Descendants of John Allen


First Generation



1. John Allen was born in 1800 in Lambeth, London, England.

John married Sarah in 1826 in Lambeth, London, England. Sarah was born in 1800 in England.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 2 M    i. Benjamin Allen was born on 2 Apr 1827 in Lambeth, London, England and died on 18 Jun 1909 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 82.

+ 3 M    ii. George Allen was born in 1835 in Lambeth, London, England.

+ 4 M    iii. Thomas Charles Allen was born in 1836 in Lambeth, London, England.

+ 5 M    iv. John A. Allen was born in 1837 in Lambeth, London, England.

Second Generation (Children)


2. Benjamin Allen (John1) was born on 2 Apr 1827 in Lambeth, London, England and died on 18 Jun 1909 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 82.

Benjamin married LUCY ABIGAIL DAVIS on 4 Mar 1849 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada, daughter of Ira Davis and Polly Hayden. Lucy was born on 4 Nov 1829 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada and died on 28 May 1860 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada at age 30.

Baptized at St James Anglican Church Stanbridge East -Lucy Baptism 1855

Children from this marriage were:

+ 6 M    i. Charles Ira Allen was born on 11 Nov 1850 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada. Baptism certificate

+ 7 M    ii. George Allen was born on 12 Jul 1854 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada. Baptism certificate

+ 8 F    iii. Adelaide Allen was born on 14 Apr 1858 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada, died on 10 Jan 1920 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 61, and was buried in Memorial Park Cook Co., IL. Baptism certificate

                        Benjamin Letter Pg1 , Pg2, Pg3, transcription Pg1, Pg2

                        Benjamin confirmationBenjamin naturalization /

 

3. George Allen (John1) was born in 1835 in Lambeth, London, England.

4. Thomas Charles Allen (John1) was born in 1836 in Lambeth, London, England.

5. John A. Allen (John1) was born in 1837 in Lambeth, London, England.

Third Generation (Grandchildren)


6. Charles Ira Allen (Benjamin2, John1) was born on 11 Nov 1850 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada.

7. George Allen (Benjamin2, John1) was born on 12 Jul 1854 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada.

George married Edith Anderson on 9 Dec 1874 in Frelighsburg, St. Armand East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada. Edith was born in 1850 in Unk. Another name for Edith was Edith Hellen.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 9 M    i. Benjamin Allen was born in 1876 in Frelighsburg, St. Armand East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada.

+ 10 F    ii. Lucy Allen was born in 1879 in Frelighsburg, St. Armand East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada.

8. Adelaide Allen (Benjamin2, John1) was born on 14 Apr 1858 in Stanbridge East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada, died on 10 Jan 1920 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 61, and was buried in Memorial Park Cook Co., IL.

Adelaide married ALEXANDER A. MORTIMER on 2 Feb 1878 in Montreal Quebec Canada, son of DANIEL MORTIMER and Marion Taylor. Alexander was born on 22 Aug 1852 in St. Cuthbert's Parish, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, died on 13 Oct 1932 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 80, and was buried in Memorial Park Cook Co., IL. Another name for Alexander was Alexander A.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 11 F    i. Marion Mortimer was born on 31 May 1879 in St Albans, VT, died on 4 Aug 1966 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, USA at age 87, and was buried in Queen Of Heaven Cemetery- Chicago, IL.

+ 12 M    ii. Arthur Mortimer was born on 20 Apr 1883 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 9 May 1950 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 67, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Worth, Cook, IL.

+ 13 M    iii. Frank Mortimer was born on 1 May 1887 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 31 Oct 1911 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 24, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

+ 14 F    iv. Ethyl Mortimer was born on 3 Feb 1890 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 19 May 1890 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

+ 15 F    v. Adelaide Mortimer was born on 4 Jun 1892 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 24 Sep 1918 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 26, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

+ 16 M    vi. Walter Mortimer was born on 24 Jun 1894 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

+ 17 F    vii. Ruth Mortimer was born on 15 Sep 1896 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 6 Mar 1897 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

+ 18 F    viii. Mabel Gertrude Mortimer was born on 3 Feb 1898 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 4 Dec 1958 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 60, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Worth, Cook, IL.

