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Allen, Elizabeth


Registration number43
First name(s)Elizabeth

Nurse's Home, Pear Tree Green, nr. Southampton

Date of registration7 March 1890

Training, S. John's House & King's College Hospital 1873 - 76
Private Nursing, 1876 - 84
Dist. Nurse, Southampton, 1884 to date


Removed by order of Execuitive Committee from the Membership Roll

Professional details

Additional qualifications

Queen's Nurse by Victoria Jubilee Inst.1915
Queen's Nurse in Ireland,1918

Work experience

Lowther, 1907
Bamber Bridge, 1915
Exeter V.A. Hospital, 1916
Superintendent Nurse at Union Infirmary, Christchurch, 1908
District Nurse, St. Mary Extra Nurse's Home, Pear Tree Green, Nr. Southampton, 1890

Professional activities

Applied for RBNA, 1894

Additional professional details

Mary Bliss Davies, Hon. Sec. of St. Mary Extra Nurse's Home, Pear Tree Green wrote expressing her joy of "securing the services of Elizabeth Allen, who had won the hearts of all classes by her sympathy and kindness and high professional qualities."


Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives

The British Journal of Nursing:
Vol.16, 14 Apr., 1896, p.307
Vol.38, 11 May, 1907, p.348
Vol.55, Nov. 6, 1915, p.384
Vol.55, 25 Sept. 1915, p.255
Vol.57, 16 Sept., 1916, p.236
Vol.61, 9 Nov., 1918, p.288

The Nursing Record & Hospital World:
Vol.4, 9 Jan., 1890, p.47/48
Vol.30, 11 Apr. 1908, p.288
Vol.12, June 30, 1894, p.420

National Archives, Kew

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