John Brandford Lane [or Layne]

1789 - 1829


Son and main heir of John Lane of Barbados and York Place Clifton (q.v.). First husband of Jane Abel Griffith and son-in-law of Thomas Howard Griffith (q.v.). No will or probate has been found for him. In the will of his mother Mary Elvira Lane (nee Brandford) made 11/09/1832, she instructed the payment of Mr King of Worthing Sussex, the undertaker who had conducted the funeral of her son John Brandford Lane, implying he had recently died in Britain, but his death at Worthing was shown in 1829.


Th Spectator 10/10/1829 p. 14, [accessed 12/09/2018].

Further Information

Jane Abel Griffith

Associated Estates (2)

The dates listed below have different categories as denoted by the letters in the brackets following each date. Here is a key to explain those letter codes:

  • SD - Association Start Date
  • SY - Association Start Year
  • EA - Earliest Known Association
  • ED - Association End Date
  • EY - Association End Year
  • LA - Latest Known Association
1817 [EA] - 1829 [LA] → Owner
1829 [EA] - 1832 [LA] → Previous owner

Relationships (6)

Nephew → Uncle
Son-in-law → Father-in-law
Son → Father
Son → Mother
Father → Son