Sources cited in his listing on page 5 of The Great Migration Directory that are not already cited below : Winthrop Papers Vol. 4, p. 97; Dedham Historical Register Vol. 11, pp. 41-44; The American Genealogist Vol 83 pp. 13-18; The Genealogist Vol. 28, pp. 137-154
Walter Allen emigrated from Bury St. Edmonds, Suffolk, England to Massachusetts Bay about 1638.
Walter Allen appeared in Newbury in 1640, possibly earlier. He removed to Charlestown, Massachusetts, about 1652, then to Watertown, Massachusetts. In his later years he returned to Charlestown.
Walter Allen married, first , Rebecca Ward in England. Rebecca died about 1678. Walter then married Abigail Rogers, in Charlestown, Massachusetts, on 29 Nov 1678.
Walter died in Charlestown, Massachusetts on 8 July 1681.
Walter and Rebecca Allen's first three children were born in England. Their last two children were born in Newbury:
Abigail, b. 1 Oct 1641 in Newbury
Benjamin, b 15 Apr 1647 in Newbury
↑ 1.01.11.2 Wyman, Thomas Bellows, The Genealogies and Estates of Charlestown in the County of Middlesex and Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1629-1818, (Boston, 1879, David Clapp and Son, reprinted 2016 by the New England Historic Genealogical Society), p. 18