Jonathan, who was Samuel's father, fought in the Rev War under Seth Warner of the Green Mtn Boys in the New Hampshire Line. He was in the army from 1775 until 1777.Source is military records fronm the Nt'l Archives. He and his wife, Margaret Huffcut, moved from Dover, N.Y. to Manchester, Vt. in about 1777. Had 4 children there.They moved from Manchester to Clinton Co., N.Y., in 1787. They had 4 more children there. Henry Allen was Samuel's brother.Henry married Orma Powers. Their son, Alonzo, is my gggrandfather.