Charles Dilley

1889–Male
Meppershall, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Dilley was born in 1889, in Meppershall, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, John Dilley, was 40 and his mother, Elizabeth Rainbow, was 38.

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Family Time Line

John Dilley
1849–1912
Elizabeth Rainbow
1851–1908
Amos Dilley
1872–1932
Arthur Dilley
1882–
Rose Dilley
1873–
Hannah Dilley
1875–
Rosina Dilley
1875–
Lois Dilley
1878–1878
Robert Dilley
1879–
Ernest Dilley
1883–
Mansel Dilley
1884–1929
Edgar Dilley
1887–
Charles Dilley
1889–
Ellis Dilley
1891–

Parents and Siblings

    John Dilley

    Male1849–1912Male

    Elizabeth Rainbow

    Female1851–1908Female

siblings

(12)

    Male1872–1932Male

    Rose Dilley

    Female1873–Female

    Hannah Dilley

    Female1875–Female

    Rosina Dilley

    Female1875–Female

    Lois Dilley

    Female1878–1878Female

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 15

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.
1908

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 32

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

Name Meaning

1 English: possibly a pet form of an unrecorded Old English personal name Dylla, found as the first element in the place names Dillington (in the former Huntingdonshire) and Dilton (in Wiltshire).2 In some cases, possibly an altered spelling of French Dilly .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Charles Dilley in household of John Dilley, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Charles Dilley, "England, Bedfordshire Parish Registers, 1538-1983"
  • Charles Dilley in household of John Dilley, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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