Leon Austin Tryon

12 June 1897–23 September 1922 (Age 25)
Moira, Franklin, New York, United States

The Life of Leon Austin

When Leon Austin Tryon was born on 12 June 1897, in Moira, Franklin, New York, United States, his father, Sidney M. Tryon, was 41 and his mother, Florence Eve Austin, was 40. He married Elinor Edith Page on 29 October 1919, in Moira, Franklin, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. He died on 23 September 1922, in Moira, Franklin, New York, United States, at the age of 25, and was buried in Dickinson, Franklin, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Leon Austin Tryon
Elinor Edith Page
Marriage: 29 October 1919
Jean Elinor Tryon

Spouse and Children


    Elinor Edith Page


29 October 1919
Moira, Franklin, New York, United States


    Jean Elinor Tryon


Parents and Siblings

    Sidney M. Tryon


    Florence Eve Austin




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World Events (8)

1898 · War with the Spanish

Age 1

After the explosion of the USS Maine in the Havana Harbor in Cuba, the United States engaged the Spanish in war. The war was fought on two fronts, one in Cuba, which helped gain their independence, and in the Philippines, which helped the US gain another territory for a time.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 3

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 9

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

English: of Dutch origin and uncertain derivation.

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

Sources (3)

  • Leon Tryon 7, in household of Sidney Tryon, "New York State Census, 1905" Moria Franklin New York
  • Leon A Tryon 22, "United States Census, 1920" Moira Franklin New York
  • Leon Tryon 12, in household of Sidney M Tryon, "United States Census, 1910" Moira Franklin New York

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