Mary Lambert

1822–1872 (Age 50)
Thetford St Mary the Less, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Lambert was born on 13 January 1822, in Thetford St Mary the Less, Suffolk, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Polly Lambert, was 24 and her mother, Rebecca Sturgeon, was 22. She married William Henry Tempest on 3 March 1842, in Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Halifax St James, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years. She died in July 1872, in Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Lambert
1822–1872
William Henry Tempest
1820–1859
Marriage: 3 March 1842
Hannah Tempest
1842–1871
Joseph Willard Tempest
1843–1932
Phineus Tempest
1845–1931
John Liberty Tempest
1850–1924
George Alfred Tempest Sr.
1852–1924

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
3 March 1842
Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents & Siblings

  • Joseph Polly Lambert

    Male1797–1861Male

  • Rebecca Sturgeon

    Female1799–1867Female

siblings

(8)

  • Female1822–1872Female

  • Elizabeth Lambert

    Female1826–Female

  • Anna Lambert

    Female1826–Female

  • Harrot Lambert

    Female1829–1868Female

  • Mathew Lambert

    Male1834–1883Male

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1823

Age 1

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 11

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 14

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

This name has been translated as "bright or fair lamb." It is more likely from the Old German name Laudbert, from "land-brecht," one distinguished among the people.

Sources (3)

  • Mary Lambert in household of Joseph Lambert, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Lambert in household of Joseph Lambert, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Jackson in household of Jonathan Jackson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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