‘Sex and the City’: How Much Do You Know About Charlotte York’s Family?

by Jeremy Spirogis
Charlotte York, Harry Goldenblatt and Lily

Sex and the City didn’t focus a lot on the origin tales of its characters. After six seasons, although, just a few fascinating tidbits had been dropped for followers. During the present’s unique run, followers discovered that Carrie Bradshaw’s father had left when she was younger and that Samantha Jones and Miranda Hobbes had a number of siblings. Fans additionally discovered that Miranda grew up in Philadelphia and that Charlotte’s Connecticut upbringing knowledgeable lots of her selections. Carrie might need been the primary character of the sequence, however followers truly discovered probably the most about Charlotte’s background.

Charlotte was the daughter of a physician, in keeping with her wedding ceremony announcement

When Charlotte married her second husband, Harry Goldenblatt, their wedding ceremony announcement appeared in The New York Times. While most followers targeted on the ink splat on the image, one eagle-eyed Reddit person observed {that a} truthful quantity of Charlotte and Harry’s announcement was seen, and a few fascinating items of data appeared within the writeup.

Charlotte York, Harry Goldenblatt and Lily
Charlotte York, Harry Goldenblatt and Lily | Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive through Getty Images

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Charlotte was the daughter of a physician. In the writeup, it said that Charlotte’s father was a physician, and her mom, whose actual title was Sandra, glided by the nickname “Muffin.” Charlotte’s father appeared simply as soon as on the present, to stroll her down the aisle at her first wedding ceremony to Trey McDougal, and the present by no means extrapolated on what sort of physician he was. Funnily sufficient, Trey’s mom additionally glided by a nickname. Bunny McDougal’s actual title was by no means talked about.

Charlotte York had loads in widespread with a Gilmore Girls character  

While Charlotte’s wonton relationship as an grownup wouldn’t have sat properly with Gilmore Girls’ character, Emily Gilmore, she and Charlotte had loads in widespread. Not solely did Charlotte attend the identical school because the Gilmore Girls matriarch, however Charlotte may have been part of Emily’s beloved group, The Daughters of the American Revolution.

Sarah Jessica Parker and Kristin Davis appear in 'Sex and the City: The Movie' Sarah Jessica Parker and Kristin Davis appear in 'Sex and the City: The Movie'
Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw and Kristin Davis as Charlotte York| Bobby Bank/WireImage

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According to her wedding ceremony announcement, Charlotte was the descendent of Nathaniel Gorham. According to Rutgers, Gorham was a distinguished politician. In reality, he was one of many unique signers of the United States Constitution. The similarities didn’t finish there. Charlotte was additionally raised in Connecticut, which is similar state that Emily known as dwelling, though Charlotte grew up in Old Greenwich, whereas Emily known as Hartford dwelling.

There was a few plot holes in Charlotte and Harry’s wedding ceremony announcement

Charlotte and Harry’s wedding ceremony announcement shared some essential details about Charlotte’s upbringing, however there have been a few errors within the writeup. Charlotte’s profession path, for instance, was utterly fallacious. The writeup instructed that Charlotte was a author and editor for a style journal, however no point out of such a job ever made it onto the present. Instead, Charlotte was first launched as an artwork director at a gallery. Later, after she give up to have youngsters, she volunteered her time at a museum.

Kristin Davis as Charlotte York and Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie BradshawKristin Davis as Charlotte York and Sarah Jessica Parker as Carrie Bradshaw
Charlotte York and Carrie Bradshaw | Tom Kingston/WireImage

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Charlotte’s profession path wasn’t the one factor that was incorrect within the article. The writeup talked about Harry’s mother and father, however by no means talked about the truth that his mom was deceased. Harry stated, within the early phases of his relationship with Charlotte, that his mom had died. One would suppose she would have been listed as “the late Judith Goldenblatt,” however nothing within the announcement indicated that she had died.  

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