Joseph Columbus Ryon
bn November 3, 1857 in New Market, Jefferson Co. TN
died July 17, 1919.
Son of William Simpson Ryon and Sarah Massey
He married Lydia Elizabeth Scott December 25, 1884 in Morgan Co. TN.
Lydia was born December 7, 1863 and died November 23, 1943.
She was the daughter of Columbus C. Scott and Nancy Lavender.
Grand-daughter of Julian Frazier Scott and Martha A. Byrd
and George Washington Lavender and Patsy Howard.
Great-granddaughter of Daniel Simeon Lavender and Elizabeth (Lavender Graves)
and Samuel Scott Sr. and Lydia Long.