Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Allen, Bennetlocked

(bap. 1736, d. 1819)
  • C. S. L. Davies


Allen, Bennet (bap. 1736, d. 1819), Church of England clergyman and journalist, was born at Yazor, Herefordshire, where he was baptized on 26 August 1736, the second son of James Allen (c.1700–1776), vicar of Yazor, and of his wife, Elizabeth, née...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
J. Foster, ed., , 4 vols. (1887–8), later edn (1891); , 4 vols. (1891–2); 8 vol. repr. (1968) and (2000)
Gentleman's Magazine