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James Mathews Lamb

Male 1782 - 1827


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  • Born  1782  Rye, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  19 Jun 1827  Rye, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  Rye, Sussex Co, England, -Saint Mary's Church Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I4055  markhamchest
    Last Modified  15 Jul 2018 

    Father  James Lamb,   b. 1755, Rye, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1795, Rye, Sussex Co, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Catalina Mathews,   b. 15 Aug 1759, Flatbush, Kings Co, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1291  Group Sheet

    Family  Mary Rich,   b. 1789, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1859, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  25 Feb 1809  Saint Mary Magdalene, Bermondsey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1439  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • James Mathews Lamb was the son of James Lamb and Catalina Mathews, christened at St Mary's Church in Rye, Sussex county England. In 1809 he was married to Mary Rich, probably the daughter of Robert Rich and Sarah Bennett of Bermondsey, London England.

      James Mathews Lamb and Mary Rich were the parents of seven identified children: Mary Anne Lamb (married Francis Henry Fenton); Robert Lamb (transported to New South Wales, Australia, married Mary Dryden or McLauren); Charles Lamb (died 1843 in Mangalore India); Henry Lamb (married Ann Cattarns Slaney); Sarah Lamb; Emma Lamb (married John Wheeler); and Margaret Elizabeth Lamb.

      James Matthews Lamb, City of London, glover, to John Timothy Swainson, secretary and trustee for the Commissioners of HM Customs Property; Endorsed with a pencilled note that the lease was subsequently cancelled.
      [source] East Sussex Record Office; 24 October 1806.

      Lamb by Milk Street - Mary Anne Daughter of James Mathews and Mary Lamb. Born 21 January, Baptized 16 February 1810. At St Lawrence Jewry.
      [source] Church of England Parish Registers, 1538-1812. London, England: London Metropolitan Archives.

      Robert Lamb; baptized 13 Jan 1813; St Mary, Newington, Surrey, England; son of James Lamb and his wife Mary.
      [source] England, Births and Christenings, 1538-1975. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013.

      Emma, daughter of James Mathews and Mary Lamb; resident of Grange Walk; Grocer (?); baptized at St Mary Magdalene, Bermondsey, County of Surrey; 15 May 1822.
      [source] Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1916. London Metropolitan Archives, London.

      note - Grange Walk is a historic road in Bermondsey in the London Borough of Southwark, in south London. It runs between Tower Bridge Road in the west and Neckinger in the east.

      Margaret Elizabeth Lamb; baptized 26 Nov 1824; St Mary Magdalene Southwark, Bermondsey, England; daughter of James and Mary Lamb.
      [source] Board of Guardian Records, 1834-1916 and Church of England Parish Registers, 1754-1916. London Metropolitan Archives, London.

      Ledger of James Lamb and his wife Anne Morris in St Mary Church at Rye Sussex England includes "his grandson, James Matthew Lamb, d. 16 Sep 1825, aet 45."
      [source] Monuments at St Mary's Church in Rye.

      At St. James's-pl., Upper Grange-road, aged 70, Mary, relict of James Matthews Lamb, formerly of Rye, Sussex, and third dau. of the late Robert Rich, esq., of Bermondsey.
      [source] The Gentleman's Magazine, Volume 206; R. Newton, 1859.

      Mary Lamb, 30 January 1860, The Will with a Codicil of Mary Lamb, formerly of Crimscot Street Bermondsey, but late of 3 St James Place, Upper Grange Rd Bermondsey in the County of Surrey Widow deceased, who died 5 February 1859 at St James place aforesaid was proved at the Principal Registry by the oath of Robert Tosswill of Devon Lodge Victoria Road Clapham Common in the said County Esquire, one of the executors. Effects under 300 pound.
      [source] England National Probate Calendar (ancestry database).

      Notes for James Mathews Lamb; compiled by Pamela Hutchison Garrett, 2018; for Markham of Chesterfield website.