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Elizabeth "Besty" Mills Allen
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Birth: Jun. 28, 1804
Hillsborough County
New Hampshire, USA
Death: Oct. 14, 1890
Cook County
Illinois, USA

Elizabeth Mills Allen is the daughter of Jonathan Mills and Susanna Davis Mills. She moved to Stockbridge, Vermont with her parents when three years old, where she married John Allen in 1821. In 1835 she traveled by wagon and steamboat from Vermont to Chicago with three children, her husband had previously come West and located in St. Joseph, Mich. In 1835 he came to Chicago, where he met his family after their weary journey of one month on the road. They made their home in Elk Grove. They raised four children; John Allen, Jesse Mills Allen, Persis (Mrs. Joel H. Cooper),and Evelyn (Mrs. James Frake).

Death notice:1890-10-15
Chicago Tribune (IL)

Mrs. Elizabeth Allen, in her 87th year. Funeral at the residence of her daughter, Mrs. James Frake, 625 Fulton-st., Oct. 16, 11 a. m. Burial at Rosehill. 
Family links: 
  John Allen (1800 - 1856)*
  Persis E Allen Cooper (1826 - 1897)*
  Jesse Mills Allen (1830 - 1912)*
*Calculated relationship
Rosehill Cemetery and Mausoleum
Cook County
Illinois, USA
Maintained by: Suzanne Noll
Originally Created by: DM
Record added: Dec 10, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16985584
Elizabeth Besty <i>Mills</i> Allen
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