1 - ALLEN, William Lafayette, b N.Y. City, May 27, 1857.

9 - Christopher Smith (d 1676), sgt. and dep. Gen. Ct. of Mass., 1655; "Antient Friend of Providence," m Alice -;
8 - Edward (1635-93). sgt.; mem. Colonial Assembly, 1665-83; m Anphillis Angell (Thomas9, founder with Roger Williams of Providence Plantations, m Alice, dau. of James Ashton);
7 - Joseph (1680-1734), m 1706, Patience Mowry (Nathaniel8, m Joanna, dau. of Edward Inman; Roger9, m Mary, dau. of John Johnson);
6 - Jacob (b 1706), m 1727, Dinah Harris (Richard7; Thomas8; Thomas9, of Providence Plantations);
5 - Jeremiah (b 1733), m Lovina Olney (Obediah6, m Lydia Hawkins);
4 - Israel (1765-1838), m Amey Phillips;
3 - Martin (1800-70), m Mary Smith (Ziba4);
2 - Lydia Waterman (1826-1919), m Edwin Lee Allen; m 2d, 1852, William Lafayette Allen, (1824-1894), see portrait above (see Vol. II, p. 49 for other lineages and issue).
1 - m Feb. 3, 1885, Grace Hall Laflin (qv).; issue: (all b Brooklyn, N.Y.): 1-Addison Laflin, b Apr. 11, 1888; m June 24, 1925, Lorella Mae, dau. of Jacob Standish Brown, of Spring City, Pa.; 2-William Nelson (Dec. 24, 1890-1912); Yale, ex-'12; 3-Helen Laflin, b July 25, 1892; m Sept. 7, 1918, Frederick Watson Hastings, of Devon, Pa. (issue: Frederick Allen; William Nelson; Thomas Emmons).

1 - M 2d, Jan. 26, 1924, Mae R. (Smith ) Alcutt, b Sullivan, Pa., May 13, 1873; dau. of Orrin Smith, of Sullivan.

Poly. Inst. of Brooklyn, '76; B.A., Yale, '80 (D.K.E.), Head of William L. Allen & Co., commn. merchants, Brooklyn, 1880-1918; retired.  Mem. O.F.P.A., S.A.R. (registrar N.Y. City chapter).  Club: Yale.  Residence: 105 Lefferts Pl., Brooklyn, N.Y.