Claude Willis Allen (b. August 03, 1894, d. July 03, 1959)
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Claude Willis Allen (son of Stephen Elmer Jr. Allen and Emma Stagg) was born August 03, 1894 in Ovid, Franklin County, Ohio Jefferson Township19, and died July 03, 1959 in 2864 E. 10th Ave, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio 4321920.He married Gladys Enola McCleary on Bef. 1922 in Ohio, daughter of Earl Wayne McCleary and Viva Lillian Miller. Notes for Claude Willis Allen: John Hamler's Research obit- date unknown Claude Willis Allen, age 64, of 2864 10th Ave, Columbus (Franklin County, Ohio), died Thursday at his home. Survived by wife; Gladys, 3 daughters; Mrs Virginia Smith of Columbus, Mrs Hazel Smiley of Columbus, Claudia Jean Allen of Columbus; 1 son, Eldon W Allen of Columbus, 1 brother, Lester E Allen of Columbus, 1 sister, Mrs John Thrash of Carroll, Ohio; 7 grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He is a retired Sergeant Of The Guard, at Columbus General Depot. Veteran of World War I. Member East Columbus Church Of Christ, Riverside Barracks, Gahanna. Friends may call at Margarum & Son Funeral Home, Gahanna after 7 P.M. Friday. Funeral Service will be held Monday at 2 P.M. at the Margarum Funeral Home. Internment, Jefferson Cemetery. Name: Claude W. Allen Serial Number: 260785 Race: W Residence: East Columbus, O. Enlistment Division: National Army Enlistment Location: Columbus, O. Enlistment Date: 21 Sep 1917 Birth Place: Ovid, O. Birth Date / Age: 23 1/12 Years Assigns Comment: Supply Company 324 Field Artillery to 15 Oct 1917; Co 98 21 Grand Division TC to 19 Feb 1919; 102 Co TC to Discharge Private, first class 5 Apr 1918; Wagoner 1 May 1918; Mechanic 6 Dec 1918. Defensive Sector. American Expeditionary Forces 19 Feb 1918 to 27 Apr 1919. Honorable discharge 13 May 1919. Volume #: 1 Census 1: 1900, Age 5 - Franklin County, Mifflin Township, Ohio Census 2: 1910, Age 16 - Franklin County, Mifflin Township, Ohio More About Claude Willis Allen: 1900 Census: June 04, Ohio, Franklin, Mifflin,Aug 1894, Age 5, Sgl, b. OH, fb. OH, mb. OH. 1910 Census: April 25, Ohio, Franklin, Mifflin, Age 16, Sgl, b. OH, fb. OH, mb. OH, Rivet H?? Car Factory, can read and write. 1930 Census: April 06, Ohio, Franklin, Mifflin, Owned house worth $3000, Age 35, Md at age 26, b. OH, fb. OH, mb. OH, Worked at General Army Depot, Was a WWI vet. Age: April 03, 1946, At time of birth of Claudia was 51 years old. Burial: July 06, 1959, Jefferson Cemetery, Blacklick, Franklin County, Ohio.21 Military service: Bet. September 21, 1917 - May 13, 1919, Served W W I.22 Occupation 1: Sergant of the Gaurd, General Depot. Occupation 2: April 1946, Sr. Patrolman at A. F. S. Depot. Residence 1: 2864 E. 10th Ave, Columbus, Ohio 43219. Residence 2: April 06, 1930, 2570 East Tenth Avenue, Franklin County, Ohio Mifflin Township. Social Security Number: 281-22-0345, I belive this is the correct one, death cert. SS info is unclear. Source: August 26, 1993, War Record dated 8/26/1993. SSDI Information: Couldn't find in SSDI. More About Claude Willis Allen and Gladys Enola McCleary: Death of one spouse: 1959, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, Franklin County. Marriage: Bef. 1922, Ohio. Children of Claude Willis Allen and Gladys Enola McCleary are:
+Virginia Allen, b. June 29, 1922, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio at 2864 E. 10th Avenue 43219, d. March 11, 1999, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio23.
+Hazel A. Allen, b. March 17, 1924, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, d. November 03, 1990, At Home, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio24.
+Eldon Wayne Sr. Allen, b. December 09, 1929, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio, d. August 22, 1994, Riverside Hospital, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio25.
+Claudia Jean Allen, b. April 03, 1946, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio26, d. September 02, 2001, Columbus, Franklin County, Ohio27.