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2230. III. Philip; b. Nov. 19, 1872, at Atkinson, 111.; m. Oct., 1906, Mar-
jorie Needles, of Belleville, 111. ; res. Los Angeles, Calif.

1431. VII. 728. CATHARINE PULVER' LYON (RANSOM)
[John W.", Thomas', David*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas'], born Aug.



SEVENTH GENERATION 231

7, 1832, in Chatham, Columbia Co., N. Y.; died July 28, 1895, at Bur-
lington, Wis. She married, Dec. 20, 1854, at the home of her parents
in Cleveland, N. Y., Albert F. Ransom, born July 4, 1830, at Sandy
Creek, N. Y.; died July 29, 1905, at Burlington, Wis. He was son of
Francis Porter* Ransom (Robert', Jonathan^ Robert, Jr.^), who came

from England 16 ). Mr. Ransom was an accountant and lived

successively at Rowe, N. Y., Pottersville, N. Y., Glens Falls, N. Y., and
Burlington, Wis., where he was proprietor of the Burlington Blanket
Co.

Children of Albert P. and Catharine P. (Lyon) Ransom:

2231. I. Jessie Julina; b. Oct. 16, 1856, at Rowe, N. T. ; m. Dec. 20, 1876,
at Lake George, N. Y., William Alston; res. Lake George, N. Y.; Mr. Alston is
a house decorator; children: 1. Albert William, b. 1877; 2. Bessie, b. 1881;

m. ; 3. Howard Paul, b. 1884; 4. George, b. 1886; 5. John Ransom,

b. 1892; 6. Frederick, dec; 7. Jessie, dec.

2232. II. Paul D.; b. Feb. 12, 1860, at Pottersville, N. Y. ; m. July 3,
1888, at Atkinson, 111., Elizabeth McVenn (b. Sept. 11, 1863, at Wlnslow, 111.;
dau. of John and Janet (McGregor) McVenn of Winslow) ; res. Atkinson, 111.; a
merchant, in partnership with his uncle, Henry Lyon; children, b. in Atkinson,
111.: 1. Robert Nowers, b. Oct. 12. 1889; 2. Stanley McVenn, b. Sept. 6, 1891;
3. Reuben Holmes, b. Oct. 28, 1894; 4. Eugene Field, b. Feb. 29, 1896; 5.
Janet Katharine, b. Sept. 10, 1898; 6. Barclay McGregor, b. Oct. 13, 1901.

2233. III. Robert Lyon; b. Sept. 28, 1862, at Pottersville, N. Y. ; d. Sept.
30, 1901, at Burlington, Wis.; served five years in the regular army; m. his
cousin Helen Lyon (No. 2238); was vice-president of the Burlington Blanket
Co.; one dau. Roberta, b. April 11, 1893, at Atkinson, 111.

2234. IV. Albert Wesley; b. Feb. 13, 1865, at Glens Falls, N. Y. ; m.
; no ch. ; a house decorator; res. Lake George, N. Y.

2235. V. Katharine Adallne; b. Aug. 18, 1869, at Glens Falls, N. Y.;
m. Aug. 3, 1904, Ernest H. Foltz, s. of C G. Foltz, of Burlington, Wis.; res.
Burlington, Wis.; she is an artist in oil, water colors and china decoration; one
son, Charles Ransom, b. Oct. 21, 1905, at Burlington, Wis.

1432. VII. 728. HENRY LAWSON' LYON [John W.«, Thomas',
David*, Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas^], born Dec. 17, 1834, in Chatham
Twp., Columbia Co., N, Y.; m. Dec. 27, 1860, at Atkinson, 111., Elizabeth
Nowers, born Sept. 10, 1840 at Yonkers, N. Y., daughter of Thomas
and Decima (Foster) Nowers.$ He was a merchant in Atkinson, 111.

Children of Henry L. and Elizabeth (Nowers) Lyon, born in Atkinson, 111.:

2236. I. Infant Son; b. and d. Oct. 13, 1861.

2237. II. Louisa Grace; b. Nov. 24, 1862; m. Dec. 27, 1881, Will H. Smith,
of Dixon, 111.; res. 523 N. Ottawa Ave., Dixon, 111.; child, Dale Pillsbury, b.
Nov. 15, 1882.

