The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

John G. Richardson

Male 1840 - 1907  (66 years)


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  • Name John G. Richardson 
    Born 12 Oct 1840  Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  , Eccles, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Living at Boughtrigg Farm.
    Immigration 1842  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1852  Garafraxa Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1871  Garafraxa Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Married, one child.
    Residence 1881  Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • His occupation is gentleman.
    Residence 1891  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a retired farmer.
      4 entries later in the census is James Algie (i1296) and Annie Aitcheson family.
    Residence 1901  Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Jun 1907  Arthur, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1561  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 28 Mar 2016 

    Father Andrew Richardson,   b. 4 Aug 1813, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1902, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Margaret Gibson,   b. 1813, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jul 1884, Fergus, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years) 
    Married 1838  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F585  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Christiana Brydon,   b. Apr 1843, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1896, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 53 years) 
    Married 16 Mar 1865  Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Christina Richardson,   b. 1866, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 24 Sep 2011 
    Family ID F469  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Oct 1840 - Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - , Eccles, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1842 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1852 - Garafraxa Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 16 Mar 1865 - Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1871 - Garafraxa Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 13 Jun 1907 - Arthur, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • John G., b. Garafraxa, 1840, m. Christina Brydon (d.). He was brought up in West Garafraxa, leaving home at the age of fourteen, and depending on himself for his success. In 1865 he purchased 100 acres of land, lot 23, Con. 10 and a few years later purchased an additional 100 acres across the road. He later came to Guelph City, where he was in the coal and wood business for ten years, after which he retired from active business. He now lives on the London Road, Guelph City.

      Historical Atlas of the County of Wellington, Ontario.
      Toronto: Historical Atlas Publishing Co., 1906