John Lyman

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John Lyman, whose ancestry is unknown (or not traced here), was born at Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, in 1660.1 He died at South Farms, Northampton, Hampshire Co., Massachusetts, 8 November 1740.2

John married, as her 2nd husband, Mindwell Sheldon, daughter of Isaac Sheldon and Mary Woodford, at Northampton, 19 April 1687.1


Mindwell Sheldon b. 24 Feb 1665/66, d. 8 Apr 1735
  • Mindwell Lyman2 b. 30 Aug 1688
  • Dorcas Lyman2 b. 1690
  • Hannah Lyman2 b. 2 Apr 1692
  • John Lyman2 b. 12 Oct 1693
  • Esther Lyman2 b. 15 Feb 1698
  • Gideon Lyman2 b. 19 Mar 1700
  • Elizabeth Lyman2 b. 8 Dec 1702
  • Phineas Lyman2 b. May 1706
  • Elias Lyman2 b. 15 May 1710, d. 17 Apr 1790
  • Gad Lyman2 b. 13 Feb 1713, d. 24 Oct 1791
This person was last edited on23 Dec 2017


  1. [S16] Mary L. Holman, Ancestry of Colonel John Harrington Stevens and His Wife Francis Helen Miller (Concord, New Hampshire: Rumsford Press, 1948), 399, further cited as Holman, Stevens-Miller Genealogy.
  2. [S767] Clara Pierce Olson Overbo, Ancestors and Descendants of Clark Proctor Nichols and Sarah (Sally) Stoughton in England and America 1620-2001 (Decorah, Iowa: Anundsen Publishing, 2002), 185, further cited as Overbo, Nichols.