Allen, Robert Henry

Robert Henry 


1886 - 1917
Rank Private
Service no.27023
Regiment North Staffordshire Regiment 7th Bn.
DiedJanuary 12, 1917



Robert Henry

Born in 1886 – Robert left Granby Road School on 21st July 1899 age 13he married Alice Horsley 8th April 1912 at St James, Aylestone Park – they had sons, William H 1912,& Robert H 1915.

Husband of Alice Pitts (formerly Allen), of 22, Harold St., Aylestone Park, LeicesterAlice Allen married Coleman Pitts on 16th August 1919 at St James AylPk.


1891 Census Thomas Street, Leicester,

Robert Allen Head MarriedMale 29 1862 – Gas Stoker

Sary E Allen Wife MarriedFemale28 1863 Leicestershire, Stay Maker

Robert HyAllenSon Single Male 4 1887 Leicestershire,Scholar

A Emily Allen Daughter – Female0 1891 Leicestershire, –


1901 Census 9, Milligan Road, Leicester,

Robert Allen Head Married Male 39 1862 Wymondham, Leicestershire, Gas Labourer

Elizabeth Allen Wife Married Female 38 1863 Hose, Leicestershire,

Robert H Allen Son Single Male 14 1887 Leicestershire, Box Hand Cigar

Agnes E Allen Daughter Single Female 10 1891 Leicestershire,

Thomas H Allen Son Single Male 7 1894 Leicestershire,

Lucy M Allen Daughter Single Female 4 1897 Leicestershire,

Blanch H Allen Daughter Single Female 0 1901 Leicestershire,

Henry Smith Brother-In-Law Widower Male 58 1843 Hose, Leicestershire, Errands


1911 Census 23 Duns Lane Leicester,

Robert Allen Husband Married Male 52 1859 Wymondham Leics. Newsagent

Sarah Elizth Allen Wife Married Female 50 1861 Hose Leics.

Robert Henry Allen Son Single Male 24 1887 Leicester  Shoe Finisher

Agnes Amelia Emily Allen DaughterMarriedFemale 20 1891 Leicester Hat And Cap Maker

Thomas Harold Allen Son Single Male 17 1894 Leicester  Bakers Vanman

Lucy May Allen Daughter – Female 14 1897 Leicester  Hosiery Warehouse Mender

Blanche Hilda Allen Daughter – Female 10 1901 Leicester  School Girl

Doris Winifred Allen Daughter – Female 7 1904 Leicester  –


Grave Reference

XXIV. A. 10.


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