Charles Fitzhugh

Male1848–29 July 1926

Brief Life History of Charles

When Charles Fitzhugh was born in 1848, in Piddington, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Fitzhugh, was 38 and his mother, Lucy Bull, was 35. He had at least 9 sons and 3 daughters with Michal Chaplin. He lived in Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Preston Deanery, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. He died on 29 July 1926, in Piddington, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 78.

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Charles Fitzhugh
Michal Chaplin
Frederick Fitzhugh
James Fitzhugh
Charles Fitzhugh
Leonard Fitzhugh
Emily Lucy Fitzhugh
John Fitzhugh
John Fitzhugh
Eliza Fitzhugh
Annie Fitzhugh
William Fitzhugh
Arthur Fitzhugh
Harold Fitzhugh

Sources (16)

  • Charles Fitzhugh, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles Fitzhugh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Charles Fitzhugh in entry for Annie Fitzhugh, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 6

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 32

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


Age 36

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

English (Northamptonshire): from Anglo-Norman French fi(t)z ‘son’ (see Fitz ) + the personal name Hugh (see Hugh ), ‘son of Hugh’.

History: William Fitzhugh (1651–1701), from Bedford, England, emigrated to VA c. 1670 and established himself on the Potomac River in what was then Stafford County, VA, as a planter and exporter. He also practiced law, was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses, and served in 1687 as lieutenant colonel of the county militia.

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

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