Clara Laws Blake

#36160, b. 1855, d. June 1933

Individual's Timeline

Birth1855Clara Laws Blake
Marr RegSeptember 1893Clara Laws Blake
Death13 April 1933Clara Laws Blake1
Death RegJune 1933Clara Laws Allen2
Probate8 June 1933Clara Laws Blake

Primary events

  • Birth: Clara Laws Blake was born in 1855 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Clara and William Henry Allen was registered in the quarter ended September 1893 in the Wandsworth registration district.
  • Death: Clara died on 13 April 1933 in Allendale Clwyn Ave, Prestatyn, Flintshire, Wales, (Aged 78 years, worked back from recorded birth date).1
  • Death Reg: Clara's death was registered in the quarter ended in June 1933 in the St Asaph registration district, aged 76. (Her age calculates to 78 years).2
  • Probate: Her estate was probated on 8 June 1933. The Estate was valued at £1,681.

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Clara was a governess.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Allen.

Census details

  • She appeared on the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1871, living in 74 High Road, South Town, Yarmouth, Norfolk, England in the household of her parents, Garson Blake and Elizabeth Lovewell Laws. She was 16 years old.
  • In 1881 in Needham Clara Laws Blake was included in the household of William WELLS and his family. Clara was working as a governess.
  • In 1891 in Stoke Clara Laws Blake was included in the household of Ann TISOON, 76, and 2 adult sons| Clara is a lady's companion.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901 Clara Laws Blake was the wife of the head of the household, William Henry Allen. The address was 41 John Street, Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales. Their daughter Barbara was living with them.
  • In the census taken on the night of April 2nd 1911 Clara Laws Blake was the wife of the head of the household, William Henry Allen. The address was Marine Drive, Rhyl, Denbighshire, Wales. The house also had Laura THURTLE a sister-in-law, Ada ALLEN a sister. a boarder and a servent. William was named as William Garson ALLEN. Their daughter Barbara was living with them.

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: In 1866 Lovewell stated she was single and living in Yarmouth.3

Child of Clara Laws Blake and William Henry Allen

  • Barbara Madge Garson Allen b. Sep 1894, d. Jun 1968

Citations

  1. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966 about Clare Laws Allen
    Name:      Clare Laws Allen
    Probate Date:      8 Jun 1933
    Death Date:      13 Apr 1933
    Death Place:      Flintshire, Wales
    Registry:      Bangor."
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      ALLEN, Clara L
    Registration district:      St. Asaph
    County:      Denbighshire
    Year of registration:      1933
    Quarter of registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    Age at death:      76
    Volume no:      11B
    Page no:      339.
  3. John OWEN and Mark PIERSON, 15th August 1866, Lovewell's siblings were as follows - Clara Laws 11 ditto ditto.