Elisha Lane

23 February 1690–
Rous Lench, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elisha

When Elisha Lane was born on 23 February 1690, in Rous Lench, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Thomas Lane, was 50 and his mother, Sarah Jackeman, was 42. He married Mary Woodward on 17 January 1720, in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Elisha Lane
Mary Woodward
Marriage: 17 January 1720

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    17 January 1720Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (2)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 111
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    Age 118
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.

    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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