Margery (Allingham) Youngman Carter

Margery Louise (Allingham) Youngman Carter (1904 - 1966)

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Margery Louise Youngman Carter formerly Allingham
Born in Ealing, London, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in St. Giles, London, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Colchester, Essex, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 24 Oct 2018
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Categories: Colchester, Essex | Ealing, London | English Authors | English Notables.


Margery (Allingham) Youngman Carter is Notable.

Margery Allingham was born in 1904 in London, England, to Herbert Allingham and Emily Jane (Hughes) Allingham.[1][2] She married Philip Youngman Carter in 1927 in St. Giles, London.[3]

Her death was registered in the 3rd quarter of 1966 at Colchester, Essex.[4] She was buried at St Nicholas, Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Maldon District, Essex.[5]


Allingham was an English writer of detective novels and stories, beginning her career during what is known as the Golden Age of detective fiction.
For complete bibliography, please see freespace page

  • Albert Campion series
    • The Crime at Black Dudley (1929: US title The Black Dudley Murder)
    • Mystery Mile (1930)
    • Look to the Lady (1931: US title The Gyrth Chalice Mystery)
    • Police at the Funeral (1931)
    • Sweet Danger (1933: US title Kingdom of Death/The Fear Sign)
    • Death of a Ghost (1934)
    • Flowers for the Judge (1936: US title Legacy in Blood)
    • Dancers in Mourning (1937: US title Who Killed Chloe?)
    • Mr. Campion: Criminologist (1937: short stories)
    • The Case of the Late Pig (1937: originally appeared in Mr Campion: Criminologist)
    • The Fashion in Shrouds (1938)
    • Mr. Campion and Others (1939: short stories)
    • Traitor's Purse (1941: US title The Sabotage Murder Mystery)
    • Coroner's Pidgin (1945: US title Pearls Before Swine)
    • The Casebook of Mr Campion (1947: short stories)
    • More Work for the Undertaker (1948)
    • The Tiger in the Smoke (1952: serialised in US newspapers as Tiger Loose)[9]
    • The Beckoning Lady (1955: US title The Estate of the Beckoning Lady)
    • Hide My Eyes (1958: US title Tether's End/Ten Were Missing)
    • The China Governess (1963)
    • The Mind Readers (1965)


  1. England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch ( : 1 October 2014), Margery Louisa Allingham, 1904; from "England & Wales Births, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Birth Registration, Brentford, Middlesex, England, citing General Register Office, Southport, England.
  2. England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 2 August 2017), Margery Louise Allingham in household of Herbert John Allingham, Layer Marney Layer Breton, , Essex, England; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  3. England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch ( : 8 October 2014), Margery L Allingham and null, 1927; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing 1927, quarter 3, vol. 1B, p. 1229, St. Giles, London, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  4. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 September 2014), Margery L Y Carter, 1966; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Death, Colchester, Essex, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  5. Find A Grave: Memorial #34184451

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English writer Margery Allingham
English writer Margery Allingham

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