Biography of Aaron B Allen

NAVAGATION

Jefferson County Biographies

Names A to B
Names C to E
Names F and G
Names H to K
Names L to O
Names P to S
Names T to Z
===========
QuickLinks

Online Biographies

Jefferson County History

New York History

For all your genealogy needs visit Linkpendium


Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

Allen, Aaron B., was born on the farm he owns, May 19, 1820, a son of James and Sallie (Sheldon) Allen. James was a native of Rhode Island, and came to the town of Lorraine about 1810. He was in the war of 1812; was a farmer and carpenter and worked on Pierrepont's dwelling house 300 days. He died in 1835, aged fiftyone years. A. B. Allen was reared on a farm and educated in the common schools. He is a farmer and owns 235 acres of land and has a dairy of twenty-eight cows. In May, 1846, he married Caroline Grenell, and they had five children: Jennette E. Hulsiander of Adams Center, N. Y., Carrie Waterman (deceased), Emma J. Brimmer, Anna Overton and Mary Lowrey. Mr. Allen was a Democrat until war times, since then he has been a Republican. He has been justice of the peace and asscssor of his town and a member of the Grange. Mr. Allen is a member of the Baptist church at Mannsville. The children of James Allen were six, four danghters and two sons: Sallie Ann, Hannah J., Alzina, Sardius, Aaron B. (the subject of this sketch), and Eliza J. Marsh.



FROM:
Our County and it's people
A descriptive work on Jefferson County, New York
Edited by: Edgar C. Emerson
The Boston History Co., Publishers 1898


Privacy Policy for OnlineBiographies

-