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Alice Mary "Mama" Pursglove Lane
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Birth: Nov. 25, 1881
Amber Valley Borough
Derbyshire, England
Death: Apr. 10, 1961
Fayette County
Pennsylvania, USA

Alice was born in England and immigrated to the United States in 1886. She married Julian Wellington Lane at the age of 19. She had nine children and fifteen grandchildren. She was active in Masonic organizations and the Episcopal Church. Alice worked with the poor and helped many of them to survive the great depression. She was politically active in the Democratic party and once attended the inauguration of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt. She is very missed by her grandchildren. 
Family links: 
  William Pursglove (1844 - 1912)
  Eliza Annie Farnsworth Pursglove (1844 - 1897)
  Julian Wellington Lane (1871 - 1955)*
  Isabel C. Lane Yohe (1900 - 1978)*
  Cable Walter Lane (1902 - 1967)*
  Warren Samuel Lane (1905 - 1988)*
  Wellington Julian Lane (1905 - 1976)*
  David P Lane (1910 - 1961)*
  Charlotte Adeline Lane Tentler (1912 - 1990)*
  Alice Elizabeth Lane Staib (1914 - 2006)*
  Marie E Lane Baird (1918 - 1976)*
  Charles Alvin Lane (1923 - 1982)*
  Samuel Pursglove (1868 - 1958)*
  Elizabeth Maria Pursglove Hands (1872 - 1940)*
  Elizabeth Mariah Pursglove Hands (1872 - 1940)*
  Alice Mary Pursglove Lane (1881 - 1961)
  Eliza Pursglove LaMar (1886 - 1936)*
*Calculated relationship
Taylor Cemetery
Washington County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: George
Record added: Nov 22, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 23032410
Alice Mary Mama <i>Pursglove</i> Lane
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Alice Mary Mama <i>Pursglove</i> Lane
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Alice Mary Mama <i>Pursglove</i> Lane
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Hi Grandma: Sorry but Mothers Day got by me. You are always in my thoughts. I really loved you a great deal and still do. God Bless and keep you safe. Love
- George
 Added: May. 25, 2017
Hi Grandma: Here are some Daffodils for you. Spring is on its way. It has been over 50 years since you left us. It doesn't seem possible. You are still so vivid in my memory I remember visiting you and standing beside you while you were cooking in your k...(Read more)
- George
 Added: Mar. 9, 2017
HiGrandma:Merry Christmas. Love,
- George
 Added: Dec. 25, 2016
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