William Lamkin

about 1847–
Linn Co., Missouri

The Life of William

When William Lamkin was born about 1847, 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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Family Time Line

William Lamkin
1847–
Mrs Mary E Lamkin
1840–
Marriage: 1872
Clara M Lamkin
1863–
Nora L Lamkin
1874–
Oscar Lamkin
1864–
David Lamkin
1865–

Spouse and Children

    Male1847–Male

    Mrs Mary E Lamkin

    Female1840–Female

MARRIAGE
1872
Missouri, United States
children

(4)

    Clara M Lamkin

    Female1863–Female

    Oscar Lamkin

    Male1864–Male

    David Lamkin

    Male1865–Male

    Nora L Lamkin

    Female1874–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Robert H Lamkin

    Male1813–1872Male

    Sarah H. or Sally Hurt

    Female1818–1858Female

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1860

Age 13

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1863

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

English: from a pet form of Lamb 1 and 2.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • William T Lamkin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • William T Lamkin in household of R H Lamkin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • William T Lamkin, "United States Census, 1880"

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