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Elizabeth Hood Allen
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Birth: Feb. 1, 1801
Glasgow City, Scotland
Death: Aug. 8, 1875
Ontario, Canada

Elizabeth Hood was born Feb. 1/16, 1801 Bridgeton, Barony Parish, Lanarkshire, Scotland. She was the daughter of James Hood who is buried at Creemore Cemetery, Simcoe County, Onatio, and his first wife Elizabeth Jones/Jonnes. Elizabeth's brother, William Hood (#61915530), is buried at St. Andrews Cemetery in Lanark County, Ontario. Elizabeth was first married to a Mr. Graham. Her second husband was William Allan. When Elizabeth first emigrated to Canada from Scotland, she lived in Dalhousie Twp., Lanark County, Canada. Because of the rocky soil in Dalhousie Twp., she was part of the settlers (known as The Dalhousie Settlers) who relocated in about 1832 to Simcoe County, Ontario where the soil was better for farming. Elizabeth died on Aug. 8, 1875.

The children of Elizabeth and William could have been:

Hannah Watt Allan (1827-1914)
James Allan (1829-1861)
Margaret Allan (1832-1910)
Agnes Allan (1834-1862)
Mary Allan (1835-1872)
Martha Allan (1837-1915)
Isabella Allan (1839-1861) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  James Hood (1775 - 1859)
  Elizabeth Jones/Jonnes Hood (1777 - 1803)
 
 Spouse:
  William Allen (____ - 1844)
 
 Children:
  Mary Allan Bell (1835 - 1872)*
  Martha Allen Gordon (1837 - 1915)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Hood (1799 - 1874)*
  Elizabeth Hood Allen (1801 - 1875)
  Jean (Jane) Hood Jack (1809 - 1899)**
  Agnes Hood Hill (1811 - 1872)**
  Margaret Hood Hood (1813 - 1871)**
  Isabella Hood Hill (1821 - 1847)**
  Ann Hood McArthur (1823 - 1912)**
  Mary Hood Beecroft (1827 - 1910)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
In Memory of
ELIZABETH HOOD,
Wife of
WILLIAM ALLAN,
Who died
Aug. 8, 1875
Aged 74 yrs
& 6 months.
A Native of
Glasgow Scotland.
 
Burial:
West Essa Cemetery
West Essa
Simcoe County
Ontario, Canada
 
Created by: Jan Darby
Record added: Dec 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 63559494
Elizabeth <i>Hood</i> Allen
Added by: Jan Darby
 
 
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