Joseph Allen, of Deerfield,CT

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Joseph Allen

Birthplace: Deerfield, Franklin, Ma
Death: Died in Cornwall, Litchfield Co, Ct
Place of Burial: Cornwall, Litchfield Co, Conn
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Allen, of Northampton, MA & Coventry,CT and Mercy Allen
Husband of Mary Allen
Father of Col. Ethan Allen (Continental Army); Captain Heman Allen [not Herman]; Lydia Finch; Heber Allen; Levi Allen and 9 others
Brother of Nehemiah Allen; Mercy Root; Nehemiah Allen; Mary Allen Smalley Galpin; Hester Allen and 7 others

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About Joseph Allen, of Deerfield,CT

Joseph Allen b. in Deerfield, Mass., Oct. 14, 1708; m. in Woodbury, Ct., March 11, 1736-37, Mary Baker, dau. of John Baker. He d. in Cornwall, Ct., April 4, 1755.

They had, among other children:

  1. Gen. Ethan Allen of Revolutionary fame, b. in Litchfield (?), Ct., Jan. 10, 1737; m. first, in Woodbury, Ct., by Rev. Daniel Brinsmade, of (Judea Parish) Woodbury, Ct., June 23, 1762, Mary Bronson, dau. of Richard Bronson. She d. in Sunderland, Vt., 1783; buried in Arlington, Vt. He m. second, in Westminster, Vt., Feb. 9, 1784, Mrs. Frances Buchanan. She was b. April 4, 1760. He d, in Burlington, Vt., Feb. 12, 1789. He had five children by first wife and three by second. Gen. Allen paid Rev, Mr. Brinsinade four shillings as a marriage fee


  1. A Genealogy of Samuel Allen of Windsor, Connecticut: And Some of His Descendants  By Willard S. Allen. Page 6
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Joseph Allen, of Deerfield,CT's Timeline

October 14, 1708
Deerfield, Franklin, Ma
January 10, 1738
Age 29
Litchfield, Litchfield, Connecticut, USA
October 15, 1740
Age 32
Cornwall, Litchfield County, Connecticut, United States
April 6, 1742
Age 33
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.
April 4, 1743
Age 34
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.
January 16, 1745
Age 36
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.
April 2, 1747
Age 38
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.
December 10, 1748
Age 40
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.
April 21, 1751
Age 42
Cornwall, Litchfield Co., CT.