Place:Lamb, Texas, United States

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NameLamb
Alt namesLambsource: Getty Vocabulary Program
TypeCounty
Coordinates34.067°N 102.35°W
Located inTexas, United States     (1876 - )
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog


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Lamb County is a county located in the U.S. state of Texas. As of the 2010 census, its population was 13,977. Its seat is Littlefield. Lamb County is named for George A. Lamb, who died in the Battle of San Jacinto. Lamb County was the home of the Texas House Speaker Billy Wayne "Bill" Clayton, who served from 1975 until 1983.

The historic Triple Arrow Ranch in Lamb County is owned by Commissioner's Court Judge William A. Anderson, Jr., and his wife, the former LeNora Jo Thompson.

Timeline

Date Event Source
1876 County formed Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1890 First census Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1890 No significant boundary changes after this year Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
1908 Birth records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1908 Land records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Court records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Marriage records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources
1909 Probate records recorded Source:Red Book: American State, County, and Town Sources

Population History

source: Source:Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790-1990
Census Year Population
1890 4
1900 31
1910 540
1920 1,175
1930 17,452
1940 17,606
1950 20,015
1960 21,896
1970 17,770
1980 18,669
1990 15,072

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