Maryon Pittman Allen

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Maryon Pittman Allen
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United States Senator
from Alabama
In office
June 8, 1978 – November 7, 1978
Preceded by James Allen
Succeeded by Donald Stewart
Personal details
Born (1925-11-30) November 30, 1925 (age 92)
Meridian, Mississippi, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Joshua Mullins (1946–1959)
James Allen (1964–1978)
Children 3
2 stepchildren
Alma mater University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa
Religion Churches of Christ

Maryon Pittman Allen (born November 30, 1925) is an American journalist. She served as United States Senator from Alabama for five months in 1978, after her husband, Senator James B. Allen, died in office.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Women Representatives and Senators by Congress, 95th Congress, 1977–1979", Women in Congress, Office of the Clerk of the U.S. House of Representatives, retrieved March 4, 2012