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Arthur Edgar Lyon is the son of Mary Dell Cassingham and John McMillan Lyon. He was born 15 Aug 1899 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. He died 20 Jun 1965 at age 65 in Gold Beach, Curry, Oregon. He is buried at Presidio Military Cemetery, San Francisco, California.

  • On 3 Dec 1921, he married (1) Pauline Alice Penny in Burlington, Des Moines, Iowa. She was born 16 Jul 1904.
  • He married (2) Dorothy Leland.

Children of Arthur Edgar Lyon and Pauline Alice Penny:

  1. Mary Lyon was born in 1922 in Illinois. In 1945, she married Jack O. Keoughan in North Carolina.
  2. Joan Lyon was born 18 Feb 1925 in La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois and died there 4 Dec 1925.
  3. Barbara Lyon was born in 1930 in Illinois.


Arthur: Birth and Death from Social Security Death Index (SSN 562-58-1196) and Oregon Death Index, 1903-70 (Cert. # 7647).

Census Listings

The individuals in this family appear in the following census listings.

  • Arthur: 1900 Census. La Harpe City, Hancock, Illinois. Page 14.
  • Arhur: 1910 Census. La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. Page 2.
  • Arthur: 1920 Census. La Harpe, Hancock, Illinois. Page 7.

We are actively seeking more information on the individuals listed here (and their descendants). If you have any additional information, photographs or documents to share: please e-mail me.
Daniel Edwards

Last Updated: Sunday, April 07, 2002.