Researcher for this family is Louis Allen He is searching for the parents of James.
James Allen was born in VA., or GA. Family traditions says the earliest Allen was from Virginia.
James married Chloe Collins about 1785. He had a land
grant in Wilkes Co., Ga. in 1784 in the northern area near Cold Water Creek and the Savannah River. By 1797 they were south near Kettle River on another land grant and more land purchased. By 1805, James had another land grant in Putnam Co. and lived there until James died in l818.
Chloe died about 1838 in GA. The siblings of James are not known, but a William Allen appears in the same places that James appears and is thought to be a brother. Other Allen's living in the Kettle River include, Benjamin, Joseph, Reuben and Daniel. In 1805 when James moved to Putman Co. these Allen's appear and living near James. William, Drury, John, Welcome, Berry, Beverly and Churchill Allen. Can anyone identify these Allen men?
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