Anson Allen

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Anson Coleman Allen (February 25, 1838 – March 23, 1880) was an American businessman and politician.

Born in Rochester, New York, Allen settled in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and was in the transportation and forwarding business between the western and eastern sections of the United States. He served in the Wisconsin State Assembly in 1879 as a Republican. He died in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.[1][2]


  1. ^ 'Report and Collections of the State Historical Society of Wisconsin for the years,' volume 9, Wisconsin Necrology-1881, pg. 447
  2. ^ 'Wisconsin Blue Book 1879,' Biographical Sketch of Anson Coleman Anson, pg. 499