Angus Dowling Lamb

1874–1947 (Age 73)
Gordon, Houston, Alabama, United States

The Life of Angus Dowling

When Angus Dowling Lamb was born on 6 April 1874, his father, Thomas Lafayette Lamb, was 35 and his mother, Mary Emaline Jones, was 22. He married Alma Snead on 14 January 1922, in Muscogee, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Dothan, Houston, Alabama, United States in 1910 and Lake Wales, Polk, Florida, United States in 1935. He died on 15 September 1947, in Gordon, Houston, Alabama, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Gordon, Houston, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Angus Dowling Lamb
Alma Snead
Marriage: 14 January 1922
Louie Edward Lamb

Spouse & Children

14 January 1922
Muscogee, Georgia, United States


  • Louie Edward Lamb


Parents & Siblings



  • Florence Rebecca Lamb


  • William Lamb


  • Male1872–1956Male

  • Male1874–1947Male

  • Thomas Issac Lamb


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · Alabama Constitution is Ratified

Age 1

A constitutional convention was held on November 16, 1875, to redeem the state from the Reconstructionist Constitution which had been adopted in 1868. The constitution reduced the size of government and services provided, lowered taxes and the political constraint on African-Americans. Segregated schools were also established.
1895 · Alabama State Flag is Adopted

Age 21

Alabama adopted its state flag on February 16, 1895. Act 383 of the Alabama state legislature states, “The flag of the State of Alabama shall be a crimson cross of St. Andrew on a field of white.”

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)

  • A D Lamb, "Florida State Census, 1935"
  • Angus D Lamb, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Angus T Lamb in household of Thomas L Lamb, "United States Census, 1880"

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