Margaret LYONS (1914-2003)


Margaret Elizabeth LYONS


Spouse: Derek Gordon Bickford JACKSON

Margaret Elizabeth LYONS,1 daughter of William LYONS (1866-1950) and Jane Hall MCILMOYLE (1881-1980?), was born on 22 November 1914 in Crindle, Myroe, County Derry, Ireland.1,2 She married Derek Gordon Bickford JACKSON on 27 January 1943.3 She died on 4 September 2003.2,4 She experienced Section No.


Derek Gordon Bickford JACKSON5 was the son of Arthur Reginald JACKSON (1891-1951) and Lilian Gordon BICKFORD (1892-1964).


1BMDCertificate: Birth, 1914, Lyons ME.
Text From Source: 22 Nov 1914. Margaret Elizabeth Lyons daur of William Lyons (farmer) and Jane Hall McIlmoyle was born at Crindle, Myroe, Bellarena, Co Derry
2Memorial Inscription: Jackson DGB.
Text From Source: JACKSON In loving memory of Margaret Elizabeth dearly loved wife of Derek 22 Nov 1914 - 4 Sep 2003 also her beloved husband Derek Gordon Bickford 14 Jul 1918 - 26 Nov 2003. At peace.
3Army Service File: Jackson DGB.
Text From Source: Date of birth given as 14 Jul 1918.
Date of marriage to Margaret E Lyons of 'Crindle', Myroe, Co Londonderry given as 27 Jan 1943.
4Presentation Bible: Lyons JH.
Text From Source: Presented to Rev J. H. Lyons from the congregations of Cavanaleck and Loughermore, September 1955.
John Hall Lyons was born 15 Jan 1917. On 5 Sep 1946 he married Mary Letitia Vaughan who was born 31 May 1917 and who died 24 Mar 1984 aged 66. He married Florence Rebecca Hoey on 14 Apr 1989 in Ballinderry Presbyterian Church.
Ordained at Cavanaleck on 15 May 1946 and installed on 28 Sep 1955 in Redrock & Druminnis. He was previously assistant in Argyle Place, Shankill Road, Belfast from Dec 1941 to Jan 1945. He was assistant-in-charge at First Killyleagh, Co. Down from Jul 1945 to Apr 1946. His home congregation was Myroe. He retired from Redrock & Druminnis on 31 Jan 1982.
William Lyons died 2 Jan 1950 aged 83.
Robert William Lyons died 8 Apr 1979 aged 68.
Samuel Robinson Lyons died 10 Oct 1988 aged 75.
James Alfred Lyons died 21 Dec 1999.
John Hall Lyons died 25 Apr 2001.
Hazel Currie Lyons died 14 Jul 2003.
Margaret Elizabeth Jackson died 4 Sep 2003.
5BMDCertificate: Death, 2003, Jackson DGB.
Text From Source: 26 Nov 2003. Derek Gordon Bickford Jackson (retired civil servant) died at Ailsa Lodge, Nursing Home, Killaire Avenue, Bangor. Date and place of birth: 14 Jul 1918, Exeter. Widower. Usual address: 20 Bryansford Meadow, Bangor, BT20 3NX. Cause of death: (1) chronic Renal Failure (2) Hypertension. Informant: Gordon Jackson, son, 18 Lisbane Park, Conlig, Newtonards