Bertie Lane

20 April 1905–21 December 1969 (Age 64)
Guide, Columbus, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Bertie

When Bertie Lane was born on 20 April 1905, in Guide, Columbus, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Henry Lane, was 32 and her mother, Olympus J Cox, was 22. She married Thomas Beaty Butler on 20 May 1926, in Columbus, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Bug Hill, Columbus, North Carolina, United States for about 20 years. She died on 21 December 1969, in North Carolina, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in Guideway, Columbus, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Beaty Butler
Bertie Lane
Marriage: 20 May 1926
Roy Douglas Butler

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Beaty Butler



20 May 1926
Columbus, North Carolina, United States


    Roy Douglas Butler


Parents and Siblings




    Benjamin Garland Lane



World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 1

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1918 · Fort Bragg Established

Age 13

Named after Confederate General Braxton Bragg, Fort Bragg in Fayetteville, North Carolina was established on September 4, 1918. It was used as one of three training camps used during WWI.
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 18

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

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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Sources (3)

  • Bertie Lane in household of Henry Lane, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Bertie L Lane in household of John H Lane, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Bertie L Butler in household of Tom B Butler, "United States Census, 1930"

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