Oysman Lyon

29 July 1806–29 July 1808 (Age 2)
Naples, Ontario, New York, United States

The Life of Oysman

When Oysman Lyon was born on 29 July 1806, in Naples, Naples, Ontario, New York, United States, his father, Simeon Lyon Jr, was 36 and his mother, Hannah Clark, was 31. He died on 29 July 1808, in his hometown, at the age of 2.

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Family Time Line

Simeon Lyon Jr
1770–1834
Hannah Clark
1775–1849
Harriet Lyon
1797–1838
Bronson King Lyon
1800–1867
Irving M. Lyon
1802–1870
Desdemona Dale Lyon
1804–1878
Oysman Lyon
1806–1808
Angeline Lyon
1808–1873
Betsey Lyon
1811–1874
Simeon C Lyon
1813–1876
William Lyon
1816–1817
Martha Jane Lyon
1818–1887

Parents and Siblings

    Simeon Lyon Jr

    Male1770–1834Male

    Female1775–1849Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (1)

1808

Age 2

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English and French: from Old French, Middle English lion (Latin leo, genitive leonis), hence a nickname for a fierce or brave warrior, or a habitational name for someone living at a house distinguished by the sign of a lion.2 Scottish, English, French, and Dutch: habitational name from the city of Lyon in south central France (English name: Lyons), or from the smaller Lyons-la-Forêt in Eure, Normandy. The name of the former is recorded in the 1st century bc as Lugdunum and is from the name of a Celtic god Lug (or this as a personal name, from a word meaning ‘brightness’) + dunon ‘hill fort’.3 Scottish and English: from the name Leo(n) (from Latin leo ‘lion’, or the cognate Greek leōn), borne by numerous early martyrs and thirteen popes.

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

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