Allen, George

First solicitor trained entirely in Australia and founder of one of Sydney's oldest law firms.

Milestone
Born
Southwark, London, England
23 Nov 1800
Arrived Sydney
1816
Died
Glebe
03 Nov 1877
Occupation
Position
1816
1825
01 Nov 1842 - 31 Dec 1853
1844 - 1845
28 Jul 1845 - 29 Feb 1856
1848 - 1860
22 May 1856 - 13 May 1861
03 Sep 1861 - 03 Nov 1877
Property
Owned
1829 - 1877
Owned
1829 - 1877
Owned
1858 - 1887
Relationship
Child of
Parent of
Spouse
24 Jul 1823

Allen, George

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2010

Stepson of a convict, George Allen became the colony's first locally trained lawyer, and a pillar of society.