Malinda Deloherine "Della" Lamb

1850–1910 (Age 60)
Daviess, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Malinda Deloherine "Della"

When Malinda Deloherine "Della" Lamb was born on 10 March 1850, in Daviess, Kentucky, United States, her father, William H Lamb, was 23 and her mother, Nancy Jane Oldham, was 20. She married George B. Jewell on 20 February 1867, in Daviess, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Magisterial District 4 West Louisville, Daviess, Kentucky, United States in 1910. She died on 17 June 1910, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Malinda Deloherine "Della" Lamb
1850–1910
George B. Jewell
1840–1919
Marriage: 20 February 1867
Eunice Jewell
1868–1907
Mattie Jewell
1870–1933
Samantha Jewel
1871–
Alonzo T Jewell
1873–1942
Melicie Jewel
1875–
Sarah Jane Jewell
1878–1921
Marry Emily Jewell
1881–1960
Cicero M Jewell
1884–1959
Georgia Ann Jewell
1886–1938
Laura Lee Jewell
1890–1972

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
20 February 1867
Daviess, Kentucky, United States
children

(10)

  • Eunice Jewell

    Female1868–1907Female

  • Mattie Jewell

    Female1870–1933Female

  • Samantha Jewel

    Female1871–Female

  • Alonzo T Jewell

    Male1873–1942Male

  • Melicie Jewel

    Female1875–Female

+5 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(7)

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 11

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 13

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 16

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

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.’

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Molindy Jewell in household of George B Jewell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Melinda Jewel in household of George Jewel, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Malinda D Jewell in household of George B Jewell, "United States Census, 1900"

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