Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Rail Road Brakeman (1860)/Recording Clerk (1870)/no occupation (1880).
Amaziah married Fianna F. Shirk, daughter of Joseph Shirk and Susanna Keller. (Fianna F. Shirk was born on 19 Jul 1834 in Lancaster Co., PA, died on 16 Jan 1921 in Philadelphia, PA and was buried on 19 Jan 1921 in Lancaster Cemetery Lot# 2316.) The cause of her death was Chronic Myocarditis / Arteriosclerosis / Apoplexy.