NameWalter George ALLAN , 2C2R
Birth1875, East Rigton, Yorkshire
Baptism14 Nov 1876, All Hallows, Bardsey, Yorkshire
Death12 Jan 1949, Knaresborough, Yorkshire
FatherWilliam ALLAN (~1849-)
MotherSarah GRAINGER (~1854-1916)
Notes for Walter George ALLAN
Parish Records All Hallows, Bardsey, Yorkshire
Baptism November 14, 1875 Walter George Allan, parents William and Sarah Allan, of Rigton, father is a farm worker.

In the 1881 census 1 Ling Lane, Village of Scarcroft, Yorkshire
Head William Allan, age 32, Groom of gardener (domestic servant), born Rufforth, Yorkshire.
Wife Sarah Allan, age 27, born East Rigton, Yorkshire
Son Walter G. Allan, age 5, born East Rigton
Daughter Mary L. Allan, age 3, born Wighill, Yorkshire.
Son John W? Allan, age 1, born Scarcroft, Yorkshire.
Son Percy E. Allan, age 2 months, born Scarcroft.

In the 1891 census Ivy Lodge, Scarcroft, Yorkshire
Head William Allan, age 42, gardener, employed, born Rufforth, Yorkshire.
Wife Sarah Allan, age 37, born East Rigton, Yorkshire.
Son Walter G. Allan, age 15, born East Rigton.
Daughter Mary L. Allan, 13, born Wighill Park, Yorkshire.
Son John W. Allan, age 11, scholar, born Scarcroft.
Son Percy E. Allan, age 10, scholar, born Scarcroft.
Son Cecil A. Allan, age 5, scholar, born Scarcroft.

In the 1901 census 26 Devon Street, Leeds Yorkshire
Walter Allan, lodger, single, age 25, railway labourer, born East Rigton.
He and 3 other railway labourers are boarding with Samuel Mather a railway ganger and his family.

In the 1911 census Roker House, Gracious street, Knaresbourough, Yorkshire
Head William Allan, age 62, gardener, own account, born Rufforth, Yorkshire
Wife Sarah Allan, age 57, married 36 years, 7 children born alive 4 still living, born East Rigton, Yorkshire.
Son Walter George Allan, age 35, single, jobbing gardener, own account, born East Rigton.
Son Cecil Arthur Allan, age 25, single, grocer’s assistant, worker, born Scarcroft, Yorkshire.

WWI British Army Service Records
Walter George Allan Regimemntal Number 127347 Royal Regiment og Artillary
address 27 Gracious Street, Knaresbro
Age 20 years 2 months
Coal Porter
not married
December 10, 1915
Father William Allan, Knaresbro
Mobilized March 22, 1916
Remobilized November 3, 1916
AA Depot posted November 12, 1916
57 AA Company posted December 5, 1916
49 Aa Company posted October 19, 1917
Transferred to class Z Army Reserve March 21, 1919, Dover
Date May 30, 1917
Christian Name of Mother Sarah (Deceased)
Single
Station Manchester
Rank Gunner
Civil employment desired platers helper in shipyard or goods porter

In the March 1949 death index Walter G. Allan, age 73, Knareborough, Yorkshire West Riding, volume 2c, page 150.

National Probate Calendar
Walter George Allan of 20a Finkle-street Knaresborough Yorkshire died 12 January 1949 Administration London 3 May 1950 to John William Allan [brother] retired omnibus driver. Effects 251 pounds.
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