Clara Edna LAMB

December 1879–1953 (Age 73)
New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Clara Edna

When Clara Edna LAMB was born in December 1879, in New York City, New York, United States, her father, Charles E. Lamb, was 33 and her mother, Flora A. Hayden, was 28. She married Samuel L Sprole on 17 August 1910, in Onondaga, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Syracuse, Onondaga, New York, United States for about 60 years. She died in 1953, at the age of 74, and was buried in Liverpool, Salina, Onondaga, New York, United States.

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Samuel L Sprole
Clara Edna LAMB
Marriage: 17 August 1910
Donald K. Sprole
James Malwvin Sprole
Robert H Sprole
Elizabeth Maie Sprole

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    Samuel L Sprole



17 August 1910
Onondaga, New York, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

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.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 21

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

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.

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Sources (3)

  • Clara Lamb in household of Charles E Lamb, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Clara Sprole, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Clara L Sprole in household of Samuel E Sprole, "United States Census, 1920"

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