Leroy Wilson Lane

3 January 1843–25 April 1904 (Age 61)
Jasper, Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Leroy Wilson

When Leroy Wilson Lane was born on 3 January 1843, in Jasper, Georgia, United States, his father, James Addison Lane, was 28 and his mother, Matilda Susan Willson, was 23. He married Sarah Elizabeth Butler on 22 September 1869, in Bosque, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. He lived in Washington-on-the-Brazos, Washington, Texas, United States in 1850 and Justice Precinct 3, Bosque, Texas, United States in 1900. He died on 25 April 1904, in Bosque, Texas, United States, at the age of 61, and was buried in Bosque, Bosque, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leroy Wilson Lane
Sarah Elizabeth Butler
Marriage: 22 September 1869
Mary Elizabeth "Lizzie" Lane
William Robert Lane
John James Lane
Francis Jarilda Lane
Susan Matilda Lane
George Washington Lane

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  • Marriage
    22 September 1869Bosque, Texas, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 11
    Historical Boundaries: 1854: Bosque, Texas, United States
    Age 18
    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

    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 (18)

    • Leroy in household of Thomas, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Leroy W. in entry for George B. Eberhart and Mary E. Rose, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"
    • L L Lane in entry for Mary E Bowden, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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