LYONS, Thomas
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LYONS, THOMAS, husband of Orpha Snavely, daughter of Joseph Snavely, was born in county Cork, Ireland, in 1860. He is a son of John and Mary (Keller)Lyons. He attended school in Cork. At the age of twenty he came to America and located in the state of New York, where he found employment, and remained there until 1884. He then came to Hummelstown, and was employed for a year or more by the railroad company. In 1885 he married Miss Snavely and located upon the farm; he is now devoting his attention to its cultivation and improvement; he conducts his business with energy and industry, and is very successful. He is an honorable man, social in his intercourse with others and has made many friends in the community in which he resides.