Mamie Lou Lamb

1908–1965 (Age 56)
Madison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mamie Lou

When Mamie Lou Lamb was born on 19 May 1908, in Madison, Kentucky, United States, her father, Henry Martin Lamb, was 25 and her mother, Nora Ellen Lakes, was 15. She married Isaac L Brockman on 17 January 1924, in Berea, Madison, Kentucky, United States. She lived in Franklin, Warren, Ohio, United States in 1930 and Franklin, Franklin Township, Warren, Ohio, United States in 1940. She died in 1965, in Ohio, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Springboro Cemetery, Springboro, Warren, Ohio, United States.

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Mamie Lou Lamb
Isaac L Brockman
Marriage: 17 January 1924

Spouse & Children

  • Female1908–1965Female

  • Isaac L Brockman


17 January 1924
Berea, Madison, Kentucky, United States

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World Events (8)

1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 1

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.
1912 · McCreary County Created

Age 4

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.
1926 · Mammoth Cave is Discovered

Age 18

In 1926, in central Kentucky, Mammoth Cave was discovered. It dates back to Mississippian times and consists of over four hundred miles of passageway. On July 1, 1941, the cave was made a National Park.

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)

  • Minnie L Gress in household of Jesse S Gress, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mamie L Lamb in household of Thomas Lamb, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mamie L Lamb in household of Mart H Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"

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