The Brydons

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, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland



 


Notes: No Advantages

This parish possesses no advantages. Upon the hills the soil is in many places mossy and fit for nothing. The air in general is moist. This is occasioned by the height of the hills which continually attract the clouds and the vapour that is continually exhaled from the mossy ground . . . The nearest market town is fifteen miles away and the roads so deep as to be almost impassable. The snow also at times is a great inconvenience, often for many months we can have no intercourse with mankind. And a great disadvantage is the want of bridges so that the traveller is obstructed when the waters are swelled . . . Barley oats and potatoes are the only crops raised. Wheat rye turnips and cabbage are never attempted . . .

There are ten proprietors of land in this parish: none of them resides in it.

Contribution by the Minister of Ettrick Parish, in the county of Selkirk, to the Statistical Account of Scotland, 1799

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County/Shire : Latitude: 55.4190641, Longitude: -3.1489185


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Places
Ettrick Valley, Scotland
Ettrick Valley, Scotland
"Tushielaw Inn and Ettrick Water - The Ettrick valley, a wonderful place and home to James Hogg (The Ettrick Shepherd)"

photo by John Watson

Maps
Ettrick Forest
Ettrick Forest

Birth

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Birth    Person ID 
1 Aitken, Agnes  25 Oct 1841, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I13649
2 Biggar, Elizabeth  2 Feb 1823, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3694
3 Biggar, Elizabeth  Abt 1868, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6644
4 Biggar, George  2 Aug 1862, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I4095
5 Biggar, James  6 Sep 1829, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3695
6 Biggar, James  18 Oct 1866, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I2046
7 Biggar, Janet  4 Dec 1781, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I1847
8 Biggar, John  18 Dec 1820, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3693
9 Biggar, John  18 Nov 1863, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6107
10 Biggar, Margaret Brydon  28 Aug 1865, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6108
11 Biggar, Mary Grieve  8 Oct 1873, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6643
12 Biggar, Walter  21 Apr 1861, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I4094
13 Bryden, Christian  1784, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11877
14 Bryden, Christian  6 Oct 1805, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11652
15 Bryden, Elizabeth  21 Aug 1796, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11650
16 Bryden, George  2 Jan 1766, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I5737
17 Bryden, George  1 Apr 1787, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I5738
18 Bryden, James  4 Aug 1794, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I4154
19 Bryden, James  5 Mar 1809, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I1601
20 Bryden, Janet  21 Sep 1794, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11651
21 Bryden, John  4 Aug 1796, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I4155
22 Bryden, Katherine  1783, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11814
23 Bryden, Walter  1785, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11623
24 Brydon, Agnes  20 Apr 1795, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I415
25 Brydon, Annie  23 Jun 1859, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I2760
26 Brydon, Annie D.  1888, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I13020
27 Brydon, Christian  20 Aug 1826, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I9273
28 Brydon, Christian  2 Jan 1869, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11062
29 Brydon, Elizabeth  1877, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11064
30 Brydon, Francis  26 May 1818, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I1854

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Christened

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Christened    Person ID 
1 Aitken, Agnes  22 Dec 1841, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I13649
2 Amos, Agnes  22 Apr 1814, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I10955
3 Amos, Agnes  2 Mar 1830, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3498
4 Amos, James  25 Aug 1814, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3499
5 Bryden, Adam  17 Aug 1766, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3664
6 Bryden, Agnes  21 Jun 1803, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12063
7 Bryden, Catherine  8 Mar 1764, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3680
8 Bryden, Chirstan  12 Oct 1748, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12897
9 Bryden, Christian  29 Aug 1784, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11877
10 Bryden, Helen  9 May 1790, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11962
11 Bryden, Hellen  17 Jan 1762, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I13644
12 Bryden, Isabel  7 Oct 1798, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6657
13 Bryden, James  24 Feb 1736, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11932
14 Bryden, James  18 Jun 1772, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3657
15 Bryden, Janet  5 Jun 1792, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I414
16 Bryden, Jannet  21 Aug 1763, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3660
17 Bryden, Jean  13 Mar 1755, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12896
18 Bryden, John  22 Dec 1751, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12901
19 Bryden, John  9 Jan 1753, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12899
20 Bryden, Katherine  17 Aug 1783, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11814
21 Bryden, Margaret  15 Jun 1740, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11934
22 Bryden, Margaret  10 Aug 1792, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11960
23 Bryden, Marrion  2 Jul 1758, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12900
24 Bryden, Marron  2 Jun 1734, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11931
25 Bryden, Thomas  13 Jan 1731, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11624
26 Bryden, Walter  29 Aug 1737, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11933
27 Bryden, Walter  13 May 1750, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12898
28 Bryden, Walter  5 Aug 1764, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3668
29 Bryden, Walter  7 Aug 1785, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11623
30 Bryden, Walter  27 Apr 1788, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11958

