Mid North Coast Pioneers - Newcastle to Lismore and beyond

James LYONAge: 96 years18431939

Name
James LYON
Given names
James
Surname
LYON
Birth July 7, 1843 27 20
Citation details: V18432701 28/1843 LYON JAMES JAMES MARGARET
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397 and 657
Birth of a brotherJohn LYON
July 20, 1845 (Age 2 years)
Address: Molroy Bundarra River
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Birth of a brotherGeorge LYON
August 28, 1847 (Age 4 years)
Address: Molroy
Citation details: V18473108 34A/1847 LYON GEORGE JAMES G MARGARET
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1018
Birth of a sisterFanny LYON
November 27, 1849 (Age 6 years)
Address: Molroy
Citation details: V18493109 34A/1849 LYON FANNY JAMES G MARGARET
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 777
Publication: Manning River Times and Advocate for the Northern Coast Districts of New South Wales (Taree, NSW : 1898 - 1954), Friday 11 June 1954, page 2
Birth of a sisterMargaret LYON
January 24, 1852 (Age 8 years)
Address: Sherwood
Citation details: V18523134 38A/1852 LYON MARGARET JAMES G MARGARET
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 667
Birth of a sisterSophia Mary LYON
October 13, 1855 (Age 12 years)
Address: Sherwood
Citation details: V1855180 42A/1855 LYON SOPHIA M JAMES G MARGARET
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Birth of a brotherRobert William LYON
June 13, 1858 (Age 14 years)
Citation details: 10699/1858 LYON ROBERT W JAMES G MARGARET PATERSON
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1017
Birth of a brotherEdmund Thomas Edward LYON
September 17, 1861 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 8583/1861 LYON EDMUND T E JAMES G MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Lyon - Edmund Thomas Edward and Margaret
Lyon - Edmund Thomas Edward and Margaret

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Death of a maternal grandmotherElizabeth JACKSON
November 11, 1861 (Age 18 years)
Citation details: 3276/1861 BROOMFIELD ELIZABETH THOMAS MARY WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 314
Broomfield - George and Elizabeth
Broomfield - George and Elizabeth

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Birth of a brotherFrancis Henry LYON
between April 7, 1864 and September 9, 1864 (Age 20 years)
Address: "Walton"
Citation details: 9646/1864 LYON FRANCIS H JAMES G MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Marriage of a siblingFrancis William Forbes CAMPBELLElizabeth LYONView this family
September 4, 1867 (Age 24 years)
Citation details: 2233/1867 CAMPBELL FRANCIS W F LYON ELIZABETH MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 285
Birth of a brotherSamuel Ernest LYON
October 29, 1867 (Age 24 years)
Address: Eastern Dingo
Citation details: 10911/1867 LYON SAMUEL E JAMES G MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Death of a fatherJames George LYON B.A., J.P.
March 26, 1871 (Age 27 years)
Cause: Acciderntly killed in fall from horse
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 4146/1871 LYON JAMES G JAMES FRANCES MANNING RIVER
Lyon - James George
Lyon - James George

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Marriage of a siblingJames Jarden HERKESFanny LYONView this family
May 8, 1872 (Age 28 years)
Address: "Walton"
Citation details: 2602/1872 HERKES JAMES J LYON FANNY MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 777 and 779
Death of a maternal grandfatherGeorge BROOMFIELD
May 13, 1875 (Age 31 years)
Citation details: 7499/1875 BROOMFIELD GEORGE ROBERT MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Quality of data: primary evidence
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 314
Broomfield - George and Elizabeth
Broomfield - George and Elizabeth

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Marriage of a siblingGeorge LYONEliza Ann ANDREWSView this family
June 27, 1878 (Age 34 years)
Citation details: 3707/1878 LYON GEORGE ANDREWS ELIZA MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 670 and 1018
MarriageAlice Isabella JOHNSTONView this family
October 15, 1879 (Age 36 years)
Address: Rosedale
Citation details: 3740/1879 LYON JAMES JOHNSTON ALICE J MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397, 463 and 657
Marriage of a siblingJohn ANDREWSMargaret LYONView this family
March 17, 1880 (Age 36 years)
Citation details: 3888/1880 ANDREWS JOHN LYON MARGARET MANNING RIVER
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 667
Birth of a daughter
#1
Annie Gertrude LYON
about 1881 (Age 37 years)
Citation details: 17665/1881 LYON ANNIE G JAMES ALICE I WINGHAM
Death of a sisterMargaret LYON
September 17, 1883 (Age 40 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 8411/1883 ANDREWS MARGARET JAMES G MARGARET WINGHAM
Andrews - Margaret
Andrews - Margaret

