George Colwall

7 December 1843–
Pendock, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of George

When George Colwall was born on 7 December 1843, in Pendock, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Colwell, was 28 and his mother, Eliza East, was 26. He married Matilda Lake on 17 April 1877, in Staunton, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 daughters. He lived in Litchurch, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

George Colwall
1843–
Matilda Lake
1859–
Marriage: 17 April 1877
Helen Colwell
1878–1879
Ada Colwell
1879–
Florence Evelyn Colwall
1881–
Ann Elizabeth Colwell
1883–
Elizabeth Colwell
1884–
Matilda Kate Colwell
1890–1983

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 April 1877
Staunton, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(6)

+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Colwell

    Male1815–1897Male

    Eliza East

    Female1817–1898Female

siblings

(7)

    Charles Colwell

    Male1841–Male

    Ann Colwell

    Female1842–Female

    Male1843–Male

    Frederick Colwell

    Male1846–1850Male

    Sarah Colwell

    Female1848–Female

+2 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: variant of Colwell .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • George Colwell, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • George Colwell, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • George Colwell in entry for Matilda Kate Colwell, "England, Derbyshire, Church of England Parish Registers, 1537-1918"

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