1838–1878

Feb­ru­a­ry 15, 1838, Westford, New York.

Oc­to­ber 18, 1878, Cooperstown, New York.

Lakewood Ce­me­te­ry, Cooperstown, New York.

Known as a teacher, composer and musical writer, Allen edited and compiled collections of music for schools and churches, containing many of his own compositions. For some time, he edited the New York Musical Ga­zette, and taught music in the public schools of Cleve­land, Ohio.

His works in­clude:

  1. Christ Is Born Today
  2. Christ, the Lord, Is Risen Today
  3. Denmark
  4. Greatorex
  5. He Is Coming Out to Meet Us
  6. Jotham
  7. Lazio
  8. Mallorca
  9. Penang
  10. Tree of Life, The