Category Archives: Lane Family

Contains information on the Lane family.

Tenants of the late Hugh Lane – Upper Cahore

There is a fair prospect of the sale to the tenants of the Upper Cahore estate, Draperstown. It is owned by the representatives of the late Hugh Lane, Limavady, who have, it appears, shown a readiness to allow their tenants an opportunity of becoming peasant proprietors. The terms are 16 years’ purchase.

New Zealand Tablet, Volume XVII, Issue 5, 24 May 1889, Page 21

Deaths of Rosetta and Eliza Lane 1841

On the 9th inst. of scarletina, at the house of their brother, Dr Alexander Lane, of Aghadowey, after a few days illness, Rosetta and Eliza, daughters of Benjamin Lane, Esq. of Ballycarton, the one aged 28, the other 20 years.  The sudden and melancholy deaths of these amiable young ladies have thrown their respected parents and a large and respectable circle of friends into great distress.

The Belfast News-Letter, Tuesday, 30th March 1841.