Harry Houston Lane

15 September 1883–21 May 1934 (Age 50)
Blue Rapids, Marshall, Kansas, United States

The Life Summary of Harry Houston

When Harry Houston Lane was born on 15 September 1883, in Blue Rapids, Marshall, Kansas, United States, his father, Jonathan Franklin Lane, was 43 and his mother, Nancy Adaline Pitman, was 29. He married Ella Ellen Von Wedell on 10 January 1909, in Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. He lived in Spring Valley Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Garden Township, Cherokee, Kansas, United States in 1910. He died on 21 May 1934, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in North Hollywood, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Harry Houston Lane
Ella Ellen Von Wedell
Marriage: 10 January 1909
Harry Vincent Lane
Hazel Beatrice Lane
Mary Maxine Lane

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    10 January 1909Columbus, Cherokee, Kansas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
    1886 · Giving Working Men a Union
    Age 3
    The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
    1898 · War with the Spanish
    Age 15
    After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.

    Name Meaning

    English: topographic name for someone who lived in a lane, from Middle English, Old English lane, originally a narrow way between fences or hedges, later used to denote any narrow pathway, including one between houses in a town.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laighin ‘descendant of Laighean’, a byname meaning ‘spear or javelin’.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of Luan’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’, formerly Anglicized as O'Loan. See also Lamb .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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    Sources (20)

    • Harry Lane in entry for Lane, "Kansas County Birth Records, 1885-1911"
    • Harry H Hueston, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Hary Hanston Lane im Eintrag für Marion Mccall Krekler und Mary Maxine Lane, „California, County Marriages, 1850-1952“

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