Lyon County, Kansas
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Lyon County
Lyon County was founded on February 5, 1862 and was named after General Nathaniel Lyon, who was killed at the Battle of Wilson's Creek in the Civil War. Emporia is the county seat.



Agnes City .... Americus .... Center .... Elmendaro .... Emporia .... Fremont .... Ivy .... Jackson .... Pike .... Reading .... Waterloo UNINCORPORATED  COMMUNITIES Miller ... Plymouth    


Admire .... Allen .... Americus .... Bushong .... Emporia ... Hartford .... Neosho Rapids .... Olpe .... Reading

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