Frederick's Top Matches
About Frederick Lyon, Min. of Airlie
Frederick Lyon, fifth son of John L. of Wester Ogil, and Catherine Ogilvie, and brother of preceding ; educated at Univ. of St Andrews ; M.A. (23rd July 1672); licen. by Presb. of Forfar in 1676 ; pres. by Patrick, first Earl of Strathmore, 29th Sept. 1681 ; was recommended 11th April for ordination, and adm. 12th May 1682; app. clerk to Presb. 1st May 1683; died of phthisis Sept. 1699, aged about 47. He marr. 1683, Isobel, daugh. of James Cramond of Balnakeith, she survived him, and had issue —
- James of Easterdeanhouses;
- a daugh. (marr. George Lyon, min. of Yersdon).
SOURCE: Fasti ecclesiae scoticanae: the succession of ministers in the Church of Scotland from the reformation, Vol. V, page 247