Henry ‘Harry' Allen, born in Reading in 1890/91, son of Edward Allen, waiter at hotels, born in Newbury, and Mary born in Feltham, Middlesex. In 1911 Harry, a domestic gardener, was living at The Lodge, Shotover with his wife Harriet Ada nee Parrott, born in Stoke, Oxon. in 1889, and a baby son born in Tiddington. Harry Ernest and Harriet Ada Allen were still living at Shotover Lodge in 1921. Harry died in September 1970 aged 80.
This Shotover Lodge, which was the access from the A40, no longer exists. He was related to Clayton Cooper, who also lived here.