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Robert Brydon

Male 1818 - 1888  (70 years)


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  • Name Robert Brydon 
    Born 27 Mar 1818  Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Christened Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Male 
    Occupation 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Teacher 
    Residence 1861  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Presbyterian 
    Occupation 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Schoolteacher 
    Residence 1871  Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    C. Presbyterian 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-133756 
    Died 8 Apr 1888  Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Congestion of Lungs 
    Person ID I133756  Generations
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2021 

    Family Margaret Maxwell Jardine,   b. 1817, Stanishwater, Westerkirk, Eskdale, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1871, Hespeler (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Married 25 Jun 1844  Annan, , Dumfries, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
     1. John Brydon,   b. 1859, , Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2021 
    Family ID F33092  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • DIED IN SCOTLAND - By a note received Wednesday evening, we learn that an old resident of Waterloo Township, near Hespeler, Mr. Robert Brydon, died lately in Eskdalemuir, Scotland, of congestion of the lungs. Mr. Brydon will be well remembered by old residents, having taught school for a series of years in S. S. No. 19, Waterloo Township. He was afterward appointed School Inspector for the County, which position he resigned to remove to Scotland. Mr. Brydon was aged 71 years at the time of his death.

      Galt Reporter Apr 27 1888 pg 1

  • Sources 
    1. [S604] Census - ON, Waterloo, Waterloo South - 1871, Div. 2, Pg. 8.

    2. [S2653] aaaaWaterloo Twp. 1861, Sect. 10 Page 69.

    3. [S2190] Scotland, Select Births and Baptisms, 1864-1950.
      Name:Robert Brydon
      Gender:Male
      Birth Date:27 Mar 1818
      Birth Place:, Eskdalemuir, Dumfries, Scotland
      Baptism Place:, Eskdalemuir, Dumfries, Scotland
      Father:Adam Brydon
      FHL Film Number:1067962
      Reference ID:2:161X7JW

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Mar 1818 - Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - - Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 25 Jun 1844 - Annan, , Dumfries, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Teacher - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Presbyterian - 1861 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsOccupation - Schoolteacher - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - C. Presbyterian - 1871 - Waterloo Twp., Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Congestion of Lungs - 8 Apr 1888 - Eskdalemuir, , Dumfries, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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