Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne


Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

Thomas Lyon, 8th Earl of Strathmore (1704–18 January 1753) was the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne.

On 20 July 1736, he married Jean Nicholsen, at Houghton-le-Spring. They had seven children:

*John Bowes, 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1737–1776)
*James Philip Lyon (1738–1763)
*Hon. Thomas Lyon (1741–1796)
*Mary Lyon (d. 1767)
*Susan Lyon (d. 26 Feb 1769)
*Anne Lyon (c. 1753–?). Married John Simpson. Their daughter Maria Susannah Simpson married Thomas Liddell, 1st Baron Ravensworth.
*Jane Lyon (d. 1836)


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