Sarah Caroline Kinlaw Allen's death certificate is on file in the Robeson County Court Records. According to her marriage bond on file in NC Archives, she married Dockery C. Allen on 12 March 1868. The bond states she was a daughter of William and Emily Kinlaw. According to Sarah 's death certificate, she was buried in the Allen Cemetery. However her gravemarker is in the Zion's Tabernacle Baptist Churchyard.
Sarah and Dockery had 5 children: 1. Florence Allen( 1870- ) 2.Lloyd Allen (1873 - died infancy) 3. Sarah Ann Catherine Allen(1875 - ) 4. Lenora "Nora" Allen (1877 - ) 5. Phairabe Caroline Allen (1882-1960)married Thomas Baker Roberts (1879-1966).