The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Walter Brydon

Male 1859 - 1947  (88 years)


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  • Name Walter Brydon 
    Born 15 Feb 1859  Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a farmer.
    Residence 1901  Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1911  Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1921  Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 18 Dec 1947  Glen Allan, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • arteriosclerotic heart disease.
    Buried Woodlawn Cemetery, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1686  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 26 Jul 2019 

    Father Robert Brydon,   b. 21 May 1805, , Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Aug 1880, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Helen Elliott,   b. 9 Jan 1819, , Lyne and Megget, Peeblesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1901, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 29 Jan 1841  Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F513  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean Mitchell Taylor,   b. 27 Feb 1871, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Dec 1945, Glen Allan, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 29 May 1895 
    Children 
     1. Ruth Christiana Brydon,   b. 16 Feb 1897, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Sep 1943, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years)
     2. Helen Tait Brydon,   b. 8 Feb 1899, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Aug 1941, Guelph City, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
    +3. James Douglas Brydon,   b. 15 Dec 1901, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1977, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    +4. Walter Glassford Brydon,   b. 22 Nov 1903, Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1982  (Age 78 years)
     5. Jean Agnes Brydon,   b. 7 Feb 1906, Mosborough, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1987  (Age 80 years)
    +6. Robert William Brydon,   b. 11 Oct 1908, Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1979  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 9 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F468  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Feb 1859 - Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Guelph, Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Guelph Twp., Wellington Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Dec 1947 - Glen Allan, 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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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Walter Brydon - Jean Taylor family
    Walter Brydon - Jean Taylor family

    back row: Walter, Robert, James and Helen
    front: Mrs. Brydon, Jean, Ruth and Walter G.

    photo from Wellington County Museum - http://www.wcm.on.ca

  • Notes 
    • He's a witness at his brother John's wedding in March 1880.
      They took over the homestead after Robert died.
      His sister Janet is living with him in 1911.

      British Home Children:
      James Abbott, 15, domestic for Walter Brydon and family in Guelph, Wellington, Ont. James arrived in Canada in 1911 on SS Corsican with Farmers & Domestics.