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Desire Cushman Allen
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Birth: Sep. 18, 1710
Attleboro
Bristol County
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 1810
Wrentham
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA

Desire Cushman Foster Allen was an Mayflower descendant. The ancestry can be traced back to the Mayflower's Isaac Allerton. The Line of descent is Isaac Allerton's daughter Mary Allerton (1616-1699) married Thomas Cushman; their son Thomas Cushman (1637-1726 married Abigail Titus; their son Samuel Cushman (1687-1766) married Fear Corser; and their daughter Desire Cushman (1710-1810) married Ebenezer Foster 17 Sep 1730 in Attleborough, who died 18 June 1749 from consumption in Rhode Island. About 1750 she married John Allen of Bristol County, Massachusetts. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Cushman (1687 - 1766)
  Fear Corser Cushman (1685 - 1767)
 
 Spouse:
  Ebenezer Foster (1709 - 1749)*
 
 Children:
  Huldah Foster Cheever (1731 - 1811)*
  Marcy Foster Peck (1734 - 1806)*
  Fear Foster Peck (1737 - 1778)*
  Samuel Foster (1743 - 1825)*
 
 Siblings:
  Desire Cushman Allen (1710 - 1810)
  Marcy Cushman Fuller (1712 - 1797)*
  Jacob Cushman (1720 - 1796)*
  Bartholomew Cushman (1726 - 1736)*
  Jemimah Cushman (1729 - 1736)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

In memory of Mrs.
DESIRE ALLEN,
(Relict of Mr.
John Allen
formerly the wife of
Mr. Ebenezer Foster)
who died Nov. 27th
1810 aged 100 years
1 month & 28 days.

Blessed are the dead who die
in the Lord, for they rest from
their labours & their works do
follow them.


 
Burial:
Gerould Cemetery
Wrentham
Norfolk County
Massachusetts, USA
Plot: Section B Lot 31
 
Created by: Leah
Record added: Dec 04, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45092214
Desire <i>Cushman</i> Allen
Added by: Dave Peck
 
Desire <i>Cushman</i> Allen
Added by: Dave Peck
 
Desire <i>Cushman</i> Allen
Added by: Dave Peck
 
 
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