Oscar R. "Earl" Allen was the son of Norman Allen and Helen Smith of Yarmouth County, Nova Scotia.
He was born September 16, 1912 in Kelley's Cove Nova Scotia.
He was a fisherman by trade.
He married Marie Alfreda Pothier, the daughter of Francois Leon Pothier and Anne Delphine Pothier, on March 2, 1940 in Yarmouth, Nova Scotia. 
Ocscar R. died in 1997, and was buried in the Chebougue Cemetery in Rockville, Nova Scotia.
1921 Canadian Census: Norman A. Allen-Head, residing in Kelley's Cove, age 60, occupation-farming Helen M. Allen-Wife, age 40 Arthur R. Allen, Son, age 21, occupation-fishing Sinclair Allen-Son, age 17, occupation-fishing Norman A. Allen-Son, age 15, occupation-fishing Edgar Y. Allen-Son, age 13 Oscar E. Allen-Son, age 9
There is a discrepancy in the sources' His Birth Registration lists his birth date as September 16, 1912. Find A Grave lists his birth date as November 16, 1912
↑ 1.01.1 Nova Scotia Archives:Vital Statistics:Oscar R Allen, born 1912 in Kelleys Cove, Yarmouth County:Item can be found in Registration Year: 1912 - Page: 53100291 - Number: 53100292:Last accessed online September 14, 2017 at: Birth Registration
↑ 2.02.1 Nova Scotia Archives:Vital Statistics:Alfreda Mary Pothier and Oscar Earl Allen married 1940 in Yarmouth County:Item can be found in Registration Year: 1940 - Book: 98 - Page: 350:Last accessed online September 14, 2017 at: Marriage Registration
↑ Find A Grave: Oscar R Allen : Last accessed online September 11, 2018 at: Find A Grave
↑ Library and Archives Canada: Censuses: 1921 Canadian Census: Province-Nova Scotia: District-Yarmouth and Clare #64: Subdistrict-Municipality of Yarmouth #12: Page 8: House-87: Family-87: Last accessed online December 9, 2019 at: 1921 Census