Isaac Trenholm Allen (abt. 1829 - 1898)
Cape Tormentine, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada
31 Dec 1850 in Westmorland, New Brunswick
6 Jul 1898
Upper Cape, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada
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Isaac Allen was born about 1829
in Botsford Parish, New Brunswick. He was the son of  Benjamin Allen and Phoebe Trenholm. He married his first cousin, once removed,  Miranda Allen, on December 31, 1850. They had 7 children.
Following the death of his wife in 1871, Isaac's widowed sister-in-law,
Nancy Breen, lived with him and his children and worked as a housekeeper.
Isaac died on July 6, 1898
in Cape Spear, NB.  He was buried in the Allen Farm Cemetery in Botsford Parish.  The monument was later moved to the Upper Cape United Cemetery. 
↑ Age varies in each census. Birth year could be anywhere from 1825 to 1835. 1829 used since this was the earliest recorded, in 1851 census.
↑ Allen family genealogy - Descendants of Benjamin Allen and Sarah Somers. To be confirmed.
↑ "New Brunswick, Marriage Registers, 1789-1889," images, FamilySearch, Westmorland > 1835-1856 > image 260 of 336; citing Provincial Archives, Fredericton. – Pg 410, #3193: Marriage of Isaac Allen & Marinda Allen
↑ 1871 and 1881 census
↑ Although cemetery transcript says July 5, the death certificate says July 6. This is more likely accurate
↑ New Brunswick Vital Statistics, Provincial Returns of Deaths, Code 1038, Reference C4/1898, Microfilm F18700 – Death of Isaac Allen
↑ Cemeteries of Westmorland County, New Brunswick: Botsford Parish / compiled by Southeastern Branch, NBGS - Allen Farm Cemetery, Pg 2 ↑ Cemeteries of Westmorland County, New Brunswick: Botsford Parish / compiled by Southeastern Branch, NBGS - Upper Cape United Cemetery, Pg 281
1851 Census, Library and Archives Canada, New Brunswick, Westmorland, Botsford (83) - Pg 5
1861 Census of New Brunswick, Library and Archives Canada, Westmorland, Botsford - Pg 6
1871 Canada Census, Library and Archives Canada, New Brunswick, Westmorland (186), Botsford (D) - Pg 51
1881 Canada Census, Library and Archive Canada, New Brunswick, Westmorland (33), Botsford, (D-1) - Pg 4,3
1891 Canada Census, Library and Archives Canada, New Brunswick, Westmorland (24), Botsford A-1 - Pg 12-13
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