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•875. III. Rachel Peck; b. Nov. 16, 1805; m. Benjamin W. Husted.
♦876. IV. Rhuna; b. June 28, 1811; d. Feb. 11, 1844; m. John Conrad.
877. V. Angelina; b. May 15, 1815; d. July 6, 1822.
•878. VI. Mary; b. Aug. 12, 1819; m. Joseph Conrad.

378. VI. 163. ANNA" LYON (WEBB) (ADEE) [Caleb^ Caleb*.
Thomas', John-, Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., Nov. 14, 1779; was
living in 1847, in Moravia, N. Y. She married first, April 11, 1799
Stephen, son of Stephen and Elizabeth (Hoyt) Webb, born June 28,
1772; died April 22, 1820. They settled in Scipio, Cayuga Co., N. Y„
and were both Charter members of the First Church organized in that
place. She married second March 20, 1823, John Adee, who died in
Moravia. N. Y., March 30, 1827.

Children of Stephen and Anna (Lyon) Webb:

879. I. Mary; b. May 21, 1800; d. Jan. 6, 1825; m. June 2, 1817; Oliver
Reynolda Jr., who was born Feb. 27, 1795; res. Sclplo, N. Y. ; Children: 1. Richard
Lansing, b. Aug. 26, 1819; 2. Rachel Lyon, b. Sept. 24, 1821; 3. Stephen Webb,
b. May 26, 1824; d. Aug. 26, 1852 [Oliver Reynolds m. 2nd Lucy Anable].

880. IL Rachel; b. July 9, 1802; d. July 4, 1804.

881. III. Zachariah L«w1b; b. May 22, 1805; m. July 22, 1835 Polly Hoff-
man of Auburn (b. Nov. 1816); res. Moravia, N. T.; Children: 1. Ann Maria, b.
June 9, 1840; 2. Catharine Mary, b. May 1844; 3. Lewis HofTman, b. March 1846;
4. AbigaU WUliams, b. 1848; 5. Julia Day, b. 1851.

882. IV. Ann Mead; b. June 10, 1807.

883. V. Seth Romine; b. Oct. 8, 1810.

884. VI. David; b. June 2. 1812.

885. VII. Lydia; b. Sept. 15, 1817; m. Aug. 2. 1835, James C. Sayers, a
carpenter; res. Moravia, N. Y. ; Children: 1. Mary Sophia Holmes, b. Oct. 29, 1837;
d. April 2, 1854; 2. William Holmes, b. Dec. 20, 1839; 3. Charlotte Angeline, b.
Nov. 24, 1843; 4. Sarah Bochford, b. Jan. 25, 1846; 5. James Cooper, b. Feb. 8. 1850.

Daughter of John and Anna (Lyon) (Webb) Adee:

886. I. Deborah Ann; b. Dec. 13, 1824; d. March 28. 1903.

379. VI. 163. MARTIN" LYON [Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas', John^
Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., Sept. 28, 1782. He removed to
Cayuga Co., N. Y., and settled in Genoa. He married first, Jan. 23,
1805, Sarah Chadwick, born 1788; died at Genoa, July 23, 1827. He
married second Rachel Haight of Geneva, Ontario Co., N. Y., formerly
of Connecticut. She was born in 1793 and died July 13, 1840. He



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married third, Jan. 16, 1849, Harriet Northway of Ithaca, N. Y., born
Jan. 16, 1801.

Son of Martin and Sarah (Chadwlck) Lyon:
•887. I. Samuel Chadwlck; b. May 31, 181»; d. Sept. 13, 1870; m. Emily
Adama.

Daughter of Martin and Rachel (Halght) Lyon:
•888. II. Caroline Hall; b. Aug. 18, 1832; d. Schenectady, N. T.. Aug. 4,
1890; m. Charles Porter Mosler.

380. VI. 163. BENJAMIN* LYON [Caleb', Caleb*, Thomas*, John*.
Thomas^], born Greenwich, Conn., Jan. 10, 1784; died Bronson, Ohio,
April 18, 1837. He removed in 1807 from Greenwich to Genoa, Cayuga
Co., N. Y., where he lived twenty-eight years. In 1835 he sold his
property in Genoa and removed to Bronson, Huron Co., Ohio. He mar-
ried, Sept 17, 1807, Deborah Lawrence, born Stamford Conn., Jan. 14,
1786, daughter of Timothy and Ruth (Hoyt) Lawrence. §

Children of Benjamin and Deborah (Lawrence) Lyon:
•889. I. Anson Mend; b. March 9. 1810; m. Betsey Reebler; res. Genoa. N. T.
•890. II. Timothy; b. Aug. 13, 1812; m. Mrs. Catherine Beebe; res.
Syracuse, N. Y.

