Jean Nicholsen

F, #9491, b. 22 September 1713, d. 22 April 1778
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Jean Nicholsen was born on 22 September 1713. She was the daughter of James Nicholsen and Anne Allan. She married Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore, son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, on 20 July 1736 at Houghton-le-Spring, County Durham, England. She died on 22 April 1778 at age 64 at Hetton-le-Hole, County Durham, England. She was buried on 26 April 1778.
      Her married name became Lyon.

Children of Jean Nicholsen and Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore

John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore

M, #9492, b. 8 May 1663, d. 10 May 1712
Last Edited=2 Nov 2004
     John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore was born on 8 May 1663 at Castle Lyon. He was the son of Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Helen Middleton. He married Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, daughter of Philip Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Chesterfield and Lady Elizabeth Butler, on 21 September 1691. He died on 10 May 1712 at age 49.
     He gained the title of 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne.

Children of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 184. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Lady Elizabeth Stanhope1

F, #9493, b. circa 1663, d. 24 April 1723
Last Edited=20 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Elizabeth Stanhope was born circa 1663. She was the daughter of Philip Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Chesterfield and Lady Elizabeth Butler.1,2 She married John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore, son of Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Helen Middleton, on 21 September 1691. She died on 24 April 1723 at Castle Lyon.
      Her married name became Lyon.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Stanhope and John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 184. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 66. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Patrick Lyon, Lord Glamis

M, #9494, b. 1692, d. September 1709
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Patrick Lyon, Lord Glamis was born in 1692. He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope. He died in September 1709, unmarried.
     He gained the title of Lord Glamis.

Philip Lyon, Lord Glamis

M, #9495, b. 29 October 1693, d. 18 March 1711/12
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Philip Lyon, Lord Glamis was christened on 29 October 1693. He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope. He died on 18 March 1711/12 at age 18 at London, England, from smallpox, unmarried.
     He gained the title of Lord Glamis.

John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore

M, #9496, b. 27 April 1696, d. 13 November 1715
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore was christened on 27 April 1696. He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope. He died on 13 November 1715 at age 19 at Sheriffmuir, Scotland, killed in action, unmarried.
     He gained the title of 5th Earl of Strathmore. He fought in the Battle of Sheriffmuir on 13 November 1715.

Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore

M, #9497, b. circa 1699, d. 11 May 1728
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore was born circa 1699. He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope. He was christened on 12 July 1699. He married Lady Susan Cochrane, daughter of John Campbell Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Anne Murray, on 25 July 1725 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. He died on 11 May 1728, from an accidental wound recevied in a street brawl two days earlier.
     He gained the title of 6th Earl of Strathmore.

Lady Susan Cochrane

F, #9498, d. 23 June 1754
Last Edited=18 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.18%
     Lady Susan Cochrane was the daughter of John Campbell Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Anne Murray. She married, firstly, Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore, son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, on 25 July 1725 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. She married, secondly, George Forbes on 2 April 1745. She died on 23 June 1754.
      Her married name became Lyon. Her married name became Forbes.

George Forbes

M, #9499
Last Edited=30 May 2008
     George Forbes married Lady Susan Cochrane, daughter of John Campbell Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Anne Murray, on 2 April 1745.

James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore

M, #9500, b. circa 1702, d. 4 January 1734/35
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore was born circa 1702. He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope. He was christened on 24 December 1702. He married Mary Oliphant, daughter of Charles Oliphant and unknown Young, on 6 March 1731. He died on 4 January 1734/35 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. He was buried on 18 January 1734/35.
     He gained the title of 7th Earl of Strathmore.