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Allan, John, 1780?-1834

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

William Galt Account Books

 Collection
Identifier: 01/Mss. MsV Ad98-99 Oversize
Scope and Contents Account books, 1820-1833, of the mercantile firm of William Galt, Sr. and William Galt, Jr. (a distant relative) of Richmond, Virginia. The later account book contains numerous entries concerning John Allan, the foster father of Edgar Allan Poe as well as entries concerning James Galt and "Point of Fork," Fluvanna County, Virginia.

J. H. Cocke Letter to John Allan

 Collection
Identifier: SC 01453
Scope and Contents October 10, 1815 letter from J. H. (John Hartwell) Cocke to John Allan of the House of Ellis and Allan, London about Judge (St. George) Tucker sending an order for items to import.