I am a descendant of John R Allen, b. abt 1765 in probably Fairfax Co., VA; m. abt. 1793 to Mary Dawson in VA; moved to TN abt. 1810-1815 and died in Sevier Co., TN abt 1835.
His chidlren were:Sanford C, b. 1794; Mary, b. abt. 1796; John, b. abt 1798; Elizabeth, b. abt 1800; Nancy, b. 4 May, 1805; Alfred, b. abt 1808; Emilla, b. abt 1810; Absalom Roe, b. 26 Aug, 1812; Delilah, b. 20 Sept, 1813; Jane, b. 26 Oct, 1814; James, b. abt 1818; and Bethel, b. abt 1824.
Sanford C Allen married Lydia Oldham.Mary Allen married Baalam Dockery.Elizabeth Allen married John Long.Nancy Allen married George Long.Alfred Allen married Elizabeth Fox.Emilla Allen married Eli McMaHan, Jr.Absalom Roe Allen married Elizabeth Abigail Duggan.Delilah Allen married Henry Connatser, II.Jane Allen married her sister Elizabeth's widow, John Long, after Elizabeth's death in 1834.And, Bethel Allen married Jane ?.
These were all residents of Sevier Co., TN, although there was some moving about.Census reports have shown them to be in the Fair Garden Community of Sevier Co.
Any information you could provide would be much appreciated, especially if you have information on the parentage of John R. Allen or Mary Dawson.
Diane Chandler 5th Great Granddaughter of John R Allen and Mary Dawson