When John Amor was born on 1 January 1850, in Avebury, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Richard Andrew Amor, was 37 and his mother, Mary Ann Whale, was 31. He married Emily Lawson on 14 December 1873, in England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He died on 22 June 1937, in Pocatello, Bannock, Idaho, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Brigham City, Box Elder, Utah, United States.
Some characteristic forenames: Spanish Jose, Arturo, Manuel, Emilia, Enrique, Fidel, Ramon, Raul, Alberto, Alejandro, Amador, Angelina.
Spanish and Portuguese: nickname from amor ‘love’, used to denote an illegitimate child and also a philanderer.
Spanish, Portuguese, and French: from the medieval personal name Amor (from Latin amor ‘love’), which was popular in Spain, Italy, and France. See also Amour 2.
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