John Beard Allen, United States senator, lawyer. Member firm Struve, Allen, Hughes & McMicken.
Allen, John Beard was born on May 18, 1845 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, United States.
Author 1st volume of Washington Territory Reports. Elected to Congress for term 1889-1891, but resigned on being elected United States senator on admission of Washington as State: took seat, December 2, 1889.