John Lyon was born on an unknown date to John Lyon (-1382) and Jean Stewart (-1404) and died 1435 of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Graham (c1400-1435) circa 1400 JL . Notable ancestors include Hugh Capet (c940-996), Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), William I of England (1027-1087). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Scotland, Germany, Belgium, England, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands.


Offspring of Sir John Lyon and Elizabeth Graham (c1400-1435)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Patrick Lyon, 1st Lord Glamis (-1459) 21 March 1459 Isabel Ogilvy (-1484)

David Lyon (?-?)
Michael Lyon (?-?)

Common ancestors of John Lyon (-1435) and Elizabeth Graham (c1400-1435)

  1. Cecilia de Dunbar (-c1309)
  2. James Stewart, 5th High Steward of Scotland (-1309)
  3. Marjorie Bruce (1296-1316)
  4. Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329)
  5. Robert II of Scotland (1316-1390)
  6. Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland (c1296-1327)

Namesakes of John Lyon (-1435)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis (1521-1558)John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis (1491-1528)Janet Douglas (?-1537)Janet Keith (?-1559)
John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1696-1715)Sheriffmuir, Perthshire, Scotland, United KingdomJohn Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1663-1712)Elizabeth Stanhope (1663-1723)
John Lyon, 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1737-1776)West Rainton, County Durham, England, United Kingdomship to PortugalThomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1704-1753)Jean Nicholson (1713-1778)Mary Eleanor Bowes (1749-1800)
John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis (1491-1528)John Lyon, 4th Lord Glamis (-1500)Elizabeth Gray (?-1526)Janet Douglas (?-1537)
John Lyon (-1382)John de Lyon, Baron of Forteviot (1290-)Jean Stewart (-1404)
John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1663-1712)Huntly Castle, Scotland, United KingdomPatrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Kinghorne and Strathmore (1643-1695)Helen Middleton (c1645-1708)Elizabeth Stanhope (1663-1723)
John Lyon, 4th Lord Glamis (-1500)John Lyon, 3rd Lord Glamis (-1497)Elizabeth Scrymgeour (-bef1492)Elizabeth Gray (?-1526)
John Lyon, 2nd Earl of Kinghorne (1596-1646)Patrick Lyon, 1st Earl of Kinghorne (1575-1615)Anne Murray (c1575-1618)Margaret Erskine (?-?) + Elizabeth Maule (c1605-1659)
John Lyon, 3rd Lord Glamis (-1497)Patrick Lyon, 1st Lord Glamis (-1459)Isabel Ogilvy (?-1484)Elizabeth Scrymgeour (?-bef1492)
John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis (1544-1578)John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis (1521-1558)Janet Keith (?-1559)Elizabeth Abernethy (1548-1581)
John Lyon (-1435)John Lyon (-1382)Jean Stewart (-1404)Elizabeth Graham (c1400-1435)

Footnotes (including sources)

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  Robin Patterson