Charles William Summers

Male1897–

Brief Life History of Charles William

When Charles William Summers was born in 1897, in Colombo, Western, Sri Lanka, his father, George William Summers, was 45 and his mother, Lucy Ann, was 36. He lived in Hambledon, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Shirley, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

George William Summers
1852–
Lucy Ann
1861–
Charles William Summers
1897–
Harold Frederick George Summers
1898–
Annie Ione May Summers
1901–

Sources (3)

  • Charles Summers in household of George Summers, "England and Wales Census, 1901"
  • Charles William Summers in household of George William Summers, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Charles William Summers in household of George William Summers, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 7

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 11

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

1928 · Women Granted Right to Vote

Age 31

Women in England over the age of 21 were granted the right to vote on May 7, 1928.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Summer , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

English: occupational or topographic name for someone who lived or worked at the house of someone named Somer (see Summer ).

Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a personal name meaning ‘soft, gentle, innocent’, due to confusion with samhradh ‘summer’.

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

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