The Brydons

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Walter Franklin Brydon

Male 1873 - 1956  (83 years)


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  • Name Walter Franklin Brydon 
    Born 22 Apr 1873  Hespeler, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1881  Muskoka Twp., Muskoka Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1891  Howland Twp., Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1921  Bella Bella, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's an engineer.
    Died 28 Aug 1956  Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Royal Oak Burial Park, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1773  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2016 

    Father Archibald Brydon,   b. 17 Nov 1844, Kirkpatrick-Fleming, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Aug 1934, Forest Hill, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Rebecca Rozety Pannebecker,   b. 25 Sep 1847, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Oct 1905, Muskoka Twp., Muskoka Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1869  Berlin, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F573  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Jane Mackey,   b. 16 Feb 1877, Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1950  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 17 Mar 1894  Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
    +1. Lloyd Franklin Brydon,   b. 16 Jan 1896, Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jan 1968, Chicago, Cook, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    Last Modified 16 Aug 2013 
    Family ID F574  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Edith Matilda Ansty,   b. 1876, Bristol, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Feb 1942, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Married 20 Oct 1924  Bella Bella, British Columbia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 27 May 2012 
    Family ID F280  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 22 Apr 1873 - Hespeler, Waterloo Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1881 - Muskoka Twp., Muskoka Dist., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Howland Twp., Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Mar 1894 - Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Little Current, Manitoulin Dist., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Bella Bella, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Oct 1924 - Bella Bella, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 28 Aug 1956 - Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Royal Oak Burial Park, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Documents
    Lloyd Franklin Brydon's WW2 registration card
    Lloyd Franklin Brydon's WW2 registration card

    Histories
    Addenbrook Island lightstation
    Addenbrook Island lightstation
    Walter and Edith Brydon
    W. F. Brydon buys an island
    W. F. Brydon buys an island

    Recordings
    Lighthouse Keeper vignette.
    Lighthouse Keeper vignette.
    She's Edith Matilda Ansty. She married Walter Franklin Brydon from Hespeler.

    Newspapers
    Looking to buy property
    Looking to buy property

    Places
    Lucy Island, British Columbia
    Lucy Island, British Columbia
    Bella Bella
    Bella Bella
    S.S. Mariposa wrecked near Bella Bella, British Columbia

    Maps
    Brydon Channel, British Columbia
    Brydon Channel, British Columbia

    The area of the British Columbia coastline where Edith Ansty and Walter Brydon operated a lighthouse.

  • Notes 
    • He's an engineer at the time of his first marriage.

      In 1899 in Toronto a Walter Brydon from Bracebridge is granted a 4th class competency certificate as an Engineer of Steamboats.

      He's not with the family in the 1901 census.

      The 1911 census for Atlin, BC shows him living in a predominately Asian comunity of salmon cannery workers. He's a marine engineer working on a steamer. 52 (wks employed at job)84(hrs per wk) district 8 (comox-atlin )pg36