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Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Born: 1828
    Died: 1907
    Married: Anna Maria HOLDEN

Census Records
1870 Michigan Jackson Co, Pulaski Township, r.678-679 p.346R
Isaac is shown with the following household:
    Isaac Lyons, age 32, M, W, Farmer, born in New York
    Mariah, age 30, F, W, Keeping House, born in New York
    Mary, age 19, F, W, at home, born in Michigan
    Seth??? age 16, M, W, ?, born in Michigan
    William, age 14, M, W, ?, born in Michigan
    Ester, age 8, F, W, born in Michigan
    Elvira, age 3, F, W, born in Michigan

I think that Isaac and Mariah's ages are off by 10 years. They were born in 1828 and 1829 respectively.
1880 Michigan Jackson Co, Pulaski Township, p. 170A

Isaac is shown with the following household:
    Isaac P. LYONS, M,W, age 52, b. NY, Farmer, father b. Ireland, mother b. NY
    Maria, Wife, F, W, age 51, b. NJ, Keeping House, father b. NJ, mother b. NY
    William, son, M, W, age 24, b. MI, Farm Laborer
    Elizabeth, Daughter-in-law, F, W, age 24, b. NY, mother & father b. England
    Ella, Daughter, F, W, age 12, b. MI, At School

Children of Isaac Puffer LYONS and Anna Maria HOLDEN are:
  1. Mary LYONS
    Born: Abt. 1851 in MI

  2. Seth LYONS
    Born: Abt. 1854 in MI


  3. William Holdridge LYONS
    Born: May 21, 1856 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: March 08, 1936

  4. Esther LYONS
    Born: October 15, 1861 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: January 14, 1938

  5. Ella May LYONS
    Is this Elvira?


Ella May LYONS
    Father: Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Mother: Anna Maria HOLDEN
    Married: B. Frank WILLIAMS

Child of Ella May LYONS and B. Frank WILLIAMS is:
  1. Frankie WILLIAMS

Mary LYONS
    Father: Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Mother: Anna Maria HOLDEN
    Born: Abt. 1851 in MI


Seth LYONS
    Father: Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Mother: Anna Maria HOLDEN
    Born: Abt. 1854 in MI


William Holdridge LYONS
    Father: Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Mother: Anna Maria HOLDEN
    Born: May 21, 1856 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: March 08, 1936
    Married: Mary Elizabeth BATER January 31, 1875 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI

Notes: Was the Sunday School Superintendant at the M.E. Church in Mosherville, MI for 18 years.

Children of William Holdridge LYONS and Mary Elizabeth BATER are:

  1. Jennie R. LYONS
        Born: November 13, 1875 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
        Died: December 21, 1878

  2. Mabel Lura LYONS
        Born: August 12, 1882 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
        Died: September 26, 1951 in Hanover, Jackson Co, MI in Foote Hospital

  3. Charles Bater LYONS
        Born: November 1, 1892 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
        Died: December 3, 1927

  4. Florence LYONS
        Born: July 18, 1900 in Pulaski, Jackson CO, MI



Esther "Et" LYONS
    Father: Isaac Puffer LYONS
    Mother: Anna Maria HOLDEN

    Born: October 15, 1861 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: January 14, 1938
    Married: William BATER 1885 in Scipio Township, Hillsdale Co, MI

Children of Esther LYONS and William BATER are:
1. Minie BATER
    Born: October 14, 1888 in Scipio Township, Hillsdale Co, MI
    Died: October 23, 1900

2. Montie BATER
    Born: October 9, 1886 in Mosherville Station, Scipio Township, Hillsdale Co, MI
    Died: April 24, 1960 in Scipio Township, Hillsdale Co, MI

Jennie R. LYONS
    Father: William Holdridge LYONS
    Mother: Mary Elizabeth BATER
    Born: November 13, 1875 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: December 21, 1878


