Samuel Allen, of Windsor & Northampton

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Samuel Allen, of Windsor & Northampton

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Windsor, Hartford , Connecticut
Death: October 18, 1719 (86)
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
Place of Burial: Northampton, Hampshire Co, Mass
Immediate Family:

Son of Samuel Allen, of Braintree, MA; Samuel Allen; Ann Allen, of Braintree, MA and Anne Allen
Husband of Hannah Allen
Father of Hannah Alexander; Joseph Allen; Deacon Samuel Allen, Jr., of Northampton and Mindwell Chapin
Brother of Joseph Allen; Deacon Samuel Allen, II; Mary Frary; James Allen, of Braintree & Chilmark and Sarah Standish
Half brother of Joseph Allen, of Braintree and Abigail Allen

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About Samuel Allen, of Windsor & Northampton

Samuel Allen

  • birth: Nov 10 1632 - Windsor, Hartford, Connecticut
  • death: 18 Oct 1719 Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
  • parents: Samuel Allen (d 1658), Ann
  • wife: Hannah Woodford

Family

Married

  1. 29 Nov 1659 Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United States to Hannah Woodford

12 Children

  1. Hannah Allen Bet 1660 -
  2. Thankful Allen 1664 - 1711
  3. Samuel Allen 1664/5 - 1718
  4. Unknown Allen 1665 - 1665
  5. Sarah Allen 1668 - 1748
  6. Unknown Allen 1670 - Abt 1670
  7. Joseph Allen 1672 - 1703
  8. Chloe Allen 1674 -
  9. Samuel Allen 1675 - 1739
  10. Ebenezer Allen 1678 - ABT 1716
  11. Thomas Allen 1680 - 1754
  12. Mindwell Allen 1683 - 1758

brief biography

"SAMUEL2 ALLEN (Samuel1), b. 1634; m. Nov. 29, 1659, Hannah, dau. of Thomas and Mary (Blott) Woodford of Northampton. Mary Blott was a dau. of Robert. "Samuel Allen came to Northampton in 1657. A public meeting of the settlers held Dec. 19, 1657, assigned him a home lot on King street. The house soon reared upon it, having received at intervals many additions and improvements, stood on the left hand corner of what is now called Edwards street, but formerly by name less historic, viz: Back Lane. In 1659, the house being in readiness, he married the daughter of his next neighbor on the south. This homestead remained in the line of his descendants till 1805, a period of 150 years.(+) He was made freeman 1683. He died in Northampton Oct. 18, 1719."

Sources

  1. A genealogy of Samuel Allen of Windsor, Connecticut and some of his descendants by Willard S. Allen. Published 1876 by Private Printer in Boston .
  2. Ecclesiastical and Other Sketches of Southington, Conn (Google eBook) Heman Rowlee Timlow Case, Lockwood and Brainard Company, 1875 - Southington (Conn.) - 578 pages. page xiii. "Southington Genealogies."

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DEACON SAMUEL ALLEN, JR, (1632-1703) was born in Braintree, Essex, England, and accompanied his father to the Colonies when he was about 2 years old. They settled in Northampton, Massachusetts. His first marriage was to Sarah Partridge in 1658. She died soon after their marriage in 1658. He then married Hannah Woodford on November 29, 1659, in Northampton. They had about ten children during their marriage. They moved to Bridgewater as early as 1660 where he was Deacon. His name appears on a plaque in East Bridgewater commemorating the original town proprietors. He was the second Town Clerk from 1683 to 1702, and served as Representative in 1693. He also participated in many battles with the Indians during Philip’s War. He died on October 18, 1703, in Bridgewater, Massachusetts, at the age of 71, and was buried in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, at the Old Graveyard

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Samuel Allen, of Windsor & Northampton's Timeline

1632
January 8, 1632
of Manchester, Essex, Mass.
November 10, 1632
Windsor, Hartford , Connecticut
1661
February 12, 1661
Age 28
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts, USA
1672
November 23, 1672
Age 40
Sudbury, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA
1675
July 6, 1675
Age 42
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1683
February 4, 1683
Age 50
Northampton, Hampshire County, Massachusetts Bay Colony
1719
October 18, 1719
Age 86
Northampton, Hampshire, Massachusetts
October 1719
Age 86
Northampton, Hampshire Co, Mass