Lane Family Cemetery
Somerset County, New Jersey
From the Somerset County Historical Quarterly, 1912, Volume One, pages
121&122.

Lane Family Burying-Ground, Near Vliet's Mills

This small private cemetery, which is still in use and admirably kept, is
located on the north side of the road leading from Vliet's Mills to Larger Cross
Roads, in Bedminster township.  The first Lane settler in the township was
Matthias Lane, who came from Monmouth county and purchased two large
tracts in Bedminster in 1744.  The burying-ground is located upon one of
those tracts.  An abstract of tombstone inscriptions follow, as copied in 1910
by the late Mr. Arthur P. Sutphen and the Editor of the Quarterly:

Crater, Gertrude S. (formerly Lane, and widow of Philip M. Crater), b. 1829;
d. 1902.
Crater, Philip M., d. Sept. 3, 1875, aged 50-11-13.

Demund, Peter, d. Jan. 25, 1778, aged 43-4-16.

Lane, Anna (wife of Matthew P. Lane), b. Nov. 15, 1792; d. Oct. 12, 1872.
Lane, Derrick, d. June 7, 1871, aged 83-8-21.
Lane, Elizabeth, d. Feb. 20, 1807, aged 84 yrs., 30 dys. [She was the widow   
of Matthias Lane who originally owned the farm].
Lane, Elizabeth S. (wife of Peter Lane), d. Oct. 6, 1823, aged 61-7-21.
Lane, Elizabeth A. (formerly Nevius, and wife of Matthew Lane), b. Dec. 13,    
1823; d. Jan. 11, 1892.
Lane, Ellen, b. April 18, 1799; d. Sept. 24(?), 1875.
Lane, Frederick H., b. 1813; d. 1873.
Lane, Frederick H. (son of Frederick H.), b. 1852; d. 1852.
Lane, Frederick Honell (son of Frederick H.), b. 1859; d. 1875.
Lane, Gertrut (formerly Sutphen, and wife of Matthias Lane),
d. Sept. 22, 1814, aged 49-8-14.
Lane, Gilbert, d. March 22, 1838, aged 60 yrs. 2 mos.
Lane, Jane (dau. of Matthew and Anna Lane), d. Oct. 14, 1821, aged 1 yr.
16  days.
Lane, Jane (dau. of Peter and Elizabeth lane), d. Sept. 18, 1871,
aged  70-2-22.
Lane, John, d. Sept. 2, 1842, aged 59 yrs., 24 days.
Lane, John (son of Matthew P. Lane), b. March 29, 1827; d. Mar. 7, 1909.
Lane, John P., d. Dec. 30, 1812, aged 26-2-17.
Lane, Mary (dau. of Peter and Elizabeth Lane), d. June 23, 1839, aged 49-8-1.
Lane, Mary Bunn, (dau. of Matthew and Elizabeth Ann Lane),
d. Dec. 30, 1863, aged 4-4-25.
Lane, Mary  (formerly Bunn, and the wife of Derrick Lane), d. March 23, 1874,  
aged 78-9-20.
Lane, Mary A. (formerly Craig, and wife of Frederick H. Lane), b. 1822; d.
1897.
Lane, Matthew P., b. April 9, 1789; d. March 3, 1870.
Lane, Matthew P., (son of Frederick H. Lane), b. 1848; d. 1907.
Lane,Matthias, b. Jan. 18, 1721; d. Jan. 17, 1804, aged 83. [He was the first  
settler of the Lane Family in Bedminster Township].
Lane, Matthias, d. Nov. 7, 1819, aged 73 yrs. 1mo.
Lane, Peter (son of Matthew and Anna lane), d. March 17, 1817,
aged 25 days.
Lane, Peter, d. Sept. 19, 1819, aged 55-2-17.
Lane, Peter, b. Oct. 18, 1835; d. April 22, 1906.
Lane, Peter (son of Frederick H.), b. 1841; d. 1842.
Lane, Peter, d. Sept. 29, 1849, aged 56-5-1.
Lane, Susan E. (formerly Melick, and wife of John Lane), b. Aug. 14, 1828; d.  
Dec. 15, 1902.
Lane, Willie A. (son of William G. and A. C. Lane), d. Nov. 19, 1887;
aged   3-7-17.
Probasco, Sarah (wife of Garret Probasco), d. May 10, 1841. aged 82 yrs.,
10 mos.
Vliet, Anna (formerly Terhume, and wife of Simon Vliet), d. Sept. 27, 1821;     
aged 76 yrs., 1 day.
Vliet, Simon, d. Oct. 12, 1833, aged 93-7-12.
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