New Jersey Obituaries - April 20, 1898 - Isaiah S. Lane

Isaiah S. Lane of West Long Branch died last Saturday of a cancer of the stomach, with which he had been sick for nearly a month. Mr. Lane was 84 years old and had lived in the vicinity of West Long Branch ever since he was a young man. His wife was Miss Mary Ann Lane of Turkey, who he married 64 years ago, and who, with five children, survives him. The children are Samuel Lane, Mrs. Sarah L. Gibbs, Mrs. Mary Campbell and Mrs. Lavinia Woolley of West Long Branch and Lewis Lane of Holmdel. Mr. Lane had been a member of the Methodist church 75 years. He was a charter member of Arioch lodge of Odd Fellows of Long Branch and was past master of Washington lodge of Freemasons of Eatontown. The funeral was held yesterday and the body was buried in West Long Branch cemetery, the funeral rites of Arioch lodge being performed at the grave. The pall bearers were James H. Woolley and Munroe V. Poole of West Long Branch, Edwin Woolley of Wayside, Thomas Cook of Oakhurst, Stewart Jeffrey of Elberon and Bartine Sherman of Long Branch.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, April 20, 1898