William Brodie

Male2 August 1755–March 1766

Brief Life History of William

When William Brodie was christened on 2 August 1755, in Fordyce, Banffshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, his father, George Broadie, was 21 and his mother, Margaret Bruce, was 33. He died in March 1766, in his hometown, at the age of 10.

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George Broadie
Margaret Bruce
Margaret Brodie
George Brodie
William Brodie
Ann Brodie
Alexander Brodie
William Brodie

Sources (2)

  • William Brodie, "Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
  • William Brodie, 'Scotland, Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950' on MyHeritage

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Siblings (6)

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Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from Brodie Castle in Moray. The placename is Brothach ‘muddy place’ in Gaelic rather than bruthach ‘steep place’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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