When Ellen Lamph was born in 1831, in Ireland, her father, William Lamph, was 30 and her mother, Ellen Lennon, was 25. She had at least 3 sons and 2 daughters with Joseph Ridley. She lived in Gateshead, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Whickham, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1881.
North German: variant of Lamp .
German: habitational name referring to a house, for instance in Trier, distinguished by a prominent lamp or sign of a lamp.
German: from Middle High German lampe ‘lamp, lantern’, a metonymic occupational name for a lamp maker.
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