Lyons, Edward, Sgt., 25th USCI, Company I. Born 5 April 1840,
Franklin County, Pennsylvania Enlisted in 25th USCT Infantry, Company I. Died
9 July 1903 at McAlisterville, Juniata County, Pennsylvania; buried in Lost
Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Husband of Mary Elizabeth Molson. Father of
six. Occupation: Farmer. (Source:
Jeannette L. Molson)
Notes: Mustered in 2 February 1864; promoted from corporal 1 September 1864; mustered out with company 6 December 1865 (Bates).
Samuel P. Bates, History of the Pennsylvania Volunteers, 1861-1865, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, 1868.
Jeannette L. Molson, Woodland, California, correspondence with Afrolumens Project, 15 January 2006; 28 April 2006,12 June 2006.
Lost Creek Presbyterian Church, 1800-1887, http://www.lostcreekpres.org/history/lostpast.htm | Cemetery transcriptions available on Rootsweb: http://www.rootsweb.com/~pajuniat/loscrprs.htm
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