|Birth: ||Oct. 26, 1895|
|Death: ||Nov. 26, 1975|
Powell,Wyoming Tribune Tuesday,December 2,1975
Elias Emanuel Lamb Services Monday
Services for Elias Emanuel Lamb of Powell were Monday morning at the Seventh Day Adventist Church, with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery,
Mr. Lamb, 80, died Wednesday afternoon, November 26. at the Powell Hospital. He was born October 26, 1895 in the Oklahoma Indian Territory, the 5th son and 10th child of William Jefferson Lamb of Rowan County, North Carolina and Sarah Elizabeth Turley of Carroll, Howard County, Indiana. His family moved to Bird City, Kansas, when he was five years old. After attending a small country school, he started farming at age 14. At the age of 20 he became a carpenter, a profession which he continued throughout his lifetime. He built many homes, businesses and churches in Powell.
Among his other business ventures was operation of a small cafe from which he was nicknamed "Chili". He and Sylvia moved to Powell in 1933.
During World War II he worked as a supervisor during the building of the Heart Mountain Relocation Center west of Powell.
A first marriage occurred to Murnie LaVerne Terrell of DeWitt, Saline County, Nebraska on 17 April, 1917 in St. Francis, Cheyenne County, Kansas - children included Waverd Winton, Venita Justine, Leonard Elias and Ivan Earl.
A second marriage occurred, 24 November 1942 in Denver, Colorado to Sylvia Ethel Kylander.
Survivors include the widow; two daughters, Mrs. Venita Kruger of Port Orchard, Washington and Mrs. Evelyn Leathers of Holyoke, Colorado; four sons, Waverd of San Francisco, California, Leonard of Spokane, Washington; Ivan of Berkeley, California; and, Dwight of Minneapolis, Minnesota; brother Ira Lamb of Idaho Springs, Colorado; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren
Sylvia Ethel Kylander Lamb (1900 - 1994)*
Crown Hill Cemetery
Plot: BLK 20-LOT 5-SP 1
Maintained by: jerry forman
Originally Created by: Jerry Clark
Record added: Dec 30, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82713645
Blessings to 2nd spouse of Sylvia, a daughter of Mary Jane "Jennie" CARPENTER a 1st cousin 2x removed, dau of great grand aunt Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" BAUGH (John D)Carpenter, of Warren Co., IA|
Added: Jan. 31, 2015
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Heart Mountain WWII|
Added: Jan. 2, 2012