|Birth: ||Feb. 28, 1789|
|Death: ||Oct., 1851|
Wife of John Easter Allen.
Rachel (McDaniel) Allen is the daughter of Hugh McDonald/McDaniel (b about 1760, d 9-24-1827) and Rebecca Rogers (b about 1761, d about 1840) They lived in South Carolina and settled in Pulaski County, KY. (The name "McDonald" was their original Irish surname, but they also used the name "McDaniel.").
Rachel's father, Sgt. Hugh McDonald/McDaniel served in the Revolutionary War (3rd S. Carolina Regiment of Colonel Thompson).
Parents Hugh and Rebecca were married 9-22-1778 in Fairfield, SC.
Rachel siblings (with spouse names) are:
Ann "Annie" b 1790 (married John Mills)
Jane (married George Kinder Turpin in Wayne Co, KY)
Nancy (married Dabney Harris from Indiana 8-6-1812, Pulaski Co, KY)
Andrew McDonald (married Patsy Cox 2-15-1815, Pulaski Co, KY)
Martha (married Thomas Kissel 9-11-1822, Wayne Co, KY)
Margaret "Peggy" (married John Roberts 12-20-1821 Wayne Co, KY)
Rebecca (married Ephraim Cain 03-06-1828, Pulaski Co, KY)
Rachel McDaniel married John Easter Allen on March 12, 1804 in Pulaski County, Somerset, KY. Children of John and Rachel (McDaniel) Allen (all born in Pulaski County, Somerset, Kentucky):
John "Jack" Allen (b abt 1808 - d abt 1880)
Nancy Jane Allen (b 1-5-1809 - d 3-26-1878) (Married James Allen)
William McDaniel Allen (b 8-1-1812) (Married Elizabeth Logan)
Samuel Allen (b 8-3-1817 - d 3-3-1895) (Married Mary Norville/Norvell)
Polly Allen (b 1819 - d 1865) (Married George Saunders)
James Fountain Allen (b 12-1-1822) (Married Julena K. Saunders)
Valentine Allen (or Voluntine W.) (b 6-27-1825 - d 11-15-1916) (Married Mildred M. Saunders) Children all born in KY (FamilySearchOrg 1880 US Census): Rebecca Elizabeth (Allen) Gover (b 11-13-1853); James H. (b abt 1856), David T. (b 9-16-1858); Allie (b abt 1862); Henry (b abt 1866); Mamie (b abt 1869); Amie (b abt 1871)
David Allen (b 1829) (Married Matilda Cundiff; Later married Sophey Massey)
Elizabeth "Lizzie" Allen (b abt 1833 - d 8-19-1879 Kearney, Clay Co, MO) (Married William Fore, a farmer, son of Jesse and Nancy Fore) Children: Mary Jane, Rachel, C. Victoria, John Manson, Samuel, Archie, Alice, Martha, Kate)
John Easter Allen (1783 - 1857)*
Nancy McDaniel Allen Allen (1809 - 1878)*
Samuel Allen (1817 - 1895)*
Created by: MO
Record added: Aug 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 74942798
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