Amos Piper

MaleJuly 1873–7 March 1944

Brief Life History of Amos

Amos Piper was born in July 1873, in Stoke Damerel, Devon, England, United Kingdom. He married Amelia Eliza Swain in 1906. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. He lived in Surbiton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom in 1911. He died on 7 March 1944, in Surrey, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 70, and was buried in Long Ditton, Surrey, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Amos Piper
Amelia Eliza Swain
Marriage: 1906
Richard Harold Piper
John Francis Piper

Sources (11)

  • Amos Piper, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915
  • England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
  • Children (2)

    World Events (8)

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 7

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


    Age 11

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    1904 · The Entente Cordiale

    Age 31

    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 (mainly southern): occupational name for a player on the pipes, Middle English pipere, sometimes a paid town musician.

    English: sometimes a variant of Peppard .

    English: perhaps occasionally an occupational name from late Middle English piper ‘repairer or layer of pipes; plumber’.

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

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