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43. Amassa "Massey" ADAMSON was born on 18 August 1787. She died on 1 February 1877 at the age of 89 in Henry County, Indiana. She was buried in Nettle Creek Friends Cemetery, Wayne County, Indiana.

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Amassa married Thomas Lamb, another son of Henry Lamb and Ann Dennis. Thomas was born 13 Feb 1784, NC, died 15 Feb 1863, Henry Co, IN

The were members of the Center MM (Guilford Co NC). Their son Samuel moved to the Springfield MM in Wayne Co, Indiana, in 1834. Thomas and Massey with sons Martin E., Thomas Jr. and Kendall were received at Springfield MM, 18 Jun 1836.

1850 Census. Blue River Twp, Henry Co, IN, Hh 47
Thomas Lamb, age 66, b. NC
Mercy, age 63, b. NC
Daniel 17 and Thomas C. 11, both born in Indiana [these are likely grandsons]

1860 Census. Blue River Twp, Henry Co, IN, Hh 1143
Thos. Lamb, age 76, b. NC
Massa, age 73, b. NC
Thomas, age 20, b. IN
Note: two households away from his niece, the widow Esther Adamson, who had been married to Henry W. Adamson

Amassa "Massey" ADAMSON and Thomas LAMB were married about 1804. Thomas LAMB, son of Henry LAMB and Ann DENNIS, was born on 13 February 1784 in Randolph County, North Carolina. He died on 15 February 1863 at the age of 79 in Henry County, Indiana. He was buried in Nettle Creek Friends Cemetery, Wayne County, Indiana.

Amassa "Massey" ADAMSON and Thomas LAMB had the following children:

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i.

Jonathan LAMB was born in 1805.

137

ii.

Samuel LAMB was born in 1807 in Guilford County, North Carolina.

138

iii.

Rebecca LAMB was born on 23 February 1810.

139

iv.

Kendall LAMB was born on 15 July 1812.

140

v.

Harvey LAMB was born on 20 May 1814 in Guilford County, North Carolina. He died on 9 May 1888 at the age of 73 in Wayne County, Indiana.

Harvey married Letitia Cain, 4 Mar 1836, Randolph Co NC

141

vi.

Branson LAMB was born (date unknown).

Died young.

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vii.

Thomas LAMB Jr. was born on 22 April 1817 in Guilford County, North Carolina. He died on 2 October 1872 at the age of 55 in Wayne County, Indiana. He was buried in Nettle Creek Friends Cemetery, Wayne County, Indiana.

Wife was Elvira Lamb, b. 1818, d. 1899.

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viii.

Mary Ann LAMB was born on 5 August 1822.

144

ix.

Mahala LAMB was born on 11 May 1824 in North Carolina.

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Martin E. LAMB was born on 27 December 1827 in North Carolina.