Thompson Swan Allen1

#78792, b. 3 August 1834, d. 21 December 1862

Individual's Timeline

Birth3 August 1834Thompson Swan Allen1
Christening31 December 1834Thompson Swan Allen1
Marriage6 July 1857Thompson Swan Allen2
Death21 December 1862Thompson Swan Allen3

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: Thompson was a seaman whose ticket was issued when he was 11 in Scarborough. In 1861 he was a shipwright, but died at sea as a member of the crew of the Norfolk Lass in 1862. She was never found, all hands assumed drowned after the storm of the 21st Dec.4

Census details

Child of Thompson Swan Allen and Sophia Sampley


  1. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      Thompson Swan
    Last name      Allen
    Sex      Male
    Birth year      1834
    Birth date      03 Aug 1834
    Baptism year      1834
    Baptism date      31 Dec 1834
    Father's first name(s)      Robert
    Mother's first name(s)      Mary
    Parish      Lowestoft, St Margaret
    Diocese      Norwich
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Archive      Norfolk Record Office
    Archive reference      PD 589/7
    Page      33
    Record set      Norfolk Baptisms
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)     Thompson Swan
    Last name     Allen
    Name note     -
    Marriage year     1857
    Marriage date     06 Jul 1857
    Marriage place     -
    Spouse's first name(s)     Sophia
    Spouse's last name     Sampley
    Residence     York, England
    County     Yorkshire
    Country     England
    Record set     England Marriages 1538-1973
    Category     Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
    Subcategory     Marriages & divorces
    Collections from     United Kingdom.
  3. Find my past web sites, online or,
    First name(s)     Thompson
    Last name     Allen
    Gender     Male
    Birth year     -
    Death year     1862
    Death date     21 Dec 1862
    Vessel name     Norfolk Lass
    Home port     Scarbro
    Departure port     -
    Series     BT 153
    Box     0005
    Page     130
    Record set     Deaths At Sea, 1781-1968
    Category     Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
    Subcategory     Deaths & burials
    Collections from     United Kingdom.
  4. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      Thompson
    Last name      Allen
    Birth year      1836
    Birth date      03 Aug 1836
    Birth place      Lowestoft
    Birth county/country      Suffolk
    Archive      The National Archives
    Series      BT113
    Piece number      135
    Date range      1845-1854
    Record set      Britain, Merchant Seamen, 1835-1857
    Category      Education & work
    Subcategory      Merchant navy & maritime
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  5. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)     THOMPSON
    Last name     ALLAN
    Birth year     1858
    Birth quarter     2
    Registration month     -
    Mother's last name     -
    District     Scarborough
    County     Yorkshire
    Country     England
    Volume     9D
    Page     286
    Record set     England & Wales Births 1837-2006
    Category     Birth, Marriage & Death (Parish Registers)
    Subcategory     Births & baptisms
    Collections from     United Kingdom.