Thought for sure I had found my James Madison ALLEN.My gggrandfather James Madison ALLEN b. 1799 VA (we think).m.Jane H. Taylor in 1820 Madison Co., AL.I can found no trace of his parents or siblings.Have lots of information after he married. Lived in TN and then MO.Died in MO. Your story could have explained no trace of his parents. If I learn anythingof your I'll be in touch.