Mary Elizabeth Lamb was born to Issac Lamb and Elizabeth Slater Lamb February, 1832 in Virginia. She is one of 13 children
Mary E. Lamb married George W. Cain on January 9, 1852 in Greene, Ohio.  George Cain was a Civil War Veteran and he came home from the war with injuries to his ears making him deaf and to his back making working very hard. His injuries were well documented by affidavits from his doctors and from many others. His paperwork for attempting to get a military pension was 100 pages long. He worked hard to get his $12 a year. Mary had to be the one to care for him. They lived in Bethel, Miami, Ohio.
George W. Cain and Mary Elizabeth Lamb Cain had 8 children.
Mary E. Cain's will gives her home as Bethel Township, Miami, Ohio. In her will, she names her children as Frances, Joseph, Jane, Edgar, Emma, Charles, George, and Mollie, the latter being dead. She signs her will with a mark. The film of her death record places her birth in Parkersburg, Pennsylvania, and she died of dropsy of the heart.
George W. and Mary E. Cain are buried in Bethel Cemetery, Miami, Ohio on route 202 just south of Route 40 and just north of Route 70 row 10 in the middle of the row.
Marriage Greene, Ohio Court House book b-2 p. 252 Bellbrook Moon, 2 August 1893 p 20 Greene, Ohio deed record January 23, 1849 1850 Greene Co. census Bath Twp 326A-351A Greene Co. Estate record September 15, 1837 Greene Co., Ohio Census 1870 Bible record owned by the Hand family Clifton Historical Society. Deed of Daniel Cain and wife Sarah sell to Benjamin Allen from Survey 417 witnessed by John James and Abner Cain,
deed Daniel Cain sells lands to Henry Bingaman, grandson land witnessed by Jacob Bechtell and George W. Cain,
Abner Cain 1835 will d. Intestate 1835 wills and Estates, Greene Co.
1803-1850, civil War Veteran Company E Unit 74 enlisted October 11, 1861, and was mustered out on June 15, 1865 from Camp Chase Ohio,
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