HAIRSTON.org ID#1458, b. 16 August 1804, d. 1885
Father*Richard Monroe ALLISON1 b. 20 Feb 1761, d. 14 Jun 1823
Mother*Lettice NEIL1 b. 6 Feb 1766, d. 13 Oct 1824
Birth*Dr. John ALLISON was born on 16 August 1804 in North Carolina.2,3,1 
He was the son of Richard Monroe ALLISON and Lettice NEIL.1 
Marriage*Dr. John ALLISON married Eugenia JENNINGS, daughter of Artemus Crumpton JENNINGS and Rebecca POU, on 16 June 1859 in Lowndes County, Mississippi.4 
Census 1860*Dr. John ALLISON was Head of Household on 14 June 1860 in South of Yadkin River, Iredell County, North Carolina. Census shows John Allison age as 62.5

Census 1870*He was Head of Household on 16 June 1870 in Towndship 17, Crawfordville, Lowndes County, Mississippi.

Will*He left a will on 9 November 1872 in Lowndes County, Mississippi; His will, dated 9 November 1872, mentions his three children, Rebecca, Richard and Ethel. It also mentions his sister Mrs Jane L. Carson and her daughter Letitia M. Carson. 
Census 1880*He appeared on the census of 1880 in Beat 4, Lowndes County, Mississippi.3

Death*He died in 1885.2 
Burial*He was buried in Jennings Cemetery, Lowndes County, Mississippi.2 
Probate*His estate was probated on 25 May 1885 in Will Book No. 1, Page 482 and 483, Lowndes County, Mississippi. 


Eugenia JENNINGS b. a 1826, d. 1870

Sources (www.HAIRSTON.org)

  1. [S3467] Morrison, Leonard Allison, The History of the Alison or Allison family in Europe and America, : A D 1135 to 1893 : giving an account of the family in Scotland, England, Ireland, Australia, Canada, and The United States, Boston, 1893, Hathi Trust Digital Library.
  2. [S18] Jennings Cemetery, Lowndes County, Mississippi.
  3. [S1880] 1880 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  4. [S76] Mississippi Marriages, 1776-1935, Ancestry.com.
  5. [S1860] 1860 Federal Census - National Archives and Records Administration - Ancestry.com and FamilySearch.org.
  6. [S1] Bethel Presbyterian Church Records, Lowndes County, Mississippi.
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