891. III. Ruth Maria; b. June 15, 1822; d. May 20. 1849; m. 1841, Barna
Johnson; res. Peru, Huron Co., O, ; ch.: RoUa Ambrose, b. July 1842.

892. IV. (no record).

381. VI. 163. ABIA« LYON (WEBB) Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas*,
John^, Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., July 31, 1787; baptized Sept.
10, 1788; was living in 1847 in Ithaca, N. Y. (Dr. T.). She married,
Jan. 1, 1807, Hoyt Webb, born Dec. 12, 1783; died in Ithaca, July 27,
1838; son of Stephen and Elizabeth (Hoyt) Webb.

Children of Hoyt and Abia (Lyon) Webb:

893. I. Thomas L,. [Lyon]; b. Nov. 19, 1807; d, Nov. 10, 1833.

894. IL Charlotte: b, Dec. 19, 1808.

895. III. Ransom; b. Aug. 24, 1810; was a tanner and currier; m. Emeltno
Helen Brown; res. Lexington, Ohio.

896 IV. Marvin H. [Hoyt?]; b. May ; d. Nov. 21, 1824.

897 V. Rachel; b. Feb. 19, 1818; d. Jan. 21, 1837.

898. VI. Abia; b. May 30, 1820.

899. VII. Calvin; b. July 13, 1826; m. July 15. 1851, Prudy Ann Robinson
(b. April 2, 1831); a son, Willis Hoyt, b. Nov. 8, 1853.



STlmothy Lawrence married Nov. 1764 Ruth, dau. of Nehemiah and Ruth
(Peck) Hoyt. Children: 1. Timothy, b. Dec. 16 1766; 2. Ruth. b. Oct. 6, 1768:
3. Samuel, b, Feb. 27, 1771; 4. Sarah, b. Nov. 18, 1772; m. Oct. 11, 1795. David
Street; 5. Philander, b. Feb. 26, 1775; 6. Mary, b. April 17, 1777; 7. Betsey, b. Sept.
5, 1781; 8. Deborah, b. Jan. 14, 1787 (?); m. Benjamin Lyon above.



122 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

382. VI. 163. MOSES' LYON [Caleb', Ca^eb^ Thomas', John',
Thomas^], born Greenwich, Conn., April 2, 1790. He came with his
parents to Genoa Tp., Cayuga Co., N. Y., in 1799, and made his per-
manent home there, becoming a prosperous farmer. Moses, his broth-
er Caleb and his father Caleb were all deacons in Congregational or
Presbyterian Churches. He married first Hester Peet, born Jan. 1793;
died April 8, 1824. He married second at Groton, N. Y., Oct. 3, 1826,
Laura Riggs, born at Ballston Spa, Saratoga Co. N. Y., daughter of

Miles and Suse ( ) Riggs. She died Nov. 6, 1844. He married

third, Feb. 28, 1846, Mrs. Clarissa (Bradley) Eaton, daughter of Major
Bradley. Moses Lyon was her third husband.

Children of Moses and Laura (Riggrs) Lyon:
•900. I. Marcae; b. Sept. 23. 1827; d. Sept. 18, 1899; m. Susan M. Schuyler.

901. 11. Newton; b. Jan. 11, 1829; d. April 14, 1832.

•902. III. Brainerd; b. Aug. 1, 1830; res. Kings Ferry, Cayuga Co., N. Y.

903. IV. NeweU; b. Feb. 18, 1832; d. Portland, Me., Aug. 2, 1903; m. 1878
or 1879, Mrs. Mary Close; she d. Jan. 31, 1904.

*904. V. WlUlam Richards; b. May 6, 1834; res. (1906) St. Joseph, Mich.

