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Elizabeth Allen (Greenway)

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Mildenhall, Wiltshire , England
Death: after April 2, 1685
Manchester-by-the-Sea, Essex, Massachusetts
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John Greenway; John Greenway; Mary Greenway and Mary Elizabeth Greenway
Wife of William Allen and William Allen, of Salem & Manchester
Mother of William Allen/Allin, Sr.; Elizabeth Allen; Onesiphorus Allen; Bethiah Allen; Deborah Allen and 2 others
Sister of Ann Pierce; Ursula Batten; Susanna Wales; Catherine Daniel and Mary Millett

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About Elizabeth Allen

William Allen married (2) by 1634, Elizabeth Greenway, who was admitted to Salem church before the end of 1636; she was living as late as 26 June 1679, when she presented the inventory of her husband's estate; possibly she was the widow Allen granted land at Manchester on 2 April 1685.

They had six known children:

  1. Elizabeth Allen b: SEP 1634 in Salem, Essex, MA. Married 1) John Kettle 2) Samuel Corning
  2. Deborah Allen b: 1637 in Salem, Essex, MA. Married Joseph Buckland.
  3. Bethia Allen b: 19 JAN 1639/40 in Salem, Essex, MA. Died young.
  4. Onesiphorous Allen b: 30 JUN 1642 in Salem, Essex, MA. Married Martha.
  5. William Allen b: BEF 31 MAY 1646 in Salem , Essex, MA. Married Hannah.
  6. Jonathan Allen b: BEF 21 MAY 1649.

notes

"ELIZABETH, 5th known child of John & Mary Greenway, was baptized at Mildenhall, Wiltshire, 2 February 1608[/9]. She married _____ Allen. (This husband may have been WILLIAM ALLEN of Manchester, who by 1634 had second wife Elizabeth.)"

"(Possibly Elizabeth Greenway, b. February 2, 1608, Mildenhall,Wiltshire. In a deposition of 29 July 1642, "Ursly Greenoway" deposed regarding the will of John Bradley of Salem, that he said, "he hadnobody to give his estate but his wife, only some of his clothes &tools he gave to his brother-in-law, William Allen." The latter was William Allen of Manchester, whose 2 wife, whom he married about 1634, was named Elizabeth. As John Greenway had a daughter Elizabeth Allen with Children, & as Ursula Greenway would not otherwise seem to have any reason to be involved in probate matters in Salem, it may be that the second wife of William Allen was Elizabeth Greenway.)"

Sources

  1. Anderson's Great Migration Begins

Links

http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=ryder10&id=I3526

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Elizabeth Allen's Timeline

1609
February 2, 1609
Mildenhall, Wiltshire , England
February 2, 1609
Mildenhall, Wiltshire, England
1618
November 22, 1618
Age 9
Saint Michael, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
1634
July 1634
Age 25
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1637
April 1637
Age 28
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1640
1640
Age 30
Salem, MA
1642
June 30, 1642
Age 33
Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, USA
1646
March 31, 1646
Age 37
Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, United States
1646
Age 36