Resby Allen (1914 - 1983)



Resby Allen’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Resby so that their life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Resby’s biography.

Resby Allen Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Resby Allen and their immediate Allen family. Add to Resby Allen's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with their family and other genealogy hobbyists.



Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Resby.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Resby Allen? Add burial and funeral information.


Last Known Residence

Opa Locka, Miami-Dade County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy


Add family members


Did Resby finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Resby attend? Add education.


Share what Resby did for a living or if they had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Resby Allen is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name



Unknown. Add Resby's ethnicity.


Unknown. Add Resby's nationality.


Unknown. Was Resby a religious person? Add Resby’s religion

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Resby during various points of their life.


1914 - In the year that Resby Allen was born, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

1924 - When this person was only 10 years old, J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

1941 - When this person was 27 years old, on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

1967 - When this person was 53 years old, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

1983 - In the year of Resby Allen's passing, "crack" cocaine was developed in the Bahamas and spread to the United States. Previously, cocaine had been cut with other substances, diluting it. Crack was 80% pure and therefore was more addictive. It was also cheaper, making it more easily available to low income neighborhoods.

Resby Allen Family Tree

Who was Resby’s parents? Did they get married and did they have children? Share Resby’s family tree to share their legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Resby's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Resby Allen
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Resby's family tree by clicking here.


This obit of Resby Allen is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to their obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Resby Allen passed away in December 1983 at age 69. There is no listed cause of death. Resby was born on April 20, 1914. We are unaware of information about Resby's family. We know that Resby Allen had been residing in Opa Locka, Miami-Dade County, Florida.


What do you remember about Resby Allen? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about them. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Resby is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Resby Allen


Other Biographies