906. VI. Laura Elizabeth; b. Sept 27, 1836; d. Watervliet, Mich., June 6,
1892; m. July 3, 1856. Rev. William B. Dada; a son, Arthur H. Dada; b. Nov. 20,
1861, d. March 27, 1887, leaving a widow and one child, Percy A. Dada, b. Aug.
21. 1886.

906. VII. Lewis Bldwin; b. June 30, 1838; m.. Auburn, N. T., about June 7,
1864 Jane Hunt; res. (1906) 38 Logan St., Auburn, N. T.

Son of Moses and Clarissa (Bradley) (Eaton) Lyon:

907. VIII. John Jay; b. Aug. 14. 1849; d. Oct. 21, 1889.

385. VL 164. JOSEPH" LYON [DanieP, Caleb*, Thomas^ John',
Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., Feb. 2, 1773; died Genoa, N. Y.,
1856. He was a blacksmith. He married Esther, daughter of David
and Amy (Rundle) Peck of Greenwich, a niece of Solomon, Eliphalet
and Gideon Peck, (see No. 372.). She was born in Greenwich Nov. 26,
1781, and died in Genoa, Jan. 7, 1832. They removed to Genoa, joining
the Lyon colony in that place.

(Children of Joseph and Esther (Peck) Lyon (Dr. T.):

•908. I. Mary; b. March 4, 1802; m. Jacob Smith; res., Lansing, N. Y., later
at Groton.

•909. II. Fanny; d. Bronson, O., April 7, 1847; m. William Smith.

•910. III. Amy; m. 1st Thore Smith, bro. of Jacob; m. 2nd Edward, son of
Levi Palmer; res. near Five Corners.

•91L IV. Charlotte Bebecca; m. Rev. George W. Nichols.

912. V. Joseph.

•18. VT. Ann.

386. VI. 164. CHARLES' LYON [Daniel", Caleb*, Thomas*,



SIXTH GENERATION 123

John^ Thomas*], born Greenwich, Conn., March 17, 1776; died Pitch-
ville, Ohio, Jan. 9, 1845. He married at Stanwich, Conn., Feb. 7, 1800,
Deborah, daughter of Samuel Palmer, of Greenwich.

Children of Charles and Deborah (Palmer) Lyon (Dr. T.):

914. I. Bet§ey; d. May 1847; m. 1835, John Fllkins.

916. II. SaUy.

916. III. L«vi.

917. IV. Deborah; m.. July 1, 1828, Bradford Lyon Mead (No. 423).

918. V. Belinda.

919. VI. Daniel.

920. VII. Amy AbigaU.

921. VIII. Charles.

387. VI. 164. FANNY* LYON (MEAD) [DanieP, Caleb*, Thomas*,
John', Thomas*], born Greenwich; baptized Sept. 16, 1784. She mar-
ried Morris Mead, born March 3, 1782; d. Sept. 1823; son of Stephen
and Patience (Farr) Mead. He was a widower; his first wife was
Fannie Darby.f

Daughter of Morris and Fanny (Lyon) Mead:
I. Mary E.; b. 1825; d. 1845.

391. VI. 164. DANIEL* LYON [Daniel*, Caleb*, Thomas*, John'.
Thomas*], born Greenwich, Conn., about 1798; died there in 1859.

Will dated Jan. 21, 1857; probated Greenwich ; executors

Isaac Lyon of North St., son Albert J. Lyon. He lived on the farm In
Greenwich inherited from his father. He married Hannah Holly, born
1796; d. April 17, 1837 in Greenwich; daughter of Isaac and Sarah
(Reynolds) Holly, of Greenwich.

Children of Daniel and Hannah (Holly) Lyon:
•922. I. laiza A.; b. April 29, 1822; d. Dec. 24, 1866; m. Allen Howe.

923. II. Lucius [Lucus] Holly; b. June 5, 1823.
•924. III. Daniel W.; b. Sept. 18, 1824; d. about 1893; m. Frances L. Sayre.

926. IV. Hannah Maria; b. Ai)rll 18, 1827; res. Greenwich, 1893.

•926. V. Albert Judson; b. Jan. 7, 1828; d. Dec. 13, 1894; m. Mary Jane
McKenzle.

927. VI. Sarah Frances; b. Sept. 7, 1830; d. before 1893; m. ^Breeae;

a son, Charles M. res. (1895) Greenwich, Conn.

