Noted events in her life were:
• Census, 1870, Indiana, Grant County, Fairmount Township, Image 26 of 41. Age 27 yrs., keeps house.
Lydia married Thomas Said, son of William Said and Anna Smith, on 22 Apr 1860 in Grant, Indiana. (Thomas Said was born in 1833 in Indiana and died on 6 Dec 1885 in Poplar Bluff, Butler, Missouri, United States.)