2238. III. Helen Lurena; b. March 4, 1870; m. Dec. 24, 1891, her cousin.



JThomas Nowers, born Aug. 24, 1805, at Lenham, Eng. ; died 1887, at Atkin-
son, 111. Decima Foster, b. Oct. 26, 1807, at Egerton, Eng.; d. about 1878. They
lived some years at Cleveland, N. Y., canae to Illinois about 1850, and settled
finally at Atkinson, 111.



232 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

Robert Lyon Ransom (No. 2233), who became a partner In her father's busi-
ness; res. Atkinson, III.

1433. VII. 728. ELEANOR BENJAMINA' LYON (DALTON)
[John W.*, Thomas", David*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas'], born April
18, 1840, at Hastings, N. Y. She was married Aug. 2, 1862, at Kinder-
hook, N. Y., at the home of her parents, to Prof. Elbridge Gerry Dal-
ton, born May 30, 1814 at Northfield, N. H., son of Samuel and Polly
(Merrick) Dalton. He was a graduate of Amherst College; principal
of the Upland Normal at Chester, Pa.; professor in a Medical School
in Philadelphia; filled a chair in the Cincinnati Electric College in con-
nection with his practice as a physician, and was a preacher and
lecturer. He died at the age of 72 in Cincinnati, O. Mrs. Dalton
resides (1906) in Kansas City, Mo.

Children of Elbrldg-e G. and Eleanor B. (Lyon) Dalton:

2339. I. Mary Lyon; b. May 29, 1864, at Philadelphia, Pa.; d. Chicago,
Feb. 9, 1903; m. Dec. 31, 1883, Philip Williams Cadman, who Is assistant man-
ag'er of the Royal Insurance Co., Chicago, 111.; children (b. in Cincinnati): 1.
George Elbridge, b. Oct. 28, 1884; 2. Elma, b. Dec. 22, 1885; d. July 23, 1886;
3. Ethel Marie, b. Aug. 18, 1898; Mr. Cadman res. Wheaton, 111.

2240. II. Elma Frances; b. Feb. 7, 1867, at Philadelphia; m. June 13,
1883, at Cincinnati, O., William Arthur Hunt, Supt. of the Russell Molding and
Picture-frame Factory; res. Cincinnati, O. ; no ch.

2241. III. Henry Lyon; b. Jan. 16, 1870, at Cincinnati, O. ; state agent
for the Royal Insurance Co.; res. Milwaukee, Wis.; m. June 4, 1906, Catharine
Tuttle, of Cincinnati. O.

2242. IV. Bertel Gerry; b. March 11, 1872, at Cincinnati, O. ; d. there
May 5, 1887.

2243. V. Edna Katharine; b. July 2, 1875, at Cincinnati, O.

2244. VL Nellis Norman; b. May 17, 1878, at Cincinnati, O. ; m. Sept. 20,
1904, at Cincinnati, Ruth Perry, granddaughter of Gov. Aaron T. Perry of Ohio;
he is expert chemist of the Peet Soap Factory; res. Kansas City, Mo.; child,
John Perry, b. Aug. 23, 190 5.

1434. VII. 728. GEORGIANA MARIE^ LYON (VAN ALLEN)
(HOAG) [John W.«, Thomas^ David*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas*],
born Aug. 6, 1844 at Hastings, N. Y. She married first, Feb. 11, 1864,
at Pottersville, N. Y., at the home of her sister, Catharine (Lyon) Ran-
som, John D. Van Allen §, born 1820. She married second, Sept. 27,
1876, at Glens Falls (also at the home of the same sister) Curtis F.



§The Van Allen house, home of Georgie Lyon's first husband, is a few miles
south of Kinderhook, and a short distance north of the house of the late Presi-
dent Martin Van Buren. The brick of which the older part of this house was
made was brought, it is said, from Holland. Here in this house, in company
with Martin Van Buren, Washington Irving is said to have got material for
the legend of Sleepy Hollow. John D. Allen did not live in this house, having
other property, but it was willed to his children.



