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Lawyer

John Johnson Allen, American lawyer. member Assembly, 1874.

Background

Allen, John Johnson was born on August 4, 1842 in Utica, New York, United States. Son of Joseph Dana and Eliza R. (Johnson) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, University of Vermont, 1862, A.M., 1865. Bachelor of Laws, Columbia, 1866. Admitted to bar, 1866.

Career

Acting provost marshal, 1865. Assistant United States district attorney, 1866-1873. Member Assembly, 1874.

United States chief supervisor of elections, 1874-1893. United States commissioner since 1874. Master in chancery, United States courts, since 1874.

Counsel to various corporations Home: Burlington, Vermont Office: 189 Montague St., Brooklyn.

Membership

Member Assembly, 1874.

Connections

Married Louise A. Shaler, of Newark, New Jersey, June 30, 1870.

father:
Joseph Dana Allen

mother:
Eliza R. (Johnson) Allen

spouse:
Louise A. Shaler