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Clergyman

John Stevenson Allen, American clergyman.

Background

Allen, John Stevenson was born on October 20, 1857 in at Mercer, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Cochran and Elizabeth (Wilson) Allen.

Education

Bachelor of Arts, Westminster College, Pennsylvania, 1882. Graduate Union Theological Seminary, New York, 1885 (Doctor of Divinity, 1906).

Career

Ordained to Presbyterian ministry, 1885. Pastor, Westchester, New York, 1885-1888, Patterson, New York, 1888-1892, New York Avenue Reformed Church, Newark, 1892-1906, Marble Collegiate Church, New York, 1906-1911. Assistant pastor Fifth Avenue.

Connections

Married Edith Hedden, of Orange, New Jersey, June 6, 1888.

father:
Cochran Allen

mother:
Elizabeth (Wilson) Allen

spouse:
Edith Hedden