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Died

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Died    Person ID 
1 Amos, Agnes  18 Jun 1814, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I10955
2 Bryden, George  26 Feb 1837, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I5737
3 Bryden, George  14 Nov 1837, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I5738
4 Bryden, John  22 Dec 1752, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I12901
5 Bryden, Katherine  23 Aug 1783, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11814
6 Bryden, Marion  Jun 1842, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11643
7 Brydon, Christian  1953, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11062
8 Brydon, George  1909, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I9274
9 Brydon, Margaret  8 Feb 1850, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I9275
10 Brydon, Walter  12 Sep 1850, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I9276
11 Bryson, Jane  1876, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11971
12 Easton, Jannet  1855, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I8188
13 Grieve, John  4 Apr 1836, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I7296
14 Laidlaw, Elizabeth  1855, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6653
15 Laidlaw, Jannet  10 Dec 1840, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3641
16 Laidlaw, Margaret  18 Dec 1813, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3984
17 Laidlaw, Margaret  1857, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I6654
18 Laidlaw, William  28 Feb 1775, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3989
19 Scott, Helen  6 Jul 1800, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I8634
20 Sword, George Granger  1899, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I5397
21 Sword, William  1865, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I3682

Buried

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   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Buried    Person ID 
1 Biggar, Janet  , Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I1847

Residence

Matches 1 to 9 of 9

   Last Name, Given Name(s)    Residence    Person ID 
1 Brydon, Annie D.  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I13020
2 Brydon, Christian  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11062
3 Brydon, Elizabeth  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11064
4 Brydon, George  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I9274
5 Brydon, Margaret  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11063
6 Brydon, Mary Sword  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11065
7 Brydon, William  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I8890
8 Laidlaw, Isabella  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11559
9 Sword, Christian  1891, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland I11061

Married

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   Family    Married    Family ID 
1 Biggar / Brydon  23 Nov 1859, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1279
2 Biggar / Johnstone  25 Jun 1779, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1278
3 Biggar / Scott  28 Feb 1852, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1796
4 Bryden / Anderson  26 Dec 1760, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F3903
5 Bryden / Ballantyne  25 Dec 1760, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1274
6 Bryden / Ballantyne  12 Sep 1782, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1270
7 Bryden / Beaty  25 Dec 1747, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F3990
8 Bryden / Hogg  27 Jun 1746, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1414
9 Bryden / Laidlaw  25 Dec 1761, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1268
10 Bryden / Laidlaw  4 Jul 1794, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F392
11 Bryden / Linton  22 Dec 1727, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1932
12 Bryden / Tait  28 Nov 1740, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1273
13 Brydon / Ballantyne  25 Oct 1734, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1771
14 Brydon / Biggar  29 May 1812, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F599
15 Brydon / Grieve  25 Nov 1825, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F3129
16 Brydon / Halliday  24 Dec 1802, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1364
17 Brydon / Hog  27 Jun 1746, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1419
18 Brydon / Hogg  3 May 1814, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F2
19 Brydon / Scott  24 Mar 1809, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1011
20 Brydon / Sword  1867, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F3702
21 Cleghorn / Oliver  14 Jun 1799, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1797
22 Coltard / Bryden  25 Sep 1767, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F3130
23 Dalgliesh / Grieve  13 Jun 1783, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F4105
24 Dickson / Brydon  1914, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F4081
25 Hogarth / Brydon  8 Dec 1843, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F474
26 Hogg / Hislope  20 Apr 1775, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1803
27 Hogg / Laidlaw  27 May 1765, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1370
28 Hogg / Oliver  26 Jan 1810, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F113
29 Laidlaw /   19 Dec 1774, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F2163
30 Laidlaw / Beatty  20 Jun 1755, Ettrick, Selkirkshire, Scotland F1266

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