Fourth Generation (Great-Grandchildren)


9. Benjamin Allen (George3, Benjamin2, John1) was born in 1876 in Frelighsburg, St. Armand East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada.

10. Lucy Allen (George3, Benjamin2, John1) was born in 1879 in Frelighsburg, St. Armand East, Missisquoi Co., PQ, Canada. Another name for Lucy was Lucy J.

11. Marion Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 31 May 1879 in St Albans, VT, died on 4 Aug 1966 in Evanston, Cook, Illinois, USA at age 87, and was buried in Queen Of Heaven Cemetery- Chicago, IL.

General Notes: DEATH: 1966-08-03
Chicago Tribune (IL)
Corcoran
Edition: Chicago Tribune
Marion M. Corcoran, nee Mortimer, of 1031 Dempster street, Evanston,beloved wife of the late Edgar J. Corcoran; fond mother of Herbert W.Corcoran. Funeral Friday, 10 a.m., from Fitzgerald & Karsten FuneralHome, 1571 Maple avenue, Evanston, to St. Mary church. Mass 10:30 a.m.Entombment Queen of Heaven cemetery. 869-2900.

Marion married Edgar Corcoran on 30 Dec 1905 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, son of John Corcoran and Agnes Brown. Edgar was born on 1 Jan 1874 in New York, died in 1928 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 54, and was buried in Queen Of Heaven Cemetery- Chicago, IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 19 F    i. Betty Corcoran was born in 1909 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

+ 20 M    ii. Edgar Corcoran was born in 1910 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

+ 21 M    iii. Herbert Corcoran was born on 31 Jan 1910 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 5 Oct 1976 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 66, and was buried in Queen Of Heaven Cemetery- Chicago, IL.

12. Arthur Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 20 Apr 1883 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 9 May 1950 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 67, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Worth, Cook, IL.

General Notes: DEATH: 1950-05-11
Chicago Tribune (IL)
MORTIMER
Edition: Chicago Tribune
Arthur Davis Mortimer of 1345 E. 53d street, May 9, husband of Frances,father of June Simpson. Resting at chapel, 5203 Lake Park avenue. Funeralprivate. No flowers, please.

Arthur married Francis Johns in 1914 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, daughter of Thomas Johns and Nellie Morrisey. Francis was born on 6 Jul 1884 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 13 Aug 1977 in Ventura, Ventura, California, USA at age 93.

The child from this marriage was:

+ 22 F    i. June Mortimer was born on 29 Jun 1915 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 13 May 1971 in Los Angeles Co., CA at age 55.

13. Frank Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 1 May 1887 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 31 Oct 1911 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 24, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

14. Ethyl Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 3 Feb 1890 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 19 May 1890 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

15. Adelaide Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 4 Jun 1892 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 24 Sep 1918 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 26, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

General Notes: DEATH: 1918-09-26
Chicago Tribune (IL)
MORTIMER
Edition: Chicago Tribune
Adelaide Mortimer, aged 27 years, beloved daughter of Mr. and Mrs. AlexMortimer, sister of Mrs. E. J. Corcoran, Arthur, Walter, Mable Mortimer.Funeral Friday, Sept. 27, from her sister's residence, 1907 Maple-av.,Evanston, Ill., at 2 p.m. Burial at Graceland cemetery.

16. Walter Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 24 Jun 1894 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

17. Ruth Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 15 Sep 1896 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 6 Mar 1897 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, and was buried in Graceland Cemetery Chicago, IL.

18. Mabel Gertrude Mortimer (Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 3 Feb 1898 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 4 Dec 1958 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 60, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Worth, Cook, IL.

General Notes: DEATH: 1958-12-07
Chicago Tribune (IL)
SMITH
Edition: Chicago Tribune
--Mabel M. Smith, beloved wife of the late Frank L. Smith; fond mother ofLorraine L. Griffin and Gloria M. Paganini; sister of Marion Corcoran;grandmother of four. At funeral home, 2104 W. 95th street, where serviceswill be held Monday, Dec. 8, at 2:30 p.m. Interment Mount Hope. BEverly8-5500.

