Emma Lamb

19 May 1850–
Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emma

When Emma Lamb was christened on 19 May 1850, in Bishopwearmouth, Durham, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Lamb, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann Robson, was 32.

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Family Time Line

Robert Lamb
1812–1891
Mary Ann Robson
1818–
Margaret Robson Lamb
1836–
Hannah Lamb
1837–
Robert Lamb
1852–
William Lamb
1839–1915
Sarah Lamb
1841–
Mary Jane Lamb
1843–
Martha Lamb
1846–
Isabella Lamb
1848–
Bel Lamb
1848–
Emma Lamb
1850–
John Lewis Lamb
1856–

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World Events (3)

1854 · The Crimean War

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1908

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.

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.’

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Lamb in household of Robert Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Emma Lamb, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Emma Lamb, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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