Charity Dingle was born on the 9th January 1976, the daughter of Obadiah Dingle and Kathleen Dingle, Obediah being the first cousin of Zak Dingle. In 1989 Charity, whilst still a teenager had a fling with her second cousin Cain Dingle, who then believed his father was Shadrach Dingle, another brother of Zak. Cain and Charity's fathers were first cousins. Her parents threw her out and she gave he baby up for adoption. Charity later worked as a prostitute. In March 2000 she heard her cousin Butch Dingle had been killed in a bus crash and decided to attend his funeral.
2000-2005EditCharity Dingle and her cousin Cain Dingle attended the funeral of their cousin Butch Dingle. She had been working as a prostitute and one of her clients arrived looking for her. He demanded £500 off her but Eric Pollard bailed her out. Charity then asked her uncle Zak if she could stay. Zak agreed. Soon Charity began a relationship with Chris Tate, whom Cain blamed for Butch Dingle's death. Chris's sister Zoe Tate also disapproved of the relationship. Zoe bribed Charity to leave Chris but Charity refused. However, Zoe and Charity became close and started an affair. Later on Chris Tate proposed and Charity accepted.
2009-EditCharity Tate returned to Emmerdale in 2009 shortly after her lover cousin Cain returned. She began a relationship with factory boss Jai Sharma.
In March 2013 when Jai returned, Charity confessed she slept with Declan Macey. Charity and Jai divorced and the greedy minx then married rich Declan Macey.
Birthday: 9th January 1976
Full Name: Charity Dingle (later Tate, Sharma and Macey)
Father Obediah Dingle
Mother Kathleen Dingle
Grandfathers Bert Dingle
Grandmothers Jessie Dingle
Great grandfathers Jonah Dingle
Great grandmothers Mrs Dingle
Grandchildren Sarah Sugden Jnr, Jack Sugden Jnr.
Great Uncles Jedediah Dingle
Second cousins Cain Dingle