William Allen

American politician William Allen

William Allen was an Democratic Representative, Senator and 31st Governor of Ohio. He moved to the U.S. state of Ohio after his parents died, residing in Chillicothe, Ohio. He was of Quaker ancestry, was admitted to the bar at 21, and began his career as politician in the Democratic Party at a young age. Allen supported "popular sovereignty" and the presidential candidacy of Lewis Cass, identifying himself as a "Peace Democrat" and opposing the U.S.
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11 July 1879
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SCHOLASTIC FOOTBALL: Boyertown bashes William Allen - The Mercury
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But it was hard not to be happy after a season-opening, 52-8 non-league football win over William Allen Friday night at J. Birney Crum Stadium. The winners ran for over 500 yards --- including 228 by Jared Von Dohren, 120 by Max Marcus,
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WAW House has new hours - Emporia Gazette
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New operating hours have been announced for the William Allen White House State Historic Site, according to a press release from Teresa Jenkins, public information officers for the Kansas Historical Society. The house will be open from 11 am to 5 pm
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FOOTBALL PREVIEW: Nowhere to hide for Boyertown after surprising 2010 - The Mercury
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Boyertown wasn't expected to be in the Pioneer Athletic Conference mix of things last season, not even after putting up 91 points in a pair of non-league, lopsided laughers over William Allen and Twin Valley
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ARNOLD v. GEORGIA - Leagle.com
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William Allen Arnold appeals the judgment of the district court dismissing his complaint as amended on alternative grounds: (1) Arnold failed to comply with a court order; (2) the complaint failed to state a claim for relief
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Foreigner to get new singers — 24 of them — for Allentown Fair - Allentown Morning Call
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Members of the William Allen Chorale, an audition-based show choir at Allen High School, will join Foreigner on its hit ballad "I Wanna Know What Love Is." Foreigner uses high school choruses for the song in many of its tour stops
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Former teacher accused of having sex with student - phillyBurbs.com
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A 39-year-old former William Allen High School teacher pleaded not guilty Thursday to a single charge of corruption of a minor. Gabrielle S. Marvelli of Quakertown appeared at a formal arraignment before Lehigh County Judge Maria Dantos
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Former teacher pleads not guilty in underage sex case - WFMZ Allentown
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Police said she had sex with a student a week shy of his 18th birthday while she was a teacher at William Allen High School. Officials in the Allentown School District said Marvelli, 38, is no longer employed by the district
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Sandy Allen, Chris Lockett - Shelby Star
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About the bride-elect: Sandy is the daughter, of the late James William Allen and the late Fannie Ruth Russell Allen, formerly of Shelby. She is the granddaughter of the late Preston Allen and Margaret Shade Allen. She is a graduate of Shelby High
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Humberto splashes Cenla - Alexandria Town Talk
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Melinda Martinez/The Town Talk William Allen of Alexandria didn't waste any time before going fishing Thursday in Hynson Bayou in City Park, knowing that fishing is good during storms. His hunch proved right as he caught a few large fish using ham as
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Emporia event to honor authors - Topeka Capital Journal
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By The Capital-Journal Two children's book authors will be recognized at the William Allen White Book Awards festivities on Sept. 24, according to Emporia State University officials. The winners were selected by school-children
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For artist-in-residence Slawson, RMNP is like a dream - Estes Park Trail-Gazette
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Artist-in-residence Brian Slawson shows a painting of the Rockies from last winter, on the porch of the William Allen White cabin. ( Juley Harvey ) Oil painter Brian Slawson, from Kansas, has journeyed to Rocky Mountain
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Young Inventors Create, Innovate, Learn at Science Camp - Patch.com
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The camp offers a cross-discipline look at the sciences, explained Kucklinca, who teaches environmental science at William Allen Middle School. Camp Invention has a national curriculum, and Moorestown's will follow the Spark plan
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William Allen - Hartford Courant
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William Allen is a major historical figure in Pennsylvania who is known for several accomplishments including Mayor of Philadelphia, Cheif Justice of Pennsylvania, founder of Allentown, and establishing the Mount Airy section of Philadelphia
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'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' Flies Into Moorestown - Patch.com
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The Moorestown Theater Company took a ride in the "Chitty Chitty Bang Bang" car during the town's Fourth of July parade to promote their show, which runs July 14-23 at the William Allen Middle School. When Chitty Chitty Bang Bang's
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Broadview Heights officers recognized for life-saving work - Plain Dealer
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When William Allen's vehicle careened into the Route 82 median May 7, his fate was placed squarely in the hands of local safety personnel and their professional experience. With fast thinking and quick action, the four Broadview Heights police officers
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  • 1879
    At the close of his administration, he retired to private life at Fruit Hill, where he died in 1879.
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  • 1875
    He unsuccessfully sought a second two-year term in an 1875 election.
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  • 1874
    Allen retired to his farm, "Fruit Hill", which had belonged to his father-in-law, and fellow Ohio Governor, Duncan McArthur, near Chillicothe, Ohio. Allen did not return to public service for nearly a quarter century, until he served as Governor of Ohio from 1874 to 1876.
  • 1837
    He served as United States Senator from Ohio from 1837 to 1849, losing a bid for a third term in 1848.
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  • 1833
    Allen served as United States Representative from Ohio from 1833 to 1835, losing his bid for re-election.
  • 1819
    Allen was born in Edenton, North Carolina and moved to Chillicothe, Ohio in 1819, after his parents' death.
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