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Alexander Bryden

Alexander Bryden

Male 1850 - 1917  (67 years)

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  • Name Alexander Bryden 
    Born 2 Jul 1850  Carbondale, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1860  Jenkins Twp., Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1870  Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1900  Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1910  , Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Widowed, living with two daughters and a son-in-law.
    Died 26 Sep 1917  Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Pittston City Cemetery, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I5515  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 14 Sep 2016 

    Father Andrew Bryden,   b. 10 Jan 1826, , Dailly, Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Aug 1901, Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Ann Law,   b. 6 Mar 1828, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Jun 1856, Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years) 
    Married 6 Jun 1845 
    Family ID F1439  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Law,   b. 24 Dec 1850, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jul 1905, Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 18 Oct 1872  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Pittston Gazette, Luzerne, Thursday, 31 Oct 1872

      Alexander BRYDEN m/Miss Maggie LAW, daughter of Wm LAW, Esq last Friday. After breakfast the happy couple started for NY city accompanied by the bridesmaid, Miss Jennie B. LAW and the groomsman Mr. P. C. EVANS of Easton.
    Children 
    +1. Anna L. Bryden,   b. 6 Aug 1873, Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Aug 1936, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +2. Catherine Bryden,   b. 31 Dec 1874, Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1962, Westville, Laporte, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. William L. Bryden,   b. 2 Oct 1876, , Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Mar 1921, Eastern Penn, Chester, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    +4. Andrew Dudley Bryden,   b. 29 Oct 1883, West Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jun 1954, Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
     5. Helen Bryden,   b. 4 Aug 1885,   d. 15 Jun 1890  (Age 4 years)
     6. Margaret Louise Bryden,   b. 9 Feb 1888, Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 1947, Carbondale, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
    Last Modified 16 Dec 2014 
    Family ID F1860  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 2 Jul 1850 - Carbondale, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Jenkins Twp., Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1870 - Pittston, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 18 Oct 1872 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1910 - , Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Sep 1917 - Dunmore, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Pittston City Cemetery, Luzerne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Alexander Bryden
    Alexander Bryden

    Headstones
    Bryden - Law
    Bryden - Law

    Alexander Bryden and Margaret Law
    photo by Karl Voigt, Findagrave

    Newspapers
    A Lion-Hearted Scotsman
    A Lion-Hearted Scotsman
    Alexander Bryden of Carbondale, Pennsylvania
    Omaha Daily Bee, June 16 1889

  • Notes 
    • Consulting Mining Engineer for Pennsylvania Coal Co. and Hillside Coal and Iron Co., Second Vice President Scranton Engineers Club.