William Lamkin

about 1847–
Linn, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of William

When William Lamkin was born about 1847, in Linn, Missouri, United States, his father, Robert H Lamkin, was 34 and his mother, Sarah H. or Sally Hurt, was 29. He married Mrs Mary E Lamkin about 1872, in Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Linn, Osage, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Polk Township, Christian, Missouri, United States for about 30 years.

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William Lamkin
Mrs Mary E Lamkin
Marriage: about 1872
Clara M Lamkin
Nora L Lamkin
about 1874–1891
Oscar Lamkin
David Lamkin

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World Events (8)

Age 13
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
Age 16
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 34
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.

Name Meaning

(1997: 1252;2007: 2389; 2010: 2987)English: from a pet form of Lamb 1.

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

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Sources (4)

  • William T Lamkin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William T Lamkin in household of R H Lamkin, "United States Census, 1860"

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