The National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution Volume 74
Mrs. Grace James Bacon.
Born in Tioga County, Pa.
Wife of John E. Bacon, M. D.
Descendant of Sergt. John Ryon.
Daughter of John D. James (b. 1842) and Emma Ryon (b. 1851), his wife, m. 1867.
Granddaughter of Harris T. Ryon (1816-99) and Elizabeth Sherwood (1819-81), his wife, m. 1843.
Gr-granddaughter of John Ryon (1787-1859) and Susannah Tubbs (1794-1881), his wife.
Gr-gr-granddaughter of John Ryon and Inman, his wife.
John Ryon (1748-1832) served as sergeant under Capt. Solomon Strong and Capt. Elisha Chapman, 1777-83. He received a pension in Pennsylvania, 1818, and his honorable discharge signed by Washington is filed with the application. He died in Tioga County, Pa.
Also No. 26546.