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Lyon Hall

Lyon Hall, located in Demopolis, Marengo County, is a Greek Revival mansion constructed between 1850 and 1853 for attorney George Gaines Lyon. The family resided in the home until 1996, and it was donated to the Marengo County Historical Society the following year. Lyon was a member of a prominent Alabama family that included politician and attorney Francis Strother Lyon; businessman, military figure, and politician George Strother Gaines; and noted U.S. general Edmund Pendleton Gaines.
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