Newton Richard Lyons

15 June 1856–27 June 1933 (Age 77)
Franklin Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Newton Richard

When Newton Richard Lyons was born on 15 June 1856, in Franklin Township, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States, his father, Joseph Benson Lyons, was 27 and his mother, Sabrina Solvena Wintersteen, was 24. He had at least 7 sons and 4 daughters with Anna Whitmire. He lived in Davidson Township, Sullivan, Pennsylvania, United States in 1900 and Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. He died on 27 June 1933, at the age of 77, and was buried in Williamsport, Lycoming, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Newton Richard Lyons
1856–1933
Anna Whitmire
1858–1922
Nora Lyons
1876–
Wilber Lyons
1878–
Wilfred Simon Samial Lyons
1878–1957
John F Lyons
1881–
Clara M Lyons
1882–1917
Clayton Harrison Lyons
1885–1952
Bertha May Lyons
1887–1975
Carrig Lyons
1889–
Arthur Lyons
1894–
Mabel Lyons
1898–
Ralph A Lyons
1903–

Spouse and Children

children

(11)

    Nora Lyons

    Female1876–Female

    Wilber Lyons

    Male1878–Male

    Male1878–1957Male

    John F Lyons

    Male1881–Male

    Clara M Lyons

    Female1882–1917Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 7

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 7

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1877 · First National Strike in U.S. Begins In Pittsburgh Against Pennsylvania Railroad

Age 21

Coming out of an economic crisis, everyone was worried when cuts started happening in the railroad. They went on what would the great railroad strike of 1877.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Lyon 3.2 Irish: variant of Lyon 4.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Ruhory N Lyon in household of Joseph B Lyon, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Richard Newton Lyons in household of Frank J Lyons, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Richard N Lyons, "United States Census, 1920"

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