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Allard, Luther S.

Born: 1823-XX-XX Massachusetts

Flourished: 1854-XX-XX Virginia, Illinois

Luther S. Allard worked as a druggist. He married Sarah F. Payne on October 3, 1849, and the couple would eventually have ten children. In 1850, Allard owned $700 worth of real estate. In 1857, he was elected assessor and treasurer of the town of Virginia in Cass County, Illinois. By 1870, Allard had amassed a personal estate of $3,000 and real estate valued at $9,000.

U.S. Census Office, Seventh Census of the United States (1850), Virginia, Cass County, IL, 41; Newton Bateman and Paul Selby, eds., Historical Encyclopedia of Illinois and History of Cass County, ed. by Charles Æ. Martin (Chicago: Munsell, 1915), 2:833; Illinois Statewide Marriage Index, Cass County, 3 October 1849, Illinois State Archives, Springfield, IL; U.S. Census Office, Ninth Census of the United States (1870), Virginia, Cass County, IL, 5.