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John Hastings Allen, Sr
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Birth: Jan. 15, 1785
Montville
New London County
Connecticut, USA
Death: Mar. 26, 1868
Montville
New London County
Connecticut, USA

John Hastings Allen, Sr. was born in Montville, CT, 15 Jan 1785, the son of Jason Allen, Jr., (1740-1817) and Lydia Allen (1744-1813). He is named after his g-grandmother, Lydia Hastings Allen.
He m. (1) on 3 Jul 1814 Achsa Thompson (1782-ca1824). They had two children, Eunice, b. 1816, m. James Ladd and Jason, bapt. 1823, d. unm.
He m. (2) ca. 1825 Nancy Hill, b. 29 Nov 1794 to Jonathon Hill (1747-1832) and Charlotte Fox (1754-1836). He d. 26 Mar 1868 and she d. 25 Feb 1866. Their gravestone shows the death dates shown here, which are interchanged from those given in a History of Montville, CT, by Henry A Baker, 1896
He was a farmer and lived on a farm later owned by the Town of Montville. He and his wife, Nancy, belonged to the Congregational Church at Montville Center. He was in Capt. West's Company in the War of 1812.
He had four children by his second wife:
1. John Hastings, Jr., b. 25 February 1827; m. Cynthia Dart.
2. Charlotte, b. August 1828; m. Jared Starr Rogers.
3. Samuel Fox, b. 17 June 1831; m. Harriet Lester.
4. William, b. April 1834; m. Eliza Sillman.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Jason Allen (1740 - 1817)
  Lydia Allen (1744 - 1813)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy Hill Allen (1794 - 1866)
 
 Children:
  John Hastings Allen (1827 - 1897)*
  Samuel Fox Allen (1831 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
John H. Allen
Mar. 26, 1868
Age 82
 
Burial:
Raymond Hill Cemetery
Oakdale
New London County
Connecticut, USA
 
Maintained by: Alan MacLane
Originally Created by: John Beckstein
Record added: Jan 22, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 46989021
John Hastings Allen, Sr
Added by: Ted LaFlamme
 
John Hastings Allen, Sr
Added by: Ted LaFlamme
 
John Hastings Allen, Sr
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