Thomas J. Lanyon, postmaster at Little Sioux, was born in Pa. in 1848; moved with his parents to Monona County, Ia., in 1858; thence to this place in 1865. In 1870 he was appointed postmaster, and about the same time engaged in the fancy grocery business.
Biographical Sketch of Thomas J. Lanyon
MLA Source Citation:History of Western Iowa: Its Settlement and Growth. Sioux City: Western Publishing Company. 1882. AccessGenealogy.com. Web. 9 March 2014. http://www.accessgenealogy.com/iowa/biographical-sketch-of-thomas-j-lanyon.htm - Last updated on Aug 3rd, 2012
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