Monthly Archives: February 2016

Richard Lyon (xxxx-1374)

Amongst those who perished in Wat Tyler’s Rebellion was a Richard Lyon, a Famous Wine Merchant, Lapidary, Owner of Liston Hall Manor at Gosfield and one of the Sheriffs of London in 1374. Richard Lyon had been in former days … Continue reading

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Northamptonshire England

A county in the East Midlands region of England covering an area of 2,364 square kilometres (760 sq mi), Northamptonshire is landlocked between eight other counties: Warwickshire to the west, Leicestershire and Rutland to the north, Cambridgeshire to the east, … Continue reading

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Lord John de Lyons (1295-1346)

Lord John de Lyons 2110859. Alice de St. Liz http://www.teachergenealogist007.com/2010/06/g22-2110858.html ~1295, John born in England, s/o 4221716. Sir John de Leons & 4221717. Margerie de Oakley. ~1305, Alice de Lorico born in England, heir & d/o §William de St. Liz, … Continue reading

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Margery De Ackle

daughter of Simon DE Ackle born 1226 Northhamptonshire England married John De Lyon http://familytreemaker.genealogy.com/users/s/i/m/Karen-M-Simmons/WEBSITE-0001/UHP-1101.html   daughter of Simon De Ackle Born 1229 Northamptonshire England married John De Lyoun http://records.ancestry.ca/margery_de_ackle_records.ashx?pid=31245246   Born:  Norfolk http://fabpedigree.com/s025/f415119.htm   Father Simon de ACKLE Husband/Partner:   … Continue reading

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Bettencourt

The first known Bettencourt is generally considered to be the Lord of Buttecourt, Buthencourt, or Bethencourt who accompanied William the Conqueror, Duke of Normandy, in the invasion of England in 1066. He was killed in the Battle of Hastings and … Continue reading

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Cistercian Abbey of Mortemer-en-Lions

The Abbey is located in the Roumois region of the Eure département of Normandy. Enguerrand Portarius of Lions; Mathildis his wife; and William their son were benefactors of the Cistercian abbey of Mortemer-en-Lions in 1186. Hugh Portarius was also a … Continue reading

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Clan Lyon Explained

External Website Source Thanes of Glamis (1372) John Lyon, 1st Thane of Glamis (died 1382) Masters of Glamis John Lyon, 1st Master of Glamis (died 1435) Lord Glamis (1445) Patrick Lyon, 1st Lord Glamis (died 1459) Alexander Lyon, 2nd Lord … Continue reading

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