Ruth Haisley

14 February 1852–29 December 1938 (Age 86)
Fairmount, Fairmount Township, Grant, Indiana, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Haisley was born on 14 February 1852, in Fairmount, Fairmount Township, Grant, Indiana, United States, her father, Cyrus Haisley, was 31 and her mother, Hannah Hawkins, was 27. She married Mahlon Lamb on 13 January 1871, in Guide Rock, Webster, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Jewell, Jewell, Kansas, United States in 1895 and Walnut Township, Jewell, Kansas, United States in 1900. She died on 29 December 1938, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mahlon Lamb
1850–1919
Ruth Haisley
1852–1938
Marriage: 13 January 1871
Arthur W Lamb
1871–1968
Elzora Lamb
1874–1878
Clinton L. Lamb
1877–1880
Orla Cyrus Lamb
1879–1955
Robert Leroy Lamb
1881–1943
Ida May Lamb
1886–1953
Floyd Lavern Lamb
1888–1959
Odessa Lamb
1890–1976

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 January 1871
Guide Rock, Webster, Nebraska, United States
children

(8)

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1820–1905Male

    Hannah Hawkins

    Female1824–1865Female

siblings

(6)

    David Haisley

    Male1842–1927Male

    Phebe Ann Haisley

    Female1846–1928Female

    Oliver Haisley

    Male1849–1931Male

    Female1852–1938Female

    Rebecca Haisley

    Female1855–1920Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1867 · Gas Street Lamps Installed

Age 15

The Los Angeles Gas Company installed 43 gas street lamps on Main Street. A lamplighter rode on horseback at dusk to light the streetlights. By 1873, 136 gas lamps had been installed in Los Angeles. 
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 23

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.

Name Meaning

English and northern Irish: variant spelling of Hazley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Lamb in household of Mahlon Lamb, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Ruth Lamb in household of Mahlon Lamb, "Kansas State Census, 1875"
  • Sarah Lamb in household of John Lamb, "United States Census, 1850"

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