Gertrude A. Lamb

1889–
Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Gertrude A.

When Gertrude A. Lamb was born in 1889, in Durham, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Lamb, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Watson, was 29. She lived in High Throston, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Henry Lamb
1861–1921
Elizabeth Watson
1860–
Leicester James Lamb
1886–1934
Horace Watson Lamb
1891–
Henry Lamb
1887–
Gertrude A. Lamb
1889–
Daisey Lamb
1893–
Bertha Elizabeth Lamb
1894–
Irene Lamb
1897–

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World Events (8)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 15

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.
1908

Age 19

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1921 · British Unemployment Reaches Post-War High

Age 32

British unemployment reached a post-war high in July 1921 of 2.5 million people.

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 (2)

  • Gertrude A Lamb in household of Henry Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Gertrude A Lamb in household of Henry Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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