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Elliot B. Lyons
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Birth: Sep. 22, 1837
Rushville
Rush County
Indiana, USA
Death: Apr. 19, 1899
Plankinton
Aurora County
South Dakota, USA

Obituary from the New Era, Mediapolis, Iowa, Thursday, 4/27/1899, page 8

We have word of the death of a former resident of this county, Elliot Lyons, who died at his home in Plankington, South Dakota, last Wednesday, April 19th, 1899, of cancer of the stomach.
Deceased was born in Rushville, Rush County, Ind., Sept. 22nd, 1837, and when two years of age he moved with his parents to a farm near Dodgeville, Ia., where he resided till 1883, when he moved to Aurora County, South Dakota, in which county he died as stated.
In 1862 he enlisted in the army, serving three years in Co. G, 39th Iowa. He was wounded in battle at Altoona and was prevented fro accompanying Sherman on his march to the sea.
On Sept. 8th, 1869, he was married to Amelia Gearhart, who with a son and daughter, still survive him. He leaves two sisters and four brothers: T. Lyons, of Clarinda, Ia., and Mrs. Sarah Jones, Mrs. Chas. Talbott, and Messrs. Lewis, Noah and Allison Lyons live in this county.
The funeral services were held from the family residence on Thursday afternoon. 
 
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 Parents:
  John R. Lines (1798 - 1881)
  Diana Herndon Lines (1800 - 1876)
 
 Spouse:
  Amelia G. Gearhart Lyons (1843 - 1933)
 
 Children:
  Ethel H. Lyons (1871 - 1937)*
  Rufus Blaine Lyons (1884 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  Sarah J. Lines Jones (1821 - 1899)*
  Robert Lines (1823 - 1885)*
  Allison Lines (1824 - 1905)*
  Jesse Lines (1826 - 1851)*
  Tyra Lines (1828 - 1900)*
  Wiley Lines (1829 - 1878)*
  Elizabeth Lines Lloyd (1831 - 1860)*
  Noah Lines (1834 - 1918)*
  Elijah Lines (1836 - 1881)*
  Elliot B. Lyons (1837 - 1899)
  Charlotte Lines Talbott (1840 - 1911)*
  Lewis Lines (1843 - 1925)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Mitchell
Davison County
South Dakota, USA
 
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Record added: Jan 04, 2009
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