The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Margaret Armstrong

Margaret Armstrong

Female 1813 - 1889  (76 years)

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  • Name Margaret Armstrong 
    Born 25 Mar 1813  Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1861  Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1871  Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Living on lot 2 con 8, next door to son Francis.
    Residence 1881  Little Saskatchewan, Western Extension, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • widowed living with her two sons.
    Residence 1884  Neepawa, RM Langford, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    the home of her two youngest children 
    Died 6 Nov 1889  Osprey, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Riverside Cemetery, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1483  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2017 

    Family Robert Brydon,   b. 30 Aug 1810, , Morebattle, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Nov 1866, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 3 Nov 1843  Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Francis Armstrong Brydon,   b. 9 Jan 1841, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1912, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    +2. Robert Armstrong Brydon,   b. 25 Dec 1844, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1923, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. John Brydon,   b. 11 Feb 1848, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Feb 1914, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    +4. James Young Brydon,   b. 25 Dec 1849, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Sep 1918, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
    +5. Ellen Mary Brydon,   b. 1 Jul 1851, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Aug 1925, Mayfield, RM Westbourne, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
    +6. William Brydon,   b. 27 Aug 1854, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1922, Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
    +7. Walter Brydon,   b. 9 May 1856, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1926, Neepawa, RM Langford, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
    +8. George Brydon,   b. 10 Jul 1858, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Nov 1935, Calgary, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Walter Brydon's story
    Walter Brydon's story

    Walter Brydon describes pioneer life in Manitoba.
    This is an oral history compiled and finished by Nora and Bert Brydon in January 1967.
    Albums
    Brydon - Young family
    Brydon - Young family (76)
    They're from Roxburghshire and settled in Galt, Waterloo Co. before heading to Manitoba and California.
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2017 
    Family ID F483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Mar 1813 - Roxburghshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 3 Nov 1843 - Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1861 - Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Little Saskatchewan, Western Extension, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - the home of her two youngest children - 1884 - Neepawa, RM Langford, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 6 Nov 1889 - Osprey, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Riverside Cemetery, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    Margaret Armstrong Brydon
    image from by Mildred Shlotzhauer, descendant of Ellen Hunter Brydon (11489)
    'The Stalwart Brydons'
    "The Stalwart Brydons"
    Studio portrait of members of the Brydon - Young line.
    The occasion is a family reunion.

    Documents
    Margaret Brydon petitions the court
    Margaret Brydon petitions the court
    Document giving Margaret guardianship over her children after her husband's death.

    courtesy Jim Brydon

    Headstones
    Brydon - Armstrong
    Brydon - Armstrong
    "In memory of Margaret Armstrong, relict of the late Robert Brydon who died Nov. 6, 1889 aged 76 Yrs 7 Mos & 12 Days."

    photo by James Brydon
    Brydon - Armstrong
    Brydon - Armstrong
    Margaret Armstrong

    "She was a tender mother here
    And in her life the Lord did fear:
    We trust our loss will be her gain,
    And that with Christ she's gone to reign."

    photo by James Brydon

    Newspapers
    'A stalwart family'
    "A stalwart family"
    Brydon reunion:
    "..the first time they have all been together for fifteen years."

  • Notes 
    • Stalwart Brydons' Margaret I.