Mabel married FRANK SMITH  on 29 Jan 1920 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, son of ISAAC SMITH and MARGARET WHITE.. Frank was born on 16 May 1892 in District Of Columbia, died on 23 Nov 1938 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL1 at age 46, and was buried in Mt. Hope Cemetery, Worth, Cook, IL. Another name for Frank was Frank Louis.

General Notes: World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918 World War I Draft Registration Cards, 1917-1918
Name:
Frank Louis Smith City:Chicago County:Cook State:Illinois Birthplace:Washington;District of Columbia;United States of America Birth Date:16 May 1892 Race:Caucasian (White) Roll:1439699 DraftBoard:8 Age: Occupation: Nearest Relative: Height/Build: Color of Eyes/Hair: Signature: View Image

1920 United States Federal Census 1920 United States Federal Census
Name:
Frank L Smith Home in 1920:Chicago Ward 7, Cook (Chicago), Illinois Age:36 years Estimated Birth Year:abt 1884 [abt 1894] Birthplace:District of Columbia Relation to Head of House:Head Father's Birth Place:District of Columbia Mother's Name:Margaret Mother's Birth Place:District of Columbia Marital Status:Single Race:White Sex:Male Home owned:Rent Able to read:Yes Able to Write:Yes Image:117 Neighbors:View others on page Household Members: Name AgeFrank L Smith 36 Elizabeth C Smith 31 Margaret Smith 62 Howard Collins 13 Pola Straitman 23

1930 United States Federal Census 1930 United States Federal Census
Name:
Frank L Smith Home in 1930:Chicago, Cook, Illinois Age:36 Estimated Birth Year:abt 1894 Birthplace:District of Columbia Relation to Head of House:Head Spouse's Name:Mabel Race:White Occupation: Education: Military service: Rent/home value: Age at first marriage: Parents' birthplace: View Image Neighbors:View others on page Household Members: Name AgeFrank L Smith 36 Mabel Smith 32 Lorraine Smith 8 Gloria Smith 6 Helen Sizer 48


Children from this marriage were:

+ 23 F    i. Francis Lorraine Smith was born on 29 May 1921 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 30 Nov 2004 in Dallas, Dallas Co., TX at age 83.

+ 24 F    ii. Gloria Mae Smith was born on 4 Aug 1923 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 1 Jun 2005 in Springfield, MO at age 81.

Fifth Generation (Great Great-Grandchildren)


19. Betty Corcoran (Marion Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born in 1909 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

20. Edgar Corcoran (Marion Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born in 1910 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

Edgar married Rebecca. Rebecca was born about 1910 in Unk.

21. Herbert Corcoran (Marion Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 31 Jan 1910 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL, died on 5 Oct 1976 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL at age 66, and was buried in Queen Of Heaven Cemetery- Chicago, IL.

General Notes: DEATH: 1976-10-05
Chicago Tribune (IL)
CORCORAN
Edition: Chicago Tribune
Herbert W. Corcoran, of Evanston, beloved son of the late Marion andEdgar J. Corcoran; dear brother of the late Edgar J. Corcoran Jr.; fondcousin of seven. Funeral Wednesday, 9:30 a.m., fromDonnellan-Fitzgerald-Franklin Funeral Home, 1571 Maple Ave., Evanston, toSt. Mary's Church. Mass 10 a.m. Entombment Queen of Heaven Cemetery.Visitation Tuesday, 2 to 10 p.m. 869-2900.

22. June Mortimer (Arthur Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 29 Jun 1915 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 13 May 1971 in Los Angeles Co., CA at age 55. Another name for June was June Marie.

June married David Simpson in 1932 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL. David was born about 1915 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

Children from this marriage were:

+ 25 F    i. Suzanne Simpson was born on 16 Oct 1933 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died in Sep 1971 at age 37.

+ 26 M    ii. David Simpson was born about 1935 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

+ 27 M    iii. Michael Simpson was born about 1937 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL.

23. Francis Lorraine Smith (Mabel Gertrude Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 29 May 1921 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 30 Nov 2004 in Dallas, Dallas Co., TX at age 83.

24. Gloria Mae Smith (Mabel Gertrude Mortimer4, Adelaide Allen3, Benjamin2, John1) was born on 4 Aug 1923 in Chicago, Cook Co., IL and died on 1 Jun 2005 in Springfield, MO at age 81.

 

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