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Robert Brydon, III

Male 1906 - 2004  (97 years)


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  • Name Robert Brydon 
    Suffix III 
    Born 30 Oct 1906  Baltimore, Maryland, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1920  Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930  Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1940  , Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Retired 1988 
    Died 15 Feb 2004  Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2425  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 21 Oct 2017 

    Father Dr. George McLaren Brydon,   b. 27 Jun 1875, Danville, Pittsylvania, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Sep 1963, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Anne Natalie Page Coleman,   b. 10 Feb 1878, , Halifax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jan 1961, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 5 Sep 1901  News Ferry, Halifax, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • At Grace Church.
    Family ID F810  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jean Whittet Wood,   b. 22 Jun 1908, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1987, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years) 
    Married 20 May 1933  Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Robert Carter Brydon,   b. 31 Dec 1936, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Nov 2012, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
    +2. Jean Wood Brydon
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2015 
    Family ID F811  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 30 Oct 1906 - Baltimore, Maryland, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 May 1933 - Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 - , Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Feb 2004 - Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hollywood Cemetery, Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Headstones
    Brydon
    Brydon
    Robert Brydon III

    photo by 'gate keeper', findagrave.com

    Weddings
    Robert Brydon marries Jean Wood
    Robert Brydon marries Jean Wood

  • Notes 
    • Robert Brydon III, 97, of Richmond, died February 15, 2004. He was born October 30, 1906 in Baltimore, Md., the son of the late Rev. George MacLaren Brydon D.D. and Nathalie Coleman Brydon of Richmond. He was married for 54 years to Jean Wood Brydon, who predeceased him in 1987. He was also predeceased by his brothers, Captain George M. Brydon Jr., Nathaniel Coleman Brydon; and his sister, Anne Page Brydon. He is survived by his son, Robert Carter Brydon and his wife, Mary Bullard Brydon; his daughter, Jean Brydon Robinson; grandsons, Edward J. Willis III and his wife, [Susan Beatrice Shingleton], and Carter C. Brydon and his wife, Paige; and great-grandsons, Cabell F. Willis, Miller C. Brydon, and MacLaren B. Brydon. He is also survived by step grandchildren, Susannah S. Brown, Joellyn S. Miller, Edward H. Sawyer and his wife, Whitney, Anne R. Burleigh and her husband, [Samuel C. Bowles], Steven D. Robinson and his wife, Gwen, and James L. Robinson and his wife, Catherine. Bob, who grew up in Richmond, attended St. Christopher's School and the University of Virginia. He worked for ten years at the Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Then, while working at the A&P Tea Co., he became a C.P.A. During his accounting career, he was a partner with Baker, Brydon, Reynolds and Witt and Brydon, McRee & Smith, which merged with Dalton, Pennell & Company. He retired in 1988. He was a member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Society of Certified Public Accountants from 1957 to 1960, and was on several committees including the Legislative Affairs Committee, the Professional Ethics Committee, and the Certified Professional Education (CPE) Steering Committee. He was a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Virginia Society of CPAs, and the Estate Planning Council of Richmond. Bob also wrote several articles for the Virginia Accountants Quarterly. He was a member of the Country Club of Virginia, the Society of Colonial Wars, and the Descendants of Signers of the Declaration of Independence. His hobbies were golf, traveling, and woodworking. The family will receive friends 4 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Central Chapel of Bennett Funeral Home, 3215 Cutshaw Ave. Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 18, at St. James's Episcopal Church, with burial following in Hollywood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to the Westminster Canterbury Foundation or St. James's Episcopal Church.