Information from Burke’s “The Landed Gentry” 1894
Information as for 1853 and 1871 entries with the following extra
Thomas Henry Lyon,Esq. of Appleton Hall,Co.Chester,JP.,High Sheriff 1867, late Lieut.RN.,sometime Capt.in the Militia, born 28 October 1825, married 1stly, 24 July 1860 Vanda, 3rd daughter of John, 1st Lord Winmarleigh, which lady died 17 July 1861 and married 2ndly, 11 June 1872 Edith Grace only daughter of William Hill Branker,Esq. of Bispham Hall,Co.Lancaster and has issue a daughter. Dorothy born 1876.
Francis Lyon brother of Thomas Henry born 11 January 1834,Col.RHA, married 1863 Flora 2nd daughter of the Hon.A Annesley and sister to Viscount Valentia, and died 1885 leaving issue; Charles Lyon,Lieut.RA. born 1865; Francis Lyon born 1867; Arthur Lyon born 1869; Henry Lyon born 1872; Mary Lyon and Florence Lyon.
Eliza Mary Lyon sister of Thomas Henry married the late Archdeacon Greenall, who died sp.27 November 1867, Eliza died 10 November 1878.
Georgiana also sister of Thomas Henry married 4 May 1852 Viscount Cross,GCB.
Adelaide also sister of Thomas Henry deceased.
Seat- Appleton Hall,near Warrington,Co.Chester.
Residence- Rutland Lodge,Knightsbridge.
Clubs- Army and Navy, and Brook’s.