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Birth of a daughter
#2
Margaret Elizabeth LYON
October 16, 1883 (Age 40 years)
Citation details: 20065/1883 LYON MARGARET E JAMES ALICE I WINGHAM
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Death of a brotherGeorge LYON
January 4, 1884 (Age 40 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3960/1884 LYON GEORGE JAMES G MARGARET NEWTOWN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 1018
Birth of a son
#3
James George LYON
March 25, 1887 (Age 43 years)
Citation details: 23676/1887 LYON JAMES G JAMES ALICE I TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Marriage of a siblingRobert William LYONAnn ANDREWSView this family
September 14, 1887 (Age 44 years)
Citation details: 5217/1887 LYON ROBERT W ANDREWS ANN TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 670 and 1017
Birth of a son
#4
John Radcliffe LYON
August 30, 1888 (Age 45 years)
Citation details: 24418/1888 LYON JOHN R JAMES ALICE J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Birth of a son
#5
Frank Waugh LYON
about 1890 (Age 46 years)
Citation details: 33607/1890 LYON FRANK W JAMES ALICE I TAREE
Marriage of a siblingEdmund Thomas Edward LYONMargaret HENDERSONView this family
about 1891 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 4631/1891 LYON EDMUND T E HENDERSON MARGARET KEMPSEY
Marriage of a siblingFrancis Henry LYONClara Marion JOHNSTONView this family
July 1, 1891 (Age 47 years)
Citation details: 7575/1891 LYON FRANCIS H JOHNSTON CLARA M TAREE
Birth of a son
#6
Percival Ernest LYON
November 22, 1891 (Age 48 years)
Citation details: 34447/1892 LYON PERCIVAL E JAMES ALICE J TAREE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Birth of a daughter
#7
Mary Emily LYON
February 19, 1893 (Age 49 years)
Citation details: 34732/1893 LYON MARY C JAMES ALICE I TAREE
Cameron - Mary
Cameron - Mary

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Birth of a son
#8
Clayton Alexander LYON
about 1895 (Age 51 years)
Citation details: 8035/1895 LYON CLAYTON A JAMES ALICE I TAREE
Lyon - Clayton Alexander and Agnes Sovina
Lyon - Clayton Alexander and Agnes Sovina

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Note: The headstone for Clayton is inscribed with his DOB as 14-1-1896.
Death of a sisterSophia Mary LYON
about 1895 (Age 51 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10952/1895 LYON SOPHIA M JAMES G MARGARET SYDNEY
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Birth of a son
#9
Cecil Johnston LYON
about 1896 (Age 52 years)
Citation details: 6571/1896 LYON CECIL J JAMES ALICE I PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a son
#10
Leslie B LYON
about 1897 (Age 53 years)
Citation details: 34646/1897 LYON LESLIE B JAMES ALICE I PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a son
#11
Harry LYON
about 1900 (Age 56 years)
Citation details: 15877/1900 LYON HARRY JAMES ALICE I PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childJohn BRANSDONMargaret Elizabeth LYONView this family
about 1904 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 9826/1904 BRANSDON JOHN LYON MARGARET E PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a siblingSamuel Ernest LYONAgnes EASTONView this family
July 6, 1904 (Age 60 years)
Citation details: 6376/1904 LYON SAMUEL E EASTON AGNES COPELAND
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc; Taree, NSW;2004
Citation details: 805
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Muriel A BRANSDON
about 1908 (Age 64 years)
Citation details: 17945/1908 BRANSDON MURIEL A JOHN MARGARET E PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a motherMargaret BROOMFIELD
December 1, 1910 (Age 67 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 3898/1911 LYON MARGARET GEORGE ELIZABETH WINGHAM
Lyon - Margaret
Lyon - Margaret

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Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Marriage of a childJames George LYONIsabella McMURRAYView this family
about 1914 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 14147/1914 LYON JAMES G MCMURRAY ISABEL CLARENCE TOWN
Marriage of a childAlbert James Radcliffe LYONMary Emily LYONView this family
about 1914 (Age 70 years)
Citation details: 7467/1914 LYON ALBERT J R LYON MARY E PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a granddaughter
#2
Joy G LYON
about 1916 (Age 72 years)
Citation details: LYON JOY G 21278/1916  JAMES G ISABEL WEST MAITLAND
Death of a sonPercival Ernest LYON
August 29, 1916 (Age 73 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 10563/1916 LYON PERCIVAL E JAMES ALICE I REDFERN
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397
Birth of a granddaughter
#3
Elizabeth M BRANSDON
calculated June 1917 (Age 73 years)

Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas

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Note: The headstone for Elizabeth is inscribed that she was 8 months of age at the time of her death in August 1918.
Death of a granddaughterElizabeth M BRANSDON
February 17, 1918 (Age 74 years)
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas

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Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 1117/1918 BRANSDON ELIZABETH M JOHN MARGARET E PORT MACQUARIE
Birth of a grandchild
#4
Dallas L BRANSDON
calculated February 1919 (Age 75 years)

Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas

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Note: The headstone for Dallas is inscribed that Dallas was 3½ years of age at the time of his/her death in 1922.
Marriage of a childJohn Radcliffe LYONViolet FOXView this family
about 1921 (Age 77 years)
Citation details: 8366/1921 LYON JOHN R FOX VIOLET LISMORE
Death of a grandchildDallas L BRANSDON
August 19, 1922 (Age 79 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 12134/1922 BRANSDON DALLAS L JOHN MARGARET E PORT MACQUARIE
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas
Bransdon - John, Elizabeth and Dallas

