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William James "Buck" Lane
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Birth: Mar. 7, 1847, USA
Death: Oct. 26, 1926
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA

William James Lane was called "Buck".
Parents: William M. & Sarah A. Sloan Lane.

Sister Caroline Elizabeth 1844
Sister Eliza A 1845
Brother George F. Lane born 1858 (11 yrs after Buck)
Sister Martha born 1860
Sister Malvina Isabel 1865.

Buck served in Company J, Carter's 1st TN Cavalry for the Confederate States Army in the Civil War; he was 18 years old when the war ended.

He and wife Mary Elizabeth Weaver Lane had 7 children, 2 daughters & 5 sons:

-Sarah Catherine 'Kate' 1873-1970 (Benjamin Cain)
-William Henry 1876-1949 (Mary) Visalia, California
-Eliza Ann 1878-1963(Donald Foster)Ventura, CA
-Samuel Franklin 1883-1915(Della Bertha Ford)
-Martin Benjamin 1884-1960 (Verna E.)Los Angeles,CA
-George Decatur 'Dee' 1888-1968 (Ora Pet Hamilton)
-James "Jimmie" Elic 1890-1891

Buck outlived wife Mary Elizabeth by 35 years and never remarried. He was known as a good marksman, even on horseback, also kept a pet groundhog. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  Mary Elizabeth Weaver Lane (1848 - 1891)*
 
 Children:
  Sarah Katherine Lane Cain (1873 - 1970)*
  William Henry Lane (1875 - 1949)*
  Eliza Ann Lane Foster (1878 - 1963)*
  Samuel Franklin Lane (1883 - 1915)*
  George Decatur Lane (1888 - 1968)*
  James Elec Lane (1890 - 1891)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
William J. Lane
Company J
1st Tenn Cav.
C.S.A.
Mar 7 1847 - Oct 26, 1926
 
Burial:
Weaver Cemetery
Kingsport
Sullivan County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: Indian Springs, to right of house at 1070 Island Road
 
Created by: Anna Lane Long
Record added: Feb 18, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33969100
William James Buck Lane
Added by: Anna Lane Long
 
William James Buck Lane
Added by: Anna Lane Long
 
William James Buck Lane
Added by: Anna Lane Long
 
 
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With loving respect from Great-Granddaughter
- Anna Lane Long
 Added: Oct. 2, 2010

- JUDY L.
 Added: May. 16, 2009

- Anna Lane Long
 Added: Feb. 18, 2009
 
 
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