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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Family Time Line

Charles William Follet
1870–
Sarah Ann Smout
1866–
Marriage: 20 May 1894
Clara A Follett
1898–
Emma Gladys Follet
1903–

Spouse and Children

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

(2)

    Clara A Follett

    Female1898–Female

    Emma Gladys Follet

    Female1903–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

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.
1884

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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