Genealogy of William Allen Family
I131 WILLIAM ALLEN: b. in England; came to America in 1638, and lived in
Salisbury, Mass.; m. Ann Goodale, by whom he had 11 ch.
I132 BENJAMIN ALLEN: b. 1652; m., first, Mrs. Rachel Wheeler; m., 2nd,
Hopestill Leonard; served in King Philip's War in 1678; father of
14 ch., including
I133 JEREMIAH ALLEN: had 14 ch., including
I134 BENJAMIN ALLEN: whose s. was
I135 BARNABAS ALLEN: served in the Revolutionary War.
I136 REUBEN ALLEN: who had
I137 PHILEMON ALLEN: d. 1866; had
I138 CLARK ALLEN: m. (2nd) Emeline Whipple; 3 ch. by 1st w. and 6 by 2nd.
(1) Elliott: d. y.
(2) Charles: d. y.
(3) Alta: b. 1863; m. Frank Hamil, 1897.
(4) Marion John: m. Mary Ray, 1900.
(A) Marion: now (1929) studying for his master's degree in
(B) Florence: a college grad.; engaged in the teaching profession
near Kansas City.
(C) Doris: b. 1910; student at the Tulsa, Okla., University.
(D) John: b. 1912; also a student at the university.
(5) Mary Jane: twin sister of Marion; b. 1867; m. Charles Hatch,
of Canada. Issue.
(A) Elizabeth: b. 1894.
(B) Marion: b. 1896; a journalist near N. Y. City.
(C) John: b. 1897; m. Birdie Campbell; lives in Dallas, Tex.;
engaged in automobile business.
(D) Clark: b. 1899; d. 1918.
(E) Mary: b. 1903; m. Ernest Ames, of Calif., 1929.
(6) Helen: b. 1869. Just retired after 35 years as a teacher in New
York schools. Add.: 31 Erie St., Brockport, N. Y.
(7) Phebe: b. 1871; spent 29 years in school work, the last years
serving as principal.
(8) George Clark: b. 1874; d. y.
(9) Gertrude: twin sister of George Clark. After many years of
teaching in New York, New Jersey and Winnipeg is now
teaching in Cleveland, Ohio. Add.: 17721 Neff Road, Cleveland,