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James Henry Lane

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James Henry Lane, American senator. member city council; member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from Indiana, 33d Congress, 1853-1855; member United States Senate from Kansas, April 4, 1861-July 11, 1866.

Background

Lane, James Henry was born on June 22, 1814 in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, United States. Son of Amos Hawes and Mary (Foote) Lane.

Career

President Leavenworth (Kan. Major general Kan; general Kan.

Membership

Member city council; member United States House of Representatives (Democrat) from Indiana, 33d Congress, 1853-1855. Member United States Senate from Kansas, April 4, 1861-July 11, 1866.

Connections

Married Mary Baldridge, 1841.

father:
Amos Hawes Lane

mother:
Mary (Foote) Lane

spouse:
Mary Baldridge