Amy Ellen Grames

19 September 1865–3 October 1896 (Age 31)
Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Amy Ellen

When Amy Ellen Grames was born on 19 September 1865, in Lambeth, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Walter Tate Grames, was 27 and her mother, Susan Coote, was 23. She lived in Utah, United States in 1870 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 3 October 1896, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 31, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Tate Grames
Susan Coote
Walter Henry Grames
Amy Ellen Grames
Charles Nathaniel Grames
Ganie Coote Grames
John Wilmore Grames

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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
Age 1
The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate
Age 3
On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 10
In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

Possibly an altered spelling of German Gramm(e)s, from a short form of the personal name Hieronymus.

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

Sources (11)

  • Amy Grames in household of Walter Grames, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Amy E Grimes in household of Walter Grimes, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Amy E Grames, "Utah, Salt Lake City Cemetery Records, 1847-1976"

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