Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Anderson1,2

ID#234, b. June 1844
Margaret E. "Maggie" (Anderson) Allen
Father: Jesse Anderson
Mother: Anna (unknown)

Birth date: June 1844
Birth place: Marshall County, (West) Virginia.3,4

Photograph of Maggie with Rachel Aston. Date taken: unknown. Location: unknown. I have a working theory that these two women are sisters, but have yet to confirm that. See my blog post about Anderson Photos for more details about my theory. Click on camera to view image, then use your browser's back button to return here.5

Margaret married John Porter Allen on 23 March 1865 at Moundsville, Marshall County, West Virginia. R. L. Woodyard certified that he united them in marriage.2

Deceased Child of Margaret Elizabeth "Maggie" Anderson and John Porter Allen:

Family Line(s):
Aston Index
Last Edited Date=17 Sep 2012

Citations

  1. [S1487] Marriage License for John P. Allen and Margaret Elizabeth Anderson, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130824_00453.jpg.
  2. [S1486] Marriage License for John P. Allen and Margaret E. Anderson, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130828_00514.jpg.
  3. [S1486] Marriage License for John P. Allen and Margaret E. Anderson, Marshall County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_mcsearch.aspx, file 4130828_00514.jpg, shows age as 21; gives county and state where born.
  4. [S1489] John Allen household, 1900 U.S. Census, Wetzel County, West Virginia, Clay District, Enumeration District 95, sheet 4A (54 stamped), National Archives micropublication T623_1775, gives month and year of birth and state where born.
  5. [S170] Photograph of Maggie Allen and Rachel Anderson. From antique photograph album with handwritten inscription, "Presented to Della (McGary) Aston 1888 by J. L. Hood." Inherited by Della's daughter, Dessie (Aston) Harris, who passed it on to her own granddaughter, Jo Ellen (Kuhn) Dalton. Digital scan of original photo made by Dalton, present owner of the album.
  6. [S1554] Charles Erwin Allen, Certificate of Death, Brooke County, electronic image by West Virginia Archives & History, online http://www.wvculture.org/vrr/va_dcsearch.aspx, file 1984368_0000088.jpg, shows mother's maiden name as Margaret Anderson.