Michael Lydon, born in Ireland, possibly County Cork, died c1869. He married, 11 Sep 1865, Catherine Whalen, born in Waterford, County Cork, Ireland. (Waterford is in Co. Waterford, not Co. Cork. There is also a Waterford in Co. Antrim) She came to NB as young girl. The family settled in Saint John.

1) Thomas Lydon b. 24 Aug 1866, d. Feb 1918, m. 29 Nov 1894 Helen Getchell b. c1875 d/o Thomas and Ann (Robinson) Getchell of Moncton
2) Bidilla H. Lydon b. 20 Feb 1868, m. 1 May 1893 Frederick R. Nash.

PANB:MC1/Lydon: 6 pages: Catherine (Whalen) Lydon married (2nd) 28 Jul 1873 Robert Rogerson of Moncton. This family moved to Johnville, NB after 1877.