Hannah M. Lane

Associate Professor, History

Hannah M. Lane

Contact Information

E-mail
hlane@mta.ca
Phone
(506) 364-2318
Office
Hart 206
Office hours
Current hours posted on door
Other websites

Hannah Lane received her MA and PhD from the University of New Brunswick - Fredericton, where she remains an Honorary Research Associate with the History Department and School of Graduate Studies.

Publications

Refereed Articles

  • “Evangelical Churches and Freemasonry in Mid-nineteenth Century Calais, Maine and St. Stephen, New Brunswick”, Journal for Research into Freemasonry and Fraternalism, 2 (2011), 60-78
  • “Revivalism, Historians, and Lived Religion in the Eastern Canada -United States borderlands”, in Kate Cooper and Jeremy Gregory, eds. Revival and Resurgence in Christian History, Studies in Church History, 44 (Woodbridge, UK: Boydell and Brewer, 2008), 251-61
  • “Evangelicals, Church Finance, and Wealth-Holding in Mid-Nineteenth Century St. Stephen, New Brunswick, and Calais, Maine”, in Michael Gauvreau and Ollivier Hubert eds. The Churches and Social Order in Nineteenth-and Twentieth Century Canada (Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2006), 109-50
  • “Tribalism, Proselytism, and Pluralism: Protestants, Family, and Denominational Identity in Mid-Nineteenth Century St. Stephen, New Brunswick”, in Nancy Christie  ed. Households of Faith : Family, Gender, and Community in Canada 1760-1969 (Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press, 2002), 103-37
  • “‘Wife, Mother, Sister, Friend’: Methodist Women in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, 1861-1881”, in Janet Guildford & Suzanne Morton, eds. Separate Spheres:    Women's Worlds in the 19th Century Maritimes (Fredericton, N.B.: Acadiensis Press, 1994), 93-117

 Commissioned articles 

  • “Diversity Within a Common Religious Culture”, Our Diverse Cities, (Ottawa : Metropolis Project with the Association for Canadian Studies and Federation of    Canadian Municipalities, No. 3 Summer 2007), 161-64
  • “‘The Pence of the Poor and the Pounds of the Rich’: Methodist Church Finance and Wealth-holding in Mid-Nineteenth Century St. Stephen, New Brunswick”, Papers: 1997 and 1998 (Toronto: Canadian Methodist Historical Society, 1999), 90-116
  • “Alexander McKnight”, Dictionary of Canadian Biography, XII (Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1990), 659-60

Book Reviews 

  • Review of Gordon Heath, War with a silver lining : Canadian protestant churches and the South African War, 1899-1902, Canadian Historical Review 92,2    (2011),363-65
  • Review of John Kent, Wesley and the Wesleyans, Journal of the Canadian Church Historical Society, 2003 45(1), 97-100
  • Review of J. I. Little, Love Strong as Death: Lucy Peel's Canadian Journal, 1833-1836, Historical Studies in Education/Revue d'histoire de l'éducation, 25,1 (Spring 2003), 158-61
  • Review of Dale A. Johnson, The Changing Shape of English Nonconformity, 1825-1925, Canadian Journal of History/Annales canadiennes d'histoire XXXVI,   (August/août 2001), 375-77

Research interests

“From ‘unsightly’ to ‘ornamented’: the transformation of burial grounds in nineteenth century New Brunswick” (article in progress) 

Religion in St. Stephen, New Brunswick, and Calais and Baring, Maine, 1825-1881

Male and Female Students at the Mount Allison Academies, 1843-1862

Charlotte and Westmoreland Counties, New Brunswick, and Washington County, Maine census returns, 1850-1881

Freemasonry in New Brunswick and eastern Maine, 1770-1881

The History of the University of New Brunswick

Teaching

Mount Allison University

History 1601 New Nations in North America
History 2411 Canada to 1871
History/Religious Studies 3481 Religion in Canada
History 3491 Immigration in Canadian History
History 3511 Colonial America in an Atlantic World
History 3801 Birth to Death: Life Course and Family History
History 4420 The Atlantic Provinces

University of New Brunswick

English 1013 Fundamentals of Clear Writing
Fine Arts 3796 History of Music in Canada
History 3765 Music in Medieval and Renaissance Europe
History 3775 Music in the Baroque and Classical Periods
History 3785 Music in Western Europe 1790 - 1914
History 3322 Religion in Canada 1600 -1970
History 3316 Canadian Immigration History
History 3321 Canadian Colonial Society
History 4321 Canadian and American Rural History

St. Thomas University

History 2886 Canadian Women's History

Grants, awards, & honours

"South-eastern New Brunswick censuses, 1851 and 1861", SSHRC Aid to Small Universities "Small Communities" Award - Faculty Grant, 2012

Westmorland County parishes (PANB)

Westmorland County Parishes (Provincial Archives of New  Brunswick)