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W.P. Lane William P. Lane
Full Name: William P. Lane
Date of birth: October 3, 1868
Date of death: March 6, 1916

Terms of Service top
Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 78 Jan 8, 1907 - Jan 12, 1909 30th   Democrat Fort Worth / Tarrant   Tarrant
Biographical Notes and Resources top
Biographical Sketches
  • William P. Lane mentioned in biographical sketch of wife, Josie Ivey Lane, Woman's Who's Who of America: A Biographical Dictionary of Contemporary Women of the United States and Canada, Volume 1, p. 473. Google Books.
  • Other Resources
  • Obituary, "W.P. Lane, Former State Comptroller, Dies at Fort Worth," 3/6/1916, p. 1. Denton Record-Chronicle.
  • W.P. Lane, birth date 10/3/1868, death date 3/16/1916, obituary in Cleburne Morning Review, 3/8/1916, burial in Greenwood Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Fort Worth. Find a Grave.
  • Walter P. Lane. Members of the Texas Congress 1836-1845; Members of the Texas Legislature 1846-2004, 2005.
  • Obituary, "W.P. Lane Dead," 3/10/1916, p. 5. Wise County Messenger.
  • Photographs
  • Photograph. W.P. Lane, 30th Legislature, State Preservation Board
  • Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol
  • 30th session composite photo of House members (House chamber gallery, east wall. 3W.2). State Preservation Board.
  • Committee Informationtop
    30th R.S. - 1907
    Appropriations Subcommittee on the State Penitentiary at Rusk and North Texas Lunatic Aslyum at Terrell  
    Banks and Banking  
    Constitutional Amendments  
    Examination of Comptroller's and Treasurer's Claims and Accounts  
    Public Grounds and Buildings  

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