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John Lyon


(2nd Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne)

1663 - 1712

Noble. Born at Castle Huntly (Perth and Kinross). He married Elizabeth, daughter of the 2nd Earl of Chesterfield in 1691 and succeeded his father to the Earldom of Strathmore and Kinghorne in 1695. Lyon fathered no less than four future Earls of Strathmore.


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