North of the Sands

Westmorland Church Notes - Lyon


Lyon Ravenstonedale

(W). Here are deposited the Remains of George Edward Lyon, second Son of Benjamin Lyon, Esquire, and Mary his Wife, both of the Island of Jamaica. He was born on the 19th of March 1800 and died . . . . . (Remainder broken away 1886, the whole since gone, 1889. Bur. 18 July 1810. George E. Lyon late from Jamaica, a scholar at this school aged 10 years. Par. reg. per. Reverend Mr. Metcalfe).