About Ina Leona Higgason
INA LEONA HIGGASON was born July 20, 1882 in Cedar, Mahaska Co., Iowa, and died Aug. 29, 1960 at the Shane Nursing Home in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Burial was in Zearing Cemetery, Zearing, Iowa. She married LOAMI CRESSIE ALLEN, son of Esau Anderson Allen and Desty Elzira McDowell. He was born Jan. 20, 1879 in Wapello Co., Ia. and died Nov. 14, 1938 in Zearing, Ia. The 1940 census shows the recently widowed Ina, 57, and son Dale, 28, as Franklin County, Iowa residents but visiting her sister Hazel in Sioux Falls, South Dakota.
More About LOAMI CRESSIE ALLEN:
Went by his middle name
Children of INA HIGGASON and CRESSIE ALLEN are:
i. WYNBURN BRUCE ALLEN, b. April 27, 1905, Zearing, Ia., d. March 10, 1949, Zearing, m. Blanch Falen, Served in military 1927-30. Child: Donna Mae Allen.
ii. ARLO ESAU ALLEN, b. April 29, 1907, Zearing, d. Feb. 4, 1952 Hampton, Ia., m. Helen Corning, had three children.
iii. MILO REX ALLEN, b. Aug. 8, 1909, Zearing, d. aft 1960, m. Alice Neva Stockdale, had three children.
iv. DALE CHESTER ALLEN, Denver, Co., b. abt 1912 in Minnesota, d. aft 1960, m. Loretta Rachel Leonard, had three children.
v. LYLE CRESSIE ALLEN, Marion, d. aft 1960, m. Loretta Lavonne Vincent, had two children.