The McLANE line is in my paternal line. The origins of the surname are unknown at this point.
Stories and history:
Ahnentafel # 67 : Nancy Ann McLane (c1790-1825). Nancy was born circa 1790 in Martinsburg, Berkeley County, Virginia. She married circa 1806 to Phillip Young (1787-1850). Phillip was born October 11, 1787 in Berkeley County, Virginia. They had 11 children and lived in Pickaway County, Ohio. Phillip died May 29, 1850 in Shelby County, Ohio. Nancy died May 1825 in Pickaway County, Ohio.
Ahnentafel # 134: Jacob McLane (bef1770- ). Jacob was born before 1770 in Virginia. He was the father of 6 children and was an early settler of Pickaway County, Ohio coming to Madison Township in 1810.
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