Dr. Shadrack "Herb Doctor" Lambeth

11 December 1797–4 March 1853 (Age 55)
Craven, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Shadrack "Herb Doctor"

When Dr. Shadrack "Herb Doctor" Lambeth was born on 11 December 1797, in Craven, North Carolina, United States, his father, Josiah Lambeth, was 36 and his mother, Elizabeth Loftin, was 32. He married Jane "Jennie" Thomas on 5 January 1818, in Guilford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 9 daughters. He lived in Davidson, North Carolina, United States in 1850. He died on 4 March 1853, in Thomasville, Davidson, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Fair Grove Methodist Church, Davidson, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Dr. Shadrack "Herb Doctor" Lambeth
1797–1853
Jane "Jennie" Thomas
1803–1888
Marriage: 5 January 1818
Elizabeth Lambeth
1820–
Sarah Frances Lambeth
1837–1865
Mary I. Lambeth
1821–
Margret Louise Lambeth
1822–1863
Alice Cynthia Lambeth
1826–1874
Amanda Malvina Lambeth
1826–1895
John Warrick Lambeth
1827–1908
David Thomas Lambeth
1830–1899
Robert Shadrack Lambeth
1833–1866
Mary J. Lambeth
1834–1851
Alice Lambeth
1840–1874
Joseph Harrison Lambeth
1840–1914
Cynthia Lambeth
1845–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
5 January 1818
Guilford, North Carolina, United States
children

(13)

    Elizabeth Lambeth

    Female1820–Female

    Mary I. Lambeth

    Female1821–Female

    Margret Louise Lambeth

    Female1822–1863Female

    Alice Cynthia Lambeth

    Female1826–1874Female

    Amanda Malvina Lambeth

    Female1826–1895Female

+8 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(13)

    Female1790–1850Female

    Catharine Lambeth

    Female1791–1855Female

    Sarah Lambeth

    Female1792–1871Female

    Female1793–1883Female

    Joseph Lambeth

    Male1796–1840Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1799 · Gold Nuggets Found

Age 2

"In 1799, in Little Meadow Creak located in Cabarrus County, North Carolina a large yellow """"rock"""" was found by Conrad Reed. A few years later it was determined that the """"rock"""" was a gold nugget."
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 3

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1812

Age 15

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Lambeth, now part of Greater London, named in Old English as ‘lamb hithe’, from Old English lamb ‘lamb’ + hȳth ‘hithe’, ‘landing place’, i.e. a place where lambs were put on board boat or taken ashore, no doubt in order to supply the meat markets of London on the other side of the river Thames.

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

Sources (3)

  • Shadrac Lambeth, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Shadric Lambeth in entry for J Harrison Lambeth, "North Carolina, Davidson County Vital Records, 1867-2006"
  • Shadrack Lambeth, "North Carolina Estate Files, 1663-1979"

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