Myrtle Lamma

1879–1962 (Age 82)
Coshocton, Ohio, United States

The Life of Myrtle

When Myrtle Lamma was born on 25 April 1879, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States, her father, John C. Lamma, was 36 and her mother, Salina Vickers Laport, was 38. She married Jacob Ezekiel Banks on 25 June 1902, in Coshocton, Ohio, United States. She lived in Tuscarawas Township, Coshocton, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 11 February 1962, in Coshocton, Coshocton, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Myrtle Lamma
1879–1962
Jacob Ezekiel Banks
1880–1949
Marriage: 25 June 1902

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
25 June 1902
Coshocton, Ohio, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • John C. Lamma

    Male1843–1917Male

  • Salina Vickers Laport

    Female1840–1909Female

siblings

(6)

  • Andrew Jackson Lamma

    Male1865–1939Male

  • Belle Lamma

    Female1869–Female

  • Mary Jane "Jennie" Lamma

    Female1875–1928Female

  • Female1879–1962Female

  • Male1880–1960Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 2

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 3

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 22

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.

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 (1)

  • Myrtle Lamma in household of John Lamma, "United States Census, 1900"

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