The Brydons

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William Brydon

William Brydon

Male 1854 - 1922  (67 years)

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  • Name William Brydon 
    Born 27 Aug 1854  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1861  Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1881  Little Saskatchewan, Western Extension, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Living with widowed mom and brother George.
    Residence 1884  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1894  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a carpenter at the time of his marriage.the birth of Armstrong.
    Residence 1901  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a carpenter.
    Residence 1911  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a machinist. Living at 57 Cedar St.
    Residence 1921  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a pattern maker.
    Died 7 Jan 1922  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1488  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 12 Apr 2017 

    Father 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) 
    Mother 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 
    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.
    Family ID F483  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jennie Cornell,   b. 6 Aug 1868, Hamilton, Wentworth Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Feb 1930, London, Middlesex Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 30 May 1893  Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Armstrong Turnbul Brydon,   b. 19 Apr 1894, Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 55 years)
    +2. Fleming Telfer Brydon,   b. 7 Jan 1897, Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1958, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
    Last Modified 22 Jun 2015 
    Family ID F523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Aug 1854 - North 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 - 1881 - Little Saskatchewan, Western Extension, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1884 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 May 1893 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1894 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 7 Jan 1922 - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Galt, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    'The Stalwart Brydons'
    "The Stalwart Brydons"
    Studio portrait of members of the Brydon - Young line.
    The occasion is a family reunion.
    William Brydon
    William Brydon

    Documents
    William Brydon, Waterloo, death cert
    William Brydon, Waterloo, death cert

    Histories
    Brydons in North Dumfries Twp., County of Waterloo, Ontario
    Brydons in North Dumfries Twp., County of Waterloo, Ontario
    Page 2 from the Gazeteer and Directory of the County of Waterloo 1867

    abbreviations used:
    f - freeholder (owns land)
    h - householder (does not own)

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

  • Notes 
    • Stalwart Brydons' William III.

      He was active in the militia, becoming a sergeant by 1881.