Bertha Mae Lamb

1903–1980 (Age 76)
Allen, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States

The Life of Bertha Mae

When Bertha Mae Lamb was born on 11 December 1903, in Allen, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States, her father, Jesse James Lamb, was 17 and her mother, Cora Belle Robbins, was 16. She married William Russel Head on 26 December 1920, in Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States in 1935 and Chickasaw Township, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 11 February 1980, in Ada, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Oakman, Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bertha Mae Lamb
1903–1980
William Russel Head
1899–1972
Marriage: 26 December 1920
Delpha Bernice Head
1921–1991
Nova Lucille Head
1924–2003
Betty Jean Head
1932–1980
Oral Glen Head
1942–1973

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
26 December 1920
Pontotoc, Oklahoma, United States
children

(4)

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(14)

  • Female1903–1980Female

  • Dallas Lamb

    Male1906–Male

  • Elizabeth Maybelle Lamb

    Female1907–1988Female

  • Johnnie Lamb

    Male1910–Male

  • Herman Henry Lamb

    Male1912–1914Male

+9 More Children

World Events (8)

1904

Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1907

Age 4

Oklahoma is the 46th state.
1927

Age 24

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)

  • Bertha Head in household of Russel Head, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Berthmay M Head in household of William R Head, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Bertha Lamb in household of Jessie J Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"

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