John Ross Lyons, son of Pitt Bell & Minerva Margaret (Stewart) Lyons married Jennie Hardin, dau of John Wesley & Jane (Bowen) Hardin 8 Oct 1898. -- Johnny took small pox about age six when living in Yoakum, but survived & was terribly "poxed. He worked as foreman for one of the big Butler Ranches. -- TX Death cert # 422204 Cause of death: Inanition (exhausted state due to prolonged undernutrition). Other causes: Pulmonary T.B.