Many of the Rowan County ALLEN's went to KY and abt 1812 on to Indiana, some to Illinois.
My Elisha ALLEN, who I believe was born abt 1762 in Old Rowan Co NC married Sarah AKERS.
If you are connected to this family or have any information I would really appreciate hearing from you.
His Will was made as follows:
ELISHA ALLEN of Washington County, Indiana
Date: July 11, 1819
Probated: December 18, 1819
First Will Record: Pages 300 – 301
Wife: Sarah Allen
Sons: Elkanor; Thomas; David; Uriah; William; James and Elijah
Daughters: Elizabeth Lawhorn; Jane Barrett; Nancy Cane; Sarah Allen; Margaret Acres and Polly Allen
Executor: Alexander Watts
Witnesses: James McCoy and Samuel Gray
Provisions: Body to be buried in New Providence Church graveyard (Elim)