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lam Early Origins




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The Great Migration


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The Great Migration



Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

lam Settlers in United States in the 17th Century

  • Rachel Lam settled in Virginia in 1635

lam Settlers in United States in the 18th Century

  • Johannes Lam, aged 6, arrived in Pennsylvania in 1748

lam Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Peter T Lam, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847
  • Pietje T Lam, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847
  • Adrianus T Lam, who arrived in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847
  • Cornelius T Lam, who landed in Baltimore, Maryland in 1847
  • Danl Lam, aged 24, arrived in New York in 1854

lam Settlers in Canada in the 19th Century

  • James Lam, who landed in Nova Scotia in 1823

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Contemporary Notables of the name lam (post 1700)


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Contemporary Notables of the name lam (post 1700)



  • Sam Lam (b. 1987), Canadian soccer player
  • Patrick Richard Lam (b. 1968), retired New Zealand rugby union footballer
  • Adrian Lam (b. 1970), Australian rugby league football coach and former international player
  • Wilfedo Lam (1902-1982), Cuban painter

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lam Historic Events


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lam Historic Events




RMS Titanic

  • Mr. Ali Lam, aged 37, Chinese Third Class passenger from Hong Kong who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and survived the sinking in collapsible C
  • Mr. Len Lam (d. 1912), aged 23, Chinese Third Class passenger from Hong Kong who sailed aboard the RMS Titanic and died in the sinking

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lam Family Crest Products


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lam Family Crest Products




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See Also


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See Also




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Citations


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Citations



    Other References

    1. Burke, John Bernard Ed. The Roll of Battle Abbey. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing. Print.
    2. Cook, Chris. English Historical Facts 1603-1688. London: MacMillan, 1980. Print.
    3. Marcharn, Frederick George. A Constitutional History of Modern England 1485 to the Present. London: Harper and Brothers, 1960. Print.
    4. Bede, The Venerable. Historia Ecclesiatica Gentis Anglorum (The Ecclesiastical History Of the English People). Available through Internet Medieval Sourcebook the Fordham University Centre for Medieval Studies. Print.
    5. Elster, Robert J. International Who's Who. London: Europa/Routledge. Print.
    6. Hitching, F.K and S. Hitching. References to English Surnames in 1601-1602. Walton On Thames: 1910. Print. (ISBN 0-8063-0181-3).
    7. Humble, Richard. The Fall of Saxon England. New York: Barnes and Noble, 1975. Print. (ISBN 0-88029-987-8).
    8. Le Patourel, John. The Norman Empire. New York: Oxford University Press, 1976. Print. (ISBN 0-19-822525-3).
    9. Hanks, Hodges, Mills and Room. The Oxford Names Companion. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2002. Print. (ISBN 0-19-860561-7).
    10. Shirley, Evelyn Philip. Noble and Gentle Men of England Or Notes Touching The Arms and Descendants of the Ancient Knightley and Gentle Houses of England Arranged in their Respective Counties 3rd Edition. Westminster: John Bowyer Nichols and Sons, 1866. Print.
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    The lam Family Crest was acquired from the Houseofnames.com archives. The lam Family Crest was drawn according to heraldic standards based on published blazons. We generally include the oldest published family crest once associated with each surname.

    This page was last modified on 17 November 2015 at 01:34.

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