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Jedidah (Allen) Dean (abt. 1706 - 1787)

Jedidah Dean formerly Allen aka Daynes
Born about [location unknown]
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 28 Nov 1745 [location unknown]
Died at about age 81 in Windham, Windham, Connecticut, United Statesmap
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Jabez Dean of Norwich (Connecticut) and Jedidah Allen "of Chillmarke in Dukes County" (i.e., Chilmark, Massachusetts; on Martha's Vineyard) were married on 28 November 1745.[1]

Jedidah Dean died on 15 January 1787, reportedly at the age of 71 years, and is buried in Windham Center Cemetery, Windham, Connecticut.[2] Her husband died the following day and is buried with her under the same grave marker.[3][4] Her inscription reads: "In memory of Mrs. Jedidah Dean wife of Capt. Jabez Dean. She departed life Jany 15th 1787 in ye 72d Year of her Age."[5]

Vital Statistics

Born ABT 1716. [6][7][8]

Died 15 JAN 1787. Wintonbury, Connecticut, USA. [9][10]

Buried Windham, Windham County, Connecticut, USA. [11][12]


  1. Vital Records of Norwich, 1659-1848. (Online database. New England Historic Genealogical Society, 2015.) Originally published as: Vital Records of Norwich, 1659-1848. Hartford, Society of colonial wars in the state of Connecticut, 1913. page 262: Mr Jabez Dean of Norwich & mrs Jedidah Allen of Chillmarke in Dukes County was married to Each other Novr. 28th. 1745:
  2. Find A Grave: Memorial #11447871 Jedidah Dean. [Includes gravestone image, but inscription is not readable on the website.]
  3. "Connecticut Deaths and Burials, 1772-1934," database, FamilySearch ( : 3 December 2014), Jabez Dean, 16 Jan 1787; citing reference ; FHL microfilm 3,114.
  4. Find A Grave: Memorial #11447864 Capt. Jabez Dean.
  5. Windham Center Cemetery Inscriptions from Connecticut Cemetery Inscriptions Copied by Joel N, Enos, A.M., of Hartford, Conn, in The New England Historical and Genealogical Register, Volume 71, page 182 (1917).
  6. Source: #S856
  7. Source: #S861
  8. Source: #S819
  9. Source: #S861
  10. Source: #S819
  11. Source: #S856
  12. Source: #S819
  • Source: S819 U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012
  • Source: S856 Connecticut, Hale Collection of Cemetery Inscriptions and Newspaper Notices, 1629-1934 Publication: Name: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012
  • Source: S861 The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, 1847-2011: Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;

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Allen-22094 and Allen-59 appear to represent the same person because: Same person.
posted by Ellen Smith

Rejected matches › Jedidah Allen (1752-1796)

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