•928. VII. Joseph Theodore; b. Aug. 7, 1832; res. (1908) Oreenwleh.

929. VIII. Mary Elizabeth; b. Dec. 22, 1833.



tChildren of Morris and Fanny (Darby) Mead: 1. George Clark, b. Aug. S,

1807; m. Jan. 22, 1829 Lois ; 2. Morris; 3. Alfred, res. Jerry, Licking Co.,

O. ; 4. Phebe Clark; res. Oakland, Calif.; 5. Fanny, b. July 12, 1816; d. Aug. 2B,
1831; 6. AdolphuB.



124 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

•980. IX. George Derby; b. April 7, 1835; d. Dec. 1895; m. EUla ^.

931. X. GmUj Augusta; b. April 17, 1837; d. Feb. 10. 1838.

402. VI. 166. ANNA« LYON (MEAD) [Amos', CalebS Thomas*,
John,^ Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn, baptized April 16, 1794,
Cong'l Chh. She married Mathias Mead. They settled in Ohio.

Children of Mathias and Anna (Lyon) Mead:

932. I. Anne Lyon.

933. II. William.

934. III. Marli.

936. IV. Amy; m. Thomas Clark.

936. V. Eunice; d. Dec. 30, 188«; m. WUson Green.

937. VI. Luther.

938. VII. Orrin.

404. VI. 166. AMASA" LYON [Amos'", Caleb*, Thomas', John*,
Thomas'], born Greenwich; bapt. April 16, 1794, Cong'l Chh. He mar-
ried Sophia Crocker. They settled in Genoa, Cayuga Co., N. Y. Their
children all died young. At her husband's death Sophia married Joseph
Southard. They removed to Illinois and had a family. The eldest
daughter married a Governor of the State.

405. VI. 166. EUNICE^ LYON (CHADWICK) [Amos', Caleb*,
Thomas*, John% Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., baptized April 16,
1794, Cong'l Chh. She married John Chadwick, brother to Sarah, wife
of Martin Lyon (No. 379). They settled in Genoa, Cayuga Co., N.
Y., where they remained many years, but at last the whole family
removed to Ohio. All were fine singers.

Children of John and Eunice (Lyon) Chadwick:

939. I. Harriet; m. In Genoa, N. T., Timothy Tallman. a shoemalcer.

940. II. ArcheluB [Archelaus] ; m. 1st. In Genoa, Fidelia Davis; m. 2nd.
in Genoa, Emily Darrah; rem. to Ohio.

941. III. Adelia ; m. in Genoa, Judson West.

942. IV. Xtiursa; m. In Genoa, Simeon Gale; res., first In Chautauqua Co.,
N. Y., thence to Ohio.

943. V. Ann; m. in Ohio, Rundle Palmer.

406. VI. 166. AMOS" LYON [Amos', Caleb*, Thomas*, John',
Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., baptized April 16, 1794, Cong'l Chh.
He married about June 20, 1813, Sally [Sarah] Palmer, born in Green-
wich, Jan. 14, 1788; daughter of Levi and Sarah (Rundle) Palmer.t



tLevi Palmer, born Greenwich. Conn.. Sept. 9. 176.3, married Jan. 4. 1787,
Sarah Rundle, born Greenwich. Jan 2, 1766; daughter of William and Amy

( ) Rundle; children: 1. Sally, b. Jan. 14. 1788; m. Amos Lyon above; 2.

Levi, b. Oct. 18, 1789; 3. Eliab, b. Aug. 27, 1793; 4. Abigail, b. Aug. 21, 1796; 6.
Edward, b. Oct. 8, 1799; 6. £lbert. b. Sept. 9, 1805.



SIXTH GENERATION 125

They settled in Genoa, Cayuga Co., N. Y.; afterward remoyed to
Huron Co., Ohio.

Children of Amos and Sally (Palmer) Lyon {Dr. T.):
944. I. LucuB.
•46. II. Samuel.

946. III. Edwin.

947. IV. David.

410. VI. 167. ISRAEL* LYON [Noah', Caleb*, Thomas*, John',
Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., Dec. 16, 1781; died Genoa, N. Y.,
June 3, 1826. He lived on his father's homestead in Genoa, N. Y. Mar-
ried Nov. 29, 1804, Polly Hubbard, born July 16, 1782.

