John Edward Allen

#27830, b. December 1854
  • Father: Robert Allen b. 29 Jun 1820, d. 16 Jan 1900
  • Mother: Elizabeth Larn b. 22 Sep 1824, d. Mar 1906

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegDecember 1854John Edward Allen1
Marriage4 January 1885John Edward Allen2
Death11 April 1898Mary Ann Dimond3

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: John's birth was registered in the quarter ended in December 1854 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. The PR is missing for this period, so this registration is a best guess, later confirmed from finding John Edward as the son of Robert when he married in 1885.1
  • Marriage: He married Mary Ann Dimond on Sunday, 4 January 1885 in St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 24 years ~&~ 30 years and 1 month old.2
  • (Widow) Death: In 1898, at the age of 43 years and 4 months, John was left a widower by the death of Mary Ann Dimond.3

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: John was a fisherman.

Census details

Family of John Edward Allen and Mary Ann Dimond


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, First name(s)      JOHN EDWARD
    Last name      ALLEN
    Birth year      1854
    Birth quarter      4
    Registration month      -
    Mother's last name      -
    District      YARMOUTH
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4B
    Page      21
    Record set      England & Wales births 1837-2006
    Category      Life Events (BDMs)
    Subcategory      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      United Kingdom.
  2. Free parish registers, online, Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     119
    MarriageDate     27 Feb 1873
    GroomForename     John
    GroomSurname     HARDINGHAM
    GroomAge     22
    GroomParish     Great Yarmouth
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     S Quay
    BrideForename     Mary Ann
    BrideSurname     ALLEN
    BrideAge     23
    BrideParish     Great Yarmouth
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     S Quay
    GroomFatherForename     Bemjamin
    GroomFatherSurname     HARDINGHAM
    GroomFatherOccupation     Carter
    BrideFatherForename     Robert
    BrideFatherSurname     ALLEN
    BrideFatherOccupation     Sailor
    WitnessOneForename     William
    WitnessOneSurname     ALLEN
    WitnessTwoForename     Francis
    WitnessTwoSurname     HARDINGHAM
    Notes     X Her Mark
    FileNumber     18360.
  3. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1437
    BurialDate     15 Apr 1898
    Forename     Mary Ann
    Surname     ALLEN
    Age     37
    Abode     Row
    FileNumber     21851.