Lydia Perkins was born on 21 November 1801, in Williamstown, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States as the daughter of Paul Perkins and Rosanna Perkins. She married Asa Burdick on 10 August 1820, in Berlin, Rensselaer, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Andover, Allegany, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died on 21 January 1877, in Andover, Andover, Allegany, New York, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Krusen-Hardy Cemetery, Andover, Andover, Allegany, New York, United States.
English: patronymic from Perkin , also found throughout mid and south Wales.