Charles Henry P. Kipping

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Charles Henry Porter Kipping

Birthplace: Hadlow, Kent, UK
Death: Died in Sevenoaks, Kent, UK
Place of Burial: Otford, Kent, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Kettle Kipping and Mary Sarah Porter
Husband of Leonor Rivera
Father of Carlos R. Kipping and Caroline R. Kipping
Brother of Horace Godfrey Porter Kipping; Mary Sarah Clara Porter Kipping; George Porter Kipping; Caroline Dora Porter Kipping and Sidney Porter Kipping

Occupation: Engineer
Managed by: Johanna Ruiz Torres
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About Charles Henry P. Kipping

Henry Kipping was a British railway engineer, who helped build the Manila-Dagupan Railway system in 1890. He is a footnote to Philippine history for marrying Leonor Rivera, the childhood sweetheart of national hero Jose Rizal.

Three years after Leonor's death, Charles left for England to seek medical treatment. He died soon after, leaving Carlos an orphan.

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Charles Henry P. Kipping's Timeline

January 16, 1860
Hadlow, Kent, UK
February 17, 1860
Hadlow, Kent, UK
Age 31
Calasiao, Pangasinan, Ilocos, Philippines
Age 32
December 8, 1896
Age 36
Sevenoaks, Kent, UK
Otford, Kent, UK