Children of Israel and Polly (Hubbard) Lyon (Dr. T.):

948. I. Sophia Crocker; b. Aug. 11, 1806; m. Nathan R. Lyon (No. 874).

949. II. Hannah; b. Jan. 3, 1808.

950. III. Orson; b. Feb. 19. 1810.

961. IV. Anna; b. June 14, 1812, m. Samuel Palmer; res. FitchviUe, O. ;
2 ch. d. In Infancy.

•98S. V. Noah; b. April 30, 1820; m. Catherine StlUwell.
•963. VI. Zachariah; b. Nov. 30, 1823; m. Esther Brown.

411. VI. 167. THADDEUS* LYON [Noah=, Caleb*, Thomas*,
John^ Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., March 29, 1785; died Genoa,
N. Y., 1851. He married Nov. 10, 1806, Amy Marshall. He settled
one mile west of his father's place in Genoa.

Children of Thaddeus and Amy (Marshall) Lyon (Dr. T.):
964. I. I^vina; b. Oct. 18, 1808.

•966. II. Sylvester; b. Dec. 4, 1810; m. Howell.

966. III. Amaziah; b Dec. 7, 1815.

416. VI. 168. ISAAC* LYON [Job', Caleb*, Thomas*, John*,
Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., May 12, 1795; died July 3 [or 30],
1873; buried on the farm, North St., Greenwich. Will dated April 19,
1872; probated Greenwich, Aug. 4, 1873; executor Solomon Mead. He
married first, Dec. 9, 1828 (Greenwich T. R.) Amelia Mead, born Green-
wich, Sept. 4, 1799; d. Feb. 28, 1833; buried on the farm; daughter of

Zophar and Huldah ( ) Mead. He married second, Nov. 17,

1840, Eliza W., daughter of Job and Elsie ( ) Mead, born Feb.

9, 1806; d. Feb. 15, 1847; buried on the farm.

Children of Isaac and Amelia (Mead) Lyon:

957. I. Mary Elizabeth; b. Nov. 19, 1829; d. Jan. 7, 1832.

958. II. Infant; b. 1S32: d. Feb. 7. 1S33.



126 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

Children of Isaac and SUza W. (Mead) Lyon:
•959. III. £dwln; b. Feb. 21, 1842; d. July 12, 1892; m. Mary A. Seaman.
•»«0. IV. Sylvester Mead; b. May 24, 1843; m. Sarah Collins.

961. V. Oliver M.; b. Feb. 5, 1845; d. May 15, 1846.

417. VI. 168. ABIGAIL' ELIZABETH LYON (HOLLY) [Job»,
Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas'], born Greenwich, Conn., July 26 (or
29), 1797; died July 4, 1851; buried at Greenwich, She married Sept. 20,
1826, Isaac, son of Isaac and Sarah (Reynolds) Holly§; born Green-
wich, March 9, 1798; d. 1879. He married second, Mary M. .

Children of Isaac and Abigail E. (Lyon) Holly (Dr. T. ):

962. I. Elizabeth Mead; b. Aug. 5, 1827; d. 1903, unm.

963. II. William Piatt; b. Oct. 8, 1829; d. 1887; unm.

964. III. Amelia Lyon; b. April 3, 1836.

423. VI. 184. HANNAH* LYON (STEVENSON) [James', John*.
John', John', Thomas'], born BTyam, June 4, 1771, died New York City
(49 Division St.) Aug. 1, 1858, ae. 87 y. 1 m. 28 d.; buried at East-
chester, N. Y. Will dated Nov. 21, 1856; probated New York, Nov. 8,
1858; executors Ephraim Brown, Joshua Heath. She married Fred-
erick P. Stevenson, born 1752; died July 17, 1870, ae. 68; buried at
Eastchester. He was Lieut. Colonel in the Revolution with an inde-
pendent command; was at the battle of White Plains. Will dated
Sept. 9, 1819, probated Nov. 24, 1820; executor, Thomas Lyon (No. 426).

966. I. Abigail; m. John H Slckels of Port Chester.

966. II. Shore Edward; b. Jan. 1, 1801; d. Nov. 25, 1845; m. Ophelia
-); children: 1. Frederick W.; 2. Georg:e F.; 3. John; 4. Emeline; res.



Bridgeport, Conn.

