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I. Lane

I. Lane

Federal (USV)


Isaac Lane

(1839 - 1913)

Home State: Michigan

Branch of Service: Infantry

Unit: 8th Michigan Infantry

Before Antietam

From Genesee County, he enlisted in Company A, Eighth Michigan Infantry on August 3, 1861 at Flint, for 3 years, age 20 [sic]. Mustered on September 23, 1861.

On the Campaign

He was wounded and captured in action at Antietam on 17 September 1862.

The rest of the War

He was paroled after Antietam, then on duty with the Twentieth Infantry from January 1, 1864, to March 1, 1864. He was discharged at the expiration of his term of service on September 23, 1864.

After the War

He was in Elba Township, Lapeer County at the state-wide Veteran's census of 1894.

References & notes

Basic information from the State of Michigan1. Thanks to Steve Maczuga for publishing the 8th Michigan information in his excellent database. Life dates from his gravesite on Findagrave. His photograph from one kindly provided by great-grandson David Lane.


05/07/1839 in NY


12/17/1913; Hadley, MI; burial in Goodrich Cemetery, Goodrich, MI


1   State of Michigan, Office of the Adjutant General, and George H. Brown, Adjutant General; George H. Turner, Asst. AG, compiler, Record of Service of Michigan Volunteers in the Civil War, 1861-1865, 46 volumes, Kalamazoo: Ihling Bros. & Everard, 1904-1915, Vol. 8  [AotW citation 10730]