Amelia Coppin

28 November 1845–12 April 1937 (Age 91)
Sittingbourne, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Amelia

When Amelia Coppin was born on 28 November 1845, in Sittingbourne, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Coppin, was 31 and her mother, Charlotte Dence, was 27. She married George Edward Bolto on 13 March 1872, in Littlehampton, South Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 12 April 1937, in Mount Barker, South Australia, Australia, at the age of 91, and was buried in Blakiston, South Australia, Australia.

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Family Time Line

George Edward Bolto
Amelia Coppin
Marriage: 13 March 1872
Ida Bolto
Alfred George Bolto
Albert Edward Bolto
Charlotta Louisa Bolto
Henry James Bolto
Fanny Amelia Bolto
Willie Richard Bolto
Ida Amy Bolto
Thomas Moses Bolto
Daisy Adelaide Bolto
Roy Louis Coppin Bolto

Spouse and Children

13 March 1872
Littlehampton, South Australia, Australia


+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+5 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Gold found in Port Phillip.
1854 · The Crimean War

Age 9

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

Age 25

British troops withdraw from Australia.

Name Meaning

1 English: from a reduced pet form of the personal name Jacob .2 French: nickname for a good neighbor or amiable fellow worker, from Old French compain ‘companion’, ‘fellow’ (Late Latin companio ‘messmate’, genitive companionis, from con- ‘together’ + panis ‘bread’).3 Possibly also Irish or Scottish: reduced form of McCoppin .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Amelia Coppin, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Amelia Coppin Bolto, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Amelia Bolto, "BillionGraves Index"

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