William Lamb

–15 January 1689
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of William

William Lamb married Mary Hewes on 14 April 1680, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. He died on 15 January 1689, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts Bay Colony, British Colonial America.

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William Lamb
–1689
Mary Hewes
1641–1710
Marriage: 14 April 1680

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Name Meaning

1 English: from Middle English lamb, a nickname for a meek and inoffensive person, or a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of lambs. See also Lamm .2 English: from a short form of the personal name Lambert .3 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ( see Lane 3). MacLysaght comments: ‘The form Lamb(e), which results from a more than usually absurd pseudotranslation (uan ‘lamb’), is now much more numerous than O’Loan itself.’

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

Possible Related Names

Lamm
Lambert
Lane
Lambe
Lambson
Lamison
Lampson
Lamson
Looney
Lum

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