When Mary Idella Lamb was born in 1865, in Enterprise, Dickinson, Kansas, United States, her father, Green Roy Lamb, was 26 and her mother, Julia Eleanor Beaver, was 22. She married William Poister on 3 October 1888, in Enterprise, Dickinson, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Dickinson, Kansas, United States in 1875 and Center Township, Dickinson, Kansas, United States in 1910.
English: from the Middle English personal name Lamb, a pet form of Lambert .
English: nickname for a meek and inoffensive person, from Middle English lamb, or a metonymic occupational name for a keeper of lambs. See also Lamm .
Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of the warrior’, formerly Anglicized as O'Loan (see Lane 3). MacLysaght comments: "The form Lamb(e), which results from a more than usually absurd pseudo-translation (uan ‘lamb’), is now much more numerous than O'Loan itself.".
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