This monument was photographed at the Old Burial Ground in Manchester-by-the-Sea, Massachusetts.
|BENJAMIN L. ALLEN|
died Sept. 24, 1865
Aged 63 yrs. 6 mos.
HANNAH LEE FORSTER
died March 11, 1900
aged 95 yrs
B.L. and H. L. Allen
died June 9, 1826
aged 11 mos.
|Captain Benjamin Leach Allen|
(1803 - 1865)
Generation 1: William Allen m. Alice Norman (my 9x great grandparents)
Generation 2: Samuel Allen m. Sarah Tuck (my 8x great grandparents)
Generation 3: Jonathan Allen m. Mary Pierce (my 7th great grand uncle and aunt)
Generation 4: Azariah Allen m. Lydia Hooper
Generation 5: Azariah Allen m. Sarah Leach
Generation 6: John Allen m. Ruth Leach
Generation 7: Benjamin Leach Allen m. Hannah Lee Forster, daughter of Israel Forster and Hannah Lee (my 4th cousin 5x removed)
A very interesting blog post at "American Miniature Portraits" of the painting of Benjamin Leach Allen, and a sampler by Hannah Lee Forster http://american-miniatures2.blogspot.com/2007/11/hudson-william-portrait-of-benjamin.html
See my three blog posts about the 1804 Israel Forster House in Manchester:
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