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John (Lyon) Lyon Fourth Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1663 - 1712)

Born in Fife, Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married 21 Sep 1691 [location unknown]
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Died at age 49 in Scotlandmap
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Preceded by
Patrick (Lyon) Lyon Third Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1643-1695)
Fourth Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
1695 – 1712
Succeeded by
John (Lyon) Lyon Fifth Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1696-1715)


John (Lyon) Lyon Fourth Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne is a member of Clan Lyon.

John [Lyon], 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

born -8 May 1663


21 Sep 1691 Lady Elizabeth Stanhope (d. 24 Apr 1723), only child of Philip [Stanhope], 2nd Earl of Chesterfield, by his second wife Lady Elizabeth Butler, 1st dau. of James [Butler], 1st Duke of Ormonde


1. Hon Patrick Lyon, styled Lord Glamis (b. 1692; dvp. by 10 Sep 1709)

2. Hon Philip Lyon, styled Lord Glamis (bapt. 29 Oct 1693; dvp. 18 Mar 1711/2)

3. Hon John Lyon, later 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

4. Hon Charles Lyon, later 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

5. Hon Hendrie Lyon (bapt. 1 Jul 1700; d. young)

6. Hon James Lyon, later 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

7. Hon Thomas Lyon, later 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

1. Lady Helen Lyon (bapt. 8 Jan 1695; dsps. 19 Dec 1723), mar. after 1714 as his first wife Robert [Stuart], 7th Lord Blantyre, and had issue

2. Lady Mary Lyon (bapt. 16 Apr 1697; d. 26 May 1780)

3. Lady Catherine Lyon (bapt. 24 Apr 1707; d. young)

died - 10 May 1712


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There appear to be birth/christening records in Glamis Parish for another daughter, Elisabeth Lyon in 1701.
posted by Amber Anonymous
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Lyon-1365 and Lyon-7 appear to represent the same person because: Both profiles are for the 4th Earl - if you agree please merge
posted by Maria Maxwell
Lyon-1365 and Lyon-7 are not ready to be merged because: Reviewing all information is important.

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