Civil War Records of Abraham Allen

Service

Co. Regiment / Ship From To Residence/ Credit Occupation Notes
B 30th MVI Private; enl. and must. Jan. 1, 1862; reenlist. Jan. 1, 1864 must. out July 05, 1866 Billerica spinner age 22
MASSCW, 3:341

Service Record (select pages from the National Archives): x
Service Ledger (Town of Acton):  x

Pension

Co. Regiment Date Filed Type App. No. Cert. No. State Beneficiary/Remarks
B 30th MVI March 28, 1891 Invalid 1 006 194 822 985 Mass.  

Pension File (select pages from the National Archives):  5 pages (PDF*)

Grand Army of the Republic

Recorded as member no. 51 and 115 in the membership roster of Isaac Davis Post No. 138 G.A.R., Acton, Massachusetts (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1). 

G.A.R. Personal War Sketch (Acton Memorial Library archives, 92.2.1)

Death

Date September 14, 1910
Place Maynard, Mass.
Age 74
Cause broken neck as result of fall down well
Obituary The Maynard News, Sept. 16, 1910
Funeral Concord Enterprise, Sept. 21, 1910
Burial St. Bridget's cemetery, Maynard, Mass.
Survived by Two sons (John and Abram) 1 daughter (Mrs. Mary Chalmers)

Additional Information

Abraham “Abram” Allen was born July 23, 1835 in Sheffield, England. He and Ann Tierney were married July, 1869 in Boston. Their children were John, born 1875; Abraham, born 1878; and Mary, born 1872.

See also: Brown, Hometown Soldiers: 46-50.

 

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