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Marriage of a childFrank Waugh LYONLucy Janet WILSONView this family
about 1923 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: 12216/1923 LYON FRANK W WILSON LUCY J KEMPSEY
Marriage of a childLeslie B LYONPearl WALLISView this family
about 1923 (Age 79 years)
Citation details: 8458/1923 LYON LESLIE B WALLIS PEARL DUNGOG
Birth of a grandson
#5
Thomas Wilson LYON
September 14, 1927 (Age 84 years)

Wilson - Thomas Davenport and Agnes Anna and Lyon - Thomas Wilson and Wilson - John
Wilson - Thomas Davenport and Agnes Anna and Lyon - Thomas Wilson and Wilson - John

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Marriage of a childClayton Alexander LYONAgnes Sovina HOLLISView this family
about 1927 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: 13126/1927 LYON CLAYTON A HOLLIS AGNES S PORT MACQUARIE
Marriage of a childCecil Johnston LYONMay HOLLISView this family
about 1927 (Age 83 years)
Citation details: 13128/1927 LYON CECIL J HOLLIS MAY PORT MACQUARIE
Death of a grandsonThomas Wilson LYON
September 26, 1927 (Age 84 years)
Wilson - Thomas Davenport and Agnes Anna and Lyon - Thomas Wilson and Wilson - John
Wilson - Thomas Davenport and Agnes Anna and Lyon - Thomas Wilson and Wilson - John

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Death of a sisterElizabeth LYON
May 14, 1932 (Age 88 years)
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 9938/1932 CAMPBELL ELIZABETH JAMES G MARGARET WINGHAM
Campbell - Francis W F and Elizabeth
Campbell - Francis W F and Elizabeth

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Death July 28, 1939 (Age 96 years)
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18583/1939 LYON JAMES JAMES GEORGE MARGARET PORT MACQUARIE
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella

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Burial
Address: Anglican portion.
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella

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Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: June 13, 1842Paterson, New South Wales, Australia
-2 years
elder sister
Elizabeth LYON
Birth: April 23, 1840 24 17Paterson, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 14, 1932Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
himself
2 years
younger brother
John LYON
Birth: July 20, 1845 29 22Bundarra, New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 31, 1942
2 years
younger brother
2 years
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
4 years
younger sister
Sophia Mary LYON
Birth: October 13, 1855 40 32Dingo Creek, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1895Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
3 years
younger brother
Edmund Thomas Edward LYON
Birth: September 17, 1861 46 38Dingo Creek, New South Wales, Australia
Death: July 12, 1959Bellingen, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
younger brother
Francis Henry LYON
Birth: between April 7, 1864 and September 9, 1864 48 41Dingo Creek, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 17, 1958Taree, New South Wales, Australia
4 years
younger brother
Samuel Ernest LYON
Birth: October 29, 1867 52 44Manning River District (Taree), New South Wales, Australia
Death: March 7, 1948Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
Family with Alice Isabella JOHNSTON - View this family
himself
wife
Marriage: October 15, 1879Dingo Creek, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
daughter
Annie Gertrude LYON
Birth: about 1881 37 21Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 26, 1972Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
3 years
daughter
3 years
son
James George LYON
Birth: March 25, 1887 43 27Marlee, New South Wales, Australia
Death: November 2, 1968Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
17 months
son
John Radcliffe LYON
Birth: August 30, 1888 45 29Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 22, 1952Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Frank Waugh LYON
Birth: about 1890 46 30Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Death: May 20, 1970Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
23 months
son
Percival Ernest LYON
Birth: November 22, 1891 48 32Wingham, New South Wales, Australia
Death: August 29, 1916Redfern, New South Wales, Australia
15 months
daughter
3 years
son
Clayton Alexander LYON
Birth: about 1895 51 35Taree, New South Wales, Australia
Death: January 6, 1959Wauchope, New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
Cecil Johnston LYON
Birth: about 1896 52 36Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
Death: June 11, 1979New South Wales, Australia
2 years
son
4 years
son
Harry LYON
Birth: about 1900 56 40Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia
Death: about 1972Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia

BirthBirths registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: V18432701 28/1843 LYON JAMES JAMES MARGARET
BirthPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397 and 657
MarriageMarriages registered in New South Wales.
Citation details: 3740/1879 LYON JAMES JOHNSTON ALICE J MANNING RIVER
MarriagePre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 397, 463 and 657
DeathDeaths Registered in New South Wales
Publication: New South Wales Government
Citation details: 18583/1939 LYON JAMES JAMES GEORGE MARGARET PORT MACQUARIE
DeathPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657
DeathHeadstone - Lyon - James and Alice Isabella
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella
Lyon - James and Alice Isabella

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BurialPre 1860 Pioneer Register - Book 1
Publication: Manning Wallamba Family History Society Inc, Taree NSW, 2001
Citation details: 657