HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10
ALLEN F-10 was foaled in 1909, the property of John Black of
HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 was a rich golden sorrel, off hind
stocking, star and snip, with a long mane that always gave a
His extraordinarily long tail touched the ground even
when he was in action.
HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 was also referred to as "ALLEN
THE SECOND" (Biography of the Tennessee Walking Horse-Ben
F-1 sired HUNTERíS ALLEN F-10.
ALLIS, HUNTER ALLEN'S dam, was an unusual 16 hands tall.
ALLIS is described as "well made, strong and good
looking," with a long heavy mane and tail inherited from
The three most prominent male offspring by HUNTER'S ALLEN
F-10 are: BROWN ALLEN, LAST
CHANCE, AND WALKER'S ALLEN.
The great broodmares from HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 are too
numerous to mention.
Perhaps the greatest was ELLA II, dam of HALL ALLEN, SAM
ALLEN and PEARLE.
PEARLE establisher her own dynasty by foaling five
outstanding stallions by MERRY
BOY, the most prominent of which were MERRY MAKER,
REYNOLD'S PRIDE and WHITE MERRY BOY JR.
LEGS F-4 was bred to HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 on at least
Two of the foals died as yearlings.
The one that was left was LAST
For several years it appeared as if LAST
CHANCE would carry the family of HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10
forward in the male line, TROUBLE, son of LAST CHANCE,
won the Stallion Class at the 1940 Celebration, while LAST
CHANCESí daughter, NANCY ANN HENRIXSON, won the two year-old
filly class at the 1947 Celebration.
TROUBLE sired the dam of WGC MACK K'S HANDSHAKER.
The son's of HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 provided the breed with
LAST CHANCE sired LADY CHANCE, the dam
of MERRY WILSON, five times the World Champion Mare.
blood of HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 made another entrance into modern
Walking Horses through MIDNIGHT SUN, whose dam,
RAMSEY'S RENA, was a granddaughter
of the old horse.
Another important point of entry was through MAUDE GRAY,
whose dam, MINNIE BLACK, was sired by HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10.
MAUDE GREY foaled an outstanding mare named LYNNIE GRAY.
LYNNIE GRAY was a double
HUNTER'S ALLEN F-10 offspring.
LYNNIE was by NEAL'S ALLEN by BROWN ALLEN by HUNTER'S
Another great daughter of MAUDE GREY was NELLIE GRAY.
WILSONíS ALLEN sired NELLIE GRAY.
All above information was taken from various passages
from the following: Biography
of the Tennessee Walking Horse by Ben
A. Green and the Echo
of Hoofbeats by Bob