Edwin H. Allen obituary

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Wednesday, August 2, 1893
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In this city, Monday July 31, 1893, Edwin H. Allen, aged 24 years.

He was the son of G. C. Allen. he was born in Lyle township, near Minnereka, May 23, 1869, living there until about six years ago when his parents removed to Austin. He has been sick for about six weeks with typhoid fever, from the results of which he died. he was a carpenter by trade. The deceased was an active member of the Good Templars Lodge in this city. Members of the Relief Corps, the G. A. R., and other organization (sic) were among the attendants at the funeral. We understand that the deceased was soon to be married. Funeral services were conducted at the house this forenoon by Rev. C. D. Belden. interment at Woodbury cemetery in Lyle.