This is NOT my family, and I am posting this as a courtesy for those who might be interested.
William Allen and Experience Bennet Family Bible Records
[Handwritten transcription. From old Bible in Gloucester, memo evidently written by William Allen, Father of Wm. and Nat'l K. Allen (Salem). Given by Robert Henry Eddy Memorial Room, 16 June 1944.]
William Allen, Experience Bennett married Dec. 1767
Our first child, Experience, was born Friday, October 7, 1768
Second child, Rachel, born Friday, August 24, 1770
Third child, William, born Friday, June 23, 1773
Fourth child, Robert, born Saturday, April 1, 1775
Fifth child, Polly, born Sunday, September 21, 1777
Sixth child, [no name given] born Sunday, June 11, 1780
Seventh child, Sally, born Wednesday, Nov. 14, 1781
Eight child, John, born Sunday, February 22, 1784
September 8, 1798, Our son Robert departed this life when he was twenty three years and 5 mos. old.
Our son John left this world when he was fourteen years and six months old the 17th Sept. 1798.
May the 18th 1801, Our son Michael Parsons died aged 35 yrs. (Rachel's husband)
July 25, 1814, My dear husband left this world when he was 70 yrs. old.
September the 6th 1815, my son William Allen died.
Experience, wife of William Allen senior, died July 27th 1829 aged 86 years.
[The following in a different hand.]
William Allen Senior, born in Gloucester in 1744, died of heart disease, July 25th 1814. Aged 70 yrs.
Experience Allen, his widow, born in Gloucester in 1743, died of heart disease, July 27th 1829. Aged 86 yrs.
Robert Allen, born 1775, died of typhoid fever Sept. 8th 1798, aged 23 years.
John Allen, born 1784, died of typhus fever September 17th 1798, Aged 14 years.
William Allen Jr. born in 1773, died Sept. 6th 1815. Aged 42, Palsy.
Henry Gunnison Senior, died about the year 1819. Suicide, N. Hampshire
Michael A. Parsons Senior, died at sea of yellow fever. May 18, 1804. Aged 34 years.
Jesse Wilson, died of brain fever, April 23rd 1838, aged 62 years, at Gloucester.
Mary Kinsman, Wife of William Allen Jr., died at Gloucester, 1806 or 1807.
Nathaniel Dodge died at South BÄÄÄ 1830.
Henry Gunnison Jr. died at Mobile.
William Gunnison, died at Newburyport, 1812.
Hannah Morrill, wife of Henry Gunnison.
Joanna Dorr, Wife of John Gunnison, Consumption, 30.
Betsy Parsons Wilson, died at Gloucester, April.
Daniel Parsons supposed to have died 1842.
Michael A. Parsons Jr. died at Surinam, S. A., of fever November 3rd 1844 aged 42.
Edward French Nowell died at Gloucester, August 12th 1836, Heart disease.
Leila Phillips died in Brooklyn 1841 about 24 yrs.
Henry Phillips died in Brooklyn 1842 about 24 yrs.
Edward Homer died in February 1841 of scarlet fever at Boston.
Ann Matilda Homer died Feb. 1841 Boston scarlet fever.
Sarah Allen, daughter of William Allen Jr., died at Gloucester in 1831.
Eliza G. Bartlett died Nov. 12th 1848, Boston, aged 43.
Rowena Marchant died in Gloucester Aug. 12, 1849, aged 3 yrs.
Francis F. Nowell died Aug. 31st 1849 at Chelsea, aged 10 yrs.
Moses Nowell, died Sept. 6th 1849 at Chelsea, aged 36 years.
NOTE: This is just one of many Allen Family Bibles on record at The New England Historic and Genealogical Society.