Female7 August 1877–1962

Brief Life History of Martha

When Martha PITTMAN was born on 7 August 1877, in Germany, her father, John Puettmann, was 25 and her mother, Maria Bernhardina Geueke, was 24. She married Peter J Lambert in 1908. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Spink, South Dakota, United States in 1935 and Zell Township, Faulk, South Dakota, United States in 1940. She died in 1962, in Zell, Faulk, South Dakota, United States, at the age of 85.

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Peter J Lambert
Marriage: 1908
Marie Lambert
Bernard H Lambert

Sources (9)

  • Martha Lambert, "United States 1950 Census"
  • Martha Puettman Lambert in entry for Bernard H , Zell Lambert, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Martha Pittman, "South Dakota State Census, 1905"

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  • Children (2)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 4

    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.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1881: Spink, Dakota Territory, United States 1889: Spink, South Dakota, United States

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 23

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

    Name Meaning

    English (southern): variant of Pitman .

    Americanized form of German Pittmann: from a compound personal name formed with Pitt, a short form of Peter + -mann ‘man’, or a variant of Bittmann .

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

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