Their marriage certificate.
(2) They were married in Logan, Utah on September 29, 1909.
Irene's birth certificate, November 13, 1917
Carma (left) and Irene (right)
Dorothy (right) and her friend Rhea
Rhea lived all summer in Swan Lake. Her father died in 1926.
Carma (left) and Opal (right).
Carma (left), Paul, Eunice, and a dog.
Reda and her daughters.
to right, back row: Opal, Carma, Irene, Barbara, and
Dorothy. Front row: Louise, Reda, and Eunice.
Irene's 3rd grade class.
Written on the back of the photo were the
names, some of which were nearly impossible to
Teacher Howard Jessup, Gwen Lewis, Yetine Thomas, Belle Hedley, La Von
Hadley, Ivan Redington, Veldon Martin, Woodrow Sorensen, Ellis Gambles,
and Weldon Mallard. Middle row: Helen Petty, Wilma
Bernice Hadley, Velma Hadley, Annis Matkin, Clarice Thomas, ?, Margaret
Sorensen, Conal Carlson, Agnes Hadley, and Irene Allen.
Andy, Dean Albright, La Vell Henderson, Vivian Hadley, Fred Thomas, and
Another of Irene's school classes, maybe 4th grade, but
Written at the bottom of the photo were the
names. Back row: Woodrow Sorensen, Don
Beckstead, Veldon Martin, Viv Hadley, Wilma Carlson, La Von Hadley,
Hadley, and Margaret Sorensen. 2nd row: ?, La Vell
Andrew Matkin, Ellis Gamble, ?, Clarice Thomas, and Gwen
row: Bernice Hadley, Martel Thomas, Annie Matkin, Russell ?,
Hadley, Liota Matkin, Marjorie Beckstead, and Percy Hadley.
1931: Irene and Clarice Thomas.
Irene and Carma at Swan Lake, Idaho.
Irene didn't have a real swimming suit so this picture always
her (she was concerned that the photo might not be modest).
like they're standing in snow, although Irene didn't remember it being
in the winter.
Irene at the house in Swan Lake.
High school friends.
to right, back: Dorothy Allen, Muriel Fletcher.
Dorothy Madsen, Opal Allen. Front: ?, ?.
The house in
back, at right, is their grandfather's home, Henry Heber Allen, Sr.
Carma, in Logan attending high school.
Friends in back of Grandpa Allen's home.
left is Carma. Front middle is Muriel Fletcher.
Irene and Carma in Swan Lake.
Carma and Opal's seminary graduation, about
Irene's graduation program, May 23,
Carma (right), Mona Davidson (middle), and a friend in
at the Day & Night Beauty School on 151 S. Main in
Family photo, probably taken in 1938-39.
Back row: Barbara, Eunice, Opal, Roland, Irene,
Front row: Louise, Dean, Heber, Reda, Preston,
1938-39: Wagon ride with some of Irene's
On the back of the photo is written: "1938-39
Miss Afton Cunningham". She was one of Irene's fellow
1940-41: The house in Swan Lake, Idaho.
The door on the left side entered the kitchen. The windows in
middle look out from the living room. This was taken some time before
was married 1942.
1942, August: The kitchen in the new house in
(The date for this photo is based on the calendar that can just be seen
at the very left of the photo.)
Allen grandchildren, about 1948.
(4) Left to right, back row: Dale Young, Marolynn Mineer, Elaine
Georgeson, and Melvin Georgeson. Front row: Barbara Mineer, Wayne
Georgeson, and Glenn Young. This is probably at one of the Allen ranch
Another photo, probably taken at the same time.
(4) Left to right: Barbara Mineer, Glenn Young, Wayne Georgeson, Dale
Young, Melvin Georgeson, Marolynn Mineer, and Elaine Georgeson.
Reda, about 1950.
Eunice and her friend Evelyn from Preston.
They were beauticians together.
Barbara and Elwood Chambers.
Carma and Arthur Mineer.
Carma and baby (name?).
Louise, her husband Bob Hammond, and their
Roland and Margaret.
Irene thinks she made the cake.
1959: Golden wedding anniversary
1959, August 23: Their anniversary
Golden anniversary family photo.
(4) Left to right, Back row: Paul, Dean, Opal,
Preston. Middle row: Louise, Dorothy, Barbara,
Carma, Irene. Front row: Heber, Reda.
Reda, Heber, and their children.
Irene and Howard Young are 7th and 8th from the left on the back row.
Heber, Reda, and their grandchildren.
Glenn Young is 4th from the left on the back row.
Heber, taken the day before he died.
Heber's Obituary, February 1963:
His funeral program:
Reda and her children.
Reda with her sons
and her daughters.
Reda's funeral program.
1980: Allen family photo?
The photo was developed in Aug. 1980, so this is probably summer of
Heber and Reda's gravestone in the Richmond, Utah cemetery
1) Unless otherwise noted, all photos and comments are from
(Allen) Young and were scanned by Matthew Young on October 2 &
2) Scanned in April, 2005 by Matthew and Quinn Young from
in Quinn's possession.
3) Photographed in April, 2005 by Matthew Young.
4) Scanned on December 19, 2005 by Matthew Young from Carma
(Allen) Mineer's photo albums.