Russell Eugene Lamb

1907–1982 (Age 74)
Galena, Floyd, Indiana, United States

The Life of Russell Eugene

When Russell Eugene Lamb was born on 2 September 1907, in Galena, Floyd, Indiana, United States, his father, Clinton Ellsworth Lamb, was 42 and his mother, Mary Josephine Moye, was 35. He married Isabell Walburga Robben on 1 February 1929, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. He lived in Lafayette Township, Floyd, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Hillsdale, Laramie, Wyoming, United States in 1920. He died on 16 May 1982, in Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 74.

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Family Time Line

Russell Eugene Lamb
Isabell Walburga Robben
Marriage: 1 February 1929
Lucile Isabel Lamb
Russell Eugene Lamb Jr

Spouse & Children

1 February 1929
Cheyenne, Laramie, Wyoming, United States


  • Lucile Isabel Lamb


  • Russell Eugene Lamb Jr


Parents & Siblings

  • Clinton Ellsworth Lamb


  • Female1872–1953Female



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World Events (8)

1908 · The Bureau of Investigation is formed

Age 1

Known as the National Bureau of Criminal Identification, The Bureau of Investigation helped agencies across the country identify different criminals. President Roosevelt instructed that there be an autonomous investigative service that would report only to the Attorney General.

Age 13

Women got to vote first time in the state of Wyoming.

Age 20

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 (2)

  • Russell Lamb in household of Clinton E Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Russle Lamb in household of Clinton Lamb, "United States Census, 1910"

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