Joseph Allen

Male 1765 - Bef 1828  (~ 73 years)


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  • Name Joseph Allen 
    Born Between 1755 and 1765 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 19 Feb 1828 
    Notes 
    • 1787, Nov 19 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 172
      Deed from James Cotton to Joseph Allen was proven by Wm. Morgan

      1789, Sep 1 -- Land Grant #471, Montgomery County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 100 acres located on Wolf Creek adjoining own line and Wilkins. William Allen and Samuel Allen were chain carriers.

      1789, Sep 3 -- Land Grant #304, Moore County, NC
      William Morgan received 50 acres located northwest of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line and Joseph Allen. William Smith and Joseph Allen were chain carriers.

      1790 -- Census, Moore County, NC 156
      Joseph Allen
      (16+) 1M
      (0-16) 3M
      1F

      1790, May 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 267
      The following hands were ordered to work on the road from the Montgomery County Line by the Ford at Cabbin Creek to the Forks below the White Ponds: Isaac Dunn, Richd. Dunn Jr., Rd. Dunn Sr., Ezekiah Dunn, Jesse Brown, Murk McAulay, Robert Pattison, Robert Cox, Nichl. Newton, Ansel Melton, Anguish McAulay, Donald McLeod, Norman McLeod, Joseph Allen, Wm. Morgan and Jacob Harvick.

      1791, Feb 23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 302
      The following hands were ordered to work on the road from Deep River at County Line to the Black Ponds: John Morgan, Wm. Morgan [Capt.], Wm. Morgan, Junr., Wm. Smith, Averett Smith, John Cagle, Lewis Sowell, Geo. Brazell, Jos. Allen, Murdock McAulay, Anguish McAulay, Jacob Harvick, John Shuffle Senr., John Shuffle Junr., Thomas Dunn and Robert Cox.

      1792, Feb 20,23 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 333,340,345
      Deed from Richard Dunn to Joseph Allen was acknowledged

      1793, Aug 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 414
      Ordered that the following hands work on the road from the County line near John Garner to the Black Ponds: John Sheffield Jur., Lewis Sowell, Joseph Allen, William Smith Jur., William Newton, John Hair, Thomas Keys, Wm. Williamson, Danl. Mainus, David Kennedy, Wm. Morgan Jur., Wm. Morgan (Capt), Geo. Cagle (son of John) and William Mainus.

      1794, May 2 -- 1784-1797 Land Entries, Moore County, NC
      #768 Joseph Allen entered 50 acres north of Cabbin Creek adjoining his own line (formerly Jacob Harvick) and Francis Bullock.

      1795, May 21 -- 1785-1794 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 523
      Ordered that the following persons be appointed to determine whether the road from Instant Hall's plantation to the [Montgomery] County Line shall go by Thomas Dunn's or Lewis Sowell's: Darius Ramage, Norman McKennon, Murdo McAulay, Enoch Hall, Norman McLeod, Saml. Hall, Murdo. McAulay Jr., Joseph Allen, William Smith Jr., John McKinnon, Christopher Bethune, John Spivia, Hezekiah Dunn, Richard Dunn, Alexander Morrison and William Morgan.

      1795, May 21 -- 1785-1794 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 523
      Ordered that Thomas Dunn be appointed overseer of the road [above] and that the following hands to work: William Smith Jr., Lewis Sowell, John Allen, Donald McLeod, Christopher Bethune, Norman McLeod, Instant Hall, Enoch Hall, Murdo. McAulay Sen., Hezekiah Dunn, Norman McKinnon and Neil McLeod.

      1795, May 21 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 523
      Ordered that Joseph Allen be appointed overseer of the Yadkin Road from the County line to the fork of the road at Instant Hall's plantation and have the following hands to work: William Morgan Jr., Stephen Smith, Nicholas Smith, George Cagle (Wolf), Peter Haire, Peter Garner, John Comber, Leonard Cagle, Moses Wilson, Nathan Morgan, George Morgan, Reuben Freeman and Henry Cagle's of age sons.

      1795, Aug 20 -- Land Grant #1153, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 50 acres located north of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line (formerly Jacob Harwick) and Francis Bullock. Francis Bullock and Joseph Allen were chain carriers.

