Officers of the Continental Army. Abraham Allen (N. J.). Ensign of Dye’s Regiment New Jersey Militia; taken prisoner at Bargin Point, 16th January, 1779. Adoniram (S. C.). Captain South Carolina Partisan Rangers, 1780 to 1782. Archer (Va.). Captain Virginia Militia, 1779-1781. Benjamin (Mass.). Sergeant of Gridley’s Regiment Massachusetts Artillery, June to December, 1775; 1st Lieutenant
Z158 WILLIAM and MINERVA ALLEN: of Fredonia, N. Y., had the following ch.: (1) William: d. 1928. He m. and had: (A) Lester R.: d. 1928. (B) Florence, m. James Champlain and has two ch. (2) Henry: m. and had: (A) Tracey: Teacher’s Coll., Stroudsburg, Pa. (B) Anna May: who m. and resides in N.
Y157 WILLIAM RUSSELL ALLEN: now living in St. Louis; m. Florence York in 1905. They had the following ch.: (1) Francis York, b. 1906. (2) Wm. Russell, III, b. 1909. (3) Florence Mary, b. 1918. (4) Ann Russell, b. 1919.
X156 ALLEN: of New York State; had, besides other issue: (1) Florence Adele. (2) George Francis: b. at Fayetteville, N. Y.; m. Angenette Stephenson, at Cicero, N. Y. (A) Francis Ruth: b. 1890; d. in infancy. (B) Eloise Stephenson: b. March 3, 1891; m. 1915, Edwin Donald Beach. (a) Eloise Whitlock: b. April 19, 1916,
W155 WILLIAM HENRY: b. 1816 at Seven Oakes, County Kent, Parish Seal, England. He was the youngest of four brothers and one sister. The sister m. and her descendants still reside at Kent. William joined “The King’s Own 4th Regiment” when 19 and served in Tasmania. Married Mary Mahoney, b. in Ireland. He became a
V154 HENRY ALLEN: was b. about 1800 in Dublin, Ireland, and m. Mary Jane Haney, who was b. about 1814 in Germany (the exact place is not known). They came to America, settled in Pine Grove, Pa., and had the following ch.: (1) John Henry: b. 1836 and d. 1902. (2) George W. (3) William
U153 JEREMIAH ALLEN: M. Olive; had 2 daus. and one s.: (1) Jeremiah: b. 1813, and d. 1861. He m. Paulina Johnson. They had eleven ch. including: (A) William B.: b. 1835 and d. 1908. He m. Harriet Benedict. They had: (a) Ella Elizabeth: b. 1857 and d. 1885; m. Wm. Muggleton; two ch. She
T152 JOHN HENRY ALLEN: was b. 1833 and d. 1888. He m. Matilda Spiller, who was b. 1847 and d. 1904. They had the following ch.: (1) Herbert: b. 1866 and d. 1925. He m. Gertrude Hawes and had: (A) Jennie Hawes: b. 1893; m. Ernest Sabine. (a) Robert, and a dau. b. 1928. (B)
S151 SAMUEL ALLEN: Came to America near the end of the eighteenth century from England, bringing his widowed mother, whose first name is unknown and who returned to England; remarried, gaining a surname that is also unknown. Samuel became a farmer near Carlisle, Cumberland County, Pa. He was twice m. and had a large family.
R150 EBENEZER ALLEN: m. Hannah Bowerman in 1775 and had one son: (1) Francis. He m. Mary Taylor. They had: (A) Charles Milton: who d. 1905. He m. Martha Allinson in 1871 at Burlington, N. J. They had: (a) Charles Francis: b. May 26, 1879. He m. Helen E. Mann in 1911 at Beverly, N.