William Charlton

1892–18 November 1964 (Age 72)
Ashington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of William

When William Charlton was born in 1892, in Ashington, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, his father, Edward Charlton, was 29 and his mother, Sarah Mitchison, was 26. He married Eleanor Mary Middlemiss in 1919, in Bellingham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. He lived in Halton, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1901. He died on 18 November 1964, in Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 72.

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William Charlton
Eleanor Mary Middlemiss
Marriage: 1919

Spouse and Children

Bellingham, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Charlton





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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 12

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.

Age 16

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Age 22

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from any of the numerous places called Charlton, mainly in southern England, from Old English Ceorlatūn ‘settlement (Old English tūn) of the peasants’. Old English ceorl denoted originally a free peasant of the lowest rank, later (but probably already before the Norman conquest) a tenant in pure villeinage, a serf or bondsman.2 Irish: altered form of Carlin .

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

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Sources (1)

  • William Charlton in household of Edward Charlton, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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