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Minister

Perry S. Allen, American minister.

Background

Allen, Perry S. was born on July 4, 1854 in near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States. Son of Richard Boyd and Mary Van Derland (Stoops) Allen.

Education

Graduated from the University of Wooster, Ohio, 1874, Western Theological Seminary, 1877. Doctor of Divinity, University of Omaha, 1902.

Career

Ordained Presbyterian ministry, 1877. Pastor Edenburg, Pennsylvania, 1877-1878, Sharon, 1878-1882, Warren, 1882-1887, Saratoga Springs, New York, 1887-1892. President.

Connections

Married Mary T. Kinter, November 8, 1877 (died 1890). Married second, Virginia Gertrude Oliver, June 2, 1894.

father:
Richard Boyd Allen

mother:
Mary Van Derland (Stoops) Allen

spouse:
Mary T. Kinter

spouse:
Virginia Gertrude Oliver