Sarah A. Lyon (Peckham)

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Sarah Ann Almy Peckham

Death: August 15, 1869 (65)
Place of Burial: Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Daniel Peckham and Elizabeth Peckham (Almy)
Wife of William Lyon
Sister of William Gibbs Peckham; Susan Maria Peckham; Job Almy Peckham; Charles Baring Peckham; Francis Baring Peckham and 4 others
Half sister of Benjamin Ellery; William Ellery, signer of the "Declaration of Independence"; Abigail Ellery; Ann Ellery and Christopher Ellery

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About Sarah A. Lyon (Peckham)

Sarah Ann Peckham Lyon

Father: Daniel Peckham, b. Apr. 29, 1776, Middletown, RI; d. Jun. 26, 1850, June 26, 1850 (74), Middletown, RI

Mother: Elizabeth Almy, b. May 16, 1784, Middletown, RI; d. Sep. 3, 1855, Middletown, RI

Marriage: March 8, 1829, Newport, RI

Spouse: William Lyon, b. Jul. 10, 1802; d. 30 Nov 1853, Newport, RI; carpenter at Newport

Sarah Ann Peckham, daughter of Daniel and Elizabeth (Almy) Peckham, and William Lyon, son of William Lyon, both of Newport, RI, were married on March 8, 1829, in Newport by Reverend Mr. Choules.

Their children were:

  • Lucy M. Lyon, b. 1830; married W.H. Allen
  • Minerva Lyon, 1837-1839


Vital Record of Rhode Island: 1636-1850 : First Series : Births ..., Volume 20, by James Newell Arnold

Dunham genealogy: English and American branches of the Dunham family, by Isaac Watson Dunham, pg. 211

"Rhode Island, Deaths and Burials, 1802-1950," index, FamilySearch -

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Sarah A. Lyon (Peckham)'s Timeline

November 1, 1803
August 15, 1869
Age 65
Newport, Newport County, Rhode Island, United States