Mar. 24 1848
in the 46 yr of
Buried in the John Lamb Cemetery, on private property off Green’s Chapel Road in Crittenden County, not far from the Union County line. Photographed November 1991.
Also buried here is Medora J. Lamb, daughter of J.M. and J.E. Lamb, Oct. 24, 1857 - Dec. 19, 1862. There are a number of graves marked by sandstones.
John Lamb married Mary “Polly” Wilson, daughter of Robert and Priscilla Wilson, 5 April 1824 Livingston County, Kentucky. John and Polly Lamb lived on Heath Mountain in the Bells Mines area. The following children are named in the will of John Lamb (recorded in Crittenden County Will Book 1, page 22): James M. Lamb, Samuel B. Lamb, John W. Lamb, George W. Lamb, Mary M. Lamb and Prescilla S. Perkins. Executors of John Lamb’s will were his brothers, William and David Lamb. Polly Lamb died after 1863 and may also be buried in the John Lamb Cemetery.