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John Lyons (1785)

John Lyons
Born in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotiamap
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Husband of — married 23 Mar 1809 in Cornwallis, Kings County, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Died [date unknown] [location unknown]
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John Lyons was born on December 13, 1785 in Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, son of David Lyons (abt. 1759–1812) and Elizabeth Ratchford (1762–1843).



John (23) married Mary Rand (16) (born July 25, 1792; daughter of Thomas Rand (abt. 1770–abt. 1830) and Sarah Unknown (abt. 1770–abt. 1830)) on March 23, 1809 in Cornwallis, Kings County, Canada.


Their daughter was Mary Lyons (April 18, 1817 – June 25, 1904).


  • Birth date listed in Lyons family bible of Roy E. Lyons, Jr. Recorded by Marsha Auger on April 15, 1979 at his home on Scots Bay Road, Nova Scotia.
  • Marriage date and location are listed in the Cornwallis Township Book.
  • Birth date and parents are listed in the Cornwallis Township Book.

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