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Orrin C Allen


 

Sessions

Session Position District Party
1887-1888 48 Republican
1889-1890 48 Republican
 Counties   Venango, Warren

Biography

1840 - 1914

Born in Russellburg; Pine Grove, Warren County, May 1, 1840, the brother of Col. Harrison Allen; the Senator attended Jamestown and Randolph Academies; studied law under Scofield and Brown, Warren, Pa.; joined the county bar in 1864 and was immediately elected District Attorney.  He served as Postmaster of Warren, 1877-1895.  Allen married Maria Cordelia Cook and died at Russellburg, Warren County, July 15, 1914; interred at Pine Grove Cemetery.