SEVENTH GENERATION 233

Hoag, born Feb. 27, 1845. Mr. Hoag operated an extensive knitting
factory at Kinderhoolc, which was moved about 1901 to Poughkeepsie,
N. Y.

Children of John D. and Georgiana M. (Lyon) Van Allen:

2345. I. Marie; b. May 12, 1866, In the Van Allen house; m. ApHl 30,
1884, at Kinderhook, N. T., William Herrick (b. Feb. 11, 1866, s. of Daniel and

Sarah ( ) Herrick of Kinderhook) ; children, born on the old Van Allen

farm, where the family now reside: 1. Elizabeth, b. May 11, 1885; 2. Mary,
b. Feb. 4. 1887; 3. Helen, b. Dec. 29, 1889; 4. Daniel, b. Nov. 16, 1894; 5.
Georgiana, b. Dec. 29, 1899.

2246. II. John D.; b. July 21, 1869; res. Poughkeepsie, N. Y.

Children of Curtis P. and Georgiana M. (Lyon) (Van Allen) Hoag:

2347. I. Asa; b. Sept. 7, 1877, at Kinderhook, N. T.; m. Oct. 14, 1903,
Frances S. Woolsey of Milton, N. Y.

2248. II. Pauline; b. Sept. 19, 1880, at Kinderhook; res. Poughkeepsie,
N. Y.

1435. VII. 728. JOSEPHINE^ LYON (VANDBNBURG) [John
W.\ Thomas^ David*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas'], born April 8, 1846
at Hastings, N. Y.; died April 28, 1873. She married Peter E. Vanden-

burg, who was born Feb. 13, 1842, son of Henry L. and Helen ( )

Vandenburg. They lived in New York State; later at Lee's Summit,
Mo.

Children of Peter E. and Josephine (Lyon) Vandenburg:

2249. I. Ralph Ludlow; 1). March 8, 1869, In State of New York; m. June
18, 1895, at Jerseyville, 111., Eugenia Carlin; res. 506 Peoria Ave., Peoria, 111.;
children: 1. Mary Josephine; 2. Alma Fausta.

2260. II. Grace Josephine; b. May 21, 1871, at Lee's Summit, Mo.; m. May
2, 1893, at Jerseyville, 111., Eddlngton R. "Welch (b. May 28, 1866; s. of Richard

and Grace ( ) Welch of Woodburn, 111.); res. Bunkerhill, 111.; children:

1. Ralph F., b. April 14, 1894; 2. Donald M., b. Dec. 11, 1895; 3. Clara
Josephine, b. July 30. 1898; 4. Harold Vandenburg, b. Jan. 18, 1900; 5. Mar-
garet Kathleen, b. April 1, 1902; 6. Malcolm, b. Sept. 12, 1905.

2351. IIL Minnie Cecilia; b. April 21, 1873, at Lee's Summit, Mo.; m.
George P. Hasbrouck; res. Syracuse, N. Y. ; no ch.

1436. VII. 728. JULINA^ LYON (SMITH) [John W.«, Thomas',
David*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas*,], born April 28, 1852, at Cleve-
land, N. Y. She married Richard Smith. They reside in Syracuse,
N. Y.

Children of Richard and Jullna (Lyon) Smith:

2353. I. Charles.
2253. II. Lillie.

2354. III. Bessie.

2255. IV. Allle.

2256. V. Nina.

2257. VI. Curtis.



234 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

1440. VII. 729. DOCTOR GEORGE FLETCHERS LYON (Wil-
liam F.«, Thomas^ David*, Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas^), born Aug. 1,
1847, at Lyons, Wis.; grad. Davenport Medical College. He married

Alice Turk daughter of William and Jane ( ) Turk of Terre

Haute, Ind. He practised medicine a few years and then went into
mercantile business and at the latest accounts was a produce merchant
in San Francisco, Calif. Address (1906) 185 John St. Oakland, Calif.

Children of George P. and Alice (Turk) Lyon:

2258. I. Wendell; b. Oct. 1874; d. ae. 11 months.

*2259. II. Nina; b. Terre Haute, Ind., Sept. 10, 1876; m. Bento C. Dalton
of San Francisco, Calif.

