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François/Frank LAMBERT  1851 - 1937

aka F. Lambert, Frank Lambert, François Lambert
nationality orig. French ; naturalized American (1893)
occupation inventor / machinist
birth 13 June 1851, Lyon, FRANCE
baptism
death .. 1937, ...........
burial
marriage In 1880 married:

Jeanne-Marie DONVAL

b. .. Oct 1850, ......, FRANCE
d. 20 Sep 1925, .......), who already had 2 children from an earlier marriage: Julia Ida (b. 27 Dec 1876,.....) and Alexander (b. 1879, .....

children
  • Eugenie F.

    b. .. Jan 1883, New York
    d. ........

  • Janette

    b. .. Nov 1885, New York
    d. ........

  • Martha L.

    b. .. May 1890, New York
    d. .......

  • George M.

    b. .. Apr 1893, New York
    d. ......

not found:
  • Frank Jr.

    b. .. ..., New York
    d. ........)

marriage re-married on 13 Jan 1926, New York City, NY:

Jeannette Justine Lawson EBBETS?/EBBS?

b. ........
d. 1975, .......


PARENTS

father François LAMBERT

b. ..... , ......
d. ........)

mother Vincelette FAYARD

b. ....., ........
d. ........

children
  • François

    b. 13 June 1851, Lyon, FRANCE
    d. ... 1937, .........


LIFE


arrived in the U.S. in 1876


1900 CENSUS (New York City, King's, New York, 6 June 1900):
Frank LAMBERT (49y) President of Corporation
Mary J. (49y)
- Eugenia (17y; b. .. Jan 1883, New York)
- Janette (14y; b. .. Nov 1885, New York)
- Martha (10y; b. .. May 1890, New York)
- George (7y; b. .. Apr 1893, New York)



1910 CENSUS (18 April 1910, Brooklyn, King's, New York):
Frank LAMBERT (58y) Machinist // Meters
Marie J. (59y)
- Eugenie F. (27y)
- Martha L. (20y)
- George M. (17y)



1920 CENSUS (12-13 Jan 1920, Brooklyn, New York City, King's, NY):
Frank LAMBERT (68y) President Water Meter Co.
Mary (69)



1930 CENSUS (12 May 1930, New York, New York, NY):
Frank LAMBERT (78y)
Elizabeth LAMBERT (34y; b. New York) wife = Jeannette Justine Lawson EBBETS?/EBBS?



Inventor of Lambert Typewriter

In December 1900 The Gramophone Company became The Gramophone and Typewriter Company Ltd.

On 1 November 1907 the name was changed back to The Gramophone Company Ltd.


NOTES

  • The World's Oldest Recording: Frank Lambert's Amazing Time Machine - Part 1/2 by Aaron Cramer with Allen Koenigsberg (in: Antique Phonograph Monthly, Vol. X, No. 3 on internet)
  • Wikipedia


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