The Brydons

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Cora Grobb

Cora Grobb

Female 1892 - 1963  (70 years)

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  • Name Cora Grobb 
    Born 11 Apr 1892  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1901  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1911  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Township 11, range 7
    Residence 1921  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 26 Feb 1963  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1530  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 12 Feb 2018 

    Father Charles Emerson Grobb,   b. 22 Oct 1859, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Jan 1948, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Margaret Ann Carruthers,   b. 1 Oct 1864, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1943, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 26 Mar 1884  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    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 F485  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Francis Armstrong Brydon,   b. 13 Nov 1885, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Apr 1959, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 18 Feb 1920  Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Stuart Francis Brydon,   b. 11 Dec 1920, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Jan 2005, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    +2. Ralph Gordon Brydon,   b. 30 May 1922, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1967, Austin, RM North Norfolk, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +3. Dr. James Emerson Brydon,   b. 28 Jun 1928, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 2017, Ottawa, Carleton Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    +4. Charles William Brydon,   b. 13 May 1930, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jan 2015, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
    Photos
    Frank Brydon - Cora Grobb family, 1932
    Frank Brydon - Cora Grobb family, 1932
    Summer 1932
    photo by Dave Moore
    photo courtesy Jim Brydon
    Histories
    the Stalwart Brydon family reunion
    the Stalwart Brydon family reunion
    Manitoba, 1994
    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 22 Dec 2010 
    Family ID F490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 11 Apr 1892 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Feb 1920 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Feb 1963 - Portage La Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Evergreen Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Portage la Prairie, Manitoba, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Cora Brydon
    Cora Brydon

    Summer 1932
    photo by Dave Moore
    photo courtesy Jim Brydon

    Histories
    Frank Brydon and family, 1957
    Frank Brydon and family, 1957

    this photo courtesy Dianne Brydon

  • Notes 
    • CORA BRYDON The death of Mrs. Cora Brydon, widow of the late Frank A. Brydon, in the Portage General Hospital, February 26, comes as a shock to her many friends and relatives in the community where she was well and favorably known. Born on the farm of her late pioneer parents, Mr. and Mrs. Charles E. Grobb, she was educated in Portage school later graduating as a teacher and served on the. staff of the Indian Residential School. Mrs. Brydon was a faithful member of Grace Methodist Church, later of Trinity United Church. A pioneer member of Group II and Charter member of Mount Pleasant Hospital Guild; also the Ladies' Conservative Association. Her husband predeceased her in 1959. Left to mourn her loss are four sons, Stuart and Ralph of Winnipeg; James in Ottawa, and William on the home farm; one sister Mrs. J. Roy Colwill; and' one brother C. R. Grobb of Portage; and eight grandchildren. The funeral will be held p.m. Thursday, February 28, from Trinity United Church in Portage. Interment will be in the family plot, in Evergreen Memorial Gardens. Trimble-Kains Funeral Home in charge.

      -- Winnipeg Free Press, Wednesday, February 27, 1963 - Page 33 --