Ruth Robertson

16 January 1900–21 December 1994 (Age 94)
Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States

The Life of Ruth

When Ruth Robertson was born on 16 January 1900, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States, her father, Isaac Robertson, was 31 and her mother, Emily Jane Sapp, was 31. She married William Lamb on 29 August 1919, in Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Kane, Utah, United States in 1935 and Kanab, Kane, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 21 December 1994, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Orderville Cemetery, Orderville, Kane, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Lamb
1895–1973
Ruth Robertson
1900–1994
Marriage: 29 August 1919
William Reid Lamb
1921–2014
Preal Lamb
1922–1983
Norma Jean Lamb
1924–1941
Lorna Lamb
1926–2008
Virl Lamb
1928–1928
Earl Robertson Lamb
1928–1940
Kenneth Louis Lamb
1930–2018
Kenneth Lamb
1930–2018
Jay Robertson Lamb
1932–1990
Shirley Lamb
1933–2016

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 August 1919
Panguitch, Garfield, Utah, United States
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Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 1

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.
1902 · The Utah Governor's Mansion

Age 2

Built in 1902, the Utah Governor's Mansion is the official residence of the Governor of Utah and their family. The mansion was built using the finest materials by the finest craftsmen available, resulting in a quality and style like that of Eastern mansions. From 1957 to 1977, the Utah Historical Society occupied the mansion as a library, museum, and office space. In 1977, the residence underwent extensive renovations and was again reopened in 1980. In December 1993, a fire destroyed much of the mansion but, after another restoration, the historic building was restored to its original design with upgrades in case of another disaster threatened the home. It was listed on the U.S. National Register of Historic Places in 1970.
1927

Age 27

Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English: patronymic from the personal name Robert . This surname is especially common in Scotland, where Robert was a popular personal name and the name of three kings of Scotland, including Robert the Bruce ( 1274–1329 ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ruth Robertson Lamb in household of William Lamb, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Robertson Lamb in household of William Lamb, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"
  • Ruth Robertson Lamb in household of William Lamb, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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