Lyon Family History
Lyon Surname History
This Lyon origins and history page contains the contributed history of the Lyon family name made up of user-submitted content from other users interested in the Lyon family. The Lyon family name is an old lineage that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the Lyon family has spread, it has evolved making its origin a challenge to piece together. Lyon family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Lyon family members.
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The evolution of Lyon begins with the origins of thesurname. Even in the early generations of a name there are variations in that single name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was not unusual for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Lyon family members have migrated across various regions all throughout history. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Lyon name may have changed with them.
Lyon country of origin
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The nationality of Lyon can be complicated to determine because country boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Lyon may be difficult to determine as result of whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that come from a craft, which can appear in multiple countries independently (such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk").
Meaning of the last name Lyon
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The meaning of Lyon come may come from a craft, such as the name "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill. A lot of these craft-based family names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages spoken by its progenitors. Many western names like Lyon originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these surnames are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Esther Lyon
- Horatio Lyon 1801 - 1879
- Amelia A. Lyon-Burch
- Alfred Colburn Lyon 1753 - 1813
- Alfred Lyon ? - 1813
- Hannah Lyon-Strickler
- Pearl Lyon
- Abigail Husted Lyon 1734 - 1815
- Lois Lyon 1737 - 1795
- Lady Christian Dawson-Damer Lyon-Bowes
- Elfleda Lyon Janes
- Eunice Lyon
- Mary Broddle Lyon 1869 - ?
- Lydia Ballard Lyon
- Lavinia Lydia Ballard Lyon 1756 - 1822
- Princess Anne Of Bowes Lyon Denmark 1917 - 1980
- Moses Lyon 1758 - 1844
Lyon Family Tree
Famous people named Lyon
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Lyon
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Lyon. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Lyon family
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Lyon spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Lyon were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have given rise misspellings of Lyon. Surnames like Lyon vary in how they're said and written as they travel across villages, family lines, and languages over the years. Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Lyon name are important to understanding the history of the name.