Charles Mills

Brief Life History of Charles

When Charles Mills was born in 1878, in East Stonehouse, Devon, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Mills, was 23 and his mother, Jane Matilda Perkins, was 22. He married Alice Maud Tucker in 1900, in Devonport, Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

Charles Mills
1878–
Alice Maud Tucker
1881–
Marriage: 1900
William Mills
1900–
Reginald Mills
1908–
Dora J Mills
1910–

Sources (6)

  • Charles Mills in household of Henry Mills, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Charles Mills, "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008"
  • Charles Mills, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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

1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1914

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

Name Meaning

English: variant of Mill 1, with excrescent -s added in post-medieval times. Compare Mullins , from a French equivalent of this name, and see also Milnes .

English: either a variant of Miles , a variant of Mill 2, with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s, or Myhill , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

Irish: this is usually the English name, especially in Ulster, but elsewhere in Ireland it was also adopted for the Gaelic topographic byname, an Mhuilinn ‘of the mill’.

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

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