The Barrier Miner, Monday 9 February 1914
(Broken Hill, New South Wales)

Mr. Henry Allen, a very old resident of East Moonta, died on Thursday last, after an illness extending over a considerable period. The deceased was in his 78th year. He was a native of Cornwall, his birth place being St Austell. Some 48 years ago he left England for South Australia, and obtained employment under the Wallaroo and Moonta Co., in whose employ he remained until about six years ago. He leaves a widow, three sons (Henry Jas, White Cliffs; Josephus, Snowtown; John, Adelaide), and two daughters (Mesdames E. Mellen, Snowtown, and A. Whiting, Adelaide).

The Advertiser, Wednesday 11 February 1914
(Adelaide, South Australia)

ALLEN.—On the 5th February, at his residence, East Moonta, Henry, the beloved husband of Emily Allen, aged 78 years. Cornish papers please copy.

Contributed by Bob Bolitho