Russell Lamb

1905–1985 (Age 80)
Monroe Township, Allen, Ohio, United States

The Life of Russell

When Russell Lamb was born on 12 May 1905, in Monroe Township, Allen, Ohio, United States, his father, Charles M. Lamb, was 28 and his mother, Vacie May Everett, was 26. He married Dorine Angeline Bitler on 8 July 1928, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States. He died on 2 June 1985, in Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States, at the age of 80.

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Russell Lamb
Dorine Angeline Bitler
Marriage: 8 July 1928

Spouse & Children

8 July 1928
Lima, Allen, Ohio, United States

Parents & Siblings



  • Grace Lavina Lamb


  • Male1905–1985Male

  • Madison Everett Lamb


  • Lamb


  • Edna May Lamb


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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers

Age 1

A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.

Age 22

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

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)

  • Russel Lamb, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Russell Lamb in household of Chas M Lamb, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Russell Lamb in household of Charles W Lamb, "United States Census, 1910"

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