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Ethelinda Vanderbilt

Female 1818 - 1889


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  • Born  08 Mar 1818  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender  Female 
    Died  25 Feb 1889  New York Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Buried  28 Feb 1889  [3
    Person ID  I38  Vanderbilt
    Last Modified  4 Feb 2008 

    Father  Cornelius "Commodore" Vanderbilt,   b. 27 May 1794, Staten Island, Richmond County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Jan 1877, Staten Island, Richmond County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sophia Johnson,   b. abt. 1795, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1868, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  19 Dec 1813 
    Photos

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    Vanderbilt Home: 640 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY
    Vanderbilt Home: 640 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY
    Original Vanderbilt Home - Bellona Hotel
    Original Vanderbilt Home - Bellona Hotel
    Before the addition. Link sent by Chuck Heller 4/27/09.
    http://kenlew.com/collections/postcards/nb/nb225-l.jpg
    Bellona Hotel
    Bellona Hotel
    Link sent 4/27/09 by Chuck Heller
    http://www.nbfpl.org/postcards/pc88.jpg
    Family ID  F8  Group Sheet

    Family  Daniel Bricknell Allen,   b. abt. 1815, Rhode Island Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Married  Y  [5, 6
    Notes 
    • had six children in 1877. [7]
    Children 
     1. William Barton Allen,   b. abt. 1835, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. Franklin Allen,   b. abt. 1838, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Feb1909, Ormond, Volusia County, Florida Find all individuals with events at this location
    >3. Vanderbilt Allen,   b. 1839, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 06 Mar 1898, Capri, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Harry Allen,   b. abt. 1842, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Daniel Dexter Allen,   b. abt. 1846, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Ethelinda Allen,   b. abt. 1848, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Annie/Anna Allen,   b. abt. 1853, New York Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  10 Feb 2008 
    Family ID  F9  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Photo: Ethelinda (Vanderbilt) Allen
    Photo: Ethelinda (Vanderbilt) Allen

    Documents
    1850 NY Census: Daniel & Ethelinda Allen
    1850 NY Census: Daniel & Ethelinda Allen
    Enumeration Date: May 1850
    Location: Castleton, Richmond County, New York

    #401

    1. Daniel Allen - age 35, Merchant
    2. Ethelinda - age 32
    3. William B. - age 15
    4. Franklin - age 12
    5. Vanderbilt - age 10
    6. Harry - age 8
    7. Dan'l D. - age 4
    8. Ethelinda - age 2

    Link to full image.
    1860 NY Census: Daniel & Ethelinda Allen
    1860 NY Census: Daniel & Ethelinda Allen
    Enumeration Date: 17 Oct 1860
    Location: Middleton, Richmond County, New York

    #1130
    1. Dan'l B. Allen - age 44, Agent
    2. Ethelind - age 41
    3. Franklin - age 29, cook
    4. Harry - age 18
    5. (can't read) - female, age 12 (think this is Ethelinda)
    6. Anna - age 7

    Link to full image.

    Histories
    Obituary: Col. Franklin Allen
    Obituary: Col. Franklin Allen
    From the Brooklyn Standard Union, 1 Mar 1909

  • Notes 
    • Will was filed for probate 18 Apr 1889. [4]

  • Sources 
    1. [S27] Famous Families of New York, Hamm, Margherita Arlina., (G.P. Putnamís Sons, 1902.), http://is.gd/9wA., 209, 1902.

    2. [S47] Obituary: Mrs. Daniel B. Allen, (New York Times, 26 Feb 1889), http://tinyurl.com/2rfoof..
      obit suggests birth year of 1817.

    3. [S47] Obituary: Mrs. Daniel B. Allen, (New York Times, 26 Feb 1889), http://tinyurl.com/2rfoof..

    4. [S48] Mrs. Vanderbilt Allen's Will, (New York Times, 19 Apr 1889), http://tinyurl.com/3apdg8..

    5. [S1] Croffut, W. A. The Vanderbilts and the Story of Their Fortune. London: Belford, Clarke, 1886. , 46.

    6. [S25] Cornelius Commodore Vanderbilt, (Philadelphia Inquirer), http://www.citeulike.org/user/taneya/article/22952., 1877.

    7. [S23] Commodore Vanderbilt's Life, (New York Times, 5 Jan 1877), http://www.citeulike.org/user/taneya/article/22952., 1877.