Genealogy of Moses and Esther (Chapin) Allen Family

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         Ch. of B. Moses and Esther (Chapin) Allen.
         a. Moses: b. 1790; m., 1812, Nancy Kingsbury; b. 1792. He d.
            in Enfield, 1816; she d., 1879, in Grand Rapids, Mich. (One
            son, George Washington, b. Sept. 17, 1813; m., 1837, Jennett
            Noble, b. in New Milford, Conn, 1816; d. in Grand Rapids,
            Mich., 1859. He m., second, 1864, Mrs. Elizabeth Bradford
            (Fales) Church. He d. in Grand Rapids, Mich., 1898. There
            were George Roderick, b. 1844; Stanley Noble, b. 1847; Arthur
            Kingsbury, b. 1849; Henry Gilbert, b. 1852, and two daus. by
            first m.).
         b. Gilbert: b. Nov. 29, 1800; m., 1823, Caroline Owen; b. in Granby,
            Conn.; d. Sept., 1840. He d. 1856. Was county sheriff many
            years. They had Gilbert, b. 1825, d. 1848, in Hartford; James
            Olcott, b. 1826 (who m., 1848, Emma Gloriana Thompson, b.
            in Penfield, N. Y., 1828; d. 1859. He m., second, 1862, Mrs.
            Aurelia (Morgan) Adams. He d. in Springfield, Mass., 1897.
            By the first m. there were 2 daus. Frederic Owen, b. 1833, unm.,
            d. 1891; Edward Luther, b. 1835; m., 1860, Jennie C. Wells, b.
            1836, d. 1862. He m., second, in 1865, Marietta Holcomb. She
            d. 1907. There was one son (George, b. 1862) by the first marriage
            and two daus.
         c. Clarendon: b. 1804, d. 1837, unm.
         d. Olcott: b. 1806; m., 1828, Mary Spaulding; b. 1810. She d.
            1834. He m., second, Apr. 27, 1837, Lucy Ann Parsons; b. in
            Enfield, 1812. He d. in Hartford, 1872. There were three ch.
            by the first m.: Edward Payson, b. 1832 (who m. in 1865, and
            had one dau., Grace, b. 1866), and others. There were three
            children by the second m.: Francis Olcott, b. 1840 (m. in Chicago,
            1862; Isabella C. Jones, and had Harris Hall, Clarence
            Jones, Bessie Cynthia. He m., second, 1870, Elizabeth H. Dulles
            and had Margaret Dulles, Francis Olcott, b. 1874, and Joseph
            Heathy Dulles), William Eben, b. 1843, and Annie Parsons. b.
         h. Roderick: b. 1810; m., 1835, Sophronia Rebecca Pease; b. 1816.
            He d. 1840. They had Charles Hoover, b. 1837, d. 1839, and
            Charles Roderick, b. 1840; m., 1869, Mrs. Mary (Grant) Allen.
            He d. in Brooklyn 1898. Last named couple had Roderick Grant,
            b. May 29, 1871, and Elsie.

MLA Source Citation:

Seaver, Jesse Montgomery. Allen Family Records. American Historical-Genealogical Society, 1929. Web. 20 January 2015. - Last updated on Nov 3rd, 2012



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