Reference Entry

Allen, Thomas William (1862-1950), Greek scholar and palaeographer

N. G. Wilson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Allen, Thomas William (1862-1950), Greek scholar and palaeographer, was born on 9 May 1862 at 103 Camden Road Villas, Camden New Town, London, the eldest of five children of Thomas Bull Allen, wholesale tea dealer, and his wife, Amelia Le Lacheur. One of his sisters married the classical scholar John ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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