for allender researchers.
the under-mentioned is listed as 'allendet' on 'free bmd' and 'ancestry'.
south durham herald
saturday 05 june 1886
interment of a giant.
james allender, who is described as an irish giant, and who recently died in the south shields workhouse, was interred in westoe cemetery on saturday afternoon. deceased, who was seven feet six inches in height, and weighed 27 stones. he was a native of londonderry. the coffin measured seven feet ten inches by two feet two inches.