John Allen Lyon1

M, #2075, b. 3 July 1868, d. 13 October 1940
Last Edited=24 Oct 2016
     John Allen Lyon, son of John Calhoun Lyon and Artelissa Travis, was born on 3 July 1868 at Jasper County, Mississippi.1 John Allen Lyon was the son of John Calhoun Lyon and Artelissa Travis.1

John Allen Lyon appeared on the United States census of 2 July 1870 in the household of John Calhoun Lyon at Clairborne, Jasper County, Mississippi.2

John Allen Lyon married Delia Ellis, daughter of William Perry Ellis and Armantha Welch.3

John Allen Lyon married Callie Finlayson.3

John Allen Lyon died on 13 October 1940 at Heidelberg, Jasper County, Mississippi, at age 72.1


  1. [S127] Laurie Roper, "Ancestry of Laurie Roper", 4 May 2003 (e-mail address). . Hereinafter cited as "Laurie Roper Genealogy."
  2. [S34] 1870 United States Census, population schedule, Clairborne, Jasper County, Mississippi, stamped page 584, line 20.; digital image by subscription, The Generations Network (; from the National Archives microfilm. A printed copy is in the personal records of this researcher.
  3. [S514] John P. S. Quinn, Descendants of Ezekiel Travis (2400 N. Braswood Blvd., Number 108: Privately published, 22 May 2016), p.12.. Hereinafter cited as Decendants of Ezekiel Travis.