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Edwin Lyon
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Birth: Aug. 21, 1850
Kane County
Illinois, USA
Death: Apr. 20, 1921
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA

Edwin Lyon was born in Kane County, Illinois, Aug. 21, 1850 and died at his home, 4 1/2 miles north of Plano, Iowa, April 18, 1921. He came with his parents to Iowa at the age of 16 years. In the year 1877 he married Catherine E. Bear. They located on the farm, which has been their home for forty-four years. To this union ten children were born, all of who survive except one daughter who preceded him several years ago at the age of fifteen months. He is survived by his wife and children: Mrs. Frank Kirkland, of Los Angeles, Calif.; Ira Lyon of Plano, Iowa; Mrs. Ed Wyrick of Plano, Iowa; Mrs. Walter Haines of Cincinnati, Iowa; Fred Lyon, Oklahoma City, Okla.; Harry of Mystic, Iowa, Nellie, Jay and Artie at home. Two sisters and two brothers: Mrs. Mary Curtis of Plano; Mrs. Jennie Hixenbaugh, Logan, Kansas; Doug and Grant of Rathburn, Iowa, and eleven grandchildren. On account of one of the complications no funeral could be held and he was buried in the home cemetery (Lyon) 
Family links: 
  John Lyon (1822 - 1892)
  Phebe Miller Lyon (1830 - 1905)
  Catherine Elizabeth Bear Lyon (1858 - 1938)
  Mary Alice Lyon Kirkland (1877 - 1960)*
  Ira Lyon (1880 - 1951)*
  Esther Lyon Wyrick (1881 - 1955)*
  Nellie Lyon (1884 - 1968)*
  Maude Lyon Haines (1886 - 1985)*
  Charles Fredrick Lyon (1889 - 1987)*
  Harry Edwin Lyon (1892 - 1921)*
  Gertrude May Lyon (1897 - 1897)*
  Jay Franklin Lyon (1898 - 1969)*
  Grace Lyon (____ - 1867)*
  Esther Lyon (1849 - 1900)*
  Edwin Lyon (1850 - 1921)
*Calculated relationship
Lyon Family Cemetery
Appanoose County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Debbie Smith
Record added: Feb 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24422241
Edwin Lyon
Added by: Debbie Smith
Edwin Lyon
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My 2nd Great Grandfather
- Debbie (Lyon) Smith
 Added: Jul. 23, 2008

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