1441. VII. 729. MILLARD PILMORE' LYON [William F.«,
Thomas^ David*, Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas^], born Dec. 7, 1848, at
Lyons, Wis. He married, Feb. 3^ 1876, at Adrian, Mich., Ella Jane
Sterrett, born Nov. 20, 1857; daughter of William W. and Elizabeth
(Carter) Sterrett. He is a bookkeeper at Adrian, Mich.

Children of Millard F. and Ella J. (Sterrett) Lyon:

2260. I. Lorena Elizabeth; b. Oct. 29, 1876, at Adrian, Mich.; m. June
28, 1905, at Adrian, Roy G. Auchampaugh (b. July 24, 1875, at Adrian, son of

Levi and Angelina ( ) Auchampaugh); he is a U. S. Post Office Inspector;

res. Adrian, Mich.

2261. II. James William; b. Aug. 12, 1881, in Lewis Co., Tenn.; d. June
10, 1882.

1470. VII. 770. WILLIAM HENRY' LYON [William W.«, Jona-
than', Peter*, Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas'], born Belleville, N. J.,
Sept. 5, 1821; brought up at Oyster Bay, N. Y.; died May 28, 1899.
He married, Sept. 14, 1846, Mary Caroline Jacobs, born Sept. 27, 1824;
died Sept. 7, 1889; daughter of Laban Jacobs of New York.

Children of William H. and Mary C. (Jacobs) Lyon:
*2262. I. William Henry; b. Oct. 8, 1847; d. Nov. 5, 1901; m. Frances H.
Sherwood.

*2263. IJ. Mary Parish; b. Dec. 25, 1848; m. Anthony C. Vail.
*2264. III. Caroline Whiting; b. Sept. 30, 1853; m. Edwin B. Day.
•2265. IV. Adelaide S.; b. June 1, 1859; m. Alfred W. Day.

1483. VII. 778. WILLIAM ROSCOE' LYON [William P.«, James
H.^ Peter*, Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas'], born at Haverstraw, N. Y.,
May 29, 1835; res. Morristown, N. J. He married Jan. 20, 1858, Mary
Eloise Crocker, born July 15, 1836; died April 3, 1900; daughter of
Alvah Crocker of Fitcbburg, Mass.



SEVENTH GENERATION 235

Children of William R. and Mary E. (Crocker) Lyon:

2266. I. Mary Louisa; b. May 16, 1859; d. April 15, 1860.

2267. II. Hattie Crocker; b. Feb. 17, 1861; d. Oct. 22, 1861.

2268. III. £Ioise; b. Oct. 21, 1862; d. Sept. 29, 1870.

2269. IV. Alvah Crocker; b. Nov. 20, 1863; d. Aug. 12, 1864.

2270. V. Bheba Bruff; b. Oct. 7, 1865; d. May 8, 1866.
^271. VI. Richard Bruff; b. March 15, 1869.

1488. VII. 778. PHOEBUS WOOD' LYON [William P.«, James
H.=, Peter*, Jonathan", Thomas^ Thomas^], born Sept. 2, 1844; grad.
West Jersey Academy; formerly of Bridgeton, N. J., now of Mary-
ville College, Tenn. He married, March 5, 1867, Sarah W. Wood, born
Nov. 1, 1842; died March 2, 1900.

Children of Phoebus W. and Sarah W. (Wood) Lyon:

2272. I. Mary Hastings; b. Dec. 29, 1867.

2273. II. Lorenzo Grenville; b. April 20, 1869.

2274. III. WUliam Phoebus; b. Oct. 24, 1871; d. Oct. 11, 1872.

2275. IV. George Wood; b. July 2, 1873.

2276. V. Louise Merwin; b. Oct. 21, 1875. '

2277. VI. Henry Roscoe; b. Feb. 19, 1877; d. Dec. 6, 1877.

2278. VII. Charles Knox; b. Dec. 22, 1878; d. Jan. 14, 1879.

2279. VIII. Jennie Tower; b. March 19, 1880, d Jan. 25, 1892.

2280. IX. £Idridge S,chaufiler; b. Aug. 21, 1881.

2281. X. Sarah Scudder; b. Nov. 8, 1884.

1506. VIII. 788. DANIEL' LYON [Lorenzo M.«, SamueP, Peter*,
Jonathan^ Thomas^ Thomas^], born Ann Arbor, Mich., Feb. 23, 1833;
farmer in Dexter^ Ann Arbor road, living in 1907; address R. F.- D.
Dexter, Mich. He was a member of the farmers' convention 1854 at
Jackson, Mich., which gave rise to the Republican party. He mar-
ried, April 4, 1864, Sarah Ruckman, born Dec. 23, 1840; died June 11,
1893 at Ann Arbor. She was daughter of John and Phebe (Lane) Ruck-
man of New Jersey,

