Person record: ALLEN, C. Mountford  (1855-1905)

Basic biographical summary of this person
Full nameCharles Mountford ALLEN
Gendermale
Relevance of this personlanternist based in Australia; contributor to OMLJ, 1893 
Main period of activity1890s
Notes

Son of James Mountford Allen (1809-73), an architect. He probably emigrated to Australia in the 1870s (not found in the 1881 Census of England).

Many thanks to Martin Pakes for information about this person.

 
ChronologyDateAgeEvent/activity
23 April 1855born atCrewkerne, Somerset, England
7 April 18615census record1861 Census of England and Wales, RG9/1637.10.14
1871residentChurch Street, Crewkerne, Somerset, England
2 April 187115census record1871 Census of England and Wales, RG10/2407.26.8
– occupation “Scholar”
1892-1903residentBrisbane, Queensland, Australia
1905~49died atAustralia
Texts linked to this personArticles (1)

C. Mountford Allen, Lanternists in Australia in OMLJ 4.44 (January 1893)

Lucerna ID no. 6002948Record created by Richard Crangle. Last updated 4 October 2016