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Descendants of Jeptha Allen
Generation No. 1
1.JEPTHA2 ALLEN(BENJAMIN1) was born September 11, 1802 in NC, and died Bef. 1855.He married REBECCA BUTTS.She was born June 06, 1806 in NC, and died October 11, 1875.
Children of JEPTHA ALLEN and REBECCA BUTTS are:
2. i. WILLIS H.3 ALLEN, b. Abt. 1828.
ii. GEORGE B. ALLEN, b. Abt. 1831, IL; m. CECILIA J. BELL, July 14, 1868, Marion County, IL.
iii. LEVI T. ALLEN, b. Abt. 1834, IL; m. ELIZABETH BISHOP, December 29, 1853, Clay County, IL.
3. iv. MARTHA J. ALLEN, b. April 15, 1837, IL; d. April 30, 1874.
v. WILLIAM R. ALLEN, b. Abt. 1841, Wayne County, IL; d. July 19, 1878, Wayne County, IL; m. ELIZABETH L. HARLAN, August 10, 1865, Iola, Wayne County, IL; b. February 17, 1840, Wayne County, IL.
Generation No. 2
2.WILLIS H.3 ALLEN (JEPTHA2, BENJAMIN1) was born Abt. 1828.He married PATSY ?.She was born Abt. 1832.
Children of WILLIS ALLEN and PATSY ? are:
i. WILLIAM JEPTHA4 ALLEN, b. Abt. 1849.
ii. REBECCA ALLEN, b. Abt. 1855.
3.MARTHA J.3 ALLEN (JEPTHA2, BENJAMIN1) was born April 15, 1837 in IL, and died April 30, 1874.She married (1) WILLIAM NEWTON MANAHAN November 23, 1854 in Clay County, IL, son of JAMES MANAHAN and EPPY NEWTON.He was born Abt. 1810 in TN, and died Abt. 1890.She married (2) BENJAMIN D. WILLIS SHOOK May 19, 1864 in Marion County, IL, son of ABRAHAM SHOOK and MARY DONALDSON.He was born December 09, 1815 in Flat Creek, Bedford County, TN, and died May 02, 1872 in Salem, Marion County, IL.
Child of MARTHA ALLEN and WILLIAM MANAHAN is:
i. WILLIAM JASPER4 MANAHAN, b. October 17, 1858, Clay County, IL; d. March 07, 1902, Sandoval, Marion County, IL; m. LAURA BASTON, November 05, 1879, Laketown, IL; b. August 10, 1861, Kimmundy, Marion County, IL; d. May 10, 1939, Macon, Macon County, IL.