Charles Romilly

Male1808–28 August 1887

Brief Life History of Charles

When Charles Romilly was born in 1808, in Woburn, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Samuel Romilly, was 51 and his mother, Anne Garbett, was 23. He married Georgiana Elizabeth Russell on 13 January 1842, in London, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. He lived in St George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Saint George Hanover Square, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1881. He died on 28 August 1887, in England, United Kingdom, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Charles Romilly
Georgiana Elizabeth Russell
Marriage: 13 January 1842
John Romilly
Francis Romilly
Charles Edward Romilly
Cosmo Romilly
Alfred Romilly
George Romilly

Sources (17)

  • Charles Romilly, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Charles Romilly, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mr Charles Romilly in entry for George Romilly, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 January 1842London, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

    +1 More Child

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1812 · Manchester Food Riots

    Age 4

    The Manchester Food Riots started on April 18, 1812, in Shudehill. The main focus was on the potato market. By 3pm, calvary and infantry soldiers began patrolling the streets and breaking up the crowds.


    Age 7

    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.


    Age 22

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    1 Norman, English: locative name from Romilly in Eure (France). Some examples may belong under (2) or (3), and there has probably been confusion between them.

    2 Norman, English: locative name from Remilly in Manche (France).

    3 English: locative name from Romiley (Cheshire)

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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