Mabel Lura LYONS
    Father: William Holdridge LYONS
    Mother: Mary Elizabeth BATER
    Born: August 12, 1882 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI8
    Died: September 26, 1951 in Foote Hospital, Hanover, Jackson Co, MI12
    Cause of death: Ascending renal infection as a result of diabetes, colitis, nephritis
    Buried: September 29, 1951 in Horton Cemetery, Hanover Township, Jackson Co, MI
    Married: Harvey Willson SKINNER October 04, 1899 in Hanover, Jackson Co, MI8

Children of Mabel LYONS and Harvey Willson SKINNER are:
1. Mildred E. SKINNER
    Born: June 18, 1902, Hanover, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: August 31, 1970

2. Lester Harvey SKINNER
    Born: December 10, 1905, Horton, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: December 23, 1996, OH

3. Almond SKINNER
    Living



Charles Bater LYONS
    Father: William Holdridge LYONS
    Mother: Mary Elizabeth BATER
    Born: November 1, 1892 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: December 3, 1927

Child of Charles Bater LYONS is:
1. Louise LYONS


Charles Bater Lyons, standing at left


Florence LYONS
    Father: William Holdridge LYONS
    Mother: Mary Elizabeth BATER
    Born: July 18, 1900 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI


Louise LYONS
    Father: Charles Bater LYONS


Frankie WILLIAMS
    Father: B. Frank WILLIAMS
    Mother: Ella May LYONS


B. Frank WILLIAMS
    Married: Ella May LYONS

Child of B. Frank WILLIAMS and Ella May LYONS is:

  1. Frankie WILLIAMS

Anna Maria HOLDEN
    Born: 1829
    Died: 1917
    Married: Isaac Puffer LYONS

Children of Anna Maria HOLDEN and Isaac Puffer LYONS are:
  1. Mary LYONS
    Born: Abt. 1851 in MI

  2. Seth LYONS
    Born: Abt. 1854 in MI


  3. William Holdridge LYONS
    Born: May 21, 1856 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: March 08, 1936

  4. Esther LYONS
    Born: October 15, 1861 in Pulaski, Jackson Co, MI
    Died: January 14, 1938

  5. Ella May LYONS
    Is this Elvira?

Anna Maria Holden, bef. 1917
Anna Maria Holden, bef. 1917.


Anna Maria Holden, center



Ernest LYONS
    Married: Jessamine SKINNER

Child of Ernest LYONS and Jessamine SKINNER is:
1. Denzel LYONS




Denzel LYONS
    Father: Ernest LYONS
    Mother: Jessamine SKINNER
    Married first: Gwendoline RUTAN
    Married second: Viola JOHNSON

According to Almond SKINNER, "Denzel Lyons went berserk and murdered his second wife, and then committed suicide."

Census Records
1830 Michigan Jackson Co, Hanover Township, Series T626 R. 995 P. 60

Denzel is shown with the following household:

Lyons, Denzel E, male, white, age 27, married at age 20, b. Michigan, father & mother b. Michigan, laborer at odd jobs

Gwendolyn N., female, white, age 26, married at age 19, b. Michigan, father & mother b. Michigan

 

Children of Denzel LYONS and Viola JOHNSON are:
1. Ernest Denzel LYONS
    Born: July 03, 1936
    Died: August 23, 1991 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co, MI

2. Gwendolyn LYONS


Gwendoline RUTAN
    Died: at an early age
    Married: Denzel LYONS


Viola JOHNSON
    Married: Denzel LYONS

Children of Viola JOHNSON and Denzel LYONS are:
1. Ernest Denzel LYONS
    Born: July 03, 1936
    Died: August 23, 1991 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co, MI

2. Gwendolyn LYONS


Ernest Denzel LYONS
    Father: Denzel LYONS
    Mother: Viola JOHNSON
    Born: July 03, 1936
    Died: August 23, 1991 in Kalamazoo, Kalamazoo Co, MI


Gwendolyn LYONS
    Father: Denzel LYONS
    Mother: Viola JOHNSON


Marcia LYONS
    Married: Will BEVEIER