|Death: ||Mar. 4, 1859|
Prince William County
Mary (Knapton) Allen was born in Oxfordshire, England to William and Rebecca Knapton. Her siblings were: Sarah, John (died in infancy), Rebecca (died in infancy), Elizabeth Rebecca and William.
Her maternal grandparents are unknown. Her paternal grandparents were William and Hannah "Anne" (??) Knapton.
In December 1846, she married Benjamin Allen, the son of John and Sarah (Foster) Allen. They would have three daughters and one son;
Mrs. Ann E. "Annie" Sayers
Mrs. Sarah Haines
Mr. John Allen
Ms. Mary Allen
On 5 Jan 1857, the family arrived in New York. However, young John had passed away during the voyage. The family eventually settled in Prince William County, Virginia.
Sadly, not long after, on 4 March 1859, Mary passed away from Dysentery.
Benjamin Allen (1824 - 1878)*
Ann Elizabeth Allen Sayers (1849 - 1899)*
Sarah Allen Haines (1852 - 1921)*
John Allen (1854 - 1856)*
Mary Allen (1857 - 1865)*
Created by: Shonda Sayers Feather
Record added: Dec 31, 2008
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