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Phyllis Lyon

Phyllis Lyon was a lesbian feminist and gay rights activist. She was a co-founder of The Daughters of Bilitis, an American lesbian organization. She and her wife Del Martin were the first same sex couple to be married in San Francisco in 2004, but the marriage was nullified. In 2008 they were the first same-sex couple to be married in San Francisco after same-sex marriage was legalized in California.

Names Phyllis Lyon (Main)
BE [n74.154]
Related Pages https://lglc.ca/person/PLYO/
https://viaf.org/viaf/16346167/
Birth Date 1924/11/10
Birth Place https://lglc.ca/place/TULS/
Activist [Yes - Pro]
Identities Lesbian
BG [n74.154] Straight

BG [Tina Gianoulis, “Lyon, Phyllis, (b. 1924) and Del Martin (1921-2008),” GLBTQ Archive, 2004, http://www.glbtqarchive.com/ssh/lyon_p_S.pdf]

American

BG [“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon | Profile,” LGBT Religious Archives Network, n.d., https://lgbtqreligiousarchives.org/profiles/del-martin-phyllis-lyon]

Occupations Academic

ISBN:9780810872264

Writer

ISBN:9780810872264

Journalist

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon,” LGBT History Month, n.d., https://lgbthistorymonth.com/del-martin-phyllis-lyon?tab=biography

Associated People https://lglc.ca/person/DMART/
(Coauthors)
Professional
Occupational
1969

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon | Profile,” LGBT Religious Archives Network, n.d., https://lgbtqreligiousarchives.org/profiles/del-martin-phyllis-lyon

https://lglc.ca/person/DMART/
(Coactivists, Lovers, and Partners)
Personal
Social
1974/09

https://lglc.ca/event/n74.154

https://lglc.ca/person/DMART/
(Lovers)
Personal
Romantic
1952

BCDF [http://www.glbtqarchive.com/ssh/lyon_p_S.pdf(http://goo.gl/5Oz51L)]

https://lglc.ca/person/DMART/
(Partners)
Personal
Romantic

BCF [ISBN:9780810872264]

https://lglc.ca/person/DMART/
(Coactivists)
Personal
Social
1974/09

BCDF [n74.154]

Associated Organizations https://lglc.ca/organization/[NOWNYC]/ (Member)
1970

ISBN:9780810872264

https://lglc.ca/organization/CRH/ (Board Member)

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon | Profile,” LGBT Religious Archives Network, n.d., https://lgbtqreligiousarchives.org/profiles/del-martin-phyllis-lyon

https://lglc.ca/organization/CRH/ (Founder)
1964

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon,” LGBT History Month, n.d., https://lgbthistorymonth.com/del-martin-phyllis-lyon?tab=biography

https://lglc.ca/organization/DOB/ (Founder)
1955 - 1974/09

https://lglc.ca/event/n74.154


ISBN:0805738630

https://lglc.ca/organization/NSDF/ (Founder)
1968

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon | Profile,” LGBT Religious Archives Network, n.d., https://lgbtqreligiousarchives.org/profiles/del-martin-phyllis-lyon

https://lglc.ca/organization/IASHS/ (Founder)

“Del Martin & Phyllis Lyon | Profile,” LGBT Religious Archives Network, n.d., https://lgbtqreligiousarchives.org/profiles/del-martin-phyllis-lyon

Associated Periodicals https://lglc.ca/periodical/p212/ (Editor)

ISBN:0805738630

https://lglc.ca/periodical/p212/ (Editor)

BE [ISBN:0805738630]