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188. Nathaniel ALLEN101 was born on 8 June 1822 in Indiana.102 He died on 6 February 1912 at the age of 89 in Terre Haute, Vigo County, Indiana.

1860 Census. Posey, Clay Co IN, Hh 682. Living next to his parents.
Nathaniel Allen, age 37, Farmer, b. IN. Nancy, 34, b. Ohio
Myron H., 12, Elizabeth 10, Mary 8, Clara 4.
Benjamin F. West, age 22, Farm labor.

In 1870, Nathaniel & Nancy's children were all living together in Posey, Clay Co IN, without their parents, Hh 159
Myron Allen, age 22, Working farm. Elizabeth, age 21. Mary, age 16, Clara, age 12

I found this marriage in Vigo Co, although I never found an earlier marriage for Nathaniel, nor did I find his marriage to Ada E. Kelly as in the 1880 census.
Nathan Allen to Nancy Russell, 21 Dec 1873, J. T. Russell, MG


1880 Census. Terre Haute, Vigo Co, IN Hh 126
Nathaniel Allen, age 57, Agent, b. IN, parents b. NY
Ada E., wife, age 53, b. Ohio, father b. Maryland, mother b. Vermont
Carrie, age 23, daughter, b. IN, father b. IN, mother b. Ohio [Is this Clara?]
Wm P. Kelly, age 17, stepson, clerk, b. IN, parents b. Ohio
Chas. A. Kelly, age 16, stepson, operator, b. IN, parents b. Ohio

1900 Census. Harrison Twp, Vigo Co, IN Hh 215
Charles A. Kelly, b. Dec 1862, age 37, b. IN, parents b. Ohio, insurance agent
Lulu, wife, b. Mar 1865, age 34, b. IL, parents b. Germany
Charles A. Jr., son, b. Sept 1891, age 8, b. IN
Flickinger, domestic, b. Sep 1877, age 22, b. IN, parents b. Ohio
Nathaniel Allen, S.Father, b. Feb 1822, age 78, b. IN, parents b. NY
E. Ada Allen, mother, b. May 1825, age 63 [wrong-she was 75], 2 children, both living, b. Ohio
Amelie Rhele, mother in law, b. Apr 1835, age 65, 5 children, all living, b. Germany, parents b. Germany

Found in the Indiana WPA Death Records. Nathanial W. Allen, age 90, d. 6 Feb 1912, Terre Haute. This is the correct age, so presumably the correct Nathaniel.
He is buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Terre Haute.

Nathaniel ALLEN and Nancy [ALLEN] were married.102 Nancy [ALLEN] was born in 1826 in Ohio.102

Nathaniel ALLEN and Nancy [ALLEN] had the following children:

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i.

Miron ALLEN was born in 1847 in Indiana.102

In 1870, Nathaniel & Nancy's children were all living together in Posey, Clay Co IN, without their parents, Hh 159
Myron Allen, age 22, Working farm. Elizabeth, age 21. Mary, age 16, Clara, age 12

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ii.

Elizabeth ALLEN was born in 1849 in Indiana.102 Age 6/12 at time of Census.

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iii.

Mary ALLEN was born in 1852 in Indiana.

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iv.

Clara ALLEN was born in 1856 in Indiana.