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Hezekiah Allen
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Birth: Oct. 6, 1807
Montgomery County
New York, USA
Death: Sep. 21, 1891
Wells County
Indiana, USA

Son of Ebenezer Allen (1778-??) & Abigail Slocum (1777-1825) who were born and married in Rhode Island and moved to New York in the late 1790s. They are credited with having 15 children.

Hezekiah was married and widowed three times.
His was first married on 10 Nov 1836 in Trumbull Co, OH to Sarah Rinear, the daughter of Edmond Rinear (1788-1869) & Mary Ann Norcross (1790-??). Sarah died in 1853.
Children: Jonathan, Mary Jane, Ransom, Isaac, Hannah, Rhoda, and Elizabeth.

He married second Elizabeth Harshman on 18 Oct 1855. Both of their children died in infancy and Elizabeth died before 1860, probably with their second child.
Children: Ida Beverly and Jasper Newton

Hezekiah's third wife was Mary Ann Jennings, the widow of John H. Reed. Online marriage collections erroneously show the marriage as taking place in January 1863 in Wells Co, Indiana, however, according to the 1860 census, they were married before July 25, 1860. She is buried with her first husband in the Old Ossian Cemetery.
They had one child: Emma E., born December 1863 who married William Purley Scott in 1883.
 
 
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 Spouses:
  Sarah Rinear Allen (1820 - 1853)
  Elizabeth Harshman Allen (1823 - 1859)
  Mary Ann Jennings Allen (1822 - 1884)
 
 Children:
  Jonathan Allen (1837 - 1889)*
  Ransom Allen (1842 - 1919)*
  Isaac Allen (1844 - 1926)*
  Hannah Allen (1847 - 1858)*
  Rhoda Allen (1851 - 1854)*
  Ida Beverly Allen (1856 - 1857)*
  Jasper Newton Allen (1858 - 1858)*
  Emma E. Allen Scott (1863 - 1917)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Prospect Cemetery
Uniondale
Wells County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Lee Ann
Originally Created by: ME
Record added: Jul 27, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20657772
Hezekiah Allen
Added by: Sue Allen
 
Hezekiah Allen
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Added by: Sue Allen
 
 
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- In Loving Memory Of My Beloved Son Gary
 Added: Jul. 23, 2012
In memory
- Sue Allen
 Added: Aug. 22, 2010
 
 
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