Church of Christ.
Father: George C. Allen
Mother: Mary Ethel Browning
Wife: Marjorie Jo Stephens (m. 16-Mar-1940, d. 1956)
Son: James Allen, Jr.
Wife: Maryon Allen (US Senator, m. 7-Aug-1964 until his death)
University: BA, University of Alabama
Law School: University of Alabama Law School
US Senator, Alabama 3-Jan-1969 to 1-Jun-1978
Lieutenant Governor of Alabama (1963-67)
Lieutenant Governor of Alabama (1951-55)
Alabama State Senate (1946-50)
Alabama State House of Representatives (1938-42)
Hernia Operation (4-Dec-1972)