Marjorie Lyon (1899 - 1967)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Marjorie Lyon’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Marjorie so that her life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Marjorie’s biography.

Marjorie Lyon Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Marjorie Lyon and her immediate Lyon family. Add to Marjorie Lyon's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with her family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Marjorie.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Marjorie Lyon? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Marjorie finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Marjorie attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Marjorie did for a living or if she had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Marjorie Lyon is a military veteran.

Middle name

Unknown. Add middle name

Maiden name

Unknown. Add maiden name

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Marjorie's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Marjorie's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Marjorie a religious woman? Add Marjorie’s religion

Gender

Female

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Marjorie during various points of her life.

Timeline

1899 - In the year that Marjorie Lyon was born, on February 14th, the first voting machines were approved by Congress for use in federal elections. Several states were already using voting machines in their elections and the Federal government was finally convinced of their safety and accuracy.

1907 - At the age of merely 8 years old, Marjorie was alive when the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

1949 - By the time she was 50 years old, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

1964 - She was 65 years old when on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

1967 - In the year of Marjorie Lyon's passing, on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

Marjorie Lyon Family Tree

Who was Marjorie’s parents? Did she get married and did they have children? Share Marjorie’s family tree to share her legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Marjorie's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Marjorie Lyon
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Marjorie's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Marjorie Lyon is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to her obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Marjorie Lyon passed away in November 1967 at age 67. No cause of death has been entered. She was born on November 17, 1899. There is no information about Marjorie's immediate family. We know that Marjorie Lyon had been residing in Long Beach, Los Angeles County, California.

Memories

What do you remember about Marjorie Lyon? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about her. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Marjorie is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Marjorie Lyon

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources