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 and Kinghorne, son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, on 20 July 1736 at Houghton-le-Spring, County Durham, EnglandG. She died on 22 April 1778 at age 64 at Hetton-le-Hole, County Durham, EnglandG. She was buried on 26 April 1778.
     Her married name became Lyon.

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

John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne1

M, #9492, b. 8 May 1663, d. 10 May 1712
Last Edited=17 May 2018
     John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was born on 8 May 1663 at Castle Lyon, ScotlandG.1 He was the son of Patrick Lyon, 3rd Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Helen Middleton.1 A contract for the marriage of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope was signed on 21 September 1691.1 He died on 10 May 1712 at age 49.1
     He was educated at St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1695.1 He succeeded as the 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne [S., 1677] on 15 May 1695.1 He succeeded as the 4th Lord Lyon and Glamis [S., 1606] on 15 May 1695.1 He succeeded as the 12th Lord Glamis [S., 1445] on 15 May 1695.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Forfarshire in 1696.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in February 1702/3.1 In 1708 he avoided imprisonment for suspected complicity in the abortive French invasion of Scotland by obtaining a medical certificate testifying to his infirmity.1

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

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3781. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Elizabeth Stanhope1

F, #9493, b. circa 1663, d. 24 April 1723
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Elizabeth Stanhope was born circa 1663. She was the daughter of Philip Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Chesterfield and Lady Elizabeth Butler.1,2 A contract for the marriage of Lady Elizabeth Stanhope and John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was signed on 21 September 1691.3 She died on 24 April 1723 at Castle Lyon, ScotlandG.3
     From 21 September 1691, her married name became Lyon.

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

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.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3781. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Patrick Lyon, Lord Glamis1

M, #9494, b. 1692, d. before September 1709
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Patrick Lyon, Lord Glamis was born in 1692.1 He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope.1 He died before September 1709, unmarried.1
     He gained the title of Lord Glamis between 1695 and 1709.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Philip Lyon, Lord Glamis1

M, #9495, b. 29 October 1693, d. 18 March 1711/12
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Philip Lyon, Lord Glamis was baptised on 29 October 1693.1 He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope.1 He died on 18 March 1711/12 at age 18 at London, EnglandG, from smallpox, unmarried.1
     He gained the title of Lord Glamis between 1709 and 1712.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne1

M, #9496, b. 27 April 1696, d. 13 November 1715
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was baptised on 27 April 1696.1 He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope.1 He died on 13 November 1715 at age 19 at Sheriffmuir, ScotlandG, killed in action, unmarried.1
     He succeeded as the 5th Lord Lyon and Glamis [S., 1606] on 10 May 1712.2 He succeeded as the 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne [S., 1677] on 10 May 1712.1 He succeeded as the 13th Lord Glamis [S., 1445] on 10 May 1712.2 He fought in the Battle of Sheriffmuir on 13 November 1715.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne1

M, #9497, b. 12 July 1699, d. 11 May 1728
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was baptised on 12 July 1699.1 He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope.1 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, ScotlandG.1 He died on 11 May 1728 at age 28, from an accidental wound recevied in a street brawl two days earlier.1
     He succeeded as the 13th Lord Glamis [S., 1445] on 13 November 1715.2 He succeeded as the 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne [S., 1677] on 13 November 1715.1 He succeeded as the 6th Lord Lyon and Glamis [S., 1606] on 13 November 1715.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Susan Cochrane1

F, #9498, d. 23 June 1754
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Lady Susan Cochrane was the daughter of John Campbell Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Anne Murray.1 She married, firstly, Charles Lyon, 6th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne, son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope, on 25 July 1725 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.1 She married, secondly, George Forbes on 2 April 1745.1 She died on 23 June 1754.1
     Her married name became Lyon. Her married name became Forbes.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Forbes1

M, #9499
Last Edited=17 May 2018
     George Forbes married Lady Susan Cochrane, daughter of John Campbell Cochrane, 4th Earl of Dundonald and Lady Anne Murray, on 2 April 1745.1
     He was Master of the Horse to Bonnie Prince Charlie.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

M, #9500, b. 24 December 1702, d. 4 January 1734/35
Last Edited=17 May 2018
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     James Lyon, 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne was baptised on 24 December 1702.1 He was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne and Lady Elizabeth Stanhope.1 He married Mary Oliphant, daughter of George Oliphant and unknown Young, on 6 March 1731.1 He died on 4 January 1734/35 at age 32 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG, without issue.1 He was buried on 18 January 1734/35.
     He succeeded as the 7th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne [S., 1677] on 11 May 1728.1 He succeeded as the 14th Lord Glamis [S., 1445] on 11 May 1728.2 He succeeded as the 7th Lord Lyon and Glamis [S., 1606] on 11 May 1728.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3782. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]