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Countess Strathmore Elizabeth Stanhope
Seventh cousin 8 times removed.
Birth: c. 1663, Scotland;
Death: Apr 24, 1723; Glamis castle, Scotland;
Age: 60

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  • Countess of Strathmore


Lady Elizabeth Stanhope was born circa 1663. She was the daughter of Philip Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Chesterfield and Lady Elizabeth Butler. She married John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore, son of Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Helen Middleton, on 21 September 1691. She died on 24 April 1723 at Castle Lyon.

Her married name became Lyon.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Stanhope and John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore:
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 Chesterfield Philip Stanhope
c. 1634 - c. Jan 28, 1713
Countess Chesterfield Elizabeth Butler
Jun 29, 1640 - Jul 1665
Primary or Last Marriage:
Date: Sep 23, 1691, Place: , Status: Marriage, Note:
Earl Strathmore and Kinghorne John Lyon
May 8, 1663 - May 10, 1712
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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