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ID:14 Edward A Allen 1875-1955

Gaz's 2nd Great Uncle

Birth

17th June 1875 

25, Dock Lane, Dudley, Worcestershire

Death

September 1955 

Rowley Regis, Staffordshire

Mother

Mary Ann Benbow (b.1854) /ID:100

Father

Charles Henry Allen (b.1852) /ID:9 

Siblings

Charles Allen (b.1873) /ID:5

 

Edward A Allen (b.1875) /ID:14

 

William Allen (b.1877) /ID:39

 

James Allen (b.1880) /ID:20

 

Mark Henry Allen (b.1882) /ID:29

 

John Allen (b.1888) /ID:24

Spouse

Sarah Howen (b.1874) / ID:1733

Children

Reuben Charles Allen (b.1894)/ID:1734

 

Edward Thomas Allen (B.1895)/ID:1735

 

James Allen (b.1900)/ID:1736

 

Sarah Allen (b.1902)/ID:1737

 

Pheobe Allen (b.1904)/ID:1738

 

Mark Allen (b.1906)/ID:1739

 

Mary Ann Allen (b.1908)/ID:1740

 

Jack Allen (b.1911)/ID:1741

 

 

 

1875

17th June 1875 - Birth of Edward Allen. Edward Allen was born at 25 Dock Lane, Dudley.
He was the second son of Charles Henry and Mary Ann Allen nee Benbow.

 

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1881

3 April 1881 - The 1881 census for '28, Vauxhall Street, Dudley'

 

Name                 

Relationship   

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County                 

Occupation                 

Charles Allen     

Head               

29       

1852     

Male       

Kidderminster, Worcs

Bricklayers Labourer

Mary Allen

Wife

28

1853

Female

Dudley, Worcs

 

Charles Allen

Son

9

1872

Male

Dudley, Worcs

Scholar

Edward Allen

Son

6

1875

Male

Dudley, Worcs

Scholar

William Allen

Son

3

1878

Male

Dudley, Worcs

 

James Allen

Son

4 mths

1880

Male

Dudley, Worcs

 

 

 

 

1891

5th April 1891 - 1891 Census for 'Lawley Street, Dudley'

 

Name                 

Relationship   

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County            

Occupation

Charles Allen     

Head               

41       

1850      

Male      

Worcester, Worcs

Bricklayers Labourer

Mary A Allen

Wife

39

1852

Female

Dudley, Worcs

 

Edward A Allen

Son

16

1875

Male

Dudley, Worcs

Coal Miner

William Allen

Son

14

1877

Male

Dudley, Worcs

Iron Moulder

James Allen

Son

10

1881

Male

Dudley, Worcs

 

Mark Allen

Son

8

1883

Male

Dudley, Worcs

 

John Allen

Son

4

1887

Male

Dudley, Worcs

 

 

 

 

 

1899

3rd December 1899 - Edward Allen marries Sarah Howen at Netherton, Dudley. 

 

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1901

31st March 1901 - 1901 Census for 5a, Holland Street, Dudley'

 

Name                 

Relationship   

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County            

Occupation                

Edward Allen     

Head               

26       

1875      

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

Bricklayers Labourer

Sarah Allen

Wife

26

1875

Female

Dudley, Worc          

 

Charley Allen

Son

7

1894

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

Edward Allen

Son

6

1895

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

James Allen

Son

1

1900

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

On this census Edwards uncle George Benbow is living next door to them with his wife and family. 'Charley' on the census is son Reuben Charles.

We believe their may have been another child, called George who was born between 1901 and 1908 and sadly died age at least 4.

 

 

 

1911

2 April 1911 - 1911 Census for 5a, Holland Street, Dudley'

 

Name                            

Relationship   

Age    

Est YOB

Gender  

Birth County            

Occupation                

Edward Allen     

Head               

37       

1874      

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

Bricklayer                  

Sarah Allen

Wife

37

1874

Female

Dudley, Worc          

 

Reuben Charles Allen

Son

17

1894

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

Edward Allen

Son

16

1895

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

James Allen

Son

11

1900

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

Sarah Allen

Daughter

9

1902

Female

Dudley, Worc          

 

Pheobe Allen

Daughter

7

1904

Female

Dudley, Worc          

 

Mark Allen

Son

5

1906

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

Mary Ann Allen

Daughter

3

1908

Female

Dudley, Worc          

 

Jack Allen

Son

2 mths

1911

Male      

Dudley, Worc          

 

Edward was a bricklayer for a building contractor.

 

 

 

 

Edward and his two sons, Reuben & Edward

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1939

2 April 1939 - 1939 Registry for '38 Hellier Street, Dudley'

 

Name                            

Gender

DOB             

Status    

Birth County            

Occupation                

William H Yarrington    

Male     

13/01/1905

Married  

Dudley Worc            

Gen Lab Holloware Industry

Phoebe Yarrington

Female

04/02/1904

Married

Dudley Worc            

Unpaid Domestic Duties

Closed Record

 

 

 

 

 

Edward Allen

Male

17/06/1875

Married

Dudley Worc            

Corporation Gen Labourer

 

 

1955 

9th July 1955 -Death of Edward Allen. Edward died at 10, Burton Road, Sedgley, aged 80 years.
He died of Senile myocarditis (inflammation of the heart muscle) and chronic bronchitus.

The informant of death was Phoebe, his daughter and the certificate was issued to Doreen Nancy Allen, his granddaughter ( Edward Jnrs daughter).


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