Bio: Allen, William C.
Surnames: Allen, Burns, Bunn
----Source: Winona Daily Republican Tuesday, March 21, 1876 Page: 3
On Wednesday, March 15, Mr. Wm. C. Allen, former treasurer of Clark County, was arrested in the village of Neillsville on a charge of embezzling twenty thousand dollars belonging to the county of Clark. Mr. Allen appeared before Judge Bunn and gave bail for his appearance at the next term of Court. Mr. Allen was County Treasurer of Clark County for about three years, and, it is claimed that when he turned his office over to his successor he failed to turn over all the money in his hands. Mr. Allen denies this, and the Court will have to decide it.
1870 Federal Census July 6th, Pine Valley, Clark, Wisconsin, pg. 24
Thomas Burns, 43 yr. old white male
Dwelling 176, Family 168
Real Estate Value: $500
Thomas Burns M 43 (1827) Ireland, mother and father both foreign born
William C. Allen M 24 (1846) Canada West, Estate: $400, Personal Estate: $1,000, mother and father both foreign born
S. J. Allen F 22 (1848) Ohio, Keeping House
J. S. Allen M 9 months, (Aug 1869) Wisconsin, at home
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