The Allan Family

A Family History

Arthur Durrell Allan

Was born on November 29th 1898. He was baptised in St Thomas of Canterbury the Parsh Church in the Parish of Portsmouth in the County of Portsmouth on 22nd January 1899. At the time of the baptism the family were living at 98 High Street, Portsmouth and his father Harry was a Butcher.

During the census of 1901 Arthur [2]was living with his parents Harry [36] a Butcher Shopkeeper and Kate [35] at 98 High Street, Portsmouth. With them at this time were his siblings Edith [6]  Harry [4]  and Vera [0]  and his half brothers  Lyndhurst [18] a Carriers Clerk and Reginald [17] a Butchers Journeyman and a cousin Nellie Treleaven [17] Dressmaker (Domestic).

In the 1911 census Durrell (Arthur?) [12]was living with his parents Harry [46] a Master Butcher and Kate [45] Assisting in The Business at 98 High Street, Portsmouth. Living with them were his sisters Edith [16] Vera [10] and brother  Harry [14]. Also there was half brother George Maxwell (Reginald?) [27] a Traveller and Nellie Treleaven [27]  Assistant Domestic Duties.

Arthur possibly married an Evelyn Warner during the 1st quarter of 1959 in the Gosport registration district.

Family Connections


Harry Allan

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