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William Braidwood

Male 1847 - 1912  (65 years)


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  • Name William Braidwood 
    Born 15 May 1847  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
    Christened 15 Aug 1847  St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Gender Male 
    Name William Braidwood 
    Residence 1861  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Church of Scotland 
    Occupation 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Butcher 
    Residence 1871  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Church of Scotland 
    Occupation 1878  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    butcher 
    Occupation 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Butcher 
    Residence 1891  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1901  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Butcher 
    Occupation 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Income 
    Residence 1911  North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-119827 
    Died 24 Nov 1912  [8, 10
    Buried Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 10
    Person ID I119827  Generations
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 

    Father Walter Braidwood,   b. 1808, , Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1888, Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Mother Jennet L. "Janet" Little,   b. CALC 28 Jan 1814, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1886, North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 26 May 1839  Kirktown, Roxburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [11
    Family ID F30046  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Annie Fraser,   b. 25 Aug 1856, , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Walter J. Braidwood,   b. 28 Sep 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William F. Braidwood,   b. 16 Jan 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1924  (Age 42 years)
     3. Hugh McPherson Braidwood,   b. 4 Mar 1887, , USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1960  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F19265  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Annie McPherson,   b. 1854, , Inverness, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1942  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 1 Oct 1878  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
    Children 
     1. Walter Braidwood,   b. 1879, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William F. Braidwood,   b. 16 Jan 1882, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1924  (Age 42 years)
     3. Hugh Braidwood,   b. 1886, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 28 Nov 2022 
    Family ID F275814  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S180] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1901, Dumfries (North) B-2 Page 1.

    2. [S313] Census - ON, Waterloo, Galt - 1851, Div 1 Pg 8.

    3. [S355] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1871, Div. 1, Pg. 9.

    4. [S562] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1911, Div. 1 Page 12.

    5. [S1778] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1861, Div 11 Page 89.

    6. [S29] Church Records - ON, Waterloo, Galt - St. Andrews Presbyerian.
      William BROADWOOD, s/o Walter & Jannet (Little), b. 15 May 1847, bap \endash 15 Aug 1847

    7. [S2042] Census - ON, Waterloo, North Dumfries - 1891, Sect. 2 Page 11.

    8. [S122] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Mount View CC#4495 Internet Link .
      [Woodmen of the World Memorial] William BRAIDWOOD/ died Nov. 24, 1912 - aged 66 years/ Annie BRAIDWOOD/ 1854-1942/ William F. BRAIDWOOD/ died Feb. 8, 1924 - aged 42 years/ Safe in the arms of Jesus/ Evelyn 1922 inf. dau of/ Hugh & Minnie BRAIDWOOD/ BRAIDWOOD/

    9. [S4] Vit - ON - Marriage Registration.
      Name: William Braidwood
      Event Type: Marriage
      Event Date: 01 Oct 1878
      Event Place: Galt, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      Gender: Male
      Age: 31
      Birth Year (Estimated): 1847 Galt
      Occ: butcher - Galt
      Father's Name: Walter Braidwood
      Mother's Name: Janet Little
      Spouse's Name: Annie Mcpherson
      Spouse's Gender: Female
      Spouse's Age: 23
      Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated): 1855 Inverness, Scotland
      Res: Galt
      Spouse's Father's Name: John Mcpherson
      Spouse's Mother's Name: Janett Mcdonald.

    10. [S3172] Find A Grave, Cemetery, M., America, N., Municipality, W., & Cemetery, M. (1846). William Braidwood (1846-1912) - Find A Grave... Retrieved 22 May 2020, from https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/185712019/william-braidwood.

    11. [S2181] Scotland, Select Marriages, 1561-1910.
      Name:Jannet Little
      Gender:Female
      Marriage Date:26 May 1839
      Marriage Place:Kirktown,Roxburgh,Scotland
      Spouse:Walter Broadwood
      FHL Film Number:1067947

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 May 1847 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 15 Aug 1847 - St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church of Scotland - 1861 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Church of Scotland - 1871 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - butcher - 1878 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Oct 1878 - Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1891 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Butcher - 1901 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Income - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1911 - North Dumfries Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount View Cemetery, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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