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46. Zebadiah ALLEN9 was born on 19 January 1701/2 in Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. He died on 2 June 1777 at the age of 75 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.
Watertown Vital Records, births, pg 19
Zebadiah Allin son of Benjamin & Frances Allin was born: January the 19: 1701/2:

Sudbury Vital Records, marriages, pg 163
Allen Zebadiah and Mary Hoar, Jan. 21, 1724-5.

Wayland Vital Records, deaths, pg 128
Allen, Zebadiah [h. Nancy (probably mis-transcribed)], smallpox, June 24, 1777, a 75. GR4

Zebadiah died of smallpox at age 75. His will is dated 7 Jul 1767, ten years before his death. It was proved 22 July 1777.
His wife Mary was probably the daughter of John Hoar of Sudbury. She died five days after husband, also of smallpox; she was the same age.

The are buried Draper Burial Ground, Wayland, Middlesex Co, MA.

COUNTY of MIDDLESEX; within his Majesties Province of the Massachusetts Bay in New England. I do make and ordain this my Last will & Testament Principally & first of all I recommend my Soul into the Hands of God who gave it, & my Body I recommend to the Earth to be Buried in Decent Christian Burial. I Give Demise & Dispose of the Same in the following manner & form, after my Just Debts & funeral Charges paid &c.
Imprimis: I Give to my Beloved wife Mary Allen the Use & Improvement of all my Real Estate, with the Improvement of Two Cows & a horse to ride.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Son Nehemiah Allen five Shillings which with what he hath already had is to be his full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Son Jonathan Allen five Shillings which with what he hath already had is to be his full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Son Zabediah Allen five Shillings which with what he hath alre[a]dy had is to be his full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Son John Allen five Shillings which with what he hath already had is to be his full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Daughter Mary Farrar Six pounds Thirdteen Shillings & four pence, which with what she hath alre[a]dy had is to Be her full part ouf of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Daughter Susannah Rice Six pounds thirteen Shillings & four pence after my & my wifes Deceas[e], which with what she hath alre[a]dy had is to be her full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give to my Dutifull Daughter Dorothy Glezen Six pounds Thirteen Shillings & four pence after my wifes Deceas[e], which with what She hath already had is to be her full part out of my Estate.
Item I Give & Bequeath to my Dutifull Son Josiah Allen all my Quick Stock Excepting Two Cows which I Gave the Improvement of to my wife & at her Deceas[e] I Give them to my Executor, also all my husbandry Tools, also I Give to my Dutifull Son Josiah Allen all my Lands & Buildings which I now posess & Injoy, to him his Heirs & Assigns for Ever; after my wives Deceas[e], also all my wareing apparill.
I Likewise Constitute make & ordain my Beloved Son Josiah Allen my Executor. In Wittness where of I have here Unto Set my hand & Seal the Day and year above Written.
ZEBADIAH ALLEN
Wit; Samuel Choate, Ephraim Curtis, Joseph Curtis.

Zebadiah ALLEN and Mary HOAR were married on 21 January 1724 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts. Mary HOAR was born in 1702. She died on 7 June 1777 at the age of 75 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Wayland Vital Records, deaths, pg 128
Allen, Nancy, w. Zebadiah, smallpox, June 7, 1777, a. 75
Note: She was recorded as Nancy in both Zebediah's death and her own. Either it was an out and out error, or she may have been called Nancy - many Marys were Mary Ann and the nickname for Ann, is Nancy.

Zebadiah ALLEN and Mary HOAR had the following children:

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Mary ALLEN9 was born on 24 October 1725.

Mary married Daniel Farrar, Jr., 1 Dec 1746.

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ii.

Nehemiah ALLEN was born on 10 April 1727 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

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Jonathan ALLEN.

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Susanna ALLEN.

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Zebadiah ALLEN was born on 12 March 1734 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Zebadiah married Hannah Grout of Sudbury on 1 Oct 1761.

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Dorothy ALLEN was born on 4 March 1737 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

Dorothy married a Geason.

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vii.

John ALLEN15 was born on 1 July 1740 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

John married Eunice Gleason, 17 Nov 1761. They had three children born in Sudbury: Susanna, 8 May 1762 John, 27 Jul 1763 Eunice, 21 Nov 1765.

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Josiah ALLEN was born on 25 May 1742 in Sudbury, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.