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LTC Obed Allen
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Birth: Jul. 8, 1782
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Jun. 5, 1869
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

S/o Nathan Allen and Amy Smith.
Married Caroline Harding, March 23, 1806 in Medfield, MA.
They had 2 children - Caroline and Obed.

William S. Tilden, History of the Town of Medfield Massachusetts - 1650-1886 (Boston; Geo. H. Ellis, Publisher, 141 Franklin Street. 1887 Third Reprinting - 1991), 302. "#92. Obed bought the estate formerly Elijah Allen's, now owned by John Newell, his grandson. He married in 1806 Caroline Harding (69), who died in 1863. He was commissioned as captain in 1812, major in 1814, and lieutenant-colonel in 1815. He served the town as a selectman fourteen years, as treasurer five years, and was schoolmaster 1804-12. He died in 1869."

Catalog of Graves in the Old Section of Vine Lake Cemetery - Medfield, MA (Compiled in 1976), 47. Lot 274, #4, Allen, Obed (Col.), birthdate - Jul. 8, 1782; date of death - Jun. 5, 1869.

Cause of death - disease of heart.

 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Nathan Allen (1753 - 1848)
  Ame Smith Allen (1754 - 1827)
 
 Spouse:
  Caroline Harding Allen (1783 - 1863)
 
 Children:
  Caroline Allen Newell (1806 - 1885)*
  Obed Allen (1808 - 1872)*
 
 Sibling:
  Obed Allen (1782 - 1869)
  Nathan Allen (1784 - 1850)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Vine Lake Cemetery
Medfield
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Lot 274, #4
 
Maintained by: Trisha
Originally Created by: RobMinteer57
Record added: May 29, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90968520
LTC Obed Allen
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