Thomas Amiss Stamp

24 August 1876–29 April 1964 (Age 87)
England

The Life of Thomas Amiss

Thomas Amiss Stamp was born on 24 August 1876, in England. He married Luella Mae Adkinson on 22 December 1942, in Peoria, Illinois, United States. He died on 29 April 1964, in United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Prospect Cemetery, Dunlap, Peoria, Illinois, United States.

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Thomas Amiss Stamp
1876–1964
Luella Mae Adkinson
1871–1957
Marriage: 22 December 1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
22 December 1942
Peoria, Illinois, United States

World Events (8)

1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 1

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 24

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

1 German: metonymic occupational name for someone who worked at a crushing mill, from Middle Low German stamp ‘pestle’, ‘crusher’.2 English: variant of Stamps .

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

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  • Thomas Amiss Stamp, "Find A Grave Index"

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