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Priscilla Brown Allen
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Birth: 1627
Plymouth
Plymouth County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: 1691
Sandwich
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA

Priscilla Brown is the wife of William Allen of Sandwich.They were married 21 Apr 1649 in Sandwich.

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William Allen of Sandwich, Massachusetts, was greatly persecuted for his
membership in the early Quaker meetings there. He was fined, "and they left him
but one cow", the marshal George Barlow, also took the goodwife's kettle; "Now
Priscilla, how wilt thou cook for thy family and friends? Thee has no kettle.
She answered, George, that God who hears the ravens when they cry will provide
for them. I trust in that God, and I verily believe the time will come when thy
necessity will be greater than mine." This drunken marshal and tool of
Plymouth's blind policy is said to have lived to fulfill abundantly Priscilla
Allen's prophecy. (from The Society of Friends in Barnstable County, Mass -
John Hoag Dillingham)



 
 
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  William Allen (1627 - 1705)
 
Burial:
Spring Hill Cemetery
Sandwich
Barnstable County
Massachusetts, USA
 
Created by: Lawrence H. Grunert
Record added: Aug 09, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74680262
Priscilla <i>Brown</i> Allen
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- deb
 Added: Jan. 31, 2014
R.I.P. to my 8th great Grand Aunt on my Dad's side of our family tree
- sylvia clark
 Added: Nov. 12, 2013
My 7th Great Grand Aunt - you were quite a woman of early Quaker faith!
- Caroline Hoag
 Added: Jul. 24, 2013
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