967. III. Caroline; b. 1803; d. March 2, 1884; unm.
96S. IV. Maria; b. May 10. 1805; d. Dec. 18. 1837; unm.

969. V. Emeline; b. Oct. 20, 1806; d. Jan. 7, 1901; unm.

970. VI. Jane; b. Nov. 10, 1809; d. Sept. 21, 1865; unm.

970.a VII. John Watson; b. Feb. 21, 1811; d. Aug. 10, 1833; unm.
970.b. VIIL Gloriana; b. 1818; d. March 20, 1880; m. Joshua H. Heath (one
record has "James Heath").

426. VI. 184. THOMAS* LYON [James', John*, John', John^
Thomas'], born 1778; died New York City (171 Cherry St.) July
4. 1845, ae. 67 y. Adm. of estate at New York Oct. 2, 1845, to daughter
Abigail S. and brother Stephen Lyon. He was a lumber merchant In
New York (194 Cherry St.) He married Margaret .



jlsaac Holly, born Dec. 24, 1764; died March 8, 1851; son of Stephen and
Lois (Mead) Holly. Sarah Reynolds born Nov. 3, 1767; d. June 2, 1853; they were
married April 14, 1790, at Stanwich Cong. Chh.



SIXTH GENERATION 127

Children of Thomas and Margaret ( ) Lyon (all mentioned in will

of their Uncle Stephen Lyon, Jan. 11, 1854):

971. I. AbigaU S.; d. Aug. 15, 1854.

•72. 11. Jabez H.; living 1888; m. Emily J. before 1858.

•73. III. James D., living 1888; m. Mary A before 1863.

974. rv. Mary Jane; living 1888; unm.

•976. V. Rachel V.; d. Dec. 17, 1867; m. Daniel Sturges, of Brooklyn.

976. VI. Margaret A.; living in 1888; unm.

977. VII. Hannah BlUabeth; b. 1831; d. Aug. 15. 1888; unm.

429. VI. 184. MARTHA" LYON (CLARK) [James», John*, John*,
John^ Thomas'], bom Oct. 7, 1799; died Sept. 26, 1830. She married
Thomas Clark, of Rye, b. Dec. 10, 1791; d. June 30, 1867.

Children of Thomas and Martha (Lyon) Clark:

978. I. Mary I^yon; b. June 26, 1820; d. Oct. 16, 1844; m. William Horton.

979. II. Thomas H.; b. Oct. 29, 1824; m. Josephine Hall.

980. III. Henry; b. June 16, 1826.

981. rv. Caroline; b. Nov. 1, 1827; d. Sept. 11, 1841.

982. V. Martha; m. before 1854, Charles Stevens.

430. VI. 195. JAMES' LYON [Rog^er», Roger*, John*. John»,
Thomas'], born Oct. 19, 1761; died Bedford, N. Y., April 2, 1850, ae.
88 y. 5 m. 14 d.; buried in Buxton Cemetery, Bedford, Will dated
Dec. 20, 1848; probated White Plains April 22, 1850. He was a private
in Second Regiment, Westchester Co. Militia, Col. Thaddeus Crane;
received land and bounty, and in later years drew a pension. He mar-
ried May 31, 1785, Martha, daughter of John and Deborah (Newman)
Banks of North Castle, Middle Patent. She was born July 3, 1764; d.
July 21, 1849, buried Buxton Cemetery, Bedford.

Children of James and Martha (Banks) Lyon:

983. I. Banks; b. May 15, 1786; d. Jan. 21, 1788.

•984. II. Phebe; b. July 7, 1788; d. Feb. 14, 1867; m. Danled H&ight.

•986. III. Deborah; b. July 27, 1791; d. June 24, 1877; m. Albertaon Mose-
man.

•986. IV. Israel; b. Aug. 24, 1793; d. Sept. 22, 1868; m. Eunice B. Ray-
mond.

•987. V. Newman Clark; b. Dec. 18, 1797; d. Nov. 20, 1890; m. Alethea Mer-
rltt.

•988. VI. James; b. April 7, 1800; d. March 26, 1869; m. Ist, Maria Quereau;
m. 2nd, Charity Gedney; m. 3rd, Maria A. Chase.

•989. VII. Mary; b. April 5, 1804; d. Oct. 27, 1878; m. 1st, Ellas Q. Horton;
m. 2nd, Philander Crane.

