to a James Rowland. 1900 census reported the father of the girls had been born in Colorado, two of his daughter in later census said California. Seeking his parents.