Children of Daniel and Sarah (Ruckman) Lyon:

2282. L Webster; b. March 2, 1866; d. Sept. 27, 1866.

2283. II. Mary A.; b. Nov. 3, 1868; unm.

2284. IIL Cora; b. Nov. 29, 1870; unm.

•2285. IV. Elmer Daniel; b. March 24, 1872; m. Carrie Eva Brown.

2286. V. Sarah M.; b. Aug. 7, 1873; d. April 14, 1882.

2287. VI. Laura Lucille; b. June 1, 1876; unm.; res. Chicago, 111.

2288. VII. Alma; b. June 16, 1878; m. 1901 Gilbert Close; res. (1904) 8
Lombard Terrace, Detroit, Mich.

1508. VII. 788. CHARLES WILLIAM' LYON [Lorenzo M.',



236 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

SamueP, Peter*, Jonathan', Thomas'", Thomas*], born Nov. 4, 1835, at

Ann Arbor, Mich., died . He married in Bengal Twp., near

St. Johns, Mich., March 20, 1859 Sarah Maria Lyon, born Sept. 24,
1841, daughter of Royal Corbin* and Betsey (Wilkins) Lyon [Nehemiah
M.'' Nehemiah', Benjamin', Caleb*, John^ John^ William* of Roxbury
1635] (see Lyon Memorial, Massachusetts Families, p. 153). She died
at Conway, Mich., Sept. 3, 1902. Charles W. Lyon was a farmer in
Bengal township, and owned and operated a saw mill. He was also
post master, the post office being known as "Lyon's Mill."

Children of Charles W. and Sarah M. (Lyon) Lyon:

*2288a. I. WiUard Charles; b. Scio, Mich., Dec. 17, 1859; res. (1907) St.
Johns, Mich.

»2288b. II. Edwin Howard; b. Scio, Mich., July 7, 1861; res. (1907) St.
Johns, Mich.

2288c. III. Mark; b. Jan. 7, 1863; killed in a railroad accident Sept. 26,
1883.

*2288d. IV. Ida May; b. Nov. 9, 1865; m. John H. Flldew; res. (1907) St.
Johns, Mich.

2288e. V. Fred M.; b. Sept. 29, 1868; unm. ; was in U. S. Navy; d. Hong-
kong, Dec. 26, 1905.

1511. VIL 788. THEODORE' LYON [Lorenzo M.«, Samuel',
Peter*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas*], born Ann Arbor, Mich., May 27,
1844; settled in Vassar, Mich.; married Mary Ruckman.

Children of Theodore and Mary (Ruckman) Lyon:

2288f. I. Albert T.; m. .

2288g. II. Liorenzo M.; m. .

2288h. III. Anna; m. .



1512. VIL 788. ARTHUR SETff LYON [Lorenzo M.*, SamueP,
Peter*, Jonathan', Thomas^ Thomas*], born Ann Arbor, Mich., June
11, 1847; farmer, living in the town of Scio; a strong Republican; ad-
dress (1906) Rural S. Ann Arbor, Mich. Married, Nov. 8, 1871, Susan
Ruckman, born Feb. 11, 1843; daughter of John and Phebe (Lan-e)
Ruckman of New Jersey.