•990. VIII. Knapp; b. Sept. 5, 1806; d. April 19, 1870; m. Sarah H. Tyler.

431. VI. 185. JONATHAN" LYON [Roger', Roger*, John*, John',
Thomas'], born Nov. 1, 1767; died in Bedford, N. Y., April 5, 1809;



128 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

buried in Buxton Cemetery, Bedford. Adm. of estate April 28, 1809 to
brother James Lyon, Jr. He married Oct. 28, 1792, Ruth Newman,
born Jan. 18, 1772, died Jan. 17, 1827; buried Buxton Cemetery. Adm.
of estate Feb. 1, 1827; to friend Joseph Barrett.

Children of Jonathan and Ruth (Newman) Lyon:
Ml. I. Catherine; b. Feb. 8, 1794; d. Aug. 19, 1795.
•»»2. II. MUes; b. Dec. 25, 1795; d. April 7, 1838; m. Mary Williams.

993. III. Sarah; b. Jan. 2, 1798; d. June 9, 1841.

994. IV. Catherine; b. Nov. 28, 1799; d. Dec. 22, 1822.

996. V. L,ydia; b. April 11, 1S02; d. Oct. 1879; m. Abraham Hubbard.

996. VI. Fhebe N.; b. Dec. 4, 1804; d. Nov. 19, 1837,

997. VII. Fitch; b. Jan. 17, 1807; d. Sept. 25, 1838; unm.

998. VIII. Jonathan; b. June 17, 1809; d. July 1, 1849; unm.

432. VI. 185. ELIZABETH" LYON (HIGGINS) [Roger^ Roger*,
John', John=, Thomas^], born Nov. 26, 1775; died in Bedford, N. Y.,
Nov. 8, 1843; ae. 67 y. 11 m. 13 d.; buried in Buxton Cemetery, Bed-
ford. She married about 1794, David, son of Moses and Elizabeth
(Holmes) Higgins.t He was born Dec. 16, 1770; died June 21, 1857;
ae. 86 y. 6 m. 5 d.; buried in Buxton Cemetery.

Children of David and Blieabeth (Lyon) Higgins:

999. I. Ama«a; b. 1796; d. April 15, 1874; m. Catherine Blish.

1000. II. David; b. April 3, 1798; d. Jan. 11, 1834; unm.

1001. III. Harvey; b. April 25, 1800; d. Nov. 15, 1873; m. 1st, Elizabeth
Blish (d. Feb. 15, 1849; ae. 50 y. •m. 15 d.); m. 2nd, Lucretia .

1902. IV. Charles; b. July 2, 1802; d. July 17, 1851; m. Ellen Reed.

1003. V. Ezra; b. 1806; d. 1828; m. Rebecca Noah.

1004. VI. Joel; b. March 29, 1807; d. Dec. 29, 1844; m. Jemima Ketchum.

1005. VII. Eliza; b. 1808; d. 1840; m. Garrison Moseman.

1006. VIII. Sandy; b. Aug. 15, 1810; d. March 20, 1901; m. 1st, Lodeska
McDonald (d. April 19, 1873; ae. 67 y.); m. 2nd, Isabella Swaney (d. Nov. 1,
1895, ae. 71 y.)

1007. IX. Samuel; b. July 3, 1813; d. April 4, 1891; m. Dec. 31, 1840,
Jane Eliza Rickert.

1008. X. Hosea; b. Feb. 11, 1816; d. Sept. 14, 1849.

438. VI. 186. JOHN" LYON [Justus^ Roger*, John', John^
Thomas*], born Sept. 20, 1779; died at Bedford, N. Y., Jan. 31, 1861, ae.
81 y. 4 m. 11 d.; buried near Whitman farm, Bedford. He married
Catherine, daughter of Elias Quereau. She was born Aug. 16, 1794;
died March 7, 1849; ae. 54 y. 6 m. 21 d.; buried near Whitman farm,
Bedford.



tDavid Higgins, Sr., was in the war of 1812, stationed at Fort Greene, Brook-
lyn. His father, Moses Higgins, was in the war of the Revolution.



