Charles Warren

South Molton, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Warren was born in 1872, in South Molton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Warren, was 37 and his mother, Mary Payne, was 37. He married Nellie Colston in 1894, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in South Molton, Devon, England in 1891 and Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Charles Warren
Nellie Colston
Marriage: 1894
Elsie May Warren
William Warren
Frederick Warren
Charles Warren
Nellie Warren
Albert Warren
Frank Warren

Spouse and Children

Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom


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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 8

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 12

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 32

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

1 English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from La Varrenne in Seine-Maritime, France, named with a Gaulish element probably descriptive of alluvial land or sandy soil.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a game park, or an occupational name for someone employed in one, from Anglo-Norman French warrene or Middle English wareine ‘warren’, ‘piece of land for breeding game’.3 Irish: adopted as an Englsih form of Gaelic Ó Murnáin ( see Murnane , Warner ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Warren in household of William Warren, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charley Warren in household of William Warren, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charlie Warren, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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