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Charles Henry Reynolds Wollaston (1849 - 1926)

Charles Henry Reynolds Wollaston
Born in Felpham, Sussex, Englandmap
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Died at age 76 in London, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 17 May 2020
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Charles Henry Reynolds Wollaston was born in 1849 at Felpham, Sussex, England. He was baptised on the 5th of September at Felpham, a son of Charles Buchanan Wollaston ( Vicar of Felpham ) and Elizabeth Reynolds.[1] [2]

In the 1851 England Census, Charles is living with his parents at Limmard Lane Rectory, Felpham, Sussex.[3]

He took part in the first FA Cup final in 1872, and was the first football player to receive five FA Cup winners medals.

Charles Henry Wollaston of 46 Belgrave Road, Victoria, London died on the 22nd of June 1926. [4][5]


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975", database, FamilySearch ( : 21 March 2020), Charles Henry Reynolds Wollaston, 1849.
  2. WOLLASTON, - ; mother’s maiden surname REYNOLDS ; GRO Reference: 1849 September Quarter in WESTHAMPNETT UNION Volume 07 Page 534
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 8 November 2019), Charles H R Wollaston in household of Charles B Wollaston, Felpham, Sussex, England; citing Felpham, Sussex, England, p. 27, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  4. Image of UK probate 1926 entry for C.H.R. Wollaston]
  5. GRO death index: WOLLASTON, CHARLES HENRY REYNOLDS ; age at death 76  ; GRO Reference: 1926 June Quarter in ST. GEORGE HANOVER SQUARE Volume 01A Page 539

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