The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Robert Brydon

Robert Brydon

Male 1810 - 1866  (56 years)

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  • Name Robert Brydon 
    Born 30 Aug 1810  , Morebattle, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Emigration 1841 
    He emmigrated around April 
    • On arrival in Galt, Robert III purchased a lot on the west bank of the Grand River one mile or so downstream from Galt. William II purchased a similar lot nearby.
    Residence 1861  Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Nov 1866  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Glen Morris Cemetery, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1484  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2017 

    Father Robert Brydon,   b. 1773, Mosstower, Eckford, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1853, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Janet Young,   b. 1777, , Yetholm, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1858, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Albums
    Brydon - Young family
    Brydon - Young family (76)
    They're from Roxburghshire and settled in Galt, Waterloo Co. before heading to Manitoba and California.
    Family ID F777  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Armstrong,   b. 25 Mar 1813, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Nov 1889, Osprey, Neepawa, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 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 - 30 Aug 1810 - , Morebattle, 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 MapsDied - 3 Nov 1866 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Glen Morris Cemetery, Brant Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Robert Brydon
    Robert Brydon
    This pic comes from the James Young Brydon - Christina Margaret Fraser family.

  • Notes 
    • Stalwart Brydons' Robert III.