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Allen (family)

  • Family
  • 1841-1969

The Allen family were pioneers in the area of Port Elgin, New Brunswick. The family's presence in New Brunswick began with the arrival of Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) from Leicestershire, England. He was the son of John and Mary (Cooke) Allen. He was ordained as a Methodist clergyman circa 1866 and he came to Canada by 1870 to minister to various congregations in New Brunswick into the early twentieth century. He was married to Mary Eliza Bishop (1845-1932) on 7 July 1870 in Sandy Cove, Digby County, Nova Scotia. She was the daughter of Edward Bishop and Rachel (Warrington) Bishop. The couple had the following children: George B. (1871-1874); William C. (1872-1898); Mary Edith (1874-1966), a teacher; Thomas Jackson (1876-1959); Frances "Fannie" Seymour (1878-1968), wife of noted Canadian novelist and poet, Theodore Goodridge Roberts (1877-1953); Ada E. (1881-1967) and Bertha (1883-1969). Most members of the family are buried in the Gray Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

Allen Kennedy

  • Family
  • 1940-1945,1987,1988

Allen Kennedy has been in the military all his life and he retired as a LCol. He joined in the the late 1950's.. Allen Kennedy's Father Tpr. Isaac Harry Kennedy G363 was born Jan 10th 1911 at Lincoln N.H. USA. He enlisted in Sussex New Brunswick 18 September 1940. His trade at time of enlistment was a Electric Lineman. He past his standard trade test with the 5th Canadian Armd. Regt 21 Nov 41 in group "A" Electrician. Kennedy received the 1939-1945 Star, Italy Star, France and Germany Star and Canadian Volunteer Service metal and clasp. Trooper Kennedy was discharged in Fredericton 18 September 1945 . He stayed involved the the 8th Canadian Hussars association.

Allen, Ada E.

  • Person
  • 1881-1967

Ada E. Allen was born on 3 November 1881 in Andover, Victoria County, New Brunswick. She was the daughter of Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) and Mary Eliza (Bishop) Allen (1845-1932). She was a school teacher for over 40 years and retired in Moncton where she was active in Central United Church. She died in the Moncton Hospital on 5 April 1967. She is buried in the Gray’s Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

Allen, Bertha

  • Person
  • 1883-1969

Bertha Allen was born 28 January 1883 in Keswick, York County, New Brunswick. She was the daughter of Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) and Mary Eliza (Bishop) Allen (1845-1932). She was educated in local public schools and attended the Mount Allison Ladies' College in 1903-1904. She subsequently attended the Moncton Business College to gain her stenographic diploma. She was a school teacher predominantly in Montreal, Quebec. She died in 1969 and is buried in the Gray’s Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

Allen, George B.

  • Person
  • 1871-1874

George B. Allen was born on 11 April 1871 in Upham, Kings County, New Brunswick. He was the son of Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) and Mary Eliza (Bishop) Allen (1845-1932). He died on 19 September 1874 from inflammation of the bowels in Jerusalem, Queens County, New Brunswick.

Allen, Mary Edith

  • Person
  • 1874-1966

Mary Edith Allen was born on 4 November 1874. She was the daughter of Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) and Mary Eliza (Bishop) Allen (1845-1932). She was a school teacher and worked in a variety of schools in New Brunswick and in the Canadian West. She died in 1966 and is buried in the Gray’s Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

Allen, Mary Eliza (Bishop)

  • Person
  • 1845-1932

Mary Eliza Bishop was born on 7 March 1845. She was the daughter of Edward Bishop and Rachel (Warrington) Bishop. She was married to Rev. Thomas Allen (1841-1936) on 7 July 1870 in Sandy Cove, Digby County, Nova Scotia. The couple had the following children: George B. (1871-1874), William C. (1872-1898), Mary Edith (1874-1966), Thomas Jackson (1876-1959), Frances "Fannie" Seymour (1878-1968), Ada E. (1881-1967) and Bertha (1883-1969). She died on 10 August 1932 and is buried in the Gray Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

Allen, Thomas

  • Person
  • 1841-1936

Rev. Thomas Allen was born on 2 August 1841 in Leicester, England, the son of John and Mary (Cooke) Allen. He was ordained a clergyman circa 1866 and he came to Canada by 1870 to minister in New Brunswick. He served the following Methodist congregations:
1881 – Andover, New Brunswick
1882-1885 – Keswick, New Brunswick
1886-1888 – Boiestown, New Brunswick
1889-1891 – Derby, New Brunswick
1892-1894 – St. David’s, New Brunswick
1895-1898 – Hillsborough, New Brunswick
1899-1901 – Florenceville, New Brunswick
1902 – Elgin, New Brunswick
He was married to Mary Eliza Bishop (1845-1932) on 7 July 1870 in Sandy Cove, Digby County, Nova Scotia. He died on 26 December 1936 and is buried in the Gray Island Cemetery in Hillsborough, New Brunswick.

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