Charles Pink

14 May 1843–
North Mundham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Charles

When Charles Pink was born on 14 May 1843, in North Mundham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, his father, George Pink, was 31 and his mother, Sarah Picket, was 27. He married Martha Warren on 25 February 1877, in North Mundham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Reigate, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Lindfield, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Charles Pink
1843–
Martha Warren
1839–
Marriage: 25 February 1877

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 February 1877North Mundham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    World Events (7)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 11
    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 37
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    1884
    Age 41
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: nickname for a chirpy person, from Middle English pink(e), pinch (Old English pinc(a)) ‘chaffinch’.English: possibly a nickname for a physically small person, from an unrecorded Middle English pink.German: nickname for a blacksmith, from an onomatopoeic word imitating the sound of hammering which was perceived as pink(e)pank.

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

    Possible Related Names

    Pinkett
    Pinch
    Pinkley
    Pinks
    Penk
    Pinkins
    Spink

    Sources (10)

    • Charles Pink, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • Charles Pink in household of George Pink, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Charles Pink, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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