Shelby M Lyons

5 October 1889–22 January 1953 (Age 63)
Custer, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Shelby M

When Shelby M Lyons was born on 5 October 1889, in Custer, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States, his father, James Harrison Lyon, was 30 and his mother, Isabelle Catherine Nimmo, was 21. He married Artie M Best on 14 September 1911, in Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. He lived in Magisterial District 5 Hudsonville, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States in 1910 and Louisville, Jefferson, Kentucky, United States in 1930. He died on 22 January 1953, in Brownstown, Jackson, Indiana, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Custer, Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Shelby M Lyons
Artie M Best
Marriage: 14 September 1911
Rudy W Lyons
Mary G Lyons
David Lyon

Spouse and Children

14 September 1911
Breckinridge, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings

    James Harrison Lyon


    Isabelle Catherine Nimmo




+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 1

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Radio is invented

Age 3

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 17

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

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)

  • Shella M Lyon in household of James H Lyon, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Shellie M Lyon in household of James H Lyon, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Shelby Lyons, "United States Census, 1930"

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