Cortland County,
Allen Family
Genealogy

(Wm?) Elias Allen - b.abt 1795/96 Saratoga Co., NY - Mass. (ref. Census info. 1850, 1855, 1860, 1865 - note the only time it was stated b. in Mass was 1850 census - in Fed census 1860 - NY & 1855 & 65 as b. in Saratoga Co., NY) - he might have Otsego Co. family that are related.

married: bef. 1819 poss. Chenango Co., NY

Susan Frink - b. ca. 1797/98 RI or Chenango Co. varies per census. I have her Frink lineage back) d/of: Stephen & Hannah (Worden) Frink

Known Children - could have left some behind in Cortland Co., NY (Susan says that she had 11 children - I can account for 7 - 4 are unknown - perhaps some died?)

Eliza Maria; William Elias; A. Alanson; Norman; Alvin; Rosilla "Ruby"; Drusilla.

ALLEN:
1) Eliza "Maria" Allen b. 1819 d. bef 1900 PA
    mar. George W. Mack (bro. to Elizabeth "Betsy" Mack - below)
       ch: MACK           Leslie Deloyd Mack           Almira Mack - d.y. Bu: Allen Cem. Young Hickory, Troupsburg, NY           Romanzo Perry Mack           Albert Forester Mack
2) William Elias Allen, b. Sept 1821 Solon, Cortland Co., NY
    d. bef. 1910 lived Titusville, Crawford Co. 1900)
    married: Sarah "Sally" Joseph
Of this William - we have totally lost touch with his desc. & I put in plea in Crawford Co., PA , he was somehow affiliated with the Railroad as a baggage master. In 1900 living with son Melvin. Melvin had a son: Willie & dau. Nellie. ((UPDATED: I have FOUND a descendant of Melvin though the Internet query's.. after family has looked for over 25 years.) Still looking for more though.
    Ch: ALLEN
    George ALLEN m. Helen - ch: William J. Allen & Nellie Allen - who married Oscar BIRMINGHAM (family moved to Coroapolis, Alleghany Co., PA)
    Melvin ALLEN - m. Dora Cole -
    ch: ALLEN
        Mary Allen 1874 - (m. John Campbell) Ethel Allen 1880 - Gerald Allen 1885 - George M. Allen 1886 - Merle W. Allen 1888 - (m. Ida Mae ?????) Carl W. Allen 1891 - (m. Sarah Edith Whetsel) - Glenn R. Allen 1896 -

3) A.(sel?) Alanson Allen, b. 9 Sept 1822 Solon, Cortland Co., NY
d. 1 Feb. 1891 - Bu: Allen Cem.,Young Hickory, Troupsburg, NY
    married: Lydia Bartles
      Ch: ALLEN a). Adelbert "John" Allen (he was a dentist & murdered in 1910 by his wife, whom had been astranged from & bore a child the day prior to her shooting him and accidently shooting a son of theirs) nice reading material!! b). Emma Louella Allen married her cousin: Romanzo Perry Mack c). Peter "Chester" Allen - storekeeper - never got married. d). Luna D. Allen - died young - Bu: Allen Cem. Young Hickory, Troupsburg, NY e). Elias I. Allen - died aged 11-Bu: Allen Cem. Young Hickory, Troupsburg, NY f). Elizabeth "Lizzy" Allen - married Edward Miles g). Minnie Allen m. Woodward h). Eva Allen - married 1st. Nathan "Smith"Cornell(cousin) 2nd. George Hazlett

>> My fam. below
4). Norman Allen - b. 11May1824 Solon, Cortland Co., NY
d. 11Jun1881 Troupsburg, Steuben Co., NY
m. Elizabeth "Betsy" Mack, sister to Geo. & d/of Zadoc & Fairzina (Emerson) Mack
Children: ALLEN
a) Willie - d.y. b) Emma - d.y. c) Emerson - d.y. d) Elmer A. Allen e) Laura Rose Allen m. Silas L. Wheaton f) Ruby - d.y. g) Mary Elizabeth m. Landis >>> h) William Edson Allen m. Harriet "Hattie" Elizabeth Allen - d/of Henry C. & Celestia (Slocum) Allen - my other Allen fam. i) Ida Allen m. Maynard j) Raymond "Leroy" k) Stephen Albert "Bert" l) Susan Tina m) Herbert "Lee" Allen m. 1st. Emma Allen(sister to Hattie); 2nd.Nellie Bronson n) Nelson - lived Orleans Co., NY when he died o) Adrian Delos - lived at Osceola, Tioga Co., PA

5) Alvin Allen - marked in census a DEAF/BLIND/DUMB/IDIOTIC. Of him we have nothing - has been said he went to Hornellsville, Steuben Co., NY - but have only seen him in Census with his parents while they were alive.

6) Rosilla "Ruby" Allen m. Dewitt Clinton Taggart children: TAGGART a) Rosilla "Ruby" Taggart - b. 1848 Cortland Co., NY m. Smith Cornell (parents of Nathan"Smith" Cornell - whom married - Eva Allen (above - d/of Alanson) b) Randolph - died young c) Jarvis or Boris - can't tell by census d) Franklin - died young

7) Drucilla Allen m. Rochester H. Taggart (brother to D.C. Taggart - above) children: TAGGART a) Arthur b) Plumert/ Plummer c) Flora Taggart

I have further dates on the above & other information - the above is a outline of this family - I surely hope that someone can help with this line - that has had family stumped for over 20 yrs.

Submitted by:
Judy Allen Cwiklinski
869 Spring Mills Rd.
Whitesville, NY 14897

ALLEN's Stuck in NY State web page