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The Bible of Beverley Allen

Tombstone at Mars Hill says
27 Nov 1797 - 21 Oct 1864

Family history, by son L. P. Allen Oct 27 1911, says Beverly was born Elizer but changed his name when a boy, that his father was William who came from Ireland in 1770 and settled near Augusta.

William Allen (son of William) born Nov 27, 1788
Robert Allen (son of William) born Nov 27, 1792
Elizer Allen (son of William) born Nov 27, 1797
Thomas Allen (son of William) born Nov 27, 1801

Children of Beverly Allen and Sarah

Adaliza Elizabeth (dau of Beverly) born May 26, 1820
Agnes Julia Amanda (dau of Beverly) born Oct 24, 1821
Louisa Azaliajh (dau of Beverly) born March 23, 1823
William George (son of Beverly) born September 5, 1824
Alexis Davis (son of Beverly) born Nov. 7 1826
Thomas Wray (son of Beverly) born June 26 1828
John Pope (son of Beverly) born March 4, 1830
Leroy Parks (son of Beverly) born Dec 10, 1831
Sarah Ann Melvina (dau of Beverly) born August 20 1833
Mary (dau of Beverly) born and died March 18 1835
Frederick Lowery (son of Beverly) born Feb. 6 1836
Marthax Emeline Dickson (dau of Beverly) born Mar 15 1838

Beverly Allen died 21 Oct 1864
[Family history says Father died Oct 21, 1864 from a wagon loaded
with rails running over his body.]

His wife Sarah's tombstone says
Sarah Allen 6 Oct 1797 - 4 Feb 1881

Original Record from Nancy Jones Buice submitted to Donna Parrish


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