The Brydons

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Thomas Beattie Bryden

Male 1830 - 1879  (48 years)


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  • Name Thomas Beattie Bryden 
    Born 4 Sep 1830  , Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1841  Halldykes, Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1850  Delmar, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a laborer. In his brother James' household.
    Religion 1860  Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a surveyor.
    Died 31 Mar 1879  Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • "effects of an accident"
      Thomas B. Bryden, 1878. In March, 1878, Mr. Bryden died from the effects of an accident, and Charles F. Veil was appointed to fill the vacancy.

      --- source: History Of Tioga County, Brown Co. --
    Buried Wellsboro Cemetery, Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I8432  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 10 Jan 2019 

    Father John Bryden,   b. 1781, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Sep 1849, Halldykes, Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Mother Esther Stewart Craig,   d. Bef 1841 
    Married 6 Nov 1809  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2717  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Beulah E. Strait,   b. 20 Mar 1837, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1917, Dorset, Bennington, Vermont, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married 11 Dec 1856  Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. Ada Stewart Bryden,   b. 1858, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar 1956, Brooklyn, Kings, New York, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 98 years)
    Last Modified 26 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F3253  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 4 Sep 1830 - , Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1841 - Halldykes, Dryfesdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Delmar, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Dec 1856 - Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsReligion - 1860 - Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 31 Mar 1879 - Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Wellsboro Cemetery, Wellsboro, Tioga, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • A Captain in the 149th Pennsylvania Volunteer Infantry in the Civil War. Discharged March 30 1863.
      He was chief engineer of the Tioga Fire Department.
      He was Tioga County treasurer at the time of his death.

      Died? Death of Thomas B. Bryden - - on Sunday from the injuries sustained in an accident of the 20th ult. He was born at Halldykes, near Lockerbie, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, Sept. 4, 1830. He left and came to America in the year 1850. Subsequently he obtained a knowledge of Civil Engineering (from) his elder brother, James Bryden, now dec'd, in surveying lands of the Bingham Estate. In 1856, his brother died and he accepted the position of surveyor for the estate. In 1857, he was married to Miss Buelah Straight, who with one child survives him. In 1862 he entered the service as Captain of a Company of Volunteers. His company was on duty in and around Washington until 1863. When Mr. Bryden retired from the service. In 1870, he entered the employ of the Delaware and Hudson Canal Company for 2 years. He then returned to his old position in the Bingham Estate Office, and left there April last to become surveyor of the Pa. Joint Lumber and Land Co. The funeral was attended from Mr. Bryden's late residence on Central.