Alleyn

Alleyn is a surname, and may refer to:

  • Charles Joseph Alleyn (1817-1890), Quebec lawyer and political figure
  • Edward Alleyn (1566-1626), English actor
  • James Alleyn (1683-1746), English educationalist
  • John Alleyn (died 1686), surgeon and fifth Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich
  • John Alleyn (1621-1663), British barrister and MP for Mitchell (Michael)
  • Matthias Alleyn (died 1642), second Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich
  • Raph Alleyn (died circa 1677), fourth Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich
  • Roderick Alleyn, a fictional police detective
  • Thomas Alleyn (3rd Master of Dulwich College) (died circa 1668), third Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich
  • Thomas Alleyn (Barber-Surgeon) (died 1631), first Master of the College of God's Gift in Dulwich


John Alleyne may refer to:

  • Sir John Alleyne, 1st Baronet (1724–1801), Speaker of the House of Assembly of Barbados
  • Sir John Alleyne, 3rd Baronet (1820–1912), British businessman and engineer

Other articles related to "alleyn":

Singing In The Shrouds
... it is the twentieth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1959 ... Inspector Roderick Alleyn Creator Ngaio Marsh Novels (chronological) A Man Lay Dead Enter a Murderer The Nursing Home Murder Death in Ecstasy Vintage Murder Artists in ...
Last Ditch
... by Ngaio Marsh it is the twenty-ninth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1977 ... smuggling in the Channel Islands, and features Alleyn's son, Ricky, in a central role ... Inspector Roderick Alleyn Creator Ngaio Marsh Novels (chronological) A Man Lay Dead Enter a Murderer The Nursing Home Murder Death in Ecstasy Vintage Murder Artists in Crime Death in a White Tie ...
Scales Of Justice (novel)
... the eighteenth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1955 ... Inspector Roderick Alleyn Creator Ngaio Marsh Novels (chronological) A Man Lay Dead Enter a Murderer The Nursing Home Murder Death in Ecstasy Vintage ...
A Man Lay Dead
... detective novel by Ngaio Marsh it is the first novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1934 ... more focused on Nigel Bathgate and less so on Alleyn ... This novel was adapted for the television series The Inspector Alleyn Mysteries, with the most notable change being that the Angela North character was replaced by Agatha Troy, who appears in later ...
Colour Scheme
... by Ngaio Marsh it is the twelfth novel to feature Roderick Alleyn, and was first published in 1943 ... Alleyn himself is working for military intelligence in their counterespionage division it is not until the very end of the book that one of its characters is revealed to be Inspector Alleyn in disguise ... Marsh's next novel Died in the Wool also concerns Alleyn's counterespionage work in New Zealand ...