William Henry Coles

Male1874–1948

Brief Life History of William Henry

When William Henry Coles was born in 1874, in Plymouth, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, William Henry Coles, was 31 and his mother, Emma Hosking, was 25. He died in 1948, in Plymouth, Devon, England, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Coles
1843–1913
Emma Hosking
1849–
Mary Jane Coles
1870–
Emma Coles
1873–1944
William Henry Coles
1874–1948
George Coles
1877–1891
John Coles
1879–
Charles Henry Coles
1880–1918
Stephen Coles
1886–
Elsie Coles
1893–

Sources (2)

  • William H Coles in household of William H Coles, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • William H Coles in household of William H Coles, "England and Wales Census, 1891"

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Siblings (8)

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

1884

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 30

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.

Name Meaning

English (southern): variant of Cole , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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