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William Allen

Male 1790 - 1854  (63 years)


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  • Name William Allen 
    Born 6 February 1790  Copake, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 11 January 1854  Sullivan, Madison County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1850 Federal Census. Sullivan, Madison County, New York
      Roll 526, page 38A
      Wm. Allen, 61, laborer
      Catharine Allen, 59
      Both were born in New York.

      From Onondaga’s Centennial, editor Dwight H. Bruce, Boston History Co., 1806, Vol. II, pages 169-170:
      Nathan D. Allen. Manlius, was born in Cobleskill, Schoharie Co., April 18, 1822. Both his paternal and maternal ancestors were natives of Columbia Co. William Allen was born in Copake, Feb. 6, 1790, and moved to Schoharie Co., when a young man, where he lived until 1825, when the family moved to Oneida Co., locating in the town of Rome. In the fall of 1836, he removed to Onondaga Co., and later moved into the town of Sullivan, where he died Jan. 11, 1854. His wife, Catherine Young, died in 1868, aged 78 years. They had six children: Jeremiah, of Michigan, died Dec. 10, 1893; Margaret, wife of Isaac Haywood, of Michigan, died in 1860; Hannah, wife of Levi Thompson, died in 1853; Mary A., died in infancy; William born Sept. 22, 1831, is married and living in Saint Joseph Co., Mich.; and Nathan D. The latter was educated in the common schools. He was a resident of Sullivan until 1861 and in 1862, he bought a farm of twenty-acres in Manlius, where he has since made his home. Mr. Allen was assessor in 1873-74-75. He has been connected with the Methodist church since 1840 and is trustee and steward, also assistant superintendent of the Sunday school. Dec. 12, 1847, Mr. Allen married Julia A., daughter of the late William D. Little, of Clay. They have two children: Harriet, wife of George A. Cook, of Kirkville; and Etta J., a teacher in the common schools, now living at home."
    Person ID I36906  Schirado
    Last Modified 13 March 2013 

    Family/Spouse Catherine Young,   b. 13 September 1783, Churchtown, Columbia County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1868  (Age 84 years) 
    Children 
     1. Jeremiah Allen,   b. about 1810, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 December 1893, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 83 years)
     2. Margaret Allen,   b. 5 October 1814,   d. 16 January 1868  (Age 53 years)
     3. Mary A. Allen
     4. Nathan D. Allen,   b. about 1822, Cobleskill, Schoharie County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 March 1904  (Age ~ 82 years)
    +5. Hannah Allen,   b. about 1827, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1853  (Age ~ 26 years)
     6. William Allen,   b. 22 September 1831
    Family ID F16920  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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