Albert Edward Lamb

19 August 1917–30 December 1986 (Age 69)
New Pekin, Washington, Indiana, United States

The Life of Albert Edward

When Albert Edward Lamb was born on 19 August 1917, in New Pekin, Washington, Indiana, United States, his father, John Henry Lamb, was 23 and his mother, Edith Edna Hall, was 17. He lived in Brownstown, Jackson, Indiana, United States in 1930 and Pierce Township, Washington, Indiana, United States in 1940. He died on 30 December 1986, at the age of 69, and was buried in Salem, Washington, Indiana, United States.

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John Henry Lamb
Edith Edna Hall
Albert Edward Lamb
Emma Grace Lamb

Parents and Siblings

    John Henry Lamb


    Edith Edna Hall




World Events (8)

1918 · Attempting to Stop the War

Age 1

To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.
1919 · The Eighteenth Amendment

Age 2

The Eighteenth Amendment established a prohibition on all intoxicating liquors in the United States. As a result of the Amendment, the Prohibition made way for bootlegging and speakeasies becoming popular in many areas. The Eighteenth Amendment was then repealed by the Twenty-first Amendment. Making it the first and only amendment that has been repealed.
1937 · The Neutrality Act

Age 20

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 Most of the Acts were repealed in 1941 when the Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor.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.’

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Albert E Lamb in household of Pete Brown, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert Lamb in household of Pete Brown, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert E Lamb in household of Edith E Lamb, "United States Census, 1920"

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