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Robert Lane (1811-71), Ironfounder of R. Lane, Bridge Foundry Taunton
1811 Born the son of John Lane and his wife Mary
1831 July 7th. Married at Taunton to Elizabeth Lock (1809-1872)
1835 Birth of son William Walter Lane
c1843 Birth of son John Lane
1848 Birth of son Charles Lane
1851 Living at White Hall, Taunton Robert Lane (age 32 born Taunton), Iron Moulder, Ironmonger. With his wife Elizabeth Lane (age 42 born Oak, Soms.) and their four children; Walter Lane (age 16 born Taunton), Iron Moulder, Ironfounder; Mary Lane (age 12 born Taunton); John Lane (age 7 born Taunton); and Charles Lane (age 3 born Taunton).
1871 May 7th. Died. Of Bridge Foundry, Taunton.