Ruth...since you're a HERNDON and are looking for ALLEN's in West Virginia, I thought I'd run this by you to see if anyone sounds familiar to you:Seeking any information on James L. ALLEN b. abt. 1870(parents not known) married to Leuemma "Emma" A. HERNDON b. Oct. 28, 1874 Montgomery Co. VA. parents John Stadler HERNDON and Jane Ann ROBINSON. Children of James & Emma (not in birth order) Virginia, Lula, Jesse & Pebble. James & Emma moved to Princeton, WV. James was an inspector in the mines.