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Edward Wood Lane

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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.

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