Person:Henry Allen (7)

Henry Allen
b.est 1631
m. by 1627
  1. Joan AllenABT 1613 - ABT 1638
  2. Matthew Allen1627 - bef 1695
  3. William AllenABT 1627 - 1705
  4. Henry Allenest 1631 - bef 1690
  5. Samuel Allenabt 1633 -
  6. Gideon Allenest 1635 -
  • HHenry Allenest 1631 - bef 1690
  • WSarah Hillbef 1643 - 1680
m. bef 1663
  1. Henry Allen1674 -
  2. Frances Allen1676 -
m. 1685
Facts and Events
Name[1][2] Henry Allen
Gender Male
Birth[1] est 1631
Marriage bef 1663 Estimate based on date of birth of eldest known child.
to Sarah Hill
Residence[2] 1663 Milford, New Haven, Connecticut, United States
Residence[2] aft 1680 Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States
Marriage 1685 to Rebecca Unknown
Death[2] bef 8 Nov 1690 Stratford, Fairfield, Connecticut, United States (probably)Before date of probate.
Probate[2] 8 Nov 1690 Inventory exhibited by the widow.

After his father, George, passed away, Henry resided with his mother, Katherine, and step-father, John Collins, at Boston. By a deed dated 10 July 1656, Henry and his brother, Samuel, sold their share of their father's land at Sandwich to their older half-brother, George.

Henry married his first wife, Sarah Hill, in about 1662 at Milford, Connecticut (now within New Haven County, Connecticut). Sarah was the daughter of John and Frances Hill.

After Sarah passed away, Henry married for a second time to a woman named Rebecca (Sherwood) Rose at Stratford in Fairfield County, Connecticut. Rebecca was the widow of Robert Rose. Henry, who was a shoemaker by trade, died in 1690 at Stratford, Connecticut. (Descendants of George Allen)

  1. 1.0 1.1 George Allen, in Anderson, Robert Charles; George F. Sanborn; and Melinde Lutz Sanborn. The Great Migration: Immigrants to New England, 1634-1635. (NEHGS, 1999-2011), 1:29.

    Henry (Allen), b. say 1631.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 Henry Allen, in Jacobus, Donald Lines. History and Genealogy of the Families of Old Fairfield. (New Haven, Conn.: The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Company, 1930-1932), 1:13.

    Allen, Henry, s. of George. Settled in Milford; rem. to Stratford soon after 1680. He conveyed land in Milford, 1686, calling himself formerly of Milford, now of Stratford. … Inv. exhibited 8 Nov. 1690 by the widow. Samuel Sherman appointed Conservator of Estate. Two sons, Henry and John, and two daus. Frances, wife of John Hall of Middletown, dau. of Henry Allen of Stratford dec'd, and sister of John Allen dec'd, conveyed 1704. [Stratford Deeds.]