Noted events in his life were:
1. He appeared on the census in 1871 in 40 Orford Lane, Warrington, Cheshire.
2. Census UK 1881: 1881, 22 Knutsford Road, Grappenhall, Warrington, Cheshire.
Charles married Marian Somervail Balfour, daughter of Buchanan Balfour and Frances E. Hazell, in 1873 in Lewisham, London. (Marian Somervail Balfour was born in 1848 in Islington, London.)