Russell Floyd Lamb

1912–1986 (Age 74)
Hendricks, Indiana, United States

The Life of Russell Floyd

When Russell Floyd Lamb was born on 11 April 1912, in Hendricks, Indiana, United States, his father, Loren Wilbur Lamb, was 18 and his mother, Effie Maye Young, was 17. He married Lillian Cordelia "Lily" Jensen on 25 August 1962. He lived in Eel River Township, Hendricks, Indiana, United States in 1920. He died in August 1986, at the age of 74, and was buried in Mustang Cemetery, Mustang, Canadian, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Russell Floyd Lamb
Lillian Cordelia "Lily" Jensen
Marriage: 25 August 1962

Spouse & Children

25 August 1962

Parents & Siblings

  • Male1893–1978Male

  • Effie Maye Young




World Events (8)

1913 · The Sixteenth Amendment

Age 1

The Sixteenth Amendment allows Congress to collect an income tax without dividing it among the states based on population.
1914 · Steamboat Service Established with New York

Age 2

Satilla was the first Deepwater Steamship to arrive at the port of Houston. This accomplishment successfully established a steamboat service between Houston and New York City.

Age 20

Amelia Earhart completes first solo nonstop transatlantic flight by a woman.

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)

  • Floyd Lamb in household of Loren Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Russell Floyd Lamb, "United States, GenealogyBank Historical Newspaper Obituaries, 1815-2011"
  • Russell F Lamb, "Find A Grave Index"

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