J.P. Lane

James Patton Lane

Full Name: James Patton Lane
Date of birth: November 19, 1851
Date of death: June 27, 1933

Terms of Service top

Chamber District Dates of Service Legislatures Party City/County Note Counties in District
H 31 Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925 38th   Democrat Gallatin / Cherokee   Cherokee

Terms of Service top

House District 31
Jan 9, 1923 - Jan 13, 1925
Legislatures: 38th  
Party: Democrat
Home City/County: Gallatin / Cherokee
Counties in district: Cherokee

Biographical Information top

Resolutions and Journal entries

  • 43rd Legislature, 1st C.S., 10/13/1933, p. 802. Reverend James Patton Lane, death date 6/27/1933. Resolutions - Memorial.

Biographical Sketches

  • Biographical sketch and photo, James Patton Lane Family, pp. 372-373. Rev. James Patton Lane, born 11/19/1851 in Gate City, Virginia; died June 1933; "member of the first elected Senate of the State Oklahoma, where he was voted one of its two best orators by his colleagues . . . he also served in the 38th Texas Legislature from Cherokee County." Cherokee County Historical Commission (Tex.). Cherokee County History, 2001, crediting Cherokee County Historical Commission. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).
  • Obituary, J.P. Lane, "Aged Minister Expires at Gallatin" (J-Ville Progress), The Rusk Cherokeean , 6/30/1933, p. 1, crediting Singletary Memorial Library. Portal to Texas History (University of North Texas Libraries).

Other Resources

  • J.P. Lane, birth date 11/19/1851 in Virginia; death date 6/27/1933 in Gallatin, Cherokee County, Texas; widowed, husband of Virginia Holleyman. FamilySearch Texas Deaths, 1890-1976.
  • James P. Lane (1851-1933), burial in Piney Grove Cemetery, Gallatin, Cherokee County. Find a Grave.


  • Photograph. J.P. Lane, 38th Legislature, State Preservation Board

Composite Photographs on Display in the Capitol

Committee Information top

38th R.S. - 1923
Privileges, Suffrage and Elections  
Public Health  
State Eleemosynary and Reformatory Institutions  

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