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Thomas Lyon (1704 - 1753)

Thomas "8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne" Lyon
Born in Glamis, Forfar, Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 20 Jul 1736 in St Michael and All Angels, Houghton, Spring, Durham, Englandmap
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Died at about age 49 in Glamis Castle, Isle Of Iona, Angusshire, Scotlandmap
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Thomas Lyon was a member of the aristocracy in British Isles.


Thomas was born in 1704. He was the son of John Lyon and Elizabeth Stanhope. He died in 1753.

Thomas [Lyon], 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

bapt. 6 Jul 1704


28 Jul 1736 Jean Nicholson (d. 13 May 1778), 1st dau. and cohrss. of James Nicholson, of West Rainton, co. Durham


  1. Hon John Lyon, later Bowes, later 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
  2. Hon James Philip Lyon (b. 2 Jul 1736; d. Feb 1763)
  3. Hon Thomas Lyon, of Hetton House, co. Durham, Member of Parliament for Montrose 1768-74 and for Forfarshire 1774-79 (b. 1741; d. 13 Sep 1796), mar. 13 Jun 1774 Mary Elizabeth Wren (d. 13 May 1811), dau. of Farren Wren, of Binchester, co. Durham, and had issue
  4. Lady Susan Lyon (d. 26 Feb 1769), mar. 5 Sep 1763 Gen John Lambton, of Harraton Hall, co. Durham, and had issue
  5. Lady Anne Lyon, mar. 15 Jul 1768 John Simpson, of Bradley, co. Durham, and had issue
  6. Lady Mary Lyon (b. c.1749; d. 22 May 1767)
  7. Lady Jane Lyon (b. c.1753; d. 22 Aug 1836)

He died - 18 Jan 1753


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