Amos Maycock

1 May 1836–20 July 1889 (Age 53)
Ashorne Hill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Amos

When Amos Maycock was born on 1 May 1836, in Ashorne Hill, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, James Maycock, was 45 and his mother, Esther Ann Berry, was 42. He married Mary Humphreys on 23 April 1860, in United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860 and North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1880. He died on 20 July 1889, in Pleasant View, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Ben Lomond Cemetery, North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Amos Maycock
Mary Humphreys
Marriage: 23 April 1860
Esther Ann Maycock
James Amos Maycock
George Humphreys Maycock
John Edwin Maycock

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  • Marriage
    23 April 1860United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 7
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 18
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Maycok, a diminutive of May, a pet form of Mayhew (Matthew).

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

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    Amos Maycock History

    Amos Maycock, Son of James Maycock and Esther Berry, was born May 1, 1836, at Warwickshire, England. He was the youngest child in a family of seven children, five sons, and two daughters--Thomas, Wi …

    Sources (43)

    • Ama Maycock in household of Jas Maycock, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Maycock in entry for George H Maycock and Elizabeth Parratt, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Amos Maycock in entry for John Edward Maycock, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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