Malcolm Winslow Lamb

1903–1983 (Age 80)
Alameda, California, United States

The Life of Malcolm Winslow

When Malcolm Winslow Lamb was born on 19 January 1903, in Alameda, California, United States, his father, George Winslow Lamb, was 38 and his mother, Marie Louise Fox, was 29. He married Helen Gould Miller on 1 October 1924, in San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States. He lived in Alameda, Alameda, California, United States in 1910 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States for about 10 years. He died on 19 May 1983, in Berkeley, Alameda, California, United States, at the age of 80.

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Family Time Line

Malcolm Winslow Lamb
Helen Gould Miller
Marriage: 1 October 1924

Spouse & Children

1 October 1924
San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States

Parents & Siblings

  • George Winslow Lamb


  • Female1873–1963Female



World Events (8)


Age 1

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1906 · Great San Francisco Earthquake

Age 3

A 7.8 magnitude earthquake shook San Francisco for approximately 60 seconds on April 18, 1906. A 1906 report by US Army Relief Operations recorded the death toll for San Francisco and surrounding areas at 664. Later reports record the number at over 3,000 deaths. An estimated 225,000 people were left homeless from the widespread destructuction as 80% of the city was destroyed.

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)

  • Malcom W Lamb in household of G W Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Malcolm Lamb in household of George W Lamb, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Malcolm W Lamb in household of George W Lamb, "United States Census, 1930"

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