Edward Normand (Ned) Allen
(1891 - 1972)
Edward Normand (Ned) Allen was active/lived in Connecticut. Edward Allen is known for artist, politician.
Biography Edward Normand (Ned) Allen
Edward Normand Allen (April 18, 1891 - November 14, 1972), also known as Ned Allen, was an American politician who was the 72nd Lieutenant Governor of Connecticut from 1951 to 1955.
Edward N. Allen was born in Hartford, Hartford County, Connecticut, April 18, 1891. He attended Norwich University and graduated from Yale University. He served in the U.S. Army in the First World War. In 1916 he rode with General Pershing in the expedition into Mexico pursuing rebel Pancho Villa.
From 1920 to 1924, he was Hartford Police Commissioner; later he was head of the Sage-Allen department store. He married Mildred Pomeranz January 4, 1936. From 1947 to 1948, he was mayor of Hartford.
He was elected Lieutenant Governor of Connectic
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