Matthew Lamb

1881–Male
Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Matthew

When Matthew Lamb was born in 1881, in Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom, his father, Henry Lamb, was 30 and his mother, Georgina Hart Hutchinson, was 28. He married Sarah Florence Smith in June 1907, in Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Stranton, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and West Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom for about 38 years.

Photos & Memories (0)

Photos & Memories

Do you know this person? Do you have a story about him you would like to share? Sign in or Create a FREE Account

Family Time Line

Matthew Lamb
1881–
Sarah Florence Smith
1882–
Marriage: June 1907
Mattthew Charles Lamb
1909–
Henry Lamb
1911–
Elizabeth Lamb
1914–

Spouse and Children

    Male1881–Male

    Sarah Florence Smith

    Female1882–Female

MARRIAGE
June 1907
Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(3)

    Mattthew Charles Lamb

    Male1909–Male

    Henry Lamb

    Male1911–Male

    Elizabeth Lamb

    Female1914–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1884

Age 3

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 23

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.
1914

Age 33

Outbreak of World War I. UK enters hostilities against Germany. Grueling trench warfare in Belgium and France.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Matthew Lamb in household of Henry Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mathew Lamb in household of Henry Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Matthew Lamb, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

Find more of your family story

As a non-profit, we offer free help to anyone looking to learn the details of their family story.

Create a free account to view more about your family.
Create a free account
Share this with your family and friends.