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Family: Arva Allen/Polly Clarke (F674)

m. 19 Aug 1786


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  • Father | Male
    Arva Allen

    Born  Abt 1765  Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Abt 1842  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Married  19 Aug 1786  [1]  Mecklenburg County, Virginia  [1] Find all individuals with events at this location
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    Mother | Female
    Polly Clarke

    Born  Abt 1765  Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  4 Jul 1835  Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Father   
    Mother   

    Child 1 | Male
    John Showell Allen

    Born  19 Sep 1787  Mecklenburg County, Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  7 Feb 1855  Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried    Lafayette Cemetery, Lafayette, Chambers County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Ruth Linton | F12072 
    Married  30 Jun 1814   

    Child 2 | Male
    Bannister Bolling Allen

    Born  13 Oct 1788  Petersburg (Independent City), Virginia Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 3 | Female
    Charlotte Allen

    Born  2 Feb 1794  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 4 | Female
    Nancy Allen

    Born  17 Mar 1797  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

    Child 5 | Male
    Thompson Allen

    Born  22 Dec 1802  Abbeville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  17 Dec 1870  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location
    Buried     
    Spouse  Elizabeth Wooldridge | F671 
    Married  8 Feb 1821  South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Spouse  Jane Caroline Russell | F673 
    Married  1 May 1849  Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location

    Child 6 | Male
    LeRoy Allen

    Born  20 Jul 1806  Abbeville County, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location
    Died  Yes, date unknown   
    Buried     

  • Documents
    Allen, Avra Bible Record, Transcription showing the marriage of Avra Allen to Polly Clarke in 1786, as well as the birthdates of their children
    Allen, Avra Bible Record, Transcription showing the marriage of Avra Allen to Polly Clarke in 1786, as well as the birthdates of their children
    Austin, Jeanette Holland GEORGIA BIBLE RECORDS (Clearfield Publishin Compnay, Inc by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD 1998, 2000, 2002, and is available on Google Books), pp 163-164 (Courtesy of Diane Click, to whom I am most greatful!)

  • Notes  Married:
    • Bolling Clarke was shown as their second (witness?). They also had two sons and one daughter that died as infants.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1084] Austin, Jeanette Holland GEORGIA BIBLE RECORDS (Clearfield Publishing Company, Inc by Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc. Baltimore, MD 1998, 2000, 2002, and is available on Google Books), pp 163-164 (Reliability: 3).