The Brydons

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Elsie Geneva Brydon

Female 1907 - 2001  (93 years)


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  • Name Elsie Geneva Brydon 
    Born 3 Jun 1907  Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1920  , Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1930  Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1940  Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Her dad is staying with her.
    Died 4 Feb 2001  Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Moss Side Cemetery, Cumberland Center, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I6728  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 14 Jul 2016 

    Father Isaac Wallace Brydon,   b. 16 Apr 1865, Cornwallis, Kings Co., Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1954, Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years) 
    Mother Hattie Geneva Harris,   b. 8 Sep 1873, Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1932, Falmouth, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years) 
    Married 8 Oct 1902  Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1734  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Guy Elvin Burnell,   b. 15 Mar 1906, Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1986, , Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 5 Nov 1927  Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Jean L. Burnell,   b. 1929, Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Aug 2018  (Age 89 years)
     2. Marjorie L. Burnell
     3. Barbara E. Burnell
     4. Donald B. Burnell,   b. 13 Dec 1934, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Mar 2019, Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     5. David P. Burnell,   b. 2 Jun 1946,   d. 5 May 2017, North Yarmouth, Cumberland, Maine, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years)
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2013 
    Family ID F2249  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 3 Jun 1907 - Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1920 - , Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 5 Nov 1927 - Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1940 - Cumberland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 4 Feb 2001 - Portland, Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Moss Side Cemetery, Cumberland Center, Cumberland, Maine, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • Elise B. Burnell, 93, of Longwoods Road in Cumberland Center, died Feb. 4, 2001, at a Portland health care facility.

      She was born in Portland, a daughter of Isaac and Hattie Harris Brydon, and graduated from Greely Institute, class of 1924. She married Guy E. Burnell in 1927.

      She worked as a seamstress for Rines Brothers and for the Porteous Co. from 1964 until she retired in 1977.

      She enjoyed sewing, knitting sweaters and making wedding gowns for family and friends. She liked puzzles, cryptograms, cribbage and the Boston Red Sox.

      She was a member of the Cumberland Historical Society, a frequent Blue Ribbon winner in sewing at the Cumberland County Fair, and a member of the Cumberland Congregational Church U.C.C.

      Surviving are three daughters, Jean Crawford of Cumberland Center, Marjorie Eames of Westbrook and Barbara Thompson of Portland; two sons, Donald Burnell of South Portland and David Burnell of North Yarmouth; 16 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.

      There will be no visitation. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at the Congregational Church of Cumberland U.C.C. Burial will be in the spring in Moss Side Cemetery, Cumberland. Arrangements are by Lindquist Funeral Home, Yarmouth.

      Portland Press Herald (ME) - Monday, February 5, 2001