The Lyons-Ryan Family of 'Ellendale', Marong, Victoria

Photo Gallery: Patrick and Ellen Lyons

This Gallery contains photos of Patrick and Ellen Lyons and other images relevant to them.

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Ellen Lyons: About 1860 Patrick Lyons: About 1900 Ellen Lyons: About 1900 Ellen Lyons: c. 1926-1927

Top Row (left to right):

  • Ellen Lyons: About 1860. Photo courtesy Vincent Bowen, great-grandson of Patrick and Ellen Lyons.
  • Patrick Lyons: About 1900.
  • Ellen Lyons: About 1900.
  • Ellen Lyons. Photo reported to be taken at Christmas 1927. However, the same photograph accompanied an article on Ellen Lyons in "The Morning Post" newspaper of Friday 3 December 1926 (that date also not confirmed).



Ellen Lyons: about 1930 The 'Ellenborough' under tow: 1854-1862 The 'Ellenborough': 1854-1862 'Ellendale': about 1880

Second Row (left to right):

  • Ellen Lyons: about 1930.
  • The 'Ellenborough' under tow: 1854-1862 (Steam Tug "Washington" towing the ship "Ellenborough" in a strong North Easter - Frederick Garling). Image: State Library of New South Wales.
  • The 'Ellenborough': 1854-1862 (Detail from Frederick Garling image: Steam Tug "Washington" towing the ship "Ellenborough" in a strong North Easter). The Ellenborough is the ship that brought William, Mary (Ann) and Ellen Ryan to Australia in 1854 - Image: State Library of New South Wales.
  • 'Ellendale': about 1880. Photo courtesy Kevin Hart, grandson of Patrick and Ellen Lyons - This image available as a high resolution download.



The Lyons family at 'Ellendale' about 1904 Ellen Lyons (right) with son William Patrick Lyons and his wife Johanna: possibly about 1930 Florence Walters, daughter of William and Johanna Lyons, holds the silver plated tray presented to Ellen Lyons on leaving Marong, 4 April 1912 Launch of 'Ellendale and Beyond'; Marsfield, NSW, 1997

Third Row (left to right):

  • The Lyons family at 'Ellendale' about 1904:
    • Rear, from left; Thomas Lyons, Brigid Lyons, James Hart, Ellen Agnes (Cis) Bowen (nee Lyons), George Bowen.
    • Centre, from left; Margaret Roberts (nee Lyons), Arthur Roberts, Ellen Lyons (nee Ryan), Patrick Lyons, Veronica Hart (being nursed), Johanna Hart (nee Lyons).
    • Front, from left; Dorothy Armstrong, four Roberts and Bowen children, Marguerita Roberts.
    Photo courtesy Kevin Hart, grandson of Patrick and Ellen Lyons - This image available as a high resolution download.
  • "Ellen Lyons (right) with son William Patrick Lyons and his wife Johanna: possibly about 1930 and possibly at the Sacred Heart Monastery, Kensington, Sydney where William and Johanna's son, Francis Lyons, was studying for the priesthood.
  • Florence Walters, granddaughter of Patrick and Ellen Lyons, holds the silver plated tray presented to Ellen Lyons on leaving Marong, 4 April 1912. Photographed in June 1992, Lawson, NSW
  • Launch of 'Ellendale and Beyond' with Florence Walters (granddaughter of William and Johanna Lyons - holding tray), her husband John Walters and great grandchildren of Patrick and Ellen Lyons; Marsfield, NSW 1997. Photo: Margaret Walters

Lyons' Family Plot, Marong Cemetery Lyons' Headstone, Marong Cemetery    

Third Row (left to right):

  • Lyons' Family Plot, Marong Cemetery where both Patrick and Ellen Lyons are buried, together with Ellen's parents William Ryan and Mary (Ann) Ryan and other members of the family - Brigid Lyons, Thomas Patrick Lyons, Mary Ann Armstrong (nee Lyons), William Armstrong, Kathleen Lyons. Photographed in October 2005.
  • Lyons' Headstone, Marong Cemetery. Photographed in October 2005.


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