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Surnames: Lyon, Price
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Looking for origin of my Daniel Lyon who was in the MS Territory very early. First
record is marriage to Frances Price 1808 in Claiborne County, MS. He died there before
1830, as Frances was along on the federal census.
There was also a Peter Lyon about the same time who appeared to be older, and may be
related...brother or father. I believe his wife's name was Margaret. He died before
1820, as Margaret was listed alone on the census.
If you know of these two men and they fit into your Lyon family, please contact me.
Since the Lyon surname is very prevalent in early New England and prior to the time I find
these men, it is reasonable to believe they migrated from there, possibly right after the