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William Mershon Lanning
Birth: Jan. 1, 1849
Ewing
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Feb. 16, 1912
Trenton
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

US Congressman. He was elected to represent New Jersey's 4th District in the United States House of Representatives, serving from 1903 to 1904. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Elijah Webster Lanning (1821 - 1906)
  Cornelia Ann Mershon Lanning (1825 - 1854)
 
 Spouse:
  Jennie Hemenway Lanning (1848 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Kenneth H. Lanning (1886 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Mershon Lanning (1849 - 1912)
  Wallace Lanning (1850 - 1932)*
  Alfred M. Lanning (1858 - 1948)**
  Cornelia Jane Lanning Cadwallader (1860 - 1946)**
  Derenda Lanning Phillips (1864 - 1947)**
  Herbert Lanning (1868 - 1904)**
  Harry Webster Lanning (1877 - 1953)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
First Presbyterian Church of Ewing Cemetery
Ewing
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Russ Dodge
Record added: Jul 13, 2003
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Rest in peace, cousin.
- Joseph R. Klett
 Added: Feb. 15, 2014

- Tom A. Hawk
 Added: Jan. 1, 2014
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