Malissa Esther Lamb

1857–1926 (Age 69)
Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States

The Life of Malissa Esther

When Malissa Esther Lamb was born on 6 May 1857, in Richmond, Wayne, Indiana, United States, her father, Ithamar Lamb, was 33 and her mother, Margaret Fox, was 32. She lived in Clay Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1860. She died on 20 July 1926, in Hutchinson, Reno, Kansas, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Sedgwick, Harvey, Kansas, United States.

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Ithamar Lamb
Margaret Fox
Louisa E Lamb
Joseph A. Lamb
Virena Lamb
Martha Ann Lamb
Mary Jane Lamb
Sarah E. Lamb
Malissa Esther Lamb

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World Events (8)


Age 4

Kansas is the 34th state

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 19

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

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 (1)

  • Ester Lamb in household of Ithamer Lamb, "United States Census, 1860"

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