|ALLEN, James Vince
In 1855 when his wife Sophia was admitted to the workhouse, probably on account of illness, her husband, not named, was recorded as being a painter.
James married Sophia Martha HUNT, daughter of Joshua HUNT and Mary STEVENS, on 7 June 1840 in Old Church, St Pancras, London, England.1 (Sophia Martha HUNT was baptised on 3 December 1815 in Old Church, Saint Pancras, London, England 19 20 and died on 3 November 1855 in St Pancras Parish Chapel Poor Law Union, London, England 21.)
James next married Martha PICKEN, daughter of John PICKEN and Catherine POTTER, on 14 June 1868 in St Pancras District, London, England. (Martha PICKEN was born on 21 October 1840 in St Pancras District, London, England 8 22, baptised on 27 May 1848 in St Pancras Parish, Middlesex, England 22 and died on 15 March 1923.)
The BMD Marriage Index (vol 1b page 284) lists the marriage for Martha Picken and James Vince Allen in the registration quarter April to June but does not give the exact date. The full certificate has not been consulted. The date comes from I Smith, a descendant of James Vince Allen. 3
1 ancestry.co.uk, FreeBMD. England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915.
2 ancestry.co.uk, England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915 VOLUME: 1b PAGE: 218.
3 ancestry.co.uk, England & Wales Free BMD Marriage Index 1837-1915.
4 ancestry.co.uk, London, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906.
5 ancestry.co.uk, Pallot's Baptism Index for England: 1780 - 1837.
6 ancestry.co.uk, England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975.
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8 1871 UK census, St Pancras Parish London Class: RG10; Piece: 226; Folio: 74; Page: 30; GSU roll: 824602.
9 ancestry.co.uk, England & Wales, FreeBMD Death Index, 1837-1915.
10 GRO Scotland, Marriage certificate RDS 647 No 46 Hamilton 1879-son.
11 GRO Scotland, Marriage Hamilton 647 no 46 1879.
12 GRO Scotland, Marriage certificate RDS 647 No 46 Hamilton 1879-son W. G.
13 ancestry.co.uk, London, England, Workhouse Admission and Discharge Records, 1738-1930 St Pancras Parish & Poor Law Union.
14 1841 UK Census, Civil Parish: St Pancras; County: Middlesex; Enumeration District: 21; Folio: 29; Page: 52.
15 1861 UK census, St Pancras Parish London en d 15 page 50.
16 e-books, Survey of London ed Howard Roberts and Walter H. Godfrey.
17 Internet Site, http://www.british-history.ac.uk/old-new-london/vol5/pp324-340.
18 Internet Site, http://www.genealogistsforum.co.uk/forum/archive/index.php?t-20625.html Chapel Street,St Pancras,Marylebone.
19 ancestry.co.uk, England, Select Births and Christenings 1538-1975 Film no 597806,-07,-08.
20 ancestry.co.uk, Pallot's Baptism Index for England 1780-1837.
21 ancestry.co.uk, London, England, Deaths and Burials, 1813-1980.
ancestry.co.uk, ondon, England, Births and Baptisms, 1813-1906.