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Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne John Lyon
Seventh cousin 9 times removed, 8th cousin 6 times removed.
Birth: May 8, 1663, Castle Lyon, Scotland;
Death: May 10, 1712; Castle Lyon, Scotland;
Age: 49

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  • 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne - Dates: 1695-1712
  • 12th Lord of Glamis - Dates: 1695-1712


John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore was born on 8 May 1663 at Castle Lyon. He was the son of Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Helen Middleton. He married Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, daughter of Philip Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Chesterfield and Lady Elizabeth Butler, on 21 September 1691. He died on 10 May 1712 at age 49.

John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore gained the title of 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne.

Children of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope:
Lady Helen Lyon d. 19 Dec 1723
Mary Lyon d. 26 May 1780
Catherine Lyon
Patrick Lyon, Lord Glamis b. 1692, d. Sep 1709
Philip Lyon, Lord Glamis b. 29 Oct 1693, d. 18 Mar 1711/12
John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore b. 27 Apr 1696, d. 13 Nov 1715
Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore b. c 1699, d. 11 May 1728
Hendrie Lyon b. 1 Jul 1700
James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore b. c 1702, d. 4 Jan 1734/35
Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore b. 6 Jul 1704, d. 18 Jan 1753


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Earl Strathmore Patrick Lyon
May 29, 1643 - May 15, 1695
No information for the mother yet
Primary or Last Marriage:
Date: Sep 21, 1691, Place: , Status: Marriage, Note:
Countess Strathmore Elizabeth Stanhope
c. 1663 - Apr 24, 1723
Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne Thomas Lyon
Eighth cousin 7 and 8 times removed, 9th cousin 5 times removed
Jul 6, 1704 - Jan 18, 1753
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