There was a Thomas Allen who traveled with the Boone family.I don't know if this is a connection to your William but Thomas Allen had a sister named Rachel and a brother named William.Thomas was a son of Erasmus Withers Allen, grandson of William Allen Sr., greatgrandson of John Allen.
From "John Chapman of Spotsylvania, Virginia Thomas Powe of Cheraw, South Carolina and Related Families":
From "John Chapman of Spotsylvania, Virginia Thomas Powe of Cheraw, South Carolina and Related Families":Thomas Allen b 9-23-1756 m adopted dau of Daniel Boone (near the Forks of Yadkin River with whome they went to Ky. in 1781)Rowan Co., N.C. Marriages shows a Thomas Allen m 2nd 5-26-1789 Margere Bryan of John And Sarah Bryan who also had a dau, Sarah.Jesse Bryanwitness to the will of Erasmus Withers Allen.Daniel and Rebecca (Bryan) Boone had a sonJesse Bryan Boone and the also reared the children of Rebecca's uncle James Bryan, including dau's Susannah, Mary and Rebecca. Another uncle Morgan Bryan Jr., m a dau. of George Forebush.These people were all neighbors of James and Elizabeth Allen Chapman and must have been friends. comments powered by Disqus