Grafton Lamma

1826–1902 (Age 76)
Ohio, United States

The Life of Grafton

When Grafton Lamma was born in 1826, in Ohio, United States, his father, Andrew Lamey, was 38 and his mother, Rachel Ellinger, was 26. He married Elizabeth J. Munyon on 8 May 1852, in Hocking, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Viroqua, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States for about 10 years and Viola, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States in 1900. He died on 3 May 1902, in Vernon, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 76, and was buried in Liberty Pole, Vernon, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

Grafton Lamma
1826–1902
Elizabeth J. Munyon
1836–1890
Marriage: 8 May 1852
Philip Lamma
1851–
Charles T Lamena
1853–
Mary Lamma
1853–
Samuel Lamma
1853–
Hiram Girard Lamena
1855–
David Lamma
1857–
Rachel Elizabeth Lamma
1859–1950
Susan Lamma
1861–1920
Margaret Lamma
1870–
Jacob Lama
1877–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
8 May 1852
Hocking, Ohio, United States
children

(10)

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Parents & Siblings

  • Andrew Lamey

    Male1788–1851Male

  • Rachel Ellinger

    Female1800–1877Female

siblings

(8)

  • Mary Polly Lammey

    Female1819–1883Female

  • Rebecca Lamma

    Female1823–Female

  • Male1826–1902Male

  • John W. Lama

    Male1829–1887Male

  • Hiram Gard Lama

    Male1835–1905Male

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 10

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1846

Age 20

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Swiss Italian: unexplained. This name is also found in Germany and in Brazil.

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

Sources (3)

  • Grafton Lamma, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Grafton Lamena, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Grafton Lamey in household of Andrew Lamey, "United States Census, 1850"

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