Charles William Allen

#37723, b. December 1874, d. September 1958

Individual's Timeline

Birth7 November 1874Charles William Allen1
Birth RegDecember 1874Charles William Allen2
Marr RegSeptember 1897Charles William Allen3
Marriage of Son1921Charles Frederick Allen4
Death RegMarch 1937Annie Gilding5
19391939Charles William Allen
Marriage of Son1942Francis Roberts Methuen Allen6
Death RegSeptember 1958Charles William Allen7

Primary events

  • Birth: Charles William Allen was born on 7 November 1874 in Suffolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: Charles's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1874 in the Blything, Southwold registration district.2
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Charles and Annie Gilding was registered in the quarter ended September 1897 in the Wangford, Beccles registration district. The Parish Church Beccles 18st July 1897 according to his army papers.3
  • Marriage of Son: His child Charles Frederick Allen was married in 1921 in Wangford, Suffolk, England.4
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of Annie Gilding, Charles William became a widower in the quarter ended March 1937. He was 62 years and 3 months at the time.5
  • Marriage of Son: His child Francis Roberts Methuen Allen was married in 1942 in Penrith, New South Wales, Australia.6
  • Death Reg: Charles's death was registered in the quarter ended in September 1958 in the North Walsham registration district. (His age calculates to 83 years and 9 months).7

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Charles was a bricklayer.
  • Education: In 1886 Charles William Allen was educated in Beccles Board/Council (boys) School.1

Census details

Military Career

Records show that Charles William Allen served in the armed forces. Joined the Suffolk Regiment at the age of 40 and served at home until 1919 as far as I can tell. He was a large man for the times, near 6 foot with a 40" chest. He was a well qualified bricklayer when he joined.

His statement of dependents is: (1) wife Annie, daughter Maise Edna aged 11 and son Francis Methune aged 15. All living in Providence Place, Denmark Road, Beccles.

Children of Charles William Allen and Annie Gilding

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      Chas Will
    Last name      Allen
    Birth year      1874
    Birth date      07 Nov 1874
    Event year      1886
    School name      Beccles Board/Council (boys) School
    Town      Beccles
    County      Suffolk
    Country      England
    Parent name(s)      Frederick Jas
    Book type      Admissions
    Archive reference      499/3/2
    Folio / page no.      -
    Archive      Suffolk Record Office, Lowestoft
    Record set      National School Admission Registers & Log-books 1870-1914
    Category      Institutions & organisations
    Subcategory      Schools & education
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, ALLEN      Charles William            Blything      4a     702.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Gilding      Annie            Wangford      4a     1739.
  4. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Allen      Charles F      Clarke      Wangford      4a     2832     
    Clarke      Florence      Allen      Wangford      4a     2832.
  5. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      ANNIE
    Last name      ALLEN
    Gender      Female
    Birth day      -
    Birth month      -
    Birth year      1876
    Age      61
    Death quarter      1
    Death year      1937
    District      SMALLBURGH
    County      Norfolk
    Volume      4B
    Page      64
    Country      England
    Record set      England & Wales deaths 1837-2007
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Deaths & burials
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  6. DB - NSW BDM on line, online http://www.bdm.nsw.gov.au/familyHistory, 24459/1942      ALLEN      FRANCIS ROBERTS METHVEN      CASSIDY      RUBY LA BOURNE      PENRITH.
  7. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      CHARLES W
    Last name      ALLEN
    Gender      Male
    Birth day      -
    Birth month      -
    Birth year      1875
    Age      83
    Death quarter      3
    Death year      1958
    District      NORTH WALSHAM
    County      Norfolk
    Volume      4B
    Page      431
    Country      England
    Record set      England & Wales deaths 1837-2007
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Deaths & burials
    Collections from      United Kingdom.