Rev. John Allan

 Pastor & Professor

Born:April 21,1788, England
Died:November 14, 1843, Madison County, AL
Buried:Maple Hill Cemetery, Huntsville, AL
Father of:Rev. William T. Allan


•  Professor at Green Academy.

•  Married to Nancy Hodge (April 14, 1785 - July 24, 1841)

•  He was the first pastor of First Presbyterian Church in Huntsville.

•  "By 1822, the church had grown sufficiently to purchase land and build its first meeting house on a lot at the corner of Gates Avenue and Lincoln Street, a site that the church has occupied ever since. The first installed pastor, Dr. John Allan, was called the next year and continued to serve the church until his death twenty years later." - First Presbyterian Church History

Related Links:

• - Maple Hill Cemetery Stroll

•  First Presbyterian Church (Originally found at browse-hhcol.php?a=place&pl=307 Gates Avenue SE.)

•  First Presbyterian Church History - First Presbyterian Church History (Originally found at

•  John Allan Bio - Includes photograph

The Following Pages Link to this Page:
•  Rev. William T. Allan