Children of Arthur S. and Susan (Ruckman) Lyon:

2289. I. Alva E.; b. Aug. 30, 1872.

2290. II. Robert Geddes; b. Sept. 25, 1874; d. Oct. 9, 1904, near Manila,
Philippine Is.

2291. III. Arthur Seth; b. March 3, 1876.

2292. IV. Clara S; b. Nov. 8, 1880; d. April 8, 1882.

2293. V. Everett John; b. April 14, 1883.

2294. VI. Ethel Snsan; b. Aug. 1, 1885.



EIGHTH GENERATION 237

1534. VII. 821. AUGUSTUS 8/ LYON [Elisha*. Thomas', Gil-
bert*, Gilbe^t^ Thomas^ Thomas^], married Elizabeth Betts Bouton,
born Oct. 9, 1824; daughter of John and Hannah (Betts) Bouton.

Children of Augustus S. and Elizabeth B. (Bouton) Lyon:

2295. I. Alg^ernon Bouton; b. July 14, 1855; d. 1897; bur. Union Cem.,

Greenwich, Conn.; m. 1st, Lizzie R. , (b. Jan. 17, 1853; d. May 9, 1885);

m. 2nd. Hannah Caroline Lyon, b. 1853; d. 1891; dau. of Purdyt and Susan (Mer-
ritt) Lyon.

2296. II. Charles A.; b. Aug. 10, 1857; d. Jan. 22, 1859.

3297. III. Winfleld Scott; b. July 2. 1861; m. Elizabeth Pouty of Port
Chester.

1565. VIII. 867. EDWARD CANFIELD* LYON [Edward T.\
Thomas*, Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas^], born Morristown,
N. J., Nov. 5, 1843. He is a lawyer and resides in Caldwell, N. J. He
married Jan. 13, 1880, Caroline Hannah Crane, daughter of the late
Rev. Oliver Crane of Bloomfield, N. J.

Children of Edward C. and Caroline H. (Crane) Lyon:

2298. I. Edward Crane; b. Oct. 26, 1880.

2299. II. Marion Crane; b. Nov. 12, 1881.

2300. III. OUver Crane; b. March 1, 1885.

2301. IV. Waynman Crane; b. Dec. 4, 1890.

1567. VIII. 867. "WILLIAM WAYNMAN^ LYON [Edward T.^
Thomas', Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas^ John^ Thomas*], born Morristown,



tPurdy Lyon was grandson of Shubal Lyon of Greenwich, born probably
about 1752. He was a Tory; was captured by Obadiah Mead and kept a prisoner
at White Plains. The homestead In Greenwich is where his grandson David' Lyon
lives (1896) on Weaver St. Shubal married March 25, 1776, Sarah Mead, daughter
of Zachariah Mead. Their children were: 1. Stephen; 2. Shubal; 3. Henry,

m. Hobby; 4. Sophia, m. Ed. Collins; 5. Amy, m. 1st.

; m. 2nd. David Wilson; 6. Sarah, m. 1st. James Jones; m. 2nd.

Johnson; 7. Abby, m. Holbert Block; 8. David, m. Elizabeth Town-
send, daughter of Coles Townsend.

Children of David^ and Elizabeth (Townsend) Lyon: 1. David, b. June
18, 1813; m. Elizabeth M. Jones, b. New York Aug. 10, 1816; d. Greenwich,
Conn., Dec. 11. 1881; dau. of James and Elizabeth Jones; 2. Purdy, b. 1817;
m. Susan Merritt, born Dec. 10, 1820, daughter of Hickson and Hannah (Mead)
Merritt.

Children of David' and Elizabeth (Jones) Lyon: 1. Daniel; 2. David;

3. James; 4. William H., b. Dec. 1, 1855; d. July 3, 1893; m. Ella

(a dau. Edith M., b. Feb. 4, 1885, d. Aug. 12, 1885); 5. Eveline, m.

Hatcher; 6. Fanny, m. Adsit; 7. Jane, m. Tilson; 8.

Elizabeth, m. Todd.

Children of Purdy and Susan (Merritt) Lyon: 1. Amos; 2. Julietta, m.
Ben Ange Denton; 3. Hannah Caroline, m. Algernon B. Lyon (No. 2295); 4.
Phelia; 5. Mary Esther, m. James Miles, son of Lot.



238 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

N. J., May 8, 1850. He married first, June 23, 1874, E. Kate Taylor
and second Lizzie .

Children of Wiliam W. and E. Kate (Taylor) Lyon:

2302. I. Edward Haskell; b. April 9, 1876; m. Hortense ; a dau.

Virginia.

