Thomas Allen was b. 1818 or 1821 - depending on which census you check - in NC.His first wife is unk, but they are known to have had 5 children; Josiah, b. abt. 1848, Nathaniel, b. abt. 1850, Sarah, b. abt .1853, Mary, b. abt. 1857, and Amaniel, b. abt. 1858.He married 2d Sarah Johnson 11/13/1859 in Monroe Co., IN, and they also had 5 children; Sarilda, b. abt. 1861, Stephen, b. abt. 1863, Charlotte Elizabeth, b. 11/16/1866, Samuel, b. 8/5/1868, and Thomas, b. abt. 1874.Charlotte married Pinkney Green Zike 11/5/1887 in Monroe Co., IN; they were my grandparents.Samuel married a sister of Pinkney, America Alice Zike.We would appreciate any additional on Thomas and/or Sarah, and on the children (particularly the first five).Thanks.