Leo Elwood Allen Edit Profile
Bachelor of Arts, University of Michigan, 1923.
Taught school, 1922-1924. Clerk Circuit Court of Jo Daviess County, Illinois, 1924-1932. In practice of law 1930-1973.
Member 73d to 86th Congresses from the 16th Illinois District. Chairman Rules Committee, House of Representatives, 80th and 83d Congresses.
Served as sergeant 123d Field Artillery, World War. Mason (33 degree). Elk, I.O.O.F. Club: Galena Golf.
Married Gladys Dahl, May 31, 1924. Children: Dawn Elizabeth, Richard Burns, David Warner, Eleanor Lee, Mary Carole.