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Lancaster, T. Sewall

T. Sewall Lancaster was a resident of Gloucester, Massachusetts. He was named in Lane's will as an executor of his estate.

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1867 Cape Ann Advertiser 10.25.1867
Procter Brothers

Letter to the editor: "Fitz H. Lane's will and gift of the Old Fort painting in the Town Hall, sketched in 1859, from T. Sewell Lancaster and Joseph L. Stevens, executors."

Reply from Selectmen: "Mr. Lane was much esteemed by his townsmen not only for his skill as an artist, but also for his character, as a gentleman of Honor and Integrity."

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Will of Fitz H. Lane
FItz. H. Lane
October 3, 1865
Essex County Probate Records, Volume 424, Leaves 34 & 35

The will disposed of Lane's property (including watch and diamond breast pin), his monetary assets, and gave to the city of Gloucester a painting of the Old Fort. Joseph Stevens, Jr. and T. Sewall Lancaster were named executors. It was signed by Lane on March 10, 1865.

Citation: "Historical Materials." Fitz Henry Lane Online. Cape Ann Museum. (accessed June 13, 2024).
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