According to my records, the Rachel Younce who married Henry Allen was born 1864 in North Carolina, daughter of Solomon Younce, II (24 Aug. 1841 or 24 Aug. 1844 - 20 Mar. or Feb. 1922) and Malinda Roark (c.1841 - c.1892). Both Solomon and Malinda were born in North Carolina. They had five children: Rachel, John, Abraham, Hannah, and Herbert. Solomon and Malinda were divorced 09 August 1875 in Mountain City, Tennessee. Solomon then married Martha E. "Mattie" Greer. He and Mattie had nine children. Solomon served in the Civil War. Pvt. Co.1, 13th Tenn. Vol. Cav.Nat. Archives record #926-733.