Jane Allen was the daughter of Andrew and Elizabeth Epperson Allen. Andrew was born in 1792 in North Carolina and Elizabeth was born in 1795 in Tennessee. They had 11 children. 1. George W.Allen born 1814 married Margaret ? 2. Jane Allen born 1815 married George F. Wolfe 3. Walter Allen born 1818 married Mary? 4.Elizabeth born 1819 married Nathaniel Wolfe on December 24, 1840. 5. daughter, name unknown 6. James Allen born 1823 married Susan? 7. Nancy Allen born 1827 married Greenberry Wolfe, brother of Lucinda 8. John Allen born 1832 Married Susan? 9.William, born 1834, married Jane Wolfe, daughter of Charles and Lydia Wolfe 10. Thomas Allen born 1836 married Barbara Wolfe daughter of Peter and Martha Wolfe 11. daughter, name unknown.
Andrew Allen's parents were James and Frances Allen of Grainger Co. Tennessee. James was born in North Carolina in 1775.
James Allen's parents were Samuel and Hannah Cox Allen. Samuel was born Oct 21, 1751;died June 14, 1834. Hannah Cox was born December 17, 1775; she died in 1823. They had four children: John, Amy,James and Hannah. Hannah married Yelverton Carpenter.
Parents of Samuel Allen: John Allen II, born February 8, 1720;died October 1, 1754 in Chester Co.,Pennsylvania. He married Phebe Scarlett, born November 4, 1722, died in 1815. Marriage date September 12,1740. John and Phebe had 6 children. John is buried in the London Grove Friends Cemetery in Chester Co. After his death, Phebe and children moved to Cane Creek, North Carolina where John had purchased land close to his sister Elizabeth; Phebe later married Issac Cox.