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4. Joseph ALLEN1 was born circa 1638. He died on 9 September 1721 at the age of 83 in Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.7

Married Anne Brazier 11 Oct 1667

Joseph's Will was dated 15 Jan 1712/13; mentioned his wife Anna, sons Joseph & Nathaniel (executor) and daughters, Deborah, Rachel & Patience.

Historic Homes & Places & Genealogical and Personal Memoirs; Relating to the Families of Middlesex Co, MA, William Richard Cutter, A. M., Vol. 1, Lewis Historical Publishing Co, NY, 1908, p.217-221
Joseph settled in Watertown Farms which was incorporated as Weston in 1712, probably in the northwestern part, near Concord and Sudbury. He was a cooper. He was likely 80 or over at his death.

Genealogies of the Families & Descendants of the Early Settlers of Watertown, Massachusetts, Henry Bond, MD. 2nd Edition, Two Volumes in One. NEHGS, Boston, 1860
Joseph Allen, son of Walter, married in Waterford 11 oct 1667, Anna Brazier. They settled in Watertown Farms [Weston] where he died 9 Sep 1721; she died Dec of 1720.
Nine children are listed as shown.


Joseph ALLEN and Anna BRAZIER were married on 11 October 1667 in Watertown, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.7 Anna BRAZIER died in December 1720 in Weston, Middlesex County, Massachusetts.7

Joseph ALLEN and Anna BRAZIER had the following children:

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Abigail ALLEN was born in December 1668.7 She died in December 1668 at the age of 0.7

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Rebecca ALLEN was born on 8 April 1670.7 She died on 30 January 1675 at the age of 4.7

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Anna ALLEN was born on 22 August 1674.7 She died on 26 January 1698 at the age of 23.7

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Joseph ALLEN was born on 16 June 1677.7 He died on 1 November 1729 at the age of 52.7

Historic Homes & Places & Genealogical and Personal Memoirs; Relating to the Families of Middlesex Co, MA, William Richard Cutter, A. M., Vol. 1, Lewis Historical Publishing Co, NY, 1908, p.217-221
On Joseph Allen's tombstone in the old burial ground at West Center, he is called "Ensign". He married (1) 19 Dec 1700 to Elizabeth Robbins who died in November, 1712. He married (2) Abigail, surname unknown.

Children of Joseph & Elizabeth were all born at Weston:
Isaac, 10 Nov 1701
Prudence, 18 May 1703, married 1724 to Isaac Haga
Amy, 21 Sep 1706
Rebecca, 25 Feb 1708
Joseph, 2 Apr 1709
Elizabeth & Anne, twins born 1711
Silence, born Nov 1712 [her mother died at this time]

Children of Joseph & Abigail:
David, 26 Sep 1714, settled at Claverack, NY
Abigail, 14 May 1716
Elijah, 11 Sep 1718, lived at Sutton, MA
Sarah, 10 Aug 1720
Tabitha, 26 Oct 1722
Daniel, 31 Aug 1724, lived at Sheffield, MA
Timothy, 8 Apr 1727, died young

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Nathaniel ALLEN.

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Sarah ALLEN died on 15 February 1698/9.7

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Deborah ALLEN7 was born (date unknown).

Married 24 Dec 1714 to John Moore of Sudbury

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Rachel ALLEN7 was born (date unknown).

Married on 26 Jun 1718 to Joseph Adams of Cambridge.

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Patience ALLEN7 was born (date unknown).