Monthly Archives: October 2014

A Patent Roll extract from the reign of Henry IV

A charter of Richard de Lions confirming in frankalmoin, for the souls of the earl of Chester and Roger de Lions and Dame Petronilla and Marjory her daughter, the grant which Adam the chamberlain of John de Curcy made to … Continue reading

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The Lyon Families of England by G W A Lyon

THE LYONS OF ENGLAND FROM THE TIME OF THE CONQUEST. BY G. W. A. LYON, M. D. (Member of the Pennsylvania Historical Society.) "Lyons, a small district of France, to the s. e. of the district of Bray, and n. … Continue reading

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Sir Richard de Leons (1246-1301)

G24: 8443432 8443432. Sir Richard de Leons & 8443433. Emma ? Search Amazon.com for Lyon Memorial 1246, Richard de Lyons born in England, s/o 16886864. Sir Roger de Lyuns & 16886865. Joanna de Napton. 1260, Agreement between Walter Pompes, etc., … Continue reading

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Sir John de Lyons (1270-1312)

Sir John de Lyons Born circa 1270 Northamptonshire England Son of Sir Richard de Leons and Emma [possibly de Ramsay] Knighted circa 1297 {Origins of the English Gentry, Coss, 2003, P249} Married Margerie de Okeley Died 1312 Buried Chapel of … Continue reading

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John Lyon (1663-1712)

John Lyon Born 1663 Son of Patrick Lyon and Helen Middleton Succeeded his father as the 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne Married 21st September 1691 Lady Elizabeth Stanhope Died 1712 Succeeded as Earl by his 3rd son John Elizabeth … Continue reading

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Thomas Lyon (1704-1753)

Extracted from: http://www.william1.co.uk/c10.htm Thomas Lyon Born 6th July 1704 Son of John Lyon and Elizabeth Stanhope Succeeded his brother James as the 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne Married 1736 Jean Nicholson of West Rainton county Durham Died 1753 Succeeded … Continue reading

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John Lyon (1737-1776)

John Lyon Born 1737 Son of Thomas Lyon and Jean Nicholson Succeeded his father as the 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne Married 1767 Lady Mary Eleanor Bowes of Gibside county Durham John assumed the surname Bowes by Act of … Continue reading

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