I have read a number of your messages, and realized that you are a distant cousin of my husband's. His great-grandfather was William Marion Allen,from Strawn,Tx, son of Josiah Allen. My husband was born and raised in Strawn. I am a novice at genealogy, and I realize that youhave a wealth of knowlege.Would you be willing to share? Please contact me at:firstname.lastname@example.org Thanks!