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Capt James Allen, Jr
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Birth: 1674
Tisbury
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1724
Chilmark
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA

Capt. James Allen, Jr., s. of James Allen and Elizabeth Partridge, b. on or after Feb. 15, 1673/4 at Tisbury, Mass. He d. of record Feb. 14, 1723/4 at Chilmark, Mass., ∆ 50.

On an unrecorded date, James m. Mary Bourn(e), dau. of Shearjashub Bourn(e), Esq. and Bathsheba Skiff, b. Oct. 21, 1678 of record at Sandwich, Mass. She d. May 22, 1722 at Chilmark. According to the History of Martha's Vineyard, James and Mary had eight named children, none of whom have connective birth entries in the published Town of Chilmark or adjoining Town of Tisbury vital records.

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 Parents:
  James Allen (1636 - 1714)
  Elizabeth Partridge Allen (1643 - 1722)
 
 Siblings:
  Amy Allen Hatch (1663 - 1709)*
  Mary Allen Lassell (1665 - ____)*
  Abigail Allen Seabury (1667 - 1733)*
  Ruth Allen Bangs (1670 - 1738)*
  James Allen (1674 - 1724)
  Samuel Allen (1677 - 1755)*
  Joseph Allen (1685 - 1727)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
[HER]E LYES Ye
[BOD]Y OF Mr. JAMES
[ALLEN] AGED About 50
[WHO] DEC'D. FEBry.
[14] 1723

Per town records, James died on Feb. 14, 1723/4, his gravestone not reflecting the double year convention for the month of February prior to the 1752 calendar conversion. On the day James died he was 49 years old, and ∆tatis (i.e., ∆, "Aged," in the XX year of his Age) 50, meaning he was born on or after Feb. 15, 1673/4.
 
Burial:
Chilmark Cemetery
Chilmark
Dukes County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Maintained by: Don Blauvelt
Originally Created by: Janglo
Record added: Jul 28, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 114522267
Capt James Allen, Jr
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Capt James Allen, Jr
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Capt James Allen, Jr
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