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Joseph Allen, Sr
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Birth: Oct. 14, 1708
Massachusetts, USA
Death: Apr. 4, 1755
Cornwall
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA

Source:Original data: Starr, Edward C.. A history of Cornwall, Connecticut : a typical New England town. New Haven, Conn.: Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., 1926. This source indicates that the cemetery used to be called Ballyhack.

The source for the birth year and death date were from SAR.

He is indicated in the above and in the tombstone photo as the father of Ethan Allen. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Samuel Allen (1665 - 1718)
  Mercy Wright Allen (1669 - 1727)
 
 Spouse:
  Mary Baker Allen (1709 - 1774)*
 
 Children:
  Ethan Allen (1738 - 1789)*
  Heman Allen (1740 - 1778)*
  Heber Allen (1743 - 1782)*
  Ira Allen (1751 - 1814)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
To The
Pioneers
of
Cornwall
1739-1763
of whom
Joseph Allen only is
known to lie here
four of his sons
besides Ethan Allen helped
capture fort ticonderoga

 
Burial:
Allen Cemetery
Cornwall
Litchfield County
Connecticut, USA
 
Created by: Karis
Record added: Sep 08, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 76194672
Joseph Allen, Sr
Added by: Cemetery Hunters
 
 
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Rest in sweet heavenly peace my cousin. Husband of Mary Baker.
- Tami
 Added: Dec. 16, 2015

- Darlene T.
 Added: Jan. 9, 2015
Rest in peace, my cousin.
- Bob Gilbert
 Added: Jul. 18, 2014
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