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Althea M. (Greene) Lyons (abt. 1861 - 1883)

Althea M. Lyons [uncertain] formerly Greene
Born about in Medford, Nova Scotiamap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
Wife of — married 21 Feb 1882 in Kingsport, Nova Scotiamap
Died at about age 22 in At Seamap [uncertain]
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Althea M. Greene was born about 1861 in Medford, Nova Scotia.


Althea (20) married Ernest William Lyons (22) (born October 28, 1859 in Pereau, Nova Scotia; son of Guy Newcombe Lyons (1831–1895) and Angelina (Foote) Lyons (1841–1919)) on February 21, 1882 in Kingsport, Nova Scotia.


Althea died on August 29, 1883 in At Sea, aged 21. She was buried in Habitant Cemetery, Habitant.[1]

Althea Greene Lyons, wife of Captain Ernest Lyons, was lost at sea with her husband on August 29, 1883 on a voyage between Cape Breton and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia.


Althea is buried with her husband in Habitant Cemetery, Canning, Nova Scotia, Canada.


  1. Find a Grave, database and images ( accessed April 11, 2023), memorial page for Althea Greene Lyons (1860–29 Aug 1883), Find a Grave Memorial ID 182569842, citing Habitant Cemetery, Habitant, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canada; Maintained by LMK (contributor 47573469).
  • Althea Greene Lyons (1860-1883) on Find A Grave: Memorial #182569842 retrieved 05 October 2020

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