Hugh Irons born c1810 Ireland, died 11 Dec 1884, came to NB in 1845 and settled in Saint John. He married Ann Watson, born c1829 in Ireland, died 31 Oct 1869.
The only child mentioned: Mary Ann Irons b. c1850, d. 27 Feb 1852.
PANB:MC80/2592 Graeme F. Somerville’s A library of stone pages and other records of the Wesleyan burial ground, Saint John, NB, page 114.
Samuel Irons was born in 1818 in County Derry, Ireland. He came to NB in 1836 and settled at Youngs Cove, Waterborough Parish, Queens County. He married Jane Christie.
1) Samuel Irons Jr.
2) James Irons
3) William Irons
4) Christie Irons: he settled in Saint John.
PANB:MC80/364 E. Stone Wiggins, History of Queens County, 1876, page 36.