Mamie Elizabeth Lamb

1913–2003 (Age 90)
Hot Springs, Madison, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mamie Elizabeth

When Mamie Elizabeth Lamb was born on 31 March 1913, in Hot Springs, Madison, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Nathan Lamb, was 49 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Lizzie Blackwell, was 32. She had at least 1 son and 2 daughters with Roscoe Hezekiah Lawson. She lived in Paint Rock, Madison, North Carolina, United States in 1935 and Laurens Township, Laurens, South Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 9 June 2003, in Piedmont, Anderson, South Carolina, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Piedmont, Anderson, South Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Nathan Lamb
1863–1943
Sarah Elizabeth Lizzie Blackwell
1880–1988
Helen Daily Lamb
1906–2003
John Henry Lamb
1908–1996
William Andrew Lamb
1909–1982
Mamie Elizabeth Lamb
1913–2003
James Nathan Lamb
1916–1997
Thelma Josephine Lamb
1919–2003
Hazel Pearl Lamb
1922–2011

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 3

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1916 · Anthony Crawford Lynched

Age 3

South Carolina native, father to 13 children, and a local farmer, Anthony Crawford, is lynched on October 21, 1916, in Abbeyville, South Carolina. The lynching is followed after Crawford has an arguement with a white storekeeper.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 24

The Neutrality Acts were passed in response to the growing conflicts in Europe and Asia during the time leading up to World War II. The primary purpose was so the US wouldn't engage in any more foreign conflicts. Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.

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)

  • Mayme Lamb in household of John N Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mamie Lamb in household of John N Lamb, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mammie L Lawson in household of Roscoe Lawson, "United States Census, 1940"

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