Allen Hovey FLINT, b. January 2, 1834; m. (1) May 8, 1856 Ann E. ADAMS, formerly of Williamstown, who d. November 18, 1856; m. (2) March 17, 1859, Rosette A. BLANCHARD; (More on children if desired.)
He was the son of Hovey FLINT b. April 20, 1807; m. March 21, 1833, Sarah SPEAR; d. January 28, 1880 (more on SPEAR if desired.
Hovey FLINT was the son of William FLINT b. Hampton Conn., April 29, 1769; m. Patty RANDALL; settled in Braintree in 1803; d. 1850.
William FLINT, son of Nathaniel, Jr. FLINT b. September 5, 1720; m. twice; last time, July 3, 1751, Mary HOVEY who was born in Hampton, Conn., May 15, 1726; he d. January 1795, and in the summer of 1803 Mrs. Flint moved to Braintree, where she d. September 30, 1807. Of 13 children, 4 settled in Braintree, viz: Jonathan, Phineas, Daniel and William.
Nathaniel Jr., son of Nathaniel FLINT b. December 11, 1688; settled in Hampton, Conn., about 1716; d. June 3, 1766.
Nathaniel FLINT was son of Joseph who was b. 1662; m. August 6, 1685 Abigail HOWARD; lived in Salem, Mass., and d. 1710.
Joseph was son of Thomas FLINT, settled at Salem Village (now South Danvers) Mass. perhaps as early as 1640. His wife's name was Ann. He had 7 children, of whom John and Joseph are the progentors of the Flints who have lived in Braintree, Orange, VT. (Bass, Hist. of Braintree, VT.)