Lilly Elizabeth Attoe

Female29 November 1876–December 1959

Brief Life History of Lilly Elizabeth

When Lilly Elizabeth Attoe was born on 29 November 1876, in Hellesdon, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, George William Attoe, was 31 and her mother, Louisa Maria Defoe, was 33. She married Charles Capps on 27 June 1897, in Catton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Catton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died in December 1959, in Norwich, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

Charles Capps
Lilly Elizabeth Attoe
Marriage: 27 June 1897
Charles William Capps
Charles William Capps
George Charles Capps
Walter Albert Capps

Sources (6)

  • Lilly Attoe in household of George W Attoe, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Lilly E Attoe in household of George William Attoe, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Lily Elizabeth Attoe, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 June 1897Catton, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

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    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 4

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 8

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 28

    The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

    Name Meaning

    English: locative name from Middle English atte howe, atte hoʒe, denoting either someone who lived by a mound (Old Scandinavian haugr) or someone who lived by a spur or promontory (Old English hōh, dative hōge). Compare Howe .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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