Bertha Glenn Lamb

1882–1949 (Age 66)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Bertha Glenn

When Bertha Glenn Lamb was born on 28 August 1882, in Tennessee, United States, her father, Robert Fletcher Lamb, was 23 and her mother, Harriet Alice Gallaher Lawson, was 21. She married David Madison Jefferson Roberts on 17 October 1909, in Craven, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Asheville, Buncombe, North Carolina, United States in 1930 and Hot Springs Township, Madison, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 7 August 1949, in Knoxville, Knox, Tennessee, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Paint Rock Cemetery, Paint Rock, Madison, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bertha Glenn Lamb
1882–1949
David Madison Jefferson Roberts
1889–1941
Marriage: 17 October 1909
Lillie Frances Roberts
1912–2008
Iva Roberts
1912–
Hubert Fritts Roberts
1914–1989
Frederick Charles Roberts
1918–

Spouse & Children

  • Female1882–1949Female

  • David Madison Jefferson Roberts

    Male1889–1941Male

MARRIAGE
17 October 1909
Craven, North Carolina, United States
children

(4)

  • Lillie Frances Roberts

    Female1912–2008Female

  • Iva Roberts

    Female1912–Female

  • Hubert Fritts Roberts

    Male1914–1989Male

  • Frederick Charles Roberts

    Male1918–Male

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(9)

  • Emma Miller

    Female1880–1918Female

  • Harriet Annie Lamb

    Female1881–1885Female

  • Female1882–1949Female

  • Male1884–1963Male

  • Emma Lamb

    Female1888–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 4

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 15

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 18

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

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)

  • Bertha Roberts in household of D J Roberts, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bertha Roberts in household of Dave J Roberts, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Bertha Roberts in household of David A Roberts, "United States Census, 1920"

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