2303. II. Waiiam Emory; b. Sept. 2, 1878.
Son of William W. and Lizzie ( ) Lyon:

2304. III. WUliam MorreU; b. March 14, 1903.

1574. VIII. 870. CALVIN^ LYON (Theophilus', Luther", Caleb',
Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas'), born Sept. 27^ 1826; married Aug.
25, 1847, Cornelia Hart of Ithaca, born Dec. 10, 1827.

Children of Calvin and Cornelia (Hart) Lyon (Dr. T.):

2305. I. Emma.

2306. II. Ellen.

1579. VIII. 870. CHARLES HENRY« LYON [Theophilus*, Lu-
ther«, Caleb^ Caleb^ Thomas', John^ Thomas'], born Nov. 18 (28), 1843.
He married Aug. 18, 1866 Amarilla P. Allen.

Adopted daughter of Charles H. and Amarilla P. (Allen) Lyon:

2307. I. LiUian Mae; b. Jan. 29, 1882; m. Nov. 29, 1902, F. A. Clock.

1586. VIII. 874. ORSON ISRAEL^ LYON [Nathan R.^ Enon',
Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas'], born June 10, 1830; died Nov.
16, 1893. He married, Sept. 13, 1853, Sarah Ann Wood of Homer, N. Y.

Children of Orson Israel and Sarah Ann (Wood) Lyon:

2308. I. Anna Sophia; b. Feb. 10, 1855; d. 1905; m. Bourquln;

res. Minneapolis, Minn. ; several children.

2309. II. EUa May; b. Dec. 27, 1857; m. Muzzy; res. Thief River

Falls, Minn.; children: 1. Homer; 2. Frank Wood, (m. Eva. ; res.

Rochester, Minn.).

2310. III. Frank Wood; b. Oct. 15, 1864.

2311. IV. Grace; b. Nov. 22, 1870; deaf mute; married; res. near Roches-
ter, Minn.

1587. VTII. 874. ALBERT* LYON [Nathan R.^ Enon', Caleb',
Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas'], born Feb. 7, 1833; res. (1906)
Rochester, Minn. He married. May 14, 1862, Rebecca Dickinson Mead,
born April 20, 1844; died 1905.

Children of Albert and Rebecca D. (Mead) Lyon:

2312. I. Herbert Mead; b. June 14, 1865; married; 4 or 5 children; res.
Minneapolis, Minn.



EIGHTH GENERATION 239

3313. II. Nathan Rodney; b. Jan. 18, 1869; m. ; res. Falrmount,

Minn.

2314. III. Winifred Truman; b. May 21, 1870; d. Aug. 22, 1872.

1588. VIII. 874. ERWIN ENON« LYON [Nathan R.', EnonS
Caleb', Caleb^ Thomas^ John^ Thomas^], born Sept. 11, 1838; res.
(1906) Oberlin, O; manufacturer of liquid slating. He married, May
27, 1864, Harriet Adelia West, daughter of Oliver Judson and Adelia
(Chadwick) West.

Children of Erwin Enon and Harriet A. (West) Lyon:

2315. I. Llewellyn Erwin; b. Aug. 21, 1865; d. ; m. Electa Houck;

res. Wellington, O. ; 3 ch. ; widow lives (1906) Oberlin, O.

2316. II. L,orena Adelia; b. Oct. 19, 1S66; grad. Oberlin Coll.; teacher
(1906) Newark, N. J.

2317. III. Floy Emily; b. Sept. 2, 1874; d. about 1882.

2318. IV. Doren; b. April 23, 1880; unm. ; engineer in water works, Ober-
lin, 1906.

1589. VIII. 874. WILLIAM FRANKLIN* LYON [Nathan R.»,
Enon", Caleb", Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas*], born near Holmes
Corner, Genoa Township, Cayuga Co., N. Y., June 27, 1842. In 1854 he
removed with his parents to High Forest, Minn. In 1864 he enlisted
in the Ninth Regiment Minn. Vol. Inf. He was taken prisoner at
Brice's Cross roads. Miss., by Forrest's men and was in Anderson-
ville prison five months and nine days. Of that memorable experience
he has published a graphic account. He is a teacher of penmanship and
has had charge for many years of that department in the public schools
of Detroit. He married in Fitchville, O., Dec. 19, 1865, Emily Jane
West daughter of Oliver Judson and Adelia (Ohadwick) West.

