Mary Lane

13 June 1809–27 January 1812 (Age 2)
New London, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Lane was born on 13 June 1809, in New London, Merrimack, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Robert Lane, was 23 and her mother, Mary Kelsey, was 22. She died on 27 January 1812, at the age of 2.

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Robert Lane
1786–1872
Mary Kelsey
1786–1872
Elizabeth Lane
1807–1891
Adelaide Lane
1811–1843
Mary Lane
1809–1812

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World Events (2)

1812

Age 3

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
1812 · War of 1812

Age 3

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a lane, 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.2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Laighin ‘descendant of Laighean’, a byname meaning ‘spear’, or ‘javelin’.3 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Luain ‘descendant of Luan’, a byname meaning ‘warrior’.

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

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