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Edward Wood Lane

Edward Wood Lane, American banker. Member Federal Advisory Council in Washington, representing 6th Federal Reserve District, 1921, 22, 23; member of the board of Jacksonville Branch of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 1918-1935; member State Board of Control by Governor John W. Martin; Mason.

Background

  • Lane, Edward Wood was born on June 23, 1869 in Valdosta, Georgia, United States. Son of Remer Young and Henrietta (Brinson) Lane.

  • Education

    • Preparatory education, Valdosta Institute. B.P.H., University of Georgia, 1889.

    Career

    • Cashier Merchants Bank, Valdosta, 1889-1903. Organizer Atlantic National Bank, Jacksonville, Florida, 1903, and president, 1903-1928, Chairman of the Board since 1928. Also organizer and ehmn. board West Palm Beach Atlantic National Bank.

      Director Merchants and Miners transactions Company Director Children’s Home Society of Florida, Community Chest of Jacksonville.

    Politics

    Party affiliation: Democrat

    Religion

    Denomination: Episcopalian

    Membership

    Member Federal Advisory Council in Washington, representing 6th Federal Reserve District, 1921, 22, 23. Member of the board of Jacksonville Branch of Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, 1918-1935. Member State Board of Control by Governor John W. Martin.

    Mason.; Clubs: Timuquana Florida Yacht, Civitan.

    Connections

    • Married Anna Virginia Taliaferro, January 2, 1907. Children: James Taliaferro, Edward Wood.
    • father: Remer Young Lane
    • mother: Henrietta (Brinson) Lane
    • spouse: Anna Virginia Taliaferro
    • children: James Taliaferro Lane
    • Edward Wood Lane
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    Died March 23, 1942
    (aged 72)
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