      1795, Nov 17 -- 1784-1795 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 538
      Two deeds from Jacob Harvick to Joseph Allen were proven by William Morgan

      1796, Nov 28 -- Land Grant #1521, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 9 acres located on both sides of Cabin Creek adjoining Thomas Graham, his own line (formerly Harvick) and Francis Bullock. Joseph Allen and James Allen were chain carriers.

      1797, Mar 19 -- Land Grant #1899, Moore County, NC
      Francis Bullock [assignee of David Cagle] received 100 acres located south of Grassy Creek in fork of Cedar Branch adjoining George Carringer. Christopher Yow and Allan Bullock were chain carriers. Jonathan Bullock and Joseph Allen attested to the transfer of the warrant.

      1797, Jul 4 -- Land Grant #1080, Moore County, NC
      Francis Bullock received 50 acres located on Big Cedar Branch of Bear Creek. Nathan Morgan and Francis Bullock were chain carriers.

      1797, Aug 3 -- Land Grant #1470, Moore County, NC
      William Morgan Senr. received 50 acres located on both sides of Calf Pen Branch north of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line. William Morgan and Joseph Allen were chain carriers.

      1798, Aug 10 -- Land Grant #1762, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 45 acres located north of Cabin Creek and both sides of the Yadkin Road adjoining William Morgan, his own line, William Smith, Francis Bullock and the Speculators. Francis Bullock and William Morgan Senr. were chain carriers.

      1798, Nov 26 -- Land Grant #1760, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 68 acres located on both sides of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line including his improvement and Wm. Morgan. Francis Bullock and John Gilliam Junr. were chain carriers.

      1799, Jan 8 -- Land Grant #1759, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen received 25 acres located on a prong of Cabin Creek adjoining James Jeffreys, his own line and Carpenter. Joseph Allen Junr. and Wm. McSween were chain carriers.

      1800 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 71
      Joseph Allin
      (26-45) 1M 1F
      (16-25) 1M
      (10-16) 2M 1F
      (0-10) 4F

      1800, Nov 18 -- Land Grant #1765, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allan received 45 acres located south of Cabin Creek adjoining David Allison, William Smith, his own line, Richard Dunn's old house and Bullock. Joseph Allan and James Allan were chain carriers.

      1805, Oct 1 -- Land Grant #1916, Moore County, NC
      William Morgan Senr. received 100 acres located south of Cabin Creek adjoining William Lewis and Joseph Allan. Joseph Allen and William Singleton were chain carriers.

      1810 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 600
      Joseph Allen
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-25) 2M
      (10-16) 2F
      (0-10) 1F

      1815 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allin listed 102 acres valued at $102, 150 acres valued at $150, 45 acres valued at $22.50, 50 acres valued at $25, 50 acres valued at $25, 9 acres valued at $9, 68 acres valued at $68, 50 acres valued at $25, 45 acres valued at $22.50, 50 acres valued at $25 and 150 acres valued $37.50

      1818-1823 -- Tax List, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen listed 450 acres valued at $675

      1818, Dec 5 -- Land Grant #2521, Moore County, NC
      Mark Allen received 50 acres located north of Cabin Creek adjoining his own line. Joseph Allen and Jeremiah Reynolds were chain carriers.

      1820 -- Census, Moore County, NC Page 305
      Joseph Allen
      (45+) 1M 1F
      (16-25) 1M
      (16-18) 1M
      (10-16) 1M
      Slaves
      (45+) 1F
      (0-14) 1F

      1823, Feb 15 -- Land Grant #2693, Moore County, NC
      Joseph Allen Junr. received 50 acres located south of Cabin Creek adjoining Joseph Allen Senr. and Bullock. Jerry Reynolds and Mark Allen were chain carriers.

      1827, Nov 21 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 194
      Deed from Joseph Allen to Mark Allen was proven by Britain Britt

      1828, Feb 19 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 198-199
      The will of Joseph Allen Dec'd. was proven by Mark Allen, Executor and Edmond Hollan. Administration granted to Mark Allen.

