John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis (c.1515 - c.1559) MP

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Birthplace: Glamis, Angushire, Scotland
Death: Died in Stoke,By Newark,Nottinghamshire,England
Occupation: 7th Lord of Glamis, 6th Lord of Glamis
Managed by: Harold Allen Buell, Jr.
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About John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis

http://thepeerage.com/p10940.htm#i109395

John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis is the son of John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis and Janet Douglas. He married Janet Keith, daughter of Robert Keith, Master of Marischal and Lady Elizabeth Douglas, on 6 February 1542/43.2 He died before 18 September 1559.

    John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis gained the title of 7th Lord Glamis.1 
    He was imprisoned and sentenced to be executed, but was respited until he should attain majority, in the interim, he was orderd to be closely confined and his estates declared forfeited. On the death of King James V, he was released and restored to his estates and honours by Parliament, 15 March 1542/3.

Children of John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis and Janet Keith

1.Sir Thomas Lyon, Master of Glamis

2.Margaret Lyon+1 d. Dec 1625

3.John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis+ b. c 1544, d. 17 Mar 1578

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 VI, page 258. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

2.[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 2, page 2195. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

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John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis is the son of John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis and Janet Douglas. He married Janet Keith, daughter of Robert Keith, Master of Marischal and Lady Elizabeth Douglas, on 6 February 1542/43. He died before 18 September 1559.

John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis gained the title of 7th Lord Glamis.

He was imprisoned and sentenced to be executed, but was respited until he should attain majority, in the interim, he was orderd to be closely confined and his estates declared forfeited. On the death of King James V, he was released and restored to his estates and honours by Parliament, 15 March 1542/3.

Children of John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis and Janet Keith

Sir Thomas Lyon, Master of Glamis

Margaret Lyon+ d. Dec 1625

John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis+ b. c 1544, d. 17 Mar 1578

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John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis's Timeline

1515
1515
Glamis, Angushire, Scotland
1521
1521
Age 6
1521
Age 6
1540
1540
Age 25
Scotland
1542
February 6, 1542
Age 27
1544
1544
Age 29
Glamis, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom
1547
December 30, 1547
Age 33
Glamis, Angushire, Scotland
1559
September 18, 1559
Age 44
Stoke,By Newark,Nottinghamshire,England