Charles William Follet

19 June 1870–
Walsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles William

When Charles William Follet was born on 19 June 1870, in Walsall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Anthony Follet, was 28 and his mother, Harriet Foley, was 30. He married Sarah Ann Smout on 20 May 1894, in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. He lived in Walsall Foreign, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Walsall St Matthew, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Charles William Follet
Sarah Ann Smout
Marriage: 20 May 1894
Clara A Follett
Emma Gladys Follet

Spouse and Children

20 May 1894
Wolverhampton, West Midlands, England, United Kingdom


    Clara A Follett


    Emma Gladys Follet


Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 10

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

Age 14

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

Age 34

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

English: nickname for a foolish or eccentric person, from a diminutive of Foll, from Old French fol ‘mad’, ‘stupid’ (Late Latin follis, originally a noun denoting any of various objects filled with air, but later transferred to vain and emptyheaded notions).

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

Sources (3)

  • Charles W Follett in household of William A Follett, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles W Follett in household of Harriet Follett, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charles W Follett in household of William A Follett, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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