Remer Young Lane

18 November 1826–27 May 1917 (Age 90)
Emanuel, Georgia, United States

The Life of Remer Young

When Remer Young Lane was born on 18 November 1826, in Emanuel, Georgia, United States, his father, Edward Wood Lane, was 39 and his mother, Susannah Lanier, was 32. He married Henrietta Brinson on 13 September 1855. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 1 daughter. He died on 27 May 1917, in Valdosta, Lowndes, Georgia, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Valdosta, Lowndes, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Remer Young Lane
1826–1917
Henrietta Brinson
1836–1918
Marriage: 13 September 1855
Mary Elizabeth Lane
1856–1942
Walter Thompson Lane
1858–1945
Mills Bee Lane Sr.
1860–1945
John Lane
1863–1917
Augustus H. Lane
1866–
Edward Wood Lane
1869–1942
Benjamin L. Lane
1876–1941

Spouse and Children

    Male1826–1917Male

    Henrietta Brinson

    Female1836–1918Female

MARRIAGE
13 September 1855
,, Georgia, USA
children

(7)

    Mary Elizabeth Lane

    Female1856–1942Female

    Male1858–1945Male

    Male1860–1945Male

    John Lane

    Male1863–1917Male

    Augustus H. Lane

    Male1866–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Edward Wood Lane

    Male1787–1854Male

    Susannah Lanier

    Female1794–1832Female

siblings

(8)

    Elizabeth Lane

    Female1816–Female

    Benjamin Lanier Lane

    Male1817–1895Male

    Male1820–1854Male

    Thomas Mills Lane

    Male1822–1880Male

    Susannah Lavina Lane

    Female1824–1892Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 4

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1832 · Worcester v. Georgia

Age 6

In 1830, U.S. President Andrew Jackson signed the Indian Removal Act which required all Native Americans to relocate to areas west of the Mississippi River. That same year, Governor Gilmer of Georgia signed an act which claimed for Georgia all Cherokee territories within the boundaries of Georgia. The Cherokees protested the act and the case made its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. The case, Worcester v. Georgia, ruled in 1832 that the United States, not Georgia, had rights over the Cherokee territories and Georgia laws regarding the Cherokee Nation were voided. President Jackson didn’t enforce the ruling and the Cherokees did not cede their land and Georgia held a land lottery anyway for white settlers.
1861

Age 35

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.

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.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • R Y Lane, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Remer Y Lane, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Remis Y Lane, "United States Census, 1880"

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