Charles Bentley

about 1847–
Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Charles

When Charles Bentley was born about 1847, in Bury, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Joseph Bentley, was 35 and his mother, Elizabeth Hampton, was 35.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Bentley
1812–1813
Elizabeth Hampton
1812–
Susannah Bentley
1832–1887
James Bentley
1838–
Betsey Bentley
1840–
Joseph Bentley
1844–
Mary Jane Bentley
1845–1846
Charles Bentley
1847–
Ellen Bentley
1849–
Tabitha Bentley
1834–
Ellen Bentley
1835–1840
Rachael Bentley
1836–
Charlotte Bentley
1846–1917

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(11)

    Female1832–1887Female

    Tabitha Bentley

    Female1834–Female

    Ellen Bentley

    Female1835–1840Female

    Rachael Bentley

    Female1836–Female

    Male1838–Male

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World Events (3)

1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire

Age 3

When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.
1884

Age 37

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

Age 61

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of various places, the chief of which are in Derbyshire, Essex, Hampshire, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Suffolk, Warwickshire, Worcestershire, and East and South Yorkshire. The place name is from Old English beonet ‘bent grass’ + lēah ‘woodland clearing’.2 Probably an Americanized spelling of Swiss Bandle or Bandli or German Bentele, all short forms of the medieval personal name Pantaleon ( see Pantaleo ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (1)

  • Charles Bensley in household of Joseph Bensley, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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