Charlie Hancock

29 May 1887–29 July 1974 (Age 87)
Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charlie

When Charlie Hancock was born on 29 May 1887, in Pinxton, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Hancock, was 26 and his mother, Sarah Hannah Fisher, was 27. He married Ellen Elizabeth Flint on 27 December 1915, in Old Basford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. He lived in Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 38 years. He died on 29 July 1974, in Old Basford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 87.

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Charlie Hancock
Ellen Elizabeth Flint
Marriage: 27 December 1915
Nellie Hancock
Winifred Hancock
Clarice Hancock

Spouse and Children

27 December 1915
Old Basford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom


    Nellie Hancock


    Winifred Hancock


    Clarice Hancock


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 17

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.

Age 21

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 27

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Hann + the hypocoristic suffix -cok, which was commonly added to personal names ( see Cocke ).2 Dutch: from Middle Dutch hanecoc ‘winkle’, ‘periwinkle’ (a type of shellfish), probably a metonymic occupational name for someone who gathered and sold shellfish.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charlie Hancock in household of Joseph Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charley Hancock, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"
  • Charlie Hancock in household of Joseph Hancock, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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