SIXTH GENERATION 129

Children of John and Catherine (Quereau) Lyon:
1009. I. Bllxa; b. Dec. 29, 1821; d. Oct. 19, 1842; unm.
•1010. n. Ellas Quereaa; b. April 8, 1823; m. Mary Ann Wood.
1011. III. Jane Horton; b. June 24, 1827; d. Dec. 8, 1847; unm.

1018. IV. Anna M.; b. Sept. 5, 1831; d. Feb. 7, 1853; unm.

1013. V. Susan MatUda; b. 1839, d. Chicago, Oct. 4, 1865; unm.

1014. VI. John Ferris; res. (1868) Bedford.

1015. VII. Sarah E.

1016. VIII. Mary C; m. Buckley; res. KnoxvlUe, 111.

1017. IX. Aaron C; res. Lodl, Wis.

439. VI. 186. WILLIAM' LYON [Justus^, Roger*, JohnS Jolln^
Thomas^], born Aug. 3, 1783; died Bedford, N. Y., April 14, 1840, ae.
56 y. 8 m. 11 d.; buried Union Cemetery, Bedford. Will dated March
11, 1840; probated White Plains April 13, 1842; executors, son, Stephen
Lyon and Jabez Robertson. He lived on his father's homestead, a
mile north of the village of Bedford, the property afterwards sold to
Mr. Orr of New York City. He married Rachel Robertson, daughter
of Jabezt and Rachel Robertson. She was born Sept. 8, 1785; died
Mar. 26, 1872; ae. 86, 6 m. 18 d.; buried Union Cemetery, Bedford.

Children of William and Rachel (Robertson) Lyon, record of births from
family Bible in possession of Mrs. Emily R. Lyon (No. 1026) :

•1018. I. Stephen; b. Oct. 29. 1810; d. April 24, 1898; m. 1st, Amanda Mil-
ler; m. 2nd, Amy A. Wlieeler.

1019. IL WilUam H.; b. Dec. 29, 1812.

1020. III. Harvey; b. Nov. 26, 1815.

1021. rv. Betsey; b. Dec. 25, 1818; d. young.

1022. V. Henry; b. Sept. 12, 1821; d. Aug. 9, 1847.

1023. VI. Betsey; b. March 14, 1824.

1024. VII. Catherine; b. April 10, 1826; m. Oct. 18, 1860, David B. Halght
(b. May 26, 1819; d. South Salem, Nov. 10, 1885; son of Phlneas and Mary
Haight).

•1026. VIIL Ferris; b. April 26, 1828; d. Nov. 23, 1878; m. Sarah L. WllUam-
flon.

1026. IX. Emily Bobertson; b. March 27, 1831; m. June 10, 1860, John
Addison Lyon (No. 1034.)

442. VI, 188. JOHN« LYON [SamueP, Roger*, John*, John',
Thomas^], born April 11, 1770; died April 3, 1820. Adm. of estate
Sept. 20, 1820 to widow Sarah and sons Alfred and Thomas S. Lyon.
In his father's will he received land at Bedford. He married Aug.
1, 1790 (Presbyterian Chh., Bedford) Sarah, daughter of Samuel Smith,
whose sister Loretta married Joseph Brundage. She was bom May



t Jabez Robertson died Feb. 10, 1832; ae. 88 y. ; his wife, Rachel, died Feb. 13,
1832, ae. 80 y.
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130 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

10, 1770, and died June 28, 1854. Will dated April 26, 1854; probated
Oct. 9, 1854; executors, son, Samuel Lyon, friend, Stephen Lyon. They
had eight children and forty-eight grand children.

Children of John and Sarah (Smith) Lyon:

*1027. I. Walter Smith; b. Feb. 12, 1791; d. Oct. 13, 1867; m. Betsey San-
ford.

•1028. II. Alfred; b. June 8, 1793; d. 1880; m. 1st, Lavinia White; m. 2nd,
Harriet Valentine.

*1029. III. Mary [Polly]; b. July 29, 1795; d. Dec. 8, 1858; m. Solomon
Clason.

1030. IV. Thomas Smith; b. April 21, 1798; d. young.

1031. V. Lioretta; b. March 20, 1801; m. Hiram L. Sturtevant.

*1032. VI. Isaac Diclsinson; b. June 14, 1803; d. Feb. 7, 1870; m. Ruth
White.

1033. VII. Samuel; b. June 14, 1812; was living 1854 in Bedford.



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