DAILY POST ATHENIAN/SESQUI-CENTENNIAL EDITION, June 10, 1969, p. 10-G & 12-G.
Biographical Directory of Tennessee State Legislators.
Russell Lane (1783- ? ) House, 28th General Assembly, 1849-1851; representing McMinn County; Democrat. Born in Grainger County in 1783; son of Isaac and Sarah (Russell) Lane. Extent of schooling not determined. Married date and place not indicated, to Malinda Sherman; children- Sterling, Isaac, George Washington, and Sarah E. Engaged in farming at Mouse Creek, later Niota of McMinn CO. Was living in 1870 when census enumeration was made. He was a cousin to James Tidence Lane.
Transcribed by: Bill Bigham
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