Lilly Elizabeth Attoe

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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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"
  • Lily Elizabeth Attoe, "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005"
  • Lily Elizabeth Attoe in entry for Charles Capps, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

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


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1904 · The Entente Cordiale

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 .

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