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James Rollin Allen, American Writer. Certified teacher, Ohio. Recreational director Newark city, 1962; director, host Wildcat Den, television program, 1969-1982; vice president Newark Babe Ruth Organisation, 1962; member first Families of Muskingum, Ohio History Society, Muskingum History Society; president Muskingum County Genealogical Society; Member Sons of the American Revolution, Retired Teachers Association, Masons, Shriner.

Background

Allen, James Rollin was born on December 14, 1925 in Norwich, Ohio, United States. Son of Rollin Alonzo and Katherine Roseanna (Foley) Allen.

Education

Bachelor, Muskingum College, New Concord, Ohio, 1948.

Career

Teacher/coach Dennison (Ohio) High School, 1948-1952. Teacher, coach, athletic director, director health, physical education Newark (Ohio) High School, 1952-1982.

Achievements

  • Certified teacher, Ohio.

Politics

God, who is heard throughout the Bible, calls for justice for the widows, orphans and aliens who were oppressed by the powers of the day. Therefore the involvement in political life is something that Christians should not avoid.

Views

It is good for Christians with different approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Recreational director Newark city, 1962. Director, host Wildcat Den, television program, 1969-1982. Vice president Newark Babe Ruth Organisation, 1962.

Member first Families of Muskingum, Ohio History Society, Muskingum History Society. President Muskingum County Genealogical Society. Member Sons of the American Revolution, Retired Teachers Association, Masons, Shriner.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: hunting, gardening, forestry, fishing, genealogy.

Connections

Son of rollin alonzo and Katherine Roseanna (Foley) A. Married Doris Eileen Finley, August 29, 1945. Children: Katherine Ann Allen-Gerber, James Philip.

father:
Rollin Alonzo Allen

mother:
Katherine Roseanna (Foley) Allen

spouse:
Doris Eileen Finley

children:
James Philip Allen

Katherine Ann Allen-Gerber Allen