The Brydons

Scotland to Canada

Andrew Williamson Brydon

Andrew Williamson Brydon

Male 1885 - 1939  (53 years)

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  • Name Andrew Williamson Brydon 
    Born 20 Jun 1885  Cramond, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Residence 1891  Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1901  Sinclairtown, Dysart, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a brass finisher apprentice.
    Immigration 1911  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arrived in Halifax on board the Sicilian in April
      His occupation: brass finisher.
    Residence 1911  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • record from the census district of East Toronto.
    Residence 1921  Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • He's a machinist.
      42 Walder Ave.
    Died 7 Apr 1939 
    Buried Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I94  Brydon family tree
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2017 

    Father Walter Brydon,   b. 5 Mar 1851, , Selkirk, Selkirkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1936, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Mother Agnes Williamson,   b. 18 Nov 1854, , Falkland, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1909, , Dysart, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 1880  , Falkland, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F882  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Bella Davidson,   b. 9 May 1887, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jan 1961, Port Credit, Peel Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Married 1910  , Dysart, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Isabella Lawson Brydon,   b. 27 Sep 1911, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    +2. Edward Walter Brydon,   b. Abt 1918, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1963, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 45 years)
    +3. James Davidson Brydon,   b. 28 Dec 1919, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1982  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2017 
    Family ID F263  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 20 Jun 1885 - Cramond, Midlothian, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891 - Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1901 - Sinclairtown, Dysart, Fife, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1910 - , Dysart, Fife, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 1911 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1911 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1921 - Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Toronto, York Co., Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    Andrew Brydon
    Andrew Brydon

    Andrew Williamson Brydon,
    founder of Brydon Brass
    Andrew Brydon
    Andrew Brydon
    photo courtesy Linda Brydon Rae

    Documents
    patent document
    patent document
    pump
    Dental Arm, patent drawing
    Dental Arm, patent drawing

    Histories
    Brydon Brass Ltd.
    Brydon Brass Ltd.
    927 Dufferin St. Toronto, Ontario
    Brydon Brass logo
    Brydon Brass logo
    Brydon Boy Deluxe 15' outboard runabout
    Brydon Boy Deluxe 15' outboard runabout
    restored 1958 boat
    1958 Brydon Boy Deluxe
    1958 Brydon Boy Deluxe
    Unrestored.
    Showing cedar strip construction.
    1958 Brydon Boy Deluxe
    1958 Brydon Boy Deluxe
    Unrestored.
    Bow detail.
    Brydon Brass catalog page
    Brydon Brass catalog page
    on their 25th anniversary
    Brydon Brass catalog page
    Brydon Brass catalog page
    on their 25th anniversary

    Albums
    Brydons of Brydon Brass
    Brydons of Brydon Brass (28)
    From Scotland in 1911 and settling in Toronto.

  • Notes 
    • Andrew was the founder of Brydon Brass in Rexdale, Ontario, Canada.
      Brydon Brass was bought out by IT &T before 1975, becoming ITT Brydon.
      ITT Brydon went out of business in the early 1980s.

      Inscription on his monument:
      In loving memory of
      Husband of Bella Davidson
      Some day we'll understand