Children of William F. and Emily J. (West) Lyon:

2319. I. Oliver West; b. Oberlin, O., April 6, 1868; d. Irving, Ks. Sept. 4,
1869.

•2320. II. William Franklin Jr.; b. High Forest, Minn., Oct. 7, 1870; m.
Nellie Russell.

2321. III. Sophia Ix)rena; b. Mancato, Minn., Sept. 11, 1872.

*2322. IV. Jay Edgar; b. Oberlin, O., Nov. 10, 1874; res. (1906) Detroit,
Mich.

2323. V. Carroll Chadwick; b. Oberlin, O., April 7, 1878; not m. ; res.
(1906) Hart, Mich.

♦2324. VI. Judson West; b. Norwalk, O., Feb. 6, 1880; res. (1906) Norwalk,
O.

2.S25. VII. Harry Adelbert; b. LaCrosse, Wis., Dec. 28, 1881; res. (1906)
Ann Arbor, Mich. ; bookkeeper in Saur Lumber Co.

1590. VIII. 874. CHESTER ROCKWELL' LYON [Nathan R.^



240 THOMAS LYON OF RYE

Enon', Caleb*, Caleb*, Thomas*, John^, Thomas^], born Genoa Township,
N. Y., March 9, 1845. He married Abbie Knapp.

Children of Chester R. and Abbie (Knapp) Lyon:

2326. I. Mary S.; b. June 4, 1869.

2337. II. Eva M.; b. Oct. 14, 1871.

2328. III. Nathan Ray; b. Nov. 7, 18 78.

2329. IV. Laura Angeline; b. Nov. 3, 1882.

2330. V. Elmer Wilson; b. June 16, 1886.

2331. VI. Helen Jay; b. Sept. 20, 1888; d. May 6, 1892.

1617. VIII. 900. LUCY» LYON (KERR) [Marcus^ Moses', Caleb^
Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas*], born in Ithaca, N. Y., July 9, 1858.
She married in Ithaca, Dec. 27, 1883, Walter Craig Kerr, son of the late
Rev. A. Hervey and Elizabeth (Craig) Kerr of Rochester, Minn. Pres-
ent address (1905) "The Beeches," Dongan Hills, Staten Island.

Children of Walter C. and Lucy (Lyon) Kerr:

2332. I. Eleanor; b. Brooklyn, N. T., Feb. 8, 1885.

2333. II. Donald Craig; b. Brooklyn, Dec. 28, 1889.

2334. III. Marjory; b. New Brighton, Staten Island, April 13, 1892.

2335. IV. Phyllis Schuyler; b. New Brighton, Sept. 6, 1894.

1618. VIII. 900. LAURA' LYON (WILLIAMS) [Marcus^ Moses*,
Caleb^ Caleb*, Thomas*, John=, Thomas*], born in Ithaca, N. Y., Oct.
28, 1865; died March 1894. Graduate of Wellesley College 1887. She
married in November 1889 Otis Lincoln Williams. He married second
In 1899 Nan King of Pittsburg, Pa.

Children of Otis L. and Laura (Lyon) Williams:

2336. I. Katharine.

2337. II. Margiiret.

2338. III. Dorothy; twin sister of Margaret.

2339. IV. Laura.

1621. VIII. 900. NEWELL' LYON [Marcus*, Moses', Caleb',
Caleb*, Thomas', John^ Thomas*], bom in Ithaca, N. Y., Sept. 20, 1874;
grad. Cornell University 1897; New York Law school 1899. His home
is in New York City, where he is an attorney and Counsellor at Law.
Address (1905) 632 W. 147th. St.; business address 220 Broadway. He
married in New York City, Sept. 30, 1901, Delia Ward Perous, daughter
of La Fayette C. and Mary Elizabeth (Ward) Ferous of New York
City.



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Children of Newell and Delia W. (Ferous) Lyon:

2340. I. Richard Newell; b. New York City, June 6, 1903; d. June 7,



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