      1828, Feb 23 -- 1823-1831 Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions, Moore County, NC Page 210
      Deed from Joseph Allen Senr. to Joseph Allen Jr. proven by Reuben Allen

      1829, Feb [proven] -- Will Book B Page 63-64, Moore County, NC
      Will of Joseph Allen, Dec'd. Heirs: wife Elizabeth (my land and plantation), son Mark Allen (land in the fork of Cabbin Creek and Popes Creek), daughter Elizabeth "Betsy" Runalds (tract of land lying south of Wolf Pen Branch adjoining Leach), son Reuben Allen, son Joseph Allen and son John Allen. Executors: son Mark Allen and son-in-law Jeremiah Runalds. Witnesses: A. McNeill and John McCrummen. [Editor's Note: The proven date in the Court of Pleas and Quarter Sessions was 19 Feb 1828. I think the date of Feb 1829 in the will is an error]

      1829, Mar 21 -- Record of Estates Book B Pages 150-151,171,236, Moore County, NC
      Estate of Joseph Allen, Dec'd. by Administrator Mark Allen. Notes due on the following: Martin Cagle, Daniel McKenzie, Wm. Kendle, Moore Graves, John Jordan, John Deaton, Joseph/Joshua Kees, James Simmons, Burwell Deaton and John Kennedy. Items were purchased by the following: Edmond Hollin, Reuben Allen, Jeremiah Runalds, Levy Deaton, Bartholomew Dunn, John Allen, William Deaton, Elizabeth Allen, Thomas Harvel, Joseph Allen, Thomas McNeill, John Smith and Robert Melton.
    Person ID I07313  Moore County Wallaces
    Last Modified 8 Apr 2022 

    DNA Tests  15 DNA tests are associated with Joseph Allen 

    Family Elizabeth Parker,   b. 1750-1760,   d. Aft 1840  (Age 81 years) 
    Children 
    +1. John Allen
     2. James Allen,   b. 1788,   d. 1828, Maury County, TN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years)
    +3. Mark Allen,   b. 1780-1790
    +4. Priscilla Allen,   b. 1792,   d. 1856  (Age 64 years)
    +5. Elizabeth "Betsy" Allen,   b. 1790-1800,   d. Bef 1850  (Age 50 years)
    +6. Joseph Parker Allen,   b. 13 Mar 1803,   d. 31 Oct 1888  (Age 85 years)
    +7. Reuben Allen,   b. 1805,   d. 12 Jan 1884, Moore County, NC Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 3 Aug 2019 
    Family ID F2341  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Documents
    1829 Will Book B Page 63, Moore County, NC - Will of Joseph Allen
    1829 Will Book B Page 63, Moore County, NC - Will of Joseph Allen
    1829 Will Book B Page 64, Moore County, NC - Will of Joseph Allen [second page]
    1829 Will Book B Page 64, Moore County, NC - Will of Joseph Allen [second page]
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1153 - Joseph Allen
    1795 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1153 - Joseph Allen
    1796 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1521 - Joseph Allen
    1796 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1521 - Joseph Allen
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1760 - Joseph Allen
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1760 - Joseph Allen
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1762 - Joseph Allen
    1798 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1762 - Joseph Allen
    1799 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1759 - Joseph Allen
    1799 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1759 - Joseph Allen
    1800 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1765 - Joseph Allen
    1800 Land Grant, Moore County, NC #1765 - Joseph Allen

    Histories
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1815 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Earliest complete tax list for Moore County. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the NC Archives. [Located in Treasurer and Comptrollers Papers, Box 6. Moore County]
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    1818-1823 Tax List, Moore County, NC
    Tax List for District #1 and District #2. While the exact date is uncertain based on a comparison of several landowners it is estimated to have been taken between 1818-1823. This was handed down by the family of Richard Street, tax assessor. during the time period. It is a very large file and may take additional time to load. Courtesy of James V. Comer and the Moore County Library.
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    Moore County, NC Y-DNA Project
    DNA Results and Analysis for Moore County families including Allen, Barrett, Bean, Brewer, Britt, Brown, Burns, Caddell, Cagle, Carpenter, Caviness, Chriscoe, Cockman, Cole, Comer, Davis, Deaton, Dunn, Furr, Garner, Hancock, Hardin, Hare, Horner, Hunsucker, Hussey, Jackson, Kennedy, Key, Kidd, Lawrence, Maness, McIntosh, McNeill, Melton, Monroe, Moore, Morgan, Muse, Nall, Phillips, Richardson, Riddle, Ritter, Sanders, Seawell, Sheffield, Smith, Stewart, Stutts, Sullivan, Wallace, Welch, Williams, Williamson and Wright