Sarah Mae Eden

2 May 1875–23 October 1937 (Age 62)
Braidwood, Will, Illinois, United States

The Life of Sarah Mae

When Sarah Mae Eden was born on 2 May 1875, in Braidwood, Will, Illinois, United States, her father, John Eden, was 29 and her mother, Harriet Allott, was 22. She married Thomas Topping Lamph on 28 November 1894, in Carbon, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in Dawson, Colfax, New Mexico, United States in 1910 and Consumers, Carbon, Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 23 October 1937, in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Orangeville, Emery, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Topping Lamph
Sarah Mae Eden
Marriage: 28 November 1894
Edna Lamph
Annie Lamph
Thomas Eden Lamph
Lucille Lamph
Elizabeth Mae Lamph

Spouse and Children

28 November 1894
Carbon, Utah, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

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.
1877 · The First Workers Strike

Age 2

The country was in great economic distress in mid-1877, which caused many workers of the Railroad to come together and began the first national strike in the United States. Crowds gathered in Chicago in extreme number to be a part of the strike which was later named the Great Railroad Strike. Shortly after the strike began, the battle was fought between the authorities and many of the strikers. The conflict escalated to violence and quickly each side turned bloody.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 17

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Middle English personal name Edun, Old English Ēadhūn, composed of the elements ēad ‘prosperity’, ‘wealth’ + hūn ‘bear-cub’.2 English: habitational name from Castle Eden or Eden Burn in County Durham, both of which derive from a British river name perhaps meaning ‘water’, recorded by the Greek geographer Ptolemy in the 2nd century ad in the form Ituna.3 German: habitational name any of several places, mainly in Bavaria and Austria, so named from Middle High German oede ‘wasteland’ + the dative suffix -n.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Sarah May Eden Lamph in household of Thomas T. Lamph, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Sarah May Eden Lamph in household of Thomas T. Lamph, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Sarah M. Laueph in household of Thomas Laueph, "United States Census, 1900"

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