Russell Ezekiel Lamb

1889–1949 (Age 60)
Havana, Montgomery, Kansas, United States

The Life of Russell Ezekiel

When Russell Ezekiel Lamb was born on 10 October 1889, in Havana, Montgomery, Kansas, United States, his father, Elwin Derius Lamb, was 41 and his mother, Nancy Catherine Dunham, was 26. He married Sadie Almina Crocker on 21 January 1919. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. He immigrated to Canada in 1907 and lived in Alberta, Canada in 1916 and Acadia, Acadia No. 34, Alberta, Canada in 1926. He died on 25 November 1949, in Rowley, Starland County, Alberta, Canada, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Russell Ezekiel Lamb
Sadie Almina Crocker
Marriage: 21 January 1919
Reo Elwin Lamb
Irene Almina Lamb
Edgar Doyle Lamb
June Edna Lamb

Spouse & Children

21 January 1919
Drumheller, Alberta, Alberta


Parents & Siblings

  • Elwin Derius Lamb


  • Nancy Catherine Dunham




  • Homer Elsworth Lamb


  • Male1886–1972Male

  • Blanche Elva Lamb


  • Male1889–1949Male

  • Lamb


World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1890 · Woman's Suffrage

Age 1

An organization formed in favor of women's suffrages. By combining the National Woman Suffrage Association and the American Woman Suffrage Association, the NAWSA eventually increased in membership up to two million people. It is still one of the largest voluntary organizations in the nation today and held a major role in passing the Nineteenth Amendment.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

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)

  • Russell E Lamb, "Canada, Prairie Provinces Census, 1926"
  • Russell E Lamb in household of Homer E Lamb, "Canada Census, 1916"
  • Russell Lamb in household of